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Short Courses in Economic and Financial Sciences

University of Johannesburg
Campus Full time Part time February 2018 South Africa Johannesburg

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Course Studies in Economics in Africa 2017. Short Courses in Economic and Financial Sciences Title Duration Price Admission Requirements Contact Programme in Commercial Accounting February to November R15000 Grade 12 Diploma endorsement plus the required Admission Points Score (APS) APS – 18 (Mathematics) or 20 (Mathematical Literacy) Mrs M Vermaak / Mr H Coovadia mvermaak@ uj.ac.za Competition Economics 1 week in one semester per year R11350 BCom, BCom (Law), LLB or the equivalent and a background in competition law and policy. Dr Simon Roberts sroberts@ uj.ac.za Advanced Property Financial Concepts 3 days R5280 Intermediate Property Financial Concepts SLP​ Mr Marno Booyens marnob@ uj.ac.za Analysing Industrial Clustering for Economic Development 3 – 5 days contact / 6 months R10500 Grade 12 and Internal selection process Recommended SLP: Introduction to LED Minimum attendants: 18 Transport / accommodation / catering costs are excluded ​​​ Dr Marius Venter mventer@ uj.ac.za Applied Econometric Analysis and Forecasting 1 week R12000 BCom in Economics Experience in the field of economics, introduction to econometrics, statistics or business Applicants will be subject to an internal selection process Basic knowledge of economics, statistics or mathematics ​ Prof Lumengo Bonga- Bonga lbonga@ uj.ac.za Applied Private-Public Partnerships for Local Economic Development (LED) 3 – 5 days contact / 6 months R10500 Grade 12 and Internal selection process Recommended SLP: Introduction to LED Minimum attendants: 18 Transport / accommodation / catering costs are excluded ​​​ Dr Marius Venter mventer@ uj.ac.za Applied Project Management for Local Economic Development (LED) 3 – 5 days contact... [-]

Managing Finance - Advanced Professional Development [Level HE7] part-time

University of Bolton
Campus Part time 14 weeks August 2017 United Kingdom Bolton

This course is designed to introduce you to the concepts of financial management. You will learn the corporate aspects and their differing organisational contexts to determine sources of corporate funding. You will also consider legal and other key issues, affecting corporate financial management. Your knowledge and understanding of the theoretical concepts of financial management will deepen, enabling you to analyse and evaluate financial... [+]

Managing Finance - Advanced Professional Development [Level HE7] part-time This course is designed to introduce you to the concepts of financial management. You will learn the corporate aspects and their differing organisational contexts to determine sources of corporate funding. You will also consider legal and other key issues, affecting corporate financial management. Your knowledge and understanding of the theoretical concepts of financial management will deepen, enabling you to analyse and evaluate financial statements and develop an understanding of capital budgeting. It will raise your awareness of control systems and develop your understanding of strategic financial issues. Within this course you will cover: concepts of basic financial management and their application; analysis and evaluation of published financial data; the role and context of corporate financial management; liquidity, the planning cycle and the budgetary control process; financial and corporate strategy and dividend policy; policies on capital investment; external financing requirement (debt/equity ratio); working capital management and mergers and acquisitions. Learning will be in the form of lectures, which will input information, followed by seminars, case study work and videos to deepen knowledge and understanding. You will participate in discussion using your own work experience to assist your appreciation of the subject matter. You will also be expected to attend tutorials and prepare for lectures by undertaking background reading. This course is equivalent to 200 learning hours. Success will be assessed through the completion of a case study or work-related assignment. Entry requirements Applicants are required to have obtained a first degree or... [-]

ACCA Professional Papers Programme

University of Bolton
Campus Full time 18 - 30 months August 2017 United Kingdom Bolton

The Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) is one of the world’s pre-eminent accountancy bodies with members and students in over 170 countries. The University of Bolton is now offering you the opportunity to study towards your ACCA Professional papers on a full-time basis. We provide a programme of carefully paced study with highly qualified tutors who are focused on helping you succeed. If you have already successfully completed... [+]

