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Graduation: Faculty of Business and Management Sciences Official start: December 10 @ 7:00 pm. Duration: 2h 30m

Course Information and Fees

NHC: ACCOUNTANCY (Phasing Out - Replaced by Diploma In Accountancy)
Only students who have previously studied this qualification will be allowed to register
national higher certificate

ACCOUNTANCY (Phasing Out - Replaced by Diploma In Accountancy)
Only students who have previously studied this qualification will be allowed to register

NHC: (national higher certificate)

To equip students with the knowledge, analytical skills and discipline to effectively operate at entry or junior level of the accountancy profession.

The National Higher Certificate in Accountancy is the entry-level qualification for candidates who wish to proceed in their third year to one of the following qualifications:

  • National Diploma Accounting
  • National Diploma Cost and Management Accounting
  • National Diploma Internal Auditing

Career Opportunities
There is an increasing focus on the way in which a business is conducted and administered. The management seeks to ensure that the organisation adheres to the statutory requirements governing its activities as well as providing reliable financial information. The main task of accountants is to process and maintain financial information for decision-making purposes. Among other things, the work involves:

  • Maintaining accurate and reliable financial records
  • Drafting financial statements for management purposes
  • Drafting reports for decision-making purposes

Admission requirements

Undergraduates

For all Certificate, Diploma and National Diploma applications, consult the General admission requirements.

General admission requirements

Some courses require students to submit additional information as part of their application.

Additional admission requirements

Postgraduates

For all Honours, Masters and Doctorate applications, consult the Postgraduate admission requirements.

Postgraduate admission requirements

Syllabus and fees
Phasing Out - Replaced by Diploma In Accountancy)
Only students who have previously studied this qualification will be allowed to register
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First Year



Compulsory subject(s):
Semester 1 Only
Compulsory subject(s):
25470 ZAR
Phasing Out - Replaced by Diploma In Accountancy)
Only students who have previously studied this qualification will be allowed to register
(Second Year)"/>

Second Year



Compulsory subject(s):
Semester 1 Only
Compulsory subject(s):
22610 ZAR
Offering Type and Duration
Full-Time / Two years

Offering Type and Duration
Part-Time / Three years

Course is offered on District Six Campus.

Course is offered on Wellington Campus. (only full-time)

For any queries get in touch with:

Contact: Ms EN Maurice (Admin: Faculty Office)
Telephone: +27 21 864 5246
Fax: -
Email: manuele@cput.ac.za

Contact: Ms JL Rider (Admin: Department)
Telephone: +27 21 460 3952
Fax: -
Email: ridderj@cput.ac.za

Contact: Ms L Antonie (Admin: Faculty Office)
Telephone: +27 21 460 3394
Fax: -
Email: kleinbooil@cput.ac.za

NOTE: The fees in this prospectus are for the 2019 academic year and are provided to assist you in your planning.

 

Disclaimer

This information is subject to change based on approval and accreditation of HEQSF aligned qualifications.

Admission requirements may therefore differ between the existing qualification and the HESQF aligned qualification. Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the information on this page; however the University reserves the right at any time, if circumstances require, to make changes to any of the published details.