Strong at maths and flair for fashion? Then the BCom is the course for you to start your career in the business of fashion.
LISOF is associated with many Fashion Retail partners, such as COTTON ON, EDCON, MR PRICE, THE FOSCHINI GROUP AND MORE, affording you the opportunity to be exposed to the industry. The BCom Fashion Degree offers a wide range of subject choices relating to Fashion and Retail, with a strong focus on the business of fashion. Our courses have been developed by leaders in Fashion and Retail with a view of giving you the most progressive and relevant education in the business. The programme specialises in fashion business disciplines, including but not limited to:
Financial Management, Marketing and Brand Management, Cost Accounting, Logistics, Planning, Supply Chain Management, Factory Practice and Trend Analysis.
With a BCOM Fashion Degree from LISOF, you’ll get an in depth understanding of Fashion Retail which is adaptable to all areas of the Fashion Retail market. Our highly regarded full time, on campus courses, are only a part of the learning experience we offer. At LISOF we expose you to the industry at large and make sure that you engage in real-life job situations.
We arrange internships with top South African Brands and Retailers and involve you in events, where you can meet and be inspired by successful industry leaders, as well as gain the practical, on-the-job training that upon graduation, you will be equipped with skills and academic knowledge to impact the market place successfully. SEE FEES BELOW.
The BCOM opens up doors to the following careers:
Merchandise Planner, Sourcing and Logistics Co-ordinator, Allocation and Distribution Specialist, General / Multidisciplinary Manager, Supply Chain Management, Fashion Business-related Trends Analyst, Boutique Owner and so much more!
Experiential Learning Opportunities:
• Experiential learning 02 and Experiential learning 03 subject
• Students are given an opportunity to gain work experience and make money in their first year.
• Students spend at least one week gaining experience in the retail or associated industries in their second year.
• Students spend at least two weeks gaining experience in only the retail industry in their third years.
/// The minimum admission requirement is a National Senior Certificate (NSC) WITH exemption.
/// BCOM specific subject pre-requisite: Mathematics: Pure maths minimum result of 50% and maths literacy with a minimum result of 80%
AND a minimum of 50% for the LISOF BCom Assessment Test
If you are not sure if you qualify to apply and would like to book to write the LISOF BCOM Assessment test (free), please contact a Sales consultant in your preferred area:
Johannesburg Campus: 011 326 1698
Pretoria Campus: 012 342 0069
LISOF and its full-time degrees and diplomas in fashion are accredited by the Council on Higher Education. LISOF’s full-time programmes are registered on the South African Qualifications Authority’s (SAQA) National Qualifications Framework (NQF). LISOF is registered with the Department of Education as a private higher education institution under the Higher Education Act, 1997 (Registration Certificate No. 2002/HE07/002). LISOF is a member of the Association of Private Providers of Education, Training & Development. LISOF is a member of the National Association of Distance Education and Open Learning in South Africa (NADEOSA).
LISOF is the only fashion institution in South Africa that offers a BCom in fashion.
The NBT will be used as a diagnostic for maths proficiency. Students with a poor result will be required to attend compulsory maths specific workshops, before the start of the academic year.
FIRST INTAKE : JANUARY 2017. APPLY FOR 2018 TODAY!
3 Years — Full time (NO part-time or online option available)