Course Studies in Economics in Africa 2017. ACCA Professional Papers Programme The Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) is one of the world’s pre-eminent accountancy bodies with members and students in over 170 countries. The University of Bolton is now offering you the opportunity to study towards your ACCA Professional papers on a full-time basis. We provide a programme of carefully paced study with highly qualified tutors who are focused on helping you succeed. If you have already successfully completed (or been granted exemptions from) papers F1-F9, this course will allow you to complete your ACCA Professional papers in 18 months for the full-time version of the course and 30 months for the part-time version of the course. Exemptions can be from undergraduate accounting degree programmes, such as the University of Bolton’s BA (Hons) Accountancy, which attract the maximum nine paper exemptions from the ACCA Qualification. About the course Successful completion of the ACCA Professional papers is an essential element of the ACCA Qualification, along with the Fundamentals papers (F1-F9), the Professional Ethics module and the Practical Experience Requirement. Once you have achieved all these elements you will be eligible to apply for ACCA membership. As an ACCA member you will benefit from improved career progression and very high earning potential. Special features Sessions for each module will consist of a three hour tutorial in the early afternoon from 1pm-4pm, followed by a past question focused session of two hours in the late afternoon from 5pm-7pm, over 14 weeks. Two... [-]

Course in Accounting - Management Accounting Control Systems (ICB)

Damelin Part Time
Campus Part time 48 hours February 2018 South Africa Johannesburg

Upon successful completion of the short programme, learners will receive an ICB Results Certificate in Management Accounting Control Systems. Only once all four short programmes have been successfully completed will the ICB apply to FASSET on the [+]

Course in Bookkeeping and Accounting - Short Programme in Management Accounting Control Systems (ICB)CertificationUpon successful completion of the short programme, learners will receive an ICB Results Certificate in Management Accounting Control Systems. Only once all four short programmes have been successfully completed will the ICB apply to FASSET on the learner’s behalf for the National Diploma: Financial Accounting qualification to be awarded. Learner results will be recorded on the ICB National Learner Records Database within 3 months of completion.Entry Requirements

    ONLY learners who have successfully completed all the components of the National Diploma: Technical Financial Accounting, SAQA ID 36213, NQF Level 5, Credits 251, are allowed access to register for this programme ... [-]

Course in Accounting - Short Programme in Corporate Strategy (ICB)

Damelin Part Time
Campus Part time 48 hours February 2018 South Africa Johannesburg

Upon successful completion of the short programme, learners will receive an ICB Results Letter in Corporate Strategy. Only once all four short programmes have been successfully completed will the ICB apply to FASSET on the learner’s behalf for the National ... [+]

Course in Accounting - Short Programme in Corporate Strategy (ICB)CertificationUpon successful completion of the short programme, learners will receive an ICB Results Letter in Corporate Strategy. Only once all four short programmes have been successfully completed will the ICB apply to FASSET on the learner’s behalf for the National Diploma: Financial Accounting qualification to be awarded. Learner results will be recorded on the ICB National Learner Records Database within 3 months of completion.Entry RequirementsONLY learners who have successfully completed all the components of the National Diploma: Technical Financial Accounting, SAQA ID 36213, NQF Level 5, Credits 251, are allowed access to register for this programmeCourse DurationThe programme duration is 48 hours and the tuition is face-to-face. This excludes time to complete assignments, research and self study. Each Damelin campus has a different tuition schedule. Programmes are offered during the week, in the evenings, or on Saturdays.Course IntroThe purpose of this programme is to enable the learner to demonstrate knowledge and understanding of corporate strategy. On completion of this programme, learners would have acquired knowledge of the principle concepts and models used in the Strategic Management process and understand their contribution to improving business performance. Learners will also have the ability to evaluate and apply the concepts and models used in the Strategic Management process to diagnose, analyse and understand organisational problems.... [-]


Course in Banking - Skills Programme 3 in Wealth Management (NQF L4)

Damelin Part Time
Campus Part time 122 hours February 2018 South Africa Johannesburg

Upon successful completion of the programme, learners will receive a Damelin Results Letter outlining the unit standards covered and if the PoE is found competent, Damelin will apply to INSETA on the learner’s behalf for the Skills Programme 3 in Wealth Management: SAQA ID 57917 (Credits 31) to be awarded. [+]

