HEQF credits: 18 | HEQSF course level: 5
Matriculation mathematics, or STA1004H, or registration
for the Postgraduate Diploma in Management in Entrepreneurship, Marketing, Sport
Management or Tourism Management.
This course is designed to introduce the study of the
financial function in business, particularly in a South African environment.
The course has two primary objectives: Firstly, to expose students with little
or no commercial or financial background to the fundamentals of the financial
aspects of business and the environment in which businesses operate. The second
objective is to afford the students with the opportunity of gaining as much
practical experience as possible in key areas of Finance, Management Accounting
This course first gives a general overview of finance and
covers a range of Finance, Management Accounting and Accounting (Financial
Writing all class tests. Attendance and submission of 80%
of tutorials. Satisfactory completion of all projects and assignments. 40%
average year mark.
Class tests, 1-5%; 2-15%; objective tests 5%; 2 group
projects 15% (2 x 7.5%); final examination 60%
Last updated : 30 Mar 2017
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