Bachelor's Degree in Accounting in Africa

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A bachelor's degree is given to students who fulfill the necessary requirements given by the college or university they are attending. The requirements include three to seven years of focus on a subject, typically referred to as a major or concentration.

The process known as accounting can be traced back thousands of years to ancient civilizations. Accounting is the measurement and analysis of a business’s economic practices. Financial accounting, for example, will focus on the business’s financial statements and transactions.

Africa is a continent of 53 independent countries and a rich mix of native peoples, cultures, economies and history. Africa is the second largest continent in the world.

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Bachelor of Commerce in General Accounting

University of Fort Hare
Campus Full time February 2018 South Africa Alice

This programme is aimed at students who may wish to become a member of an accounting professional institute (other than SAICA), or who do not wish to become professional accountants yet wish to major in accounting. [+]

Bachelors in Accounting in Africa 2017. This programme is aimed at students who may wish to become a member of an accounting professional institute (other than SAICA), or who do not wish to become professional accountants yet wish to major in accounting. [-]

Bachelor of Commerce in Accounting

University of Fort Hare
Campus Full time 3 years February 2018 South Africa Alice

This programme is designed for students who wish to become professional accountants. This is a three year programme designed for learners who meet the normal entrance requirements. All modules are core to the programme. [+]

This programme is designed for students who wish to become professional accountants. This is a three year programme designed for learners who meet the normal entrance requirements. All modules are core to the programme. [-]

Faculty of Social and Management Science

Bowen University
Campus Full time March 2018 Nigeria Iwo

The Faculty of Social and Management Sciences is one of the three foundation Faculties of the University. [+]

Bachelors in Accounting in Africa 2017. The Faculty of Social and Management Sciences is one of the three foundation Faculties of the University. At inception of the University, it had four (4) Departments, namely: (i) Accounting, Banking and Finance (ii) Economics and Business Administration (iii) Human Communications and Sociological Applications. (iv) Sociological Applications These Departments later evolved into six Departments in the fifth year of the University’s existence and by 2014 the number had increased to seven (7). The seven Departments of the Faculty are: (i) Accounting (ii) Banking and Finance (iii) Business Administration (iv) Economics (v) Mass Communication (vi) Political Science (vii) Sociology In the current academic session, 2014/2015, student enrolment represents about 39% of the University’s total student population. It therefore has the largest student enrolment in the University. Late Professor E.O. Ogunjinmi was the founding Dean and was succeeded by Professor D.S. Izevbaye, while the current Dean is Professor J.A. A. Ayoade. ADMISSION POLICY General Entry Requirements Candidates for admission into the Faculty of Social and Management Sciences must possess at least five credits including English Language and Mathematics in addition to specific Departmental requirements. Admission Requirements (a) ‘O’ Level Subjects The five ‘O’ Level credits to include English Language, Mathematics, Economics, one other Social Science subject and any other subject. (b) UTME Subjects English Language, Mathematics, Economics plus any other Social Science subject. (c) Direct Entry At least two passes at GCE ‘A’ Level to include Economics and any of Government, Geography, Mathematics, Business Method, Commerce,... [-]

Degree In Finance

UNIVERSITÉ INTERNATIONALE DE TUNIS (UIT)
Campus Full time 3 years September 2017 Tunisia Tunis

The Degree in Finance is a diploma that prepares long curricula and specialized masters and research in finance. [+]

The Degree in Finance is a diploma that prepares long curricula and specialized masters and research in finance. The training consisted of two preparatory years to master the mathematical tools, statistics and other, and oriented towards specialization year analysis and financial transactions. The basic license in finance starts with an integrated preparatory cycle of the Tunis International University to become familiar with the mathematical tools, statistics, computer ... and give you an overview of the different specialties in management. In the 3rd year. will specialize with the analysis modules and you learn to master the operations finanières large groups. With this license, you can follow a master in financial engineering or banking business and insurance and follow along professional certifications offered at ITU, as the SAP FI module. You can also pursue a research master, a master in France or Master of Science in partner universities in Germany. [-]

BTech Accounting with Computing

Kumasi Technical University
Campus Full time 18 months September 2017 Ghana Kumasi

The Department of Accountancy and Accounting Information Systems continues to enjoy a reputation as one of the leading groups in the Ghanaian Higher Educational Institutions for teaching and researching on the economic, institutional and organizational aspects of accounting and information systems. [+]

