About Us
  • About PEAK
  • Vision, Mission and Values
  • Message from Principal
  • Performance Pledge
  • Programmes
  • Programme List
  • New Programmes
  • CPD
  • Short Course
  • Module Certificate
  • Professional Certificate
  • Professional Diploma
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Postgraduate Diploma
  • Admission
  • Enrollment Procedures
  • Payment Methods
  • Class Regulations
  • Forms for Download
  • Professional Examinations
  • Insurance Intermediaries Qualifying Examination
  • Leveraged Foreign Exchange Trading Examination
  • Mandatory Provident Fund Schemes Examination
  • Estate Agents / Salespersons Qualifying Examinatio...
  • Trade Test for Security Guards
  • Corporate Services
  • E-learning
  • Customised in-house training
  • MDS
  • News & Events
  • Latest News
  • Events
  • Prospectus
  • Pilot Programme to Enhance Talent Training for the...
  • Training and Exchange Visits
  • Introduction and Contact Information
  • Vocational School Training
  • Public Servant Training
  • Programmes Recently Opened
  • CPD
    Home > Programme Search Result > Programme Detail
    Programme Detail
      Keywords Advanced Search
    Programme Code : AB-0001
    Level : Professional Diploma
    QF Level : 4
    Programme Title : Professional Diploma in Business Management (PDBM)
    Commencement Date : to be advised
    Contact Hours : 240
    Enquiry : Mr. Travis So (Tel: 2836 1205) / Mr. Sammy Chung (Tel: 3989 7023)<br /> Fax: 2891 5707
    Email : travisso@vtc.edu.hk
    Attachment : Enrollment Form
    PDBM schedule June 2021
    Programme Information General Information Relevant Programmes Progression Path Seminars Schedule
    Programme Information

    Professional Diploma in Business Management is recognized under the QF
    QF Level: 4
    QR Registration Number: 14/002697/L4
    Validity Period: From 1 April 2014 to 31 March 2022

    Objectives:
    This programme offers a flexible part-time learning route to students who are working in, or intending to enter into financial, marketing and other business services industries. The programme enables the students to acquire both theoretical and practical knowledge in the business management topics in order to:
    - enhance their professional and academic knowledge;
    - advance to bachelor degree programmes; and
    - achieve life-long learning.

    On completion of the programme, students will be able to:

    (a)     Analyse business issues and suggest feasible solutions with the application of fundamental theories, concepts and practices in the core areas of business management, economics, accounting and marketing;
    (b)     Analyse management functions, principles and processes that contribute to the achievement of organisational goals;
    (c)     Define, analyse and solve structured and unstructured problems for business development of organisations in a variety ofbusiness contexts; and;
    (d)     Work and collaborate with business professionals and different stakeholders in making business decisions.
     


    Features:
    - Education for All: mature candidates, aged 23 or above with at least 2 years' relevant full-time working experience are welcome to apply
    - Provides Pathway to Honours Bachelor Degree: graduates are eligible to enter the final year of the BA(Hons) Business Administration* co-offered by Coventry University and PEAK
    - Part-time Evening Delivery: modules delivered after office hours
    - Flexible Modular Structure: 8 modules of 30 lecture hours each. Students are free to choose the modules taken each intake
    - Modules Exemption: candidates with relevant academic background or professional qualification are eligible to apply for a maximum of 4 modules exemption
    - Comprehensive Delivery: all classes are taught by well-experienced practicing professionals

    Mode of Study:
    (1) 30 lecture hours
    (2) Examination 3 hours
    10 sessions for each module, 3 hours per session, total 30 hours at weekday evening or weekend afternoon.

    Programme Assessment:
    (1) Two assignments (20% each) 40 % of total grade
    (2) A 3-hour final examination 60 % of total grade
    - To be eligible to sit for the final examination, students are required to attend at least 70% of the lectures
    - The overall passing mark (assignments + final examination) of each module is 40%. Students are required to get at least 40% on both assignments and final examination in order to pass a module.
    - Satisfactory completion of the programme requires the completion of all modules within 4 years

    Academic Recognition:

    -Graduates of this programme will be eligible to enter the final year of the BA (Hons) Business Administration* co-offered by the Coventry University and SHAPE. The study location is PEAK.

