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Why a Bachelor of Commerce Degree?

The IMM BCom Degree is the ideal qualification for students who would like to achieve a solid business and commercial qualification and get exposure to a broad range of commercial skills while building competence within a business environment.

What You’ll Learn

A broad scope of management knowledge

An understanding of economics and financial management

Marketing and supply chain activities

Collecting and analysing economic, financial and marketing info

Management, marketing, operational and supply chain solutions

Conceptualisation and design of strategic business and marketing plans

Intellectual property, copyright and plagiarism laws

Critical analysis to evaluate potential strategy outcomes

Career Path

Brand Manager

Store Manager

Sales Manager

Brand Co-ordinator

Customer Service

Database Management

Digital Marketing

Direct Marketing

Events and Promotional Management

Market Research

Why Study this Programme and Receive Support from NewBridge?

NewBridge provides a revolutionary learning model, combining full-time lecture and tutorial support with carefully-chosen Short Learning Programmes (SLPs) and a unique Professional Development Programme (PDP). This programme includes SLPs aimed at developing the way you think and preparing you for lifelong learning.

Our Professional Development Programme runs concurrently with your academic programmme, giving you a competitive edge by imparting crucial skills for navigating your academic career, the digital world, the workplace, your finances, and even your personal life.

Learn more

About the IMM Graduate School

The Institute of Marketing Management Graduate School (IMM) has a 70-year history in marketing and business management in South Africa. IMM qualifications are highly-recognised and respected, and candidates holding these qualifications are sought-after in their respective fields.

Programme Content While Studying at NewBridge

6 Months PDP Content

  • Academic Orientation
  • Work Readiness
  • Financial Literacy
  • Personal Development
  • Digital Citizenship

Year 1 Qualification Content

  • Marketing 1
  • Academic Literacy
  • Business Management 1
  • Business Statistics
  • Economic Principles
  • Financial Management 1
  • Supply Chain Management 1

Year 2 Qualification Content

  • Marketing 2
  • Business Management 2
  • Business Research: Theory
  • Financial Management 2
  • Project Management
  • Supply Chain Management 2

Year 3 Qualification Content

  • Marketing 3
  • Business Management 3
  • Business Project
  • Business Research: Project
  • Operations Management
  • Supply Chain Management 3

Bridging the Gap

At NewBridge, we focus on the often-neglected gaps – the transition from the classroom to the lecture theatre, and from the lecture theatre to the boardroom. Our unique and exclusive Professional Development Programme combines modules on the crucial life skills required to confidently navigate the world with relevant Short Learning Programmes from internationally-recognised universities and institutions to boost your skills in your chosen career path.

Your Competitive Edge

Professional Development Programme (PDP)

Our exclusive Professional Development Programme (PDP) equips every NewBridge student with the skills and insights required to create an accomplished career in the field. Our PDP includes modules on Academic Orientation, Work Readiness, Financial Literacy, Personal Development and Digital Citizenship, giving students the tools to make the most of their educational journey and to follow a prosperous career and life path after they graduate.

Learn More

Short Learning Programmes (SLP)

Forming part of your PDP, Short Learning Programmes (SLPs) are short courses offered through a variety of internationally-recognised institutions. Each course at NewBridge is accompanied by a custom set of SLPs which have been chosen for their direct benefit to your study path.

To augment your IMM BCom Degree, you will take part in some of the following SLPs:

  • Learning How to Learn: Powerful mental tools to help you master tough subjects (McMaster University and University of California)
  • Understanding Memory: Explaining the psychology of memory through movies (Wesleyan University)
  • Mindshift: Break through obstacles to learning and discover your hidden potential (McMaster University)
  • Design Thinking for Innovation (University of Virginia)

The skills you learn in these short courses will be integrated into your academic career and beyond, empowering you to develop the mindset and capabilities to embark on a journey of lifelong learning.

A Unique Approach to Tertiary Education

The NewBridge education model is a new approach to education, an evolution in the progress towards a dynamic, comprehensive learning experience. Our teaching methods embrace a wide variety of learning methodologies, including face-to-face learning, workshops, online engagement, blended learning, tutorials, presentations and peer-to-peer collaboration. Our campus is fully digitally-enabled, allowing you to immerse yourself in new and innovative technologies, giving you every advantage possible. Our approach ensures that you are prepared to not only launch your career, but to successfully embrace a lifetime of opportunities.

Fee Structure

Your fees include full-time lecture and tutorial support for your chosen academic programme, our exclusive PDP syllabus, relevant SLPs, use of all campus amenities, and all sport and social activities. You are responsible for paying fees to NewBridge as well as to the external examining bodies for your particular programme.

We have made various payment options available for your convenience. Upon registration, you will be able to select the payment option that works best for you. To view our 2019 fees structure, please click the button below.

Click Here To View Our Fees

Browse Our Programmes

Take charge of your future today with a bursary from NewBridge! Click here to apply for a bursary for one of our programmes.

Please note: As an independent learning platform and environment, NewBridge does not offer, provide or confer qualifications. NewBridge provides support and facilitation towards registered and accredited qualifications from registered local education institutions, such as IMM Graduate School and Physical IQ, as well as Short Learning Programmes from international institutions, such as CTH.

The registered local higher and further education institutions remain responsible for registering students, assessing students’ performance and providing and delivering the curriculum. Furthermore, as an independent learning platform and environment NewBridge curates Short Learning Programmes and non-higher education certifications towards industry and career-aligned programmes and portfolios.

