Faculty of Commerce and Administration

BACHELOR OF ACCOUNTING (BACC)

 

Delivery Site      NMD Site

Offering Type    Day  


Purpose  

The overall purpose of the qualification is to prepare and equip the student with the necessary financial, analytical and managerial skills required in commerce and industry.


Minimum Entry Requirements   

Minimum statutory NSC requirements for degree entry are as follows:    

  • National Senior Certificate categorised pass.
  • Admission point score (APS) of 28 including Life Orientation Skills but limited to 3 points
  • Minimum point score of 4 for English and Mathematics
  • COMPULSORY NSC SUBJECTS: English and Mathematics                 
  • Minimum statutory Matric requirements for degree entry are as follows:
    • Grade 12 pass with a University Endorsement                 
    • Admission point score of 32               
    • (HG A = 8 Points, B = 7, C = 6, D=5, E=4, F =3)     
    • (SG A=7 Points, B=6, C=5, D=4, E=3, F =2)               
    • Minimum point score of 5 for both English and Mathematics at SG level
    • Minimum point score of 4 for both English and Mathematics at HG level   
    • COMPULSORY Grade 12/Matric SUBJECTS: English and Mathematics.   

Recognition of Prior Learning  

Prior learning shall be recognised subject to the requirements of each programme as per WSU’s Recognition of Prior Learning Policy (RPL).    


Entry Points to Diploma and/or Degree Levels  

Entry into the diploma or degree levels will be available to those students who have attained the required credits for the previous level at WSU Economic Sciences Access Programme or its equivalent tertiary institution.              


Curriculum

For details of the curriculum and other rules, download a copy of the 2021 Faculty of Commerce and Administration prospectus.