Berea Technical College

Empowering the nation through education

BOOK KEEPING

PROGRAMME TITLE NQF SAQA ID CREDITS
DIPLOMA: BOOK KEEPING 6 21057 240

DESCRIPTION

This course introduces basic bookkeeping principles, procedures, and concepts as applied to a service business. The bookkeeping cycle,involving journals and ledgers to the preparation of financial statements, is covered. Prepare bank reconciliations.

Apply payroll concepts and journalize entries to record payroll transactions

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS,COURSE DURATION AND CAREER FIELDS

Grade 12

Course duration

Full Time : Minimum 2 Years

Career Fields

Junior Bookkeeper

Senior Bookkeeper

Accounting Clerk

Audit Clerk

Account Manager

Office Administrator

Payroll Administrator

ARTICULATION

  • If the learner chooses to write the examinations of the ICB, and demonstrate competence, they will earn the Fellowship Level diploma from the Institute of Certified Bookkeepers. The ICB offers artieulation agreements with the South African Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators, The Institute of Administration and Commerce, The International Association of Bookkeepers (UK) and the Institute of Financial Accountants (UK)
  • The qualification towards which the graduate may proceed are other managerial qualifications that are not specific to a particular context,and further and I or higher education qualifications

PROGRAMME OUTLINE

Specific Outcomes:

  1. Accounting 1
  2. Business Economics
  3. Business Calculations
  4. Office Practice
  5. Accounting II
  6. Management
  7. Business Communication
  8. Taxation
  9. Accounting Ill
  10. Commercial Law
  11. Economics
  12. Cost Accounting
  13. Corporate Law
  14. Auditing