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This module provides the student with the opportunity to develop and enhance the personal and professional skills necessary for success in both the academic and work environments. Therefore, the focus is on practical development within a meaningful route related case study activity. Students will develop skills through experience in working independently and in groups, research and analysis of information, problem solving, production of reports and essays, and giving presentations to an audience. This module will consequently, provide a vehicle for the introduction of the personal development portfolio.

Note: Subject relates to Diploma in Business Administration

Programme Fee

Awarding Body: 

This programme is designed, delivered, assessed and awarded by SEGi University through the Africa Open Learning Platform. 

Endorsement & Recognition: 

This programme is recognized and endorsed by the Seychelles Qualifications Authority (SQA), established under the Seychelles Qualifications Authority Act of 2005. 

Business & Accounting
  1. Introduction to Cost and Management Accounting                                                               
  2. Accounting for Material                                                                                                
  3. Accounting for Labour                                                                                                  
  4. Accounting for Overhead                                                                                           
  5. Job Costing                                                                                                                            
  6. Cost-Volume Profit Analysis



Assignment 1 - 30% 
Assignment 2 - 30% 
Final Examination - 40% 

Credit Transfer: 
Upon successful completion of this Micro-credential certification in Personal Development & Communication Skills (DIBA), students will be able to transfer grades and credits into the following programme(s):
  1. Diploma in Business Administration
Continuing Education: 

Upon successful completion of this Diploma in Business Administration programme and meeting the necessary entry requirements, students will be able to progress into the following programme(s):

  1. Bachelor of Accounting & Finance (BAF)
  2. Bachelor of Business Management (BBM)
Career Opportunities: 

Students can maximize the benefits of personal development and communication skills in the workplace, seeking out opportunities for self-improvement through workshops, courses, or coaching. Additionally, practice these skills daily, seek feedback from colleagues, and actively apply them in their professional interactions. Students can significantly improve in workplace performance and career prospects.