Course in Banking - Skills Programme 3 in Wealth Management (NQF L4)CertificationUpon successful completion of the programme, learners will receive a Damelin Results Letter outlining the unit standards covered and if the PoE is found competent, Damelin will apply to INSETA on the learner’s behalf for the Skills Programme 3 in Wealth Management: SAQA ID 57917 (Credits 31) to be awarded.Entry Requirements    If done on a full-time basis:    • Communication at NQF Level 3/Grade 11    • Mathematical Literacy at NQF Level 3/Grade 11    If done on a part-time basis:    • Knowledge, comprehension and application of Numeracy and Literacy (1st and 2nd language) at Grade 12 or equivalent    • CAT has been approved, thus exempting the learner from doing the fundamentalsCourse DurationThe programme duration is 122 hours and the tuition is face-to-face based on the NQF notional hours. This excludes time to complete assignments, research and self study. Each Damelin campus has a different tuition schedule. Programmes are offered during the week, in the evenings, or on Saturdays.Course IntroThe Skills Programme 3 in Wealth Management is intended for those who wish to pursue a career or are in a financial services environment that requires a basic introduction to legislation, products and financial markets. This Skills Programme is part of an INSETA accredited full qualification: FET Certificate: Wealth Management, SAQA ID 49929, Level 4.... [-]


Course in Banking - Skills Programme 1 in Wealth Management

Damelin Part Time
Campus Part time 118 hours February 2018 South Africa Johannesburg

Upon successful completion of the programme, learners will receive a Damelin Results Letter outlining the unit standards covered and if the PoE is found competent, Damelin will apply to INSETA on the learner’s behalf for the Skills Programme 1 in Wealth Management: SAQA ID 57917 (Credits 31) to be awarded. [+]

Course in Banking - Skills Programme 1 in Wealth ManagementCertificationUpon successful completion of the programme, learners will receive a Damelin Results Letter outlining the unit standards covered and if the PoE is found competent, Damelin will apply to INSETA on the learner’s behalf for the Skills Programme 1 in Wealth Management: SAQA ID 57917 (Credits 31) to be awarded.Entry Requirements

    If done on a full-time basis:     Communication at NQF Level 3/Grade 11     Mathematical Literacy at NQF Level 3/Grade 11     If done on a part-time basis:     Knowledge, comprehension and application of Numeracy and Literacy (1st and 2nd language) at Grade 12 or equivalent     CAT has been approved, thus exempting the learner from doing the fundamentals ... [-]

Course in Accounting - Financial Reporting and Regulatory Frameworks (ICB)

Damelin Part Time
Campus Part time 48 hours February 2018 South Africa Johannesburg

Upon successful completion of the short programme, learners will receive an ICB Results Letter in Financial Reporting and Regulatory Frameworks. Only once all four short programmes have been successfully completed will the ICB apply to FASSET on the [+]

Course in Bookkeeping and Accounting - Short Programme in Financial Reporting and Regulatory Frameworks (ICB)CertificationUpon successful completion of the short programme, learners will receive an ICB Results Letter in Financial Reporting and Regulatory Frameworks. Only once all four short programmes have been successfully completed will the ICB apply to FASSET on the learner’s behalf for the National Diploma: Financial Accounting qualification to be awarded. Learner results will be recorded on the ICB National Learner Records Database within 3 months of completion.Entry Requirements

    ONLY learners who have successfully completed all the components of the National Diploma: Technical Financial Accounting, SAQA ID 36213, NQF Level 5, Credits 251, are allowed access to register for this programme.     It is highly recommended that this Short Programme be registered together with Short Programme in Accounting Theory and Practice as these use the same material and the latter is actually the research component of the former . ... [-]

Course in Accounting - Short Programme in Theory and Practice (ICB)

Damelin Part Time
Campus Part time 48 hours February 2018 South Africa Johannesburg

Upon successful completion of the short programme, learners will receive an ICB Results Letter in Accounting Theory and Practice. Only once all four short programmes have been successfully [+]

