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BUSINESS ACUMEN

2017 Finance for Non-Financial Managers

The language of accounting and finance will be taught in a practical, accessible way.

Dates:
8 - 11 May 2017
31 July - 3 August 2017

16 - 19 October 2017

Application deadlines:
 
7 April 2017
31 June 2017

15 September 2017

Tuition fee:
R19 200

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2017 Negotiation Skills for Managers

The Negotiation Skills for Managers programme uses contemporary negotiation theory to solve complex negotiation problems.

Date:
2 - 4 August 2017

Application Deadline:
3 July 2017

Tuition fee:
R15 800

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2017 Strategic Thinking and Execution for Growth

Enhance strategic thinking skills, and the ability to achieve effective implementation.

Date:
21 - 24 August 2017

Application deadline:
21 July 2017

Tuition fee:
R21 600

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GENERAL MANAGEMENT

2017 The New Manager

New managers grow in confidence as leaders, with personal mastery and collaborative management.

Date:
18 - 30 June 2017

Application Deadline:
18 May 2017

Tuition fee:
R36 200

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2017 Programme for Management Development

Gain a broad organisational perspective and enhance managerial understanding capabilities.

Date:
14 - 27 May 2017
3 - 16 September 2017

Application deadlines:
14 April 2017
3 August 2017

Tuition fee:
R64 800

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2017 Executive Development Programme

This executive learning experience showcases the latest developments in management practices for sustainable strategic advantage in emerging markets.

Date:
29 October - 10 November 2017

Application Deadline:
29 September 2017

Tuition fee:
R85 000

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LEADERSHIP AND SUSTAINABLE PERFORMANCE

2017 Design Thinking in Practice

Achieving new outcomes with a design-led innovation approach.

Dates:
Cohort 1: 22 - 24 February
Cohort 2: 24-26 May 2017
Cohort 3: 24-26 August 2017

Application Deadlines:
Cohort 1: TBC
Cohort 2: 24 April 2017
Cohort 3: 24 July 2017

Tuition fee:
R24 500

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2017 Women in Leadership

Take leadership to the next level while building a network of support and influence.

Dates:
17 - 20 July 2017 (Module 1)
16 - 19 October 2017 (Module 2)

Application Deadline:
15 June 2017

Tuition fee:
R63 000

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SPECIALIST COURSES

2017 Mediation: Advanced Training for Practising Mediators

This is an advanced training for those who are already practicing mediators. The course is an opportunity to acquire new skills or develop existing skills in company-community mediation.

Date:
23 - 28 October 2017

Application deadline:
8 September 2017

Tuition fee:
R29 700

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2017 Mediation: Advanced Training for Company Community Professionals

This is an advanced training for professionals who need to understand, prevent and resolve company-community conflict – including leaders and board members of companies in complex environments, community relations officers, community representatives, human rights advocates, investors, risk managers, and government officials.

Date:
31 October - 4 November 2017

Application Deadline:
15 September 2017

Tuition fee:
R32 900

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EMERGING MARKETS, FINANCE & TRADE

2017 Finance, Contracts and Risk Mitigation for Private Power Investment in Africa

Dates:
08 - 12 May 2017

Application Deadline:
07 April 2017

Tuition Fee:
R25 650

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2017 Wine Business Management

The Wine Business Management course is the only training programme of its kind in South Africa that focuses on the business aspects of wine.

Date:
8 - 16 May 2017

Application Deadline:
7 April 2017

Tuition Fee:
R21 000

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2017 Strategic Social Engagement Practice

This course is for all managers and professionals with a keen interest in the complex challenges of the external environment such as social, economic and environmental factors.

Date:
19 - 23 June 2017

Application deadline:
19 May 2017

Tuition fee:
TBC

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2017 Property Development Programme

Engage with a full range of disciplines within property development.

Date:
16 - 28 July 2017

Application deadline:
15 June 2017

Tuition fee:
SAPOA members:  R35 620
Non SAPOA members:  R46 350

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2017 Managing Power Sector Reform And Regulation Africa

Explore international regulatory regimes and best practice in managing them.

Date:
9 - 13 October 2017

Application deadline:
8 September 2017

Tuition fee:
R25 650

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SOCIAL INNOVATION AND ENTREPRENEURSHIP

2017 Business Acumen for Artists

This course will teach artists everything they need to know about basic business; from how to manage their finances to how to market themselves more effectively and critically - to negotiate decisively when pitching a product and pricing an idea.

Date:
28 August - 27 November 2017 (Monday evenings)

Application deadline:
28 July 2017

Tuition fee:
R8 700

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2017 Impact Investing in Africa

Impact Investing in Africa is a brand new short course at UCT’s GSB that introduces the concept of impact investing to wealth managers.

Date:
6 - 9 November 2017

Application deadline:
6 October 2017

Tuition fee:
R16 200

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2017 Leading Social Entrepreneurship

The course is run by the Bertha Centre for Social Innovation and Entrepreneurship at the UCT GSB and forms part of its efforts to build the social entrepreneurship sector in Africa and globally.

Date:
16 - 20 October 2017

Application deadline:
15 September 2017

Tuition fee:
R15 200
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GMAT PREP

2017 GMAT Prep Course (Cape Town)

Dates:
10 - 14 June 2017
8 - 12 July 2017
2 - 6 September 2017

Application deadlines:
10 May 2017
8 June 2017
2 August 2017

Tuition fee:
R7 050

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2017 GMAT Prep Course (Johannesburg)

Dates:
17 - 21 June 2017
12 - 16 July 2017

Application deadlines:
3 May 2017
29 May 2017

Tuition fee:
R7 050

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