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Program Details

Faculty : Faculty of Business

Program Name : Bachelor of Accountancy

BGCSE Points(or similar) : 42


Type : Under Graduate

No. of Semesters : 8

Description : BGCSE/equivalent with a minimum of grade C in English Language and Mathematics. Applicants with Diploma in Accounting and Business Studies or equivalent qualification may be considered for entry at level 100 or 200.

Courses involved :

Semester 1

Core Courses

  INTRO TO COMMN & ACADEMIC LITERACY(BUSINESS) Credits : 3
  BASIC MICROECONOMICS Credits : 3
  COMPUTER SKILLS FUNDAMENTALS I Credits : 2
  PRINCIPLES OF MANAGEMENT Credits : 3
  INTRODUCTION TO PSYCHOLOGY Credits : 3
  MATHEMATICS FOR SOCIAL SCIENCES I Credits : 3
  INTRODUCTION TO STATISTICS Credits : 4

Optional Courses

    No Optional courses present in this Program for Semester 1.

Elective Courses

    No Elective courses present in this Program for Semester 1.

Semester 2

Core Courses

  INTRODUCTION TO ACCOUNTING Credits : 3
  ACADEMIC & PROFESSIONAL COMMN (BUSINESS) Credits : 3
  BASIC MACRO ECONOMICS Credits : 3
  COMPUTER SKILLS FUNDAMENTALS 2 INFORMATION SKILLS 11 Credits : 2
  PRINCIPLES OF MARKETING Credits : 3
  MATHEMATICS FOR BUSINESS & SOCIAL SCIENCES II Credits : 3
  BUSINESS STATISTICS Credits : 3

Optional Courses

    No Optional courses present in this Program for Semester 2.

Elective Courses

    No Elective courses present in this Program for Semester 2.

Semester 3

Core Courses

  INTRODUCTION TO COST ACCOUNTING Credits : 3
  INTERMEDIATE MICROECONOMICS Credits : 3
  BUSINESS FINANCE Credits : 3
  FOUNDATIONS OF BUSINESS LAW Credits : 3
  QUANTITATIVE METHODS FOR BUSINESS Credits : 3

Optional Courses

    No Optional courses present in this Program for Semester 3.

Elective Courses

    No Elective courses present in this Program for Semester 3.

Semester 4

Core Courses

  FINANCIAL ACCOUNTING I Credits : 3
  COST ACCOUNTING APPLICATIONS Credits : 3
  INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY Credits : 3
  INTERMEDIATE MACROECONOMICS Credits : 3
  ORGANIZATIONAL DESIGN AND DEVELOPMENT Credits : 3

Optional Courses

    No Optional courses present in this Program for Semester 4.

Elective Courses

    No Elective courses present in this Program for Semester 4.

Semester 5

Core Courses

  INTRODUCTION TO COMPANY LAW Credits : 4
  AUDITING I Credits : 3
  INTRODUCTION TO MANAGEMENT ACCOUNTING Credits : 3
  FINANCIAL ACCOUNTING II Credits : 3
  ORGANISATIONAL BEHAVIOUR Credits : 3

Optional Courses

    No Optional courses present in this Program for Semester 5.

Elective Courses

    No Elective courses present in this Program for Semester 5.

Semester 6

Core Courses

  MANAGEMENT ACCOUNTING APPLICATIONS Credits : 3
  AUDITING II Credits : 3
  ACCOUNTING INFORMATION SYSTEMS Credits : 3
  FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT Credits : 3
  BUSINESS RESEARCH METHODS Credits : 3

Optional Courses

  PUBLIC SECTOR AUDITING Credits : 3
  INTERNAL AUDITING Credits : 3
  AUDITING APPLICATIONS Credits : 3

Elective Courses

    No Elective courses present in this Program for Semester 6.

Semester 7

Core Courses

  FINANCIAL ACCOUNTING III Credits : 3
  INTRODUCTION TO TAXATION Credits : 3
  INDUSTRIAL ATTACHMENT Credits : 3
  STRATEGIC MANAGEMENT Credits : 3

Optional Courses

    No Optional courses present in this Program for Semester 7.

Elective Courses

    No Elective courses present in this Program for Semester 7.

Semester 8

Core Courses

  FINANCIAL ACCOUNTING IV Credits : 3
  TAXATION APPLICATIONS Credits : 3
  ACCOUNTING THEORY Credits : 3
  RESEARCH PROJECT Credits : 4

Optional Courses

  PUBLIC SECTOR ACCOUNTING Credits : 3
  DECISION SUPPORT SYSTEMS I Credits : 3
  INFORMATION SYSTEMS AUDITING Credits : 3
  FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS & MARKETS I Credits : 3

Elective Courses

    No Elective courses present in this Program for Semester 8.
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