Bachelors in Accounting in Africa 2017. The Department of Accountancy and Accounting Information Systems continues to enjoy a reputation as one of the leading groups in the Ghanaian Higher Educational Institutions for teaching and researching on the economic, institutional and organizational aspects of accounting and information systems. Maintaining and advancing our leading international reputation for teaching and research is our priority, and thus, we are committed: To enhance still further the quality of the student experience in our programmes at the undergraduate level such as by maintaining effective student-faculty ratios and ensuring an appropriate balance and mix of students to maintain diversity and quality of the educational experience. To strengthen further our outstanding practical and research environment through accounting software training, research seminars, visitors and strong links with other departments, research centers and external constituencies, making it possible to study relevant accounting and information systems issues within the rich context of the social sciences in line with the School’s intellectual tradition. We are proud about the diversity in everything we do, as it is the key to our competitive advantage locally as well as globally. We therefore strive to continue to combine ‘global appeal’ with a distinctive ‘African orientation’ in terms of institutional knowledge and affiliations as well as intellectual traditions. The Department runs a number of programmes, namely Bachelor of Technology (B.Tech) Accounting with Computing (Top-up), Postgraduate Certificate (PgCert) in Computerized Accounting, Higher National Diploma (HND) Accounting with Computing, Higher National Diploma (HND) Accountancy, Diploma in Computerized Accounting, Professional... [-]

BA In Accounting

UNIVERSITÉ INTERNATIONALE DE TUNIS (UIT)
Campus Full time 3 years September 2017 Tunisia Tunis

The fundamental Degree in Accounting starts with a preparatory cycle management, and allows to specialize in accounting in the 3rd year. [+]

The fundamental Degree in Accounting starts with a preparatory cycle management, and allows to specialize in accounting in the 3rd year. This training allows you to pursue a Master in Accounting. Control, audit and consulting and / or prepare the auditing or even coaching and business consulting functions. The license in Management - Accounting specialty gives you general knowledge in Management, with law concepts, economy ... to understand and analyze the operation of enterprises and organizations. You will specialize in the trade by a first theoretical training taught by academics, but also practical with accountants of repute. specialty modules and specialized certifications: Introduction to SAP CO module in management control, internal audit ... will prepare you with practical cases in accounting, auditing and consulting. With this license, you can pursue a Master CCA prepares the national competition of CES auditing or hold managerial and consulting positions in branches of companies, or to spend the necessary certifications CO / FI SAP to become expert ... [-]

Bachelor of Commerce in Accounting

Pearson Institute of Higher Education
Campus Full time 3 years February 2018 South Africa Bedfordview Durban Durbanville Midrand Pretoria + 4 more

Accounting is the language of business. The Bachelor of Commerce in Accounting prepares you for many careers in the challenging world of accounting and finance and is an excellent foundation for work in any area of business. [+]

Bachelors in Accounting in Africa 2017. Accounting is the language of business. The Bachelor of Commerce in Accounting prepares you for many careers in the challenging world of accounting and finance and is an excellent foundation for work in any area of business. Our qualification is broad and comprehensive. It provides you with a sound understanding of, and skills in, the core areas of accounting, auditing, taxation and financial management, from both a local and an international perspective. You will cover specialised modules such as Financial Accounting, Financial Management, Auditing, Taxation and Corporate Governance. Within these subject areas, you will develop analytical and practical skills in accounting and management control systems. You will also cover subject areas such as Business English, Computer Skills, Accounting on Computers, Economics and Corporate Law. The emphasis throughout is on application and developing practical quantitative and financial skills. Much of the success of our commerce degree is due to our unique blended approach to teaching and learning. We have smaller class sizes, interactive lectures by highly dedicated staff and a curriculum that is relevant and ahead of trends. In addition to the subject-specific knowledge you gain, our methods ensures that you acquire essential work skills such as critical and analytical thinking, effective problem solving, ethical decision-making, selfdiscipline, working in teams and communicating effectively. This degree paves the way to further training as a professional accountant. Teaching methods and assessment We use a blend of lecture-led learning and Technology Enhanced Learning (TEL). You are issued with... [-]

BCom Hons in Taxation

University of Johannesburg
Campus Full time 1 year February 2018 South Africa Johannesburg

The purpose of this qualification is to develop intellectual and practical skills in the analysis, interpretation and application of advanced accounting, governance and control and taxation principles. This programme will prepare students to identify and solve advanced accounting, governance and control and taxation principles in practice. Lastly this programme will prepare students for further studies in accounting, auditing and taxation as a science. [+]

The purpose of this qualification is to develop intellectual and practical skills in the analysis, interpretation and application of advanced accounting, governance and control and taxation principles. This programme will prepare students to identify and solve advanced accounting, governance and control and taxation principles in practice. Lastly this programme will prepare students for further studies in accounting, auditing and taxation as a science. Admission requirements: A potential student must be in possession of a BCom or an Advanced Diploma and should have appropriate knowledge of Accounting, Taxation and Governance and Control on New NQF level 7/Old NQF level 6. The department may require the completion of a bridging programme should students not comply with the rules of access regarding the specific module knowledge in Accounting, Taxation and Governance and Control. Final admission requirements will from time to time be set by the department. Contact details: Ms Nicolene du Plooy / 011 559 3059 / nicolenedp@uj.ac.za [-]

BAcc Hons / BCom Hons in Accounting

University of Johannesburg
Campus Full time 1 week February 2018 South Africa Johannesburg

