Stream: Financial Accounting Foundation

What are my career options if I do this degree?

Bookkeepers, accounting clerk, accounting technicians, credit controller, financial accountant, financial manager, professional accountants, chartered accountants (CAs)

What are the admission requirements?

You have to be a registered student at UNISA for this particular course.

Suggested first level module outline

Semester 1
ENG1513 : Foundations in English for University Study
FAC1500 : Basic Accounting
FBN1501 : Business Numerical Skills A
FEC1501 : Understanding the Economy

Semester 2
CLA1503 : Commercial Law 1c
FAC1502 : Financial Accounting Principles, Concepts and Procedures
FBN1502 : Business Numerical Skills B
ECS1501 : Economics 1A
CBC1501 : Communication in Business Contexts

Suggested second level module outline

Semester 1
SUS1501 : Sustainability and Greed
DSC1630 : Introductory Financial Mathematics
FAC1601 : Financial Accounting Reporting
MNB1501 : Business Management 1A
ECS1601 : Economics IB

Semester 2
AUE1601 : Legal Aspects in Accountancy
AIN1501 : Accounting Information Systems in A Computer Environment
FAC2602 : Selected Accounting Standards and Simple Group Structures
MNB1601 : Business management 1B
TAX2601 : Principles of Taxation

Suggested third level module outline

Semester 1
FAC2601 : Financial Accounting for Companies
AUE2601 : Auditing Theory and Practice
TAX3701 : Taxation of Business Activities
MAC2601 : Principles of Management Accounting

Semester 2
AIN2601 : Practical Accounting Data Processing
AUE2602 : Corporate Governance in Accountancy
TAX3702 : Taxation of Individuals
MAC2602 : Principles of Strategy, Risk & Financial Management Techniques

Suggested fourth level module outline

Semester 1
AUE3701 : Audit Planning and Tests of Control
FAC3701 : General Financial Reporting
FAC3704 : Group Financial Reporting
MAC3702 : Application of Financial Management Techniques

Semester 2
AUE3702 : Substantive Procedures and Finalising An Audit
FAC3702 : Distinctive Financial Reporting
FAC3703 : Specific Financial Reporting
MAC3701 : Application of Management Accounting Techniques