REGISTRATION CLOSES:1 October 2019

COURSE STARTS: 9 October 2019

LENGTH: 4 Years

LANGUAGE: English

Five ‘O’ level credit passes including English Language, Mathematics and any 3 relevant subjects from Commerce, Economics, Accounting, Government, Geography at not more than two sittings

Business Administration in Open and Distance Learning & Research Institute

Under the Lagos State University Open and Distance Learning and Research Institute, the Philosophy of the Business Administration programme is to provide an adequate platform for students to acquire and develop appropriate technical, human and conceptual skills and attitude and knowledge required for effective business leadership technologically and global competiveness in the 21st century; to inculcate high standard of ethical behaviour and resource management in our students and prepare them for a successful life as entrepreneurs and managers.

Objectives

  1. Provide training in the principles of Business Administration and their application appropriate to the type of degree concerned: single, joint and combined studies;
  2. Stimulate students intellectually through the study of Business Administration virtually and to lead them to appreciate its application to a range of problems and its relevance in variety of contexts;
  3. Provide a firm foundation of knowledge about the workings of an economy and to develop the relevant skills for the constructive use of that knowledge in a range of settings;
  4. Develop in students the ability to apply the analytical tools, knowledge and skills acquired to the solution of societies’ Business Administration problems;
  5. Equip students with appropriate tools of analysis to tackle issues and problems of Business Administration policy;

Curriculum Structure

Course

Code

Course Title Course

Units

Course

Status

BUS 201 Business Regulations and Control 2 C
BUS 203 Business Communication 2 C
GNS 201 Lagos, Nigeria and African History and Culture 2 C
ACC 201 Financial Accounting I 2 C
ACC 203 Introduction to Cost Accounting 3 C
CSC 201 Computer Applications for Arts, 

Education, Law, Management and 

Social Science I

2 C
ECO 201 Microeconomics I 2 C
MAT 205 Statistics for Management and 

Social Sciences III

2 C
IRP 201 Recruitment, Selection and Placement 2 E
MKT 201 Consumer Behaviour I 2 E
Total 19
Course

Code

Course Title Course

Units

Course

Status

BUS 202 Management Theory and Practice 3 C
BUS 204 Nigerian Resources and Trade 2 C
BUS 206 Business Information Management 2 C
BUS 208 Introduction to Production Management 2 C
ENT 202 Basic Principles of Entrepreneurship 2 C
ACC 204 Introduction to Management Accounting 2 C
MAT 206 Statistics for Mangement and Social Sciences IV 2 C
IRP 208 State and Industrial Relations 2 E
MKT 206 Retail Management 2 E
MKT 202 Consumer Behaviour II 2 E
Total 19
Course Code Course Title Course Units Course Status
B US 301 Business Industrial Visit I 1 C
BUS 303 Production Management 2 C
BUS 305 Management of Small Industries 2 C
BUS 307 Comparative Management 2 C
BUS 399 Research Methodology 3 C
GNS 301 Science and Logic 2 C
ACC 303 Advanced Cost Accounting 2 C
BUL 307 Business Law for non – Law students 2 C
CSC 301 Computer Applications for Arts, Education, Law, Management and Social Science III 2 C
BFN 301 Monetary and Fiscal Policy 2 E
IRP 303 Comparative Industrial Relations 2 E
Total 20
Course

Code

Course Title Course

Units

Course

Status

BUS 302 Business Industrial Visit II 1 C
BUS 304 Organisation Behaviour 3 C
ENT 302 Practical Entrepreneurship 2 C
ACC 326 Management Accounting I 2 C
BUL 308 Company Law for non – Law students 2 C
BFN 320 Financial Management 2 C
POL 312 Elements of Government 3 C
BUS 306 Management of Multinational Corporations 2 E
Total 17
Course

Code

Course Title Course

Units

Course

Status

BUS 401 Business Policy and Strategy I 3 C
BUS 405 Advanced Management Theory 2 C
BUS 407 Analysis of Business Decisions 2 C
BUS 411 Managerial Economics 2 C
BUS 499 Research Projects I 3 C
FMS 401 Entrepreneurial Development Studies 3 C
MTE 413 Project Evaluation and Feasibility Studies I 2 C
MKT 405 International Marketing 2 C
BUS 409 Budget and Budgetary Control 2 E
Total 21
Course

Code

Course Title Course

Units

Course

Status

BUS 402 Business Policy and Strategy II 3 C
BUS 404 International Business 2 C
BUS 406 Nigeria Commercial Policy 2 C
BUS 408 Business Portfolio Management 2 C
BUS 498 Research Projects II 3 C
BUS 410 Corporate Planning 2 C
MTE 404 Project Evaluation and Feasibility Studies II 2 C
BUS 400 World Resources and Trade 2 E
Total

Directorate

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Professor Olanrewaju Adigun Fagbohun

Vice Chancellor

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Professor Senabode Bakre

Director ODLRI