National Diploma Financial Accounting (NQF 6)
Purpose of Qualification
This qualification provides learners with the knowledge, understanding, skills and experience to become Financial Accountants as well as aiding social transformation through the formal acknowledgement of competencies, skills and knowledge in the Financial Accounting field and develop a specialist accounting and management career, either within South Africa or in other countries around the world.
Overview (Total Credits: 280)
Financial Director and Accounting Officer
The Institute of Certified Bookkeepers (ICB); FASSET SETA
The Institute of Certified Bookkeepers (ICB)
Grade 12 or Equivalent NQF Level 4 qualification learners who have completed the National Diploma: Technical Financial Accounting at NQF Level 5 will be granted credits toward completion of this qualification.
- Progression to degree in Accounting
- Certified Accounting Technician (CAT)
- CIMA Diploma in Management Accounting
- Qualifications of other professional bodies such as the ICB and Association of Chartered Certified Accountants
Assessment of Programme
Assessment is conducted as both a Formative Assessment and a Summative Assessment. The Formative Assessment is covered as continuous assessment tests and completion of an Online Portfolio of Evidence by the student. The Summative Assessment takes place as a national summative exam for first and second semesters.
Year 1 Modules
Bookkeeping to Trial Balance
Payroll and Monthly SARS Returns
- Computerized Bookkeeping
- Financial Statements
- Cost and Management Accounting
Year 2 Modules
Income Tax Returns
Business Law and Accounting Control
- Management Accounting Control Systems
- Financial Reporting and Regulatory Framework
- Research Theory and Practice
How to Apply?
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