Course in Bookkeeping and Accounting - Short Programme in Accounting Theory and Practice (ICB)CertificationUpon successful completion of the short programme, learners will receive an ICB Results Letter in Accounting Theory and Practice. Only once all four short programmes have been successfully completed will the ICB apply to FASSET on the learner’s behalf for the National Diploma: Financial Accounting qualification to be awarded. Learner results will be recorded on the ICB National Learner Records Database within 3 months of completion.Entry Requirements

    ONLY learners who have successfully completed all the components of the National Diploma: Technical Financial Accounting, SAQA ID 36213, NQF Level 5, Credits 251, are allowed access to register for this programme.     It is highly recommended that this Short Programme be registered together with the Short Programme in Financial Reporting and Regulatory Frameworks as these use the same material and this course is actually the research component of the former. ... [-]

Course in Accounting - Skills Programme in Business Literacy (ICB)

Damelin Part Time
Campus Part time 48 hours February 2018 South Africa Johannesburg

Upon successful completion of the programme, ICB will issue learners with a Results Letter outlining the modules covered. The ICB will apply to FASSET on the learner’s behalf for the Skills Programme in Business Literacy to be awarded. [+]

Course in Bookkeeping and Accounting - Skills Programme in Business Literacy (ICB)CertificationUpon successful completion of the programme, ICB will issue learners with a Results Letter outlining the modules covered. The ICB will apply to FASSET on the learner’s behalf for the Skills Programme in Business Literacy to be awarded. Learner results will be recorded on the ICB National Learner Records Database within 3 months of completion.Entry Requirements

    Knowledge, comprehension and application of the English language at NQF 2/Grade 10 or equivalent     Knowledge, comprehension and application of Mathematical Literacy at NQF 2/Grade 10 or equivalent     Knowledge, comprehension and application of Accounting at NQF 2/Grade 10 or equivalent     Admission may be subject to an interview with an academic staff member. ... [-]

Course in Bookkeeping and Accounting - Skills in Pastel Accounting

Damelin Part Time
Campus Part time 44 hours February 2018 South Africa Johannesburg

Upon successful completion of the external examination, the learner will receive a Certificate in Pastel Partner Intermediate from SOFTLINE PASTEL. [+]

Course in Bookkeeping and Accounting - Skills Programme in Pastel AccountingCertificationUpon successful completion of the external examination, the learner will receive a Certificate in Pastel Partner Intermediate from SOFTLINE PASTEL.Entry Requirements

    Knowledge, comprehension and application of English, Mathematical Literacy & Accounting at NQF 3/Grade 11 or equivalent     Knowledge, comprehension and application of Computer Skills at NQF 4/Grade 12 or equivalent     Knowledge and understanding of Bookkeeping terms and concepts     Admission may be subject to an interview with an academic staff member

Course DurationThe programme duration is 44 hours and the tuition is face-to-face. Each Damelin campus has a different tuition schedule. Programmes are offered during the week, in the evenings, or on Saturdays.Course IntroThis programme has been designed for learners who are passionate about Accounting. Upon successful completion of this programme, the learners’ skills will be enhanced as they are enabled to use the Pastel Accounting software package confidently. It is the aim of this programme to prepare learners for the external summative assessment by Softline Pastel through tuition, practice and formative assessment.... [-]


Course in Accounting - Skills in Business Law and Accounting Controls (ICB)

Damelin Part Time
Campus Part time 48 hours February 2018 South Africa Johannesburg

Upon successful completion of the programme, ICB will issue learners with a Results Letter outlining the modules covered. The ICB will apply to FASSET on the learner’s behalf for the Skills Programme in Business Law and Accounting Controls to be [+]

Course in Bookkeeping and Accounting - Skills Programme in Business Law and Accounting Controls (ICB)CertificationUpon successful completion of the programme, ICB will issue learners with a Results Letter outlining the modules covered. The ICB will apply to FASSET on the learner’s behalf for the Skills Programme in Business Law and Accounting Controls to be awarded. Learner results will be recorded on the ICB National Learner Records Database within 3 months of completion.Entry Requirements

