COMMERCE, ADMINISTRATION & MANAGEMENT
Qualification / Course Information
Bellville (Cape Town) & Centurion (Pretoria)
The STADIO Higher Certificate in Business Accounts Administration is an entry level higher education qualification with a vocational industry-oriented focus. It aims to equip students with basic introductory knowledge combined with cognitive and practical skills to pursue further studies in this field. It emphasises focused principles and concepts together with specific procedures and techniques pertaining to business accounting administration. Since this a career-orientated programme, a balance is maintained between theory and the ability to apply knowledge. Complementary to this, the programme offers opportunities for learning through exposure to the financial operations of a business or organisation.
FURTHER STUDY OPPORTUNITIES:
On successful completion of the Higher Certificate in Business Accounts Administration (NQF 5), the student may articulate to degree or diploma, such as the STADIO Bachelor of Commerce in Project Management.
THE ADMISSION CRITERIA FOR THE HIGHER CERTIFICATE IN BUSINESS ACCOUNTS ADMINISTRATION ARE:
a Senior Certificate (SC);
a National Senior Certificate (NSC) with a minimum of 40% in three modules including a Home Language, and a minimum of 30% in three other modules; or
a National Senior Certificate – Vocational Level 4 (NC(V)),
a minimum of 40% in English Home Language or First Additional Language.
STADIO is committed to achieving inclusion and to overcome barriers to access and success in higher education. Applicants who do not meet the stated admission criteria, but who have relevant work experience and/or prior learning may apply for admission under the policy on Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL). STADIO admits a maximum of 10% per cohort via RPL. The implementation of RPL is context-specific, in terms of discipline, programme and level. Further information may be obtained from your Student Recruitment Advisor.
Introduction to Entrepreneurship
Introduction to Accounting Practice
Introduction to Business Communication
End User Computing
Introduction to Business Management
Introduction to Administrative Management
Below are some key career opportunities that you may consider once you have completed this qualification:
Debtors / Creditors Clerk
Junior Accounting Assistant
Administrative /Financial Assistant