NC(V): Finance, Economics & Accounting (L2 - L4)

This qualification equips the student with relevant knowledge so that the student will be able to follow a career in finance, economics or accounting.

Admission Requirements

  • A year end school report for grade 10 or higher with Accounting
  • An NQF Level 1 qualification; or
  • An approved bridging programme designed for the specific purpose to access NQF level 2; or
  • A Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) assessment to meet the basic requirements for access to NQF Level 2.

Grade 11 and 12 learners who are at least 17 years of age are given first preference.

Duration

  • This qualification takes three years to complete.
  • Each of the levels 2, 3 and 4 will take one-year full time.
  • Every level of study carries 130 credits.

Subjects / Modules

NQF Level 2
  • English
  • Mathematical Literacy
  • Life Orientation
  • Applied Accounting
  • Financial Management
  • Economic Environment
  • New Venture Creation
NQF Level 3
  • English
  • Mathematical Literacy
  • Life Orientation
  • Applied Accounting
  • Financial Management
  • Economic Environment
  • New Venture Creation
NQF Level 4
  • English
  • Mathematical Literacy
  • Life Orientation
  • Applied Accounting
  • Financial Management
  • Economic Environment
  • New Venture Creation

Career Opportunities

  • Perform bookkeeping duties
  • Keep record of wages and salaries, petty cash
  • Prepare financial statements, manage budgets, analyse business finances

Possible places of employment

  • Public and Private Accounting
  • Banking
  • Financial Services