    Knowledge, comprehension and application of the English language at NQF 4/Grade 12 or equivalent     Knowledge, comprehension and application of Mathematical Literacy at NQF 4/Grade 12 or equivalent     Knowledge, comprehension and application of Accounting at NQF 4/Grade 12 or equivalent     Ideally, learners should have completed the Skills Programme in Bookkeeping to Trial Balance and Financial Statements first before enrolling for this programme.     Admission may be subject to an interview with an academic staff member. ... [-]

Course and Accounting - Skills Programme in Income Tax Returns (ICB)

Damelin Part Time
Campus Part time 60 hours February 2018 South Africa Johannesburg

Upon successful completion of the programme, ICB will issue learners with a Results Letter outlining the modules covered. The ICB will apply to FASSET on the learner’s behalf for the Skills Programme in Income Tax Returns to be awarded. [+]

Course in Bookkeeping and Accounting - Skills Programme in Income Tax Returns (ICB)CertificationUpon successful completion of the programme, ICB will issue learners with a Results Letter outlining the modules covered. The ICB will apply to FASSET on the learner’s behalf for the Skills Programme in Income Tax Returns to be awarded. Learner results will be recorded on the ICB National Learner Records Database within 3 months of completion.Entry Requirements

    Knowledge, comprehension and application of the English language at NQF 4/Grade 12 or equivalent     Knowledge, comprehension and application of Mathematical Literacy at NQF 4/Grade 12 or equivalent     Knowledge, comprehension and application of Accounting at NQF 4/Grade 12 or equivalent     Ideally, learners should have completed the Skills Programme in Bookkeeping to Trial Balance and Financial Statements first before enrolling for this programme     Admission may be subject to an interview with an academic staff member ... [-]

Course in Accounting - Skills in Cost and Management Accounting (ICB)

Damelin Part Time
Campus Part time 48 hours February 2018 South Africa Johannesburg

Upon successful completion of the programme, ICB will issue learners with a Results Letter outlining the modules covered. The ICB will apply to FASSET on the learner’s behalf for the Skills [+]

Course in Bookkeeping and Accounting - Skills Programme in Cost and Management Accounting (ICB)CertificationUpon successful completion of the programme, ICB will issue learners with a Results Letter outlining the modules covered. The ICB will apply to FASSET on the learner’s behalf for the Skills Programme certificate in Cost & Management Accounting to be awarded. Learner results will be recorded on the ICB National Learner Records Database within 3 months of completion.Entry Requirements

    Knowledge, comprehension and application of the English language at NQF 3/Grade 11 or equivalent     Knowledge, comprehension and application of Mathematical Literacy at NQF 3/Grade 11 or equivalent     Knowledge, comprehension and application of Accounting at NQF 3/Grade 11 or equivalent     Ideally, learners should have completed the Skills Programme in Bookkeeping to Trial Balance first before enrolling for this programme.     Admission may be subject to an interview with an academic staff member. ... [-]

Course in Accounting - Skills Programme in Financial Statements (ICB)

Damelin Part Time
Campus Part time 48 hours February 2018 South Africa Johannesburg

Upon successful completion of the programme, ICB will issue learners with a Results Letter outlining the modules covered. The ICB will apply to FASSET on the learner’s behalf for the Skills [+]

Course in Bookkeeping and Accounting - Skills Programme in Financial Statements (ICB)CertificationUpon successful completion of the programme, ICB will issue learners with a Results Letter outlining the modules covered. The ICB will apply to FASSET on the learner’s behalf for the Skills Programme in Financial Statements to be awarded. Learner results will be recorded on the ICB National Learner Records Database within 3 months of completion.Entry Requirements

    Knowledge, comprehension and application of the English language at NQF 3/Grade 11 or equivalent     Knowledge, comprehension and application of Mathematical Literacy at NQF 3/Grade 11 or equivalent     Knowledge, comprehension and application of Accounting at NQF 3/Grade 11 or equivalent     Ideally, learners should have completed the Skills Programme in Bookkeeping to Trial Balance first before enrolling for this programme     Admission may be subject to an interview with an academic staff member ... [-]