    Coventry University, UK (http://www.coventry.ac.uk) – Coventry University is a forward-looking University with a tradition as a provider of high quality education and a focus on multidisciplinary research. In the recent teaching quality assessments conducted by the Quality Assurance Agency (QAA) of the UK, the teaching in the Coventry University was rated in the ‘excellent’ range for a wide range of their provision.

    * All candidates must have 3 years of relevant full-time work experience or above and fulfill the following English language requirement:

    • Holders of a VTC Higher Diploma or Professional Diploma taught and assessed in English; or
    • Applicants who did not graduate from any of the approved VTC feeder programmes should have successfully completed a Higher Diploma, Associate Degree or Professional Diploma taught and assessed in English from a recognised institution in Hong Kong or equivalent, or alternatively they should have attained a minimum overall IELTS score of 6.5 or equivalent.

    * Registration No. (Non-Local Higher and Professional Education (Regulation) Ordinance): 251732 
    * It is a matter of discretion for individual employers to recognize any qualification to which this programme may lead.

    Programme Structure:
    The programme consists of 8 modules including 6 common modules and 2 elective modules

    Common Modules
    623B2 Management Theory and Practice# (1)
    624B2 Economics
    625B2 General Statistics and Data Analysis
    626B2 Business Organisation# (1)
    627B2 Financial Accounting & Management Accounting#
    629B2 Marketing Strategy#

    Elective Modules
    Corporate Management
    621B2 Business Communication
    622B2 Hong Kong Business Law#
    663B2 Financial Management
    664B2 Strategic Management#
    PBA40003 Human Resources Management
    PBA40004 Management Information Systems

    Marketing Management
    630B2 Buying Behaviour
    693B2 Marketing Management

    Banking and Finance
    435F2 Financial Instruments and Markets#
    PBA40001 SCS-based Training for Banking and Finance Compliance (2)
    PBA40002 SCS-based Training for Product and Service Selling (3)

    #  This course has been included in the list of reimbursable courses under the Continuing Education Fund.  The mother course  (Professional Diploma in Business Management) of this module is recognised under the Qualifications Framework (QF Level 4).


    (1) Students must complete both 623B2 and 626B2 to fulfill the CEF reimbursement requirement for CEF course “33Z110540”
    (2) Students can apply for Certificate in Business Management (SCS-based Training for Banking and Finance Compliance
    Module)^ intermediate exit award upon successful completion of the PBA40001 SCS-based Training for Banking and Finance Compliance module in Professional Diploma in Business Management^ programme.
    (3) Students can apply for Certificate in Business Management (SCS-based Training for Product and Service Selling Module)^intermediate exit award upon successful completion of the PBA40002 SCS-based Training for Product and Service Selling
    module in Professional Diploma in Business Management^ programme.

    ^ Professional Diploma in Business Management is recognized under the Qualifications Framework
    QF Level: 4
    QR Registration No.: 14/002697/L4
    Validity Period: from 1 April 2014 to 31 March 2022

    Certificate in Business Management (SCS-based Training for Banking and Finance Compliance Module) is recognized under the Qualifications Framework
    QF Level: 4
    QR Registration Number: 18/000112/L4
    Validity Period: From 1 April 2018 to 31 March 2022

    Certificate in Business Management (SCS-based Training for Product and Service Selling Module) is recognized under the Qualifications Framework
    QF Level: 4
    QR Registration Number: 18/000113/L4
    Validity Period: From 1 April 2018 to 31 March 2022

    #Some individual modules of this programme have been included in the list of reimbursable courses for Continuing Education Fund (CEF) purposes (https://www.wfsfaa.gov.hk/cef). Eligible applicants can apply for fee reimbursement upon successful completion of each CEF reimbursable course, i.e. met the minimum attendance requirement of 70% AND attained an overall mark of 50% or above.

    Medium of Instruction
    All Classes are conducted in English.

     

    Programme Director
    Mr. Sammy Chung
    Institute of Professional Education And Knowledge 高峰進修學院     Disclaimer |  Privacy |  Corruption Prevention Policy  
    Address: 9/F, VTC Tower, 27 Wood Road, Wanchai, Hong Kong.     Enquiry: 2836 1922     Email: peak@vtc.edu.hk
    Copyright © 2013 PEAK. All rights reserved.