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College of Business and Economics, Department of Accountancy
Faculty: College of Business and Economics
Department: Department of Accountancy
Programme Level: Continuous Education Programmes
Programme Name: Public Sector Accounting
Programme Code: S3PSAQ
Medium of Facilitation: Part-time
NQF Level: 8
NQF Credits: 0
Application Start Date: Apr 1, 2022
Application End Date:
The purpose of this SLP in Public Sector Accounting is to provide Chief Financial Officers and finance professionals at municipalities, public sector entities, departments and TVET colleges, with the opportunity to obtain a detailed understanding of the compliance and legislative requirements which will have an impact on the financial control environment Chief Financial Officers are responsible for monitoring compliance with legislation in this regard.
The minimum entry requirement is a degree or advanced diploma in commerce or law on NQF level 7. Students who do not meet the minimum entry requirements for this programme may apply for recognition of prior learning and for admission on the basis thereof. Experience in the fields related to corporate governance for example practicing as a company secretary, may be taken into account when assessing recognition of prior learning. This short learning programme is only on offer to public sector institutions, where the institution will be liable for paying the tuition fees for prospective students.