Diploma Programmes

Diploma in Business Studies (Retail Management)

This programme is designed to provide students with the fundamental knowledge and skills in the operation of retail businesses.

Programme:
Diploma in Business Studies (Retail Management)

Career Prospects:
Graduates of Diploma in Business Studies (Retail Management) can seek employment in retail businesses such as retail executive, store executive, operations executive, departmental supervisor, credit control executive, customer service executive, retail buyer, sales executive, marketing executive, direct sales agent as well as self employment.

Introduction to Accounting 
Microeconomics 
Quantitative Studies 
Introduction to Organisation & Management 
Fundamentals of Accounting 
Information Technology & Systems 
Macroeconomics 
Fundamentals of Marketing 
Principles of Retail Management
Supply Chain Operations 
Basic Management Principles 
E-Retailing

Consumer Behaviour 
Services Marketing
Retail Buying 
Fundamentals of Finance
Introduction to Human Resource Management
Business Law 
Marketing Research
Visual Merchandising
Ethics for Business 
Marketing Strategy 
Retail Advertising & Promotion 
Entrepreneurship

 

Compulsory Courses:
English Language, English for Communication, English for IELTS, Civic Consciousness and Volunteerism, Public speaking/ Drama/ Social and Work Etiquette.

Graduates of Diploma in Business Studies (Retail Management) can proceed to Year 2 of the TAR UC Bachelor of Retail Management (Hons.) on credit transfer.

Graduates of this programme can also apply for admission into relevant bachelor degree programmes at TAR UC or other universities on credit transfer.

Click here for more progression pathways.