Diploma Programmes

Port Moresby Business College also offers the following Diplomas in Business Studies programmes. The certificate awarding body is the Department of Education (PNG).

  1. Diploma in Accounting
  2. Diploma in Business Computing
  3. Diploma in Management
  4. Diploma in Office Management
  5. Short Courses
  6. Diploma in Hospitality Management

Entry Requirements

The minimum requirements for this course are as follows;

  1. Grade 12 or Certificate Programs from a reputable institution
  2. Application form is available at the college

Diploma in Business Studies - Accounting

Course Overview

The Port Moresby business college diploma in Business Studies - Accounting Programme is delivered through a highly flexible method of supported students learning and covers core accounting subjects

Curriculum

Year One - Subjects

Semester One Semester Two
Accounting 1 Principles of Economics
Business English & Communication Accounting 2
Business Mathematics Law A (Commercial Law)
Principles of Management Business Statistics
Computing & Information systems 1 Computer Information systems 2

Year Two - Subjects

Semester One Semester Two
Financial Accounting 2 Auditing
Cost & Management Acounting1 Taxation
Computer Accounting systems Financial Accounting 2
Law B (Company Law) Cost & Management Accounting 2
   

Awards:  Awarding body is Papua new Guinea, Department of Education

  • Certificate in Accounting upon successful completion of first year of studies
  • Diploma in Accounting upon successful completion of second year of Diploma programme
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Diploma in Business Studies - Computing

Course Overview

A two-year comprehensive course package designed to train students who intend to enter the job market Information Technology Specialist.  The course also gives students leverage of preparing them for a degree qualification.  It allows them to focus on charting their academic future.

Curriculum

Year One - Subjects

Semester One Semester Two
Accounting 1 Office management 1
Communication 1 Business Statistics
Business Mathematics Intermediate Word Processing & Graphics
Principles of Management Introduction to Programming
Computing & Information System 1 Introduction to Spreadsheet & Database
   
Year Two - Subjects  
Semester One Semester Two
Business Application & (Spreadsheet & Comp Acct Advanced Visual Basic
Business Application 2 (Desktop Publishing) Principles of Telecommunications
System Analysis & Design Introduction to Internet
Foundation Visual Basic Business Ethics
   

Awards:  Awarding body is Papua New Guinea, Department of Education

  • Certificate in Business computing upon successful completion of  first year of studies
  • Diploma in Business computing upon successful completion of second year of Diploma programme
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Diploma in Business Studies - Management

Course Overview

This course will definitely boost managerial knowledge under the elements of planning, leading, organizing, directing and controlling.  It will also cover the practical side of management and studies the functional or specialist areas of marketing, production, and human resources management s well as office organization.  People who are interested in taking up this course will be able to explain and analyze the basic science, theory and principles of management and how they relate to the practice of managing.

Curriculum

Year One - Subjects

Semester One Semester Two
Accounting 1 Human Resources Management
Communication 1 Principles of Marketing
Business Mathematics Principles of Economics
Principles of management Business Statistics
Computing & Information Systems 1 Computer Information Systems 2

Year Two - Subjects

Semester One Semester Two
Organization Behaviour Business Law B
Management Accounting Operations Management
Business Law A Taxation
Principles of Purchasing Industrial Relations
Business Ethics  

Awards:  Awarding body is Papua New Guinea, Department of Education

  • Certificate in Business Management upon successful completion of first year of studies
  • Diploma in Business Management upon successful completion of second year of Diploma programme
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Diploma in Business Studies - Office Administration

Course Overview

This course is a part of the management process concerned with the institution and carrying out procedures and polices by which the programme is laid down and communicated and checked against targets and plans.

Course Structure

The office serves as the administrative centre of every organisation although it is often made up of number of departments' offices specializing in their respective administrative tasks and functions.  This course is aimed at middle management level and offered on a two (2) year basis with options of part-time and full-time studies given to sponsored students.

Curriculum

Year One - Subjects

Semester One                                      Semester Two
Accounting I                                          Office Management 1
Business English                                     Communication 2
Business Mathematics                            Human Resources Management
Principles of Management                      Business Statistics
Computing & Information Systems I      Computer Information Systems 2

Year Two - Subjects

Semester One                                   Semester Two
Office Management 2                          Principles of Purchasing
Principles of marketing                        Organisational Behaviour
Business Law A                                  Desktop Publishing & Graphics
Principles of Economics                      Industrial Relations
Advanced Word processing & Spreadsheet
 
 

Awards:  Awarding body is Papua New Guinea, Department of Education

  • Certificate in Office Admin upon successful completion of first year of studies
  • Diploma in Office Admin. upon successful completion of second year of Diploma programme.
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Diploma in Hospitality Management

Course Overview

The Diploma course in Hospitality Management teaches you operative through supervisor and fundamental management competencies applied to the tourism and hospitality industry, specifically across the sectors of tourism and travel, accommodation, food and beverage, cookery, and front office.

When you finish this course you can apply for jobs from supervisor through unit management positions across the tourism and hospitality related sectors of guest services (housekeeping and front office), food and beverage services, cookery for hotels, motels, guesthouses, resort, restaurants, canteen institutions, travel agencies, airlines, tour operators and other related tourism and hospitality businesses.

Curriculum

Stage 1 - Subjects Stage 2 - Subjects
Cookery Cookery Practical
Food & Beverages Food & Beverage Practical
Front Office Front Office Practical
Housekeeping Housekeeping Practical
Tourism and Culture Tourism and Culture Practical
Personality Development Personality Development
Communication Communication
Computer Information System Computer Information System
Stage 3 - Subjects Stage 4 - Subjects
Accounting Accounting
Tourism & Travel Management Tourism 7 Travel Management
Food & Beverage Management Food & Beverage Management
Front Office Management Front Office Management
Human Resource Management Human Resource Management
Housekeeping Management Housekeeping Management
Sales & Marketing Sales & Marketing
   

Awards:  Awarding body is Papua New Guinea, Department of Education

On successful completion of the course, the student is awarded the Diploma in Hospitality.

For more information:  Contact the Hospitality Management Department on 325-2233

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P.O. Box 5675,Boroko, N C D, Papua New Guinea
Telephone: 325-2233 Principal: 325-3792 Fax: 23-4094 Dep-Principal: 325-2356