The purpose of these qualifications is to develop intellectual competencies and practical skills in the acquisition, analysis, interpretation and application of accounting, auditing, financial management and taxation principles in accounting and business contexts on a postgraduate level, as well as being prepared for a career in the accounting profession or further learning in this field. [+]

Bachelors in Accounting in Africa 2017. BAccHons The purpose of this qualification is to develop intellectual competencies and practical skills in the acquisition, analysis, interpretation and application of accounting, auditing, financial management and taxation principles in accounting and business contexts on a postgraduate level, as well as being prepared for a career in the accounting profession or further learning in this field. The student should be able to reflect on their managerial decision-making processes and applications based on their professional values and foundational knowledge and understanding of accounting, auditing, financial management and taxation principles, to assess the effect thereof in the holistic context of the accounting profession. Admission requirements: A potential student must be in possession of a Bachelor of Accounting degree or a BCom (Accounting) degree accredited by the South African Institute of Chartered Accountants (SAICA) (New NQF level 7/ Old NQF level 6) with an overall average of 55% for the third year modules and a sub-minimum of 55% in Accounting 300. The department may require the completion of a bridging programme should students not comply with the rules of access regarding the specific module. Final admission requirements will from time to time be set by the department. Students are allowed to repeat the Honours programme once, provided that they obtained a minimum average for the first attempt which is set by the Department. BComHons in Accounting The purpose of this qualification is to develop intellectual and practical skills in the analysis, interpretation and application of advanced accounting,... [-]

Bachelor / BCom / BCom Extended in Accounting

University of Johannesburg
Campus Full time 3 - 4 years February 2018 South Africa Johannesburg

The purpose of this qualification is to provide a well-rounded, technically focused education that equips graduates with the technical knowledge base, proficiency and pervasive skills that will enable them to demonstrate initiative and responsibility, and that will enable the development of leadership qualities. [+]

Bachelor in Accounting The purpose of this qualification is to provide a well-rounded, technically focused education that equips graduates with the technical knowledge base, proficiency and pervasive skills that will enable them to demonstrate initiative and responsibility, and that will enable the development of leadership qualities. The programme is designed in consultation with the South African Institute of Chartered Accountants (SAICA) and recognised by them as a requirement to practice as a chartered accountant. This qualification requires a thorough grounding in the knowledge, theory, principles and skills of the profession or career concerned and the ability to apply these to professional or career contexts. The programme also serves as basis for entry into several postgraduate study opportunities. NOTE: The curriculum below allows admission to the Postgraduate Diploma in Accounting Science programme. It is recommended for students who intend writing the Initial Test of Competence (ITC) of the South African Institute of Chartered Accountants. POSSIBLE CAREERS Chartered Accountant – CA (SA) Admission Requirements Minimum APS: 33 English: 4 Mathematics: 5 NOTES: The Bachelor of Accounting degree is presented in English and Afrikaans. The achievement level (rating) obtained for Life Orientation is NOT included in the calculation of the Admission Points Score (APS). BCom in Accounting The purpose of this qualification is to provide students with a comprehensive knowledge base for identifying, analysing, evaluating and solving problems in the following underlying core modules: accounting; auditing; taxation and financial management. Students should be able to reflect on their decisions and applications in these... [-]

Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting) (BCOMACT)

Regent Business School
Campus Full time February 2018 South Africa Durban Johannesburg

It is is a full-time three-year contact programme designed to provide the student with a wide range of accounting (financial and management), auditing, taxation and management skills while at the same time building competence in core focus areas. [+]

Bachelors in Accounting in Africa 2017. Course Introduction It is is a full-time three-year contact programme designed to provide the student with a wide range of accounting (financial and management), auditing, taxation and management skills while at the same time building competence in core focus areas. The coursework in the degree is demanding and requires dedication and diligent work. Students are required to write tests and examinations during the year. The degree provides graduates with a broad-based accounting qualification that is invaluable in forging a career in the world of commerce and industry. The curriculum also includes general coverage of management theory and business mathematics/statistics, and intermediate coursework in business law and economics. The Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting) graduate enters the business world with solid theoretical knowledge that is supported by strong problem solving, critical thinking, decision-making and strategic skills. Once the student has qualified, the degree provides articulation to postgraduate qualification, amongst others, the Bachelor of Commerce (Honours) degree. Prerequisite(s): Matric + E symbol in Mathematics, together with Bachelor’s Degree endorsement Outcomes On completion of this qualification, graduates will be able to: Demonstrate foundational knowledge in a range of core disciplines, including business ethics, mathematics, statistics, accounting, taxation and commercial law. Demonstrate forefront knowledge and expertise in information systems. Provide accurate financial information vital in the organisational structures to management for decision making. Apply competence and skills related to general management principles of planning, organising, leading and control. Demonstrate an understanding of theories and practices pertaining to Auditing in... [-]