Why a Bachelor of Commerce Degree?

The IMM BCom Degree is the ideal qualification for students who would like to achieve a solid business and commercial qualification and get exposure to a broad range of commercial skills while building competence within a business environment.

What You’ll Learn

A broad scope of management knowledge

An understanding of economics and financial management

Marketing and supply chain activities

Collecting and analysing economic, financial and marketing info

Management, marketing, operational and supply chain solutions

Conceptualisation and design of strategic business and marketing plans

Intellectual property, copyright and plagiarism laws

Critical analysis to evaluate potential strategy outcomes

Career Path

Brand Manager

Store Manager

Sales Manager

Brand Co-ordinator

Customer Service

Database Management

Digital Marketing

Direct Marketing

Events and Promotional Management

Market Research

Why Study this Programme and Receive Support from NewBridge?

NewBridge provides a revolutionary learning model, combining full-time lecture and tutorial support with carefully-chosen Short Learning Programmes (SLPs) and a unique Professional Development Programme (PDP). This programme includes five SLPs aimed at developing the way you think and preparing you for lifelong learning.

Our Professional Development Programme runs concurrently with your academic programmme, giving you a competitive edge by imparting crucial skills for navigating your academic career, the digital world, the workplace, your finances, and even your personal life.

Learn more

About The IMM Graduate School

The Institute of Marketing Management Graduate School (IMM) has a 70-year history in marketing and business management in South Africa. IMM qualifications are highly-recognised and respected, and candidates holding these qualifications are sought-after in their respective fields.

Programme Content While Studying at NewBridge

6 Months PDP Content

  • Academic Orientation
  • Work Readiness
  • Financial Literacy
  • Personal Development
  • Digital Citizenship

Year 1 Qualification Content

  • Marketing 1
  • Academic Literacy
  • Business Management 1
  • Business Statistics
  • Economic Principles
  • Financial Management 1
  • Supply Chain Management 1

Year 2 Qualification Content

  • Marketing 2
  • Business Management 2
  • Business Research: Theory
  • Financial Management 2
  • Project Management
  • Supply Chain Management 2

Year 3 Qualification Content

  • Marketing 3
  • Business Project
  • Business Research: Project
  • Operations Management
  • Supply Chain Management 3

Bridging the Gap

At NewBridge, we focus on the often-neglected gaps – the transition from the classroom to the lecture theatre, and from the lecture theatre to the boardroom. Our unique and exclusive Professional Development Programme combines modules on the crucial life skills required to confidently navigate the world with relevant Short Learning Programmes from internationally-recognised universities and institutions to boost your skills in your chosen career path.

Your Competitive Edge

Professional Development Programme (PDP)

Our exclusive Professional Development Programme (PDP) equips every NewBridge student with the skills and insights required to create an accomplished career in the field. Our PDP includes modules on Academic Orientation, Work Readiness, Financial Literacy, Personal Development and Digital Citizenship, giving students the tools to make the most of their educational journey and to follow a prosperous career and life path after they graduate.

Learn More

Short Learning Programmes (SLP) (PDP)

Forming part of your PDP, SLPs are short courses offered through a variety of internationally-recognised institutions. Each course at NewBridge is accompanied by a custom set of SLPs which have been chosen for their direct benefit to your study path.

To augment your IMM BCom Degree, you will take part in some of the following SLPs:

  • Learning How to Learn: Powerful mental tools to help you master tough subjects (McMaster University and University of California)
  • Understanding Memory: Explaining the psychology of memory through movies (Wesleyan University)
  • Mindshift: Break through obstacles to learning and discover your hidden potential (McMaster University)
  • Design Thinking for Innovation (University of Virginia)

The skills you learn in these short courses will be integrated into your academic career and beyond, empowering you to develop the mindset and capabilities to embark on a journey of lifelong learning.

A Unique Approach to Tertiary Education

The NewBridge education model is a new approach to education, an evolution in the progress towards a dynamic, comprehensive learning experience. Our teaching methods embrace a wide variety of learning methodologies, including face-to-face learning, workshops, online engagement, blended learning, tutorials, presentations and peer-to-peer collaboration. Our campus is fully digitally-enabled, allowing you to immerse yourself in new and innovative technologies, giving you every advantage possible. Our approach ensures graduates are prepared, not only to launch their careers, but are ready to successfully embrace a lifetime of opportunities.

It’s your future. Take charge of it today.

Click here to apply

Fee Structure

Your fees include full-time lecture and tutorial support for your chosen academic programme, our exclusive PDP syllabus, relevant SLPs, use of all campus amenities, and all sport and social activities. You are responsible for paying fees to NewBridge as well as to the external examining bodies for your particular programme.

We have made various payment options available for your convenience. Upon registration, you will be able to select the payment option that works best for you. To view our 2019 fees structure, please click the button below.

Apply for a Bursary today

Browse Our Programmes

Please note: As an independent learning platform and environment, NewBridge does not offer, provide or confer qualifications. NewBridge provides support and facilitation towards registered and accredited qualifications from registered local education institutions, such as IMM Graduate School and Physical IQ, as well as Short Learning Programmes from international institutions, such as CTH.

The registered local higher and further education institutions remain responsible for registering students, assessing students’ performance and providing and delivering the curriculum. Furthermore, as an independent learning platform and environment NewBridge curates Short Learning Programmes and non-higher education certifications towards industry and career-aligned programmes and portfolios.

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