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Extended Programme (Bridge Programme) : Management Sciences in Internal Auditing (ECP)

EX_BIA

Campus

Duration of Programme

Enrolment Option(s)

SAQA Credits

NQF Level

Bloemfontein Campus

5 Years

Semester 1

553

8

Additional Admission Requirements

For admission to the Bachelor of Management Sciences in Internal Auditing (Extended Curriculum Programme) at CUT, candidates must meet CUT’s general admission requirements, as well as the following programme-specific minimum admission requirements:

  • an M score of 27;
  • proficiency in written and spoken English [50% (4) (NSC) or 60% (5) NCV)]; and
  • a National Senior Certificate (NSC) with degree exemption, or a Grade 12 certificate, or a National Certificate Vocational (NCV) (4) (in Finance, Economics and Accounting) with a minimum pass mark of level 5 (60%).

In addition to the above admission requirements, selection tests may be required, which may include psychometric testing.

Candidates may apply for recognition of prior learning (RPL), according to CUT policy.

For candidates who matriculated in 2007 or before:

In addition to the general admission requirements:

  • Accounting, with a minimum symbol C on Standard Grade (SG) or symbol D on Higher Grade (HG), for candidates who matriculated in 2007 and before; and
  • Accounting at level 5, with a minimum 60%, for the NCV (4) qualification.

For candidates who completed the NSC in 2008 and thereafter:

In addition to the general admission requirements:

  • Accounting at Grade 12 level, with a minimum score of 50% (4) for candidates who completed the NSC in 2008 and thereafter.
  • Mathematical Literacy at Grade 12 level, with a minimum score of 50% (4); or Mathematics at Grade 12 level, with a minimum score of 30% (2), for candidates who completed the NSC in 2008 and thereafter.

For candidates who completed the NCV (4) in 2008 and thereafter:

In addition to the general admission requirements:

  • Applied accounting at a minimum score of 60% (5) for candidates who completed the NCV (4) in 2008 and thereafter.
  • Mathematical Literacy with a minimum score of 60% (5); or Mathematics, with a minimum score of  40% (3), for candidates who completed the NCV (4) in 2008 and thereafter.
  • A minimum score of 60% (5) in Economic Environment
  • A minimum score of 60% (5) in Financial Management
  • A minimum score of 50% (4) in New Venture Creation

Prerequisites:

Instructional OfferingsPrerequisite instructional offerings
  
Financial Accounting IIFinancial Accounting I
Taxation IIFinancial Accounting I
Taxation IITaxation I
Auditing and Internal Control IIFinancial Accounting I
Business and Strategic ManagementBusiness Management I
Cost and Financial Management IICost and Financial Management I
Internal Auditing IIIAuditing and Internal Control II
Information Systems Auditing IIIAuditing and Internal Control II
Financial Accounting IIIFinancial Accounting II
Research methodology IIResearch methodology I
Internal Auditing IVInternal Auditing III
Risk Management IVInternal Auditing III
Information Systems Auditing IVInformation Systems Auditing III
Public Financial and Procurement Management III (elective)Business and Strategic Management
Specialised Information Systems Auditing (elective)Information Systems Auditing III
WIL (simulation)All modules (excluding WIL placement)
WIL (placement)WIL (simulation)


A student will not be allowed to repeat the first year or part of the first year of the Extended Curriculum Programme (ECP).

A student must pass all first-year instructional offerings in order to continue with second-year instructional offerings of the ECP.

A student who fails to pass all instructional offerings of the first year of the Extended Curriculum Programme will not be allowed to continue with the course Bachelor of Management Sciences in Internal Auditing (Extended Curriculum Programme).

A student may not change from the ECP to the regular programme.

1ST YEAR

INSTRUCTIONAL OFFERINGS

SAQA

CREDITS

HEMIS CREDITS

SEMESTER 1
SEMESTER 2

LCS5001

Academic Literacy and Communication Studies

12

0.123

NMR5011


Numeracy

6

0.062

DLC5011


Digital Literacy

6

0.062


ADC5022

Advanced Computer Literacy

6

0.062

BTRP115


Basic Transaction Recording Practice

12

0.123


PAFR125

Preparation and Financial Reporting

12

0.123

MFAC115

MFAC125

Mathematics for Accountancy

24

0.246

PIM5011

PIM5012

Personal Information Management

0

0

Total

54

0.800


2ND YEAR

INSTRUCTIONAL OFFERINGS

SAQA

CREDITS

HEMIS CREDITS

SEMESTER 1

SEMESTER 2


FNAC115

FNAC125

Financial Accounting I

32

0.337

PRSD125

Professional Skills Development I

8

0.084

ECON115

ECON125

Economics I

16

0.168

BUSM125

Business Management I

8

0.084

TAXN125

Taxation I

12

0.126

Total

76

0.800


3RD YEAR

INSTRUCTIONAL OFFERINGS

SAQA

CREDITS

HEMIS CREDITS

SEMESTER 1
SEMESTER 2



PRSD215

 
Professional Skills Development II

8

0.049

FNAC216

FNAC226

Financial Accounting II

32

0.195

CFIM216

CFIM226

Cost and Financial Management I

25

0.153

TAXN216

TAXN226

Taxation II

25

0.153

AUIC216

AUIC226

Auditing and Internal Control II

25

0.153

BUSL215

BUSL225

Business law I

16

0.098

Total

131

0.800


4TH YEAR

INSTRUCTIONAL OFFERINGS

SAQA

CREDITS

HEMIS CREDITS

SEMESTER 1
SEMESTER 2



BUSM317

BUSM327

Business and Strategic Management

24

0.143

CFIM317

CFIM327

Cost and Financial Management II

25

0.149

INTA317

INTA327

Internal Auditing III

25

0.149

INFA317


Information Systems Auditing III

12

0.072


RSMT327

Research methodology I

16

0.096

FNAC317

FNAC327

Financial Accounting III

32

0.191

Total

134

0.800


5TH YEAR

INSTRUCTIONAL OFFERINGS

SAQA

CREDITS

HEMIS CREDITS

SEMESTER 1
SEMESTER 2



RSMT418

 

Research methodology II

16

0.076

INTA418

 

Internal Auditing IV

12

0.057

RSKM418


Risk Management IV

12

0.057

INFA418


Information Systems Auditing IV

12

0.057

PFPM418


Public Financial and Procurement Management III (elective)

12

0.057

SISA418


Specialised Information Systems Auditing (elective)

12

0.057


WLSI428

WIL (simulation)

30

0.213


WLPI428

WIL (placement)

40

0.285

Total

134

0.800

Total

553

4


Remarks

Only first-time entering (FTE) students will be considered for this programme.

All students will be required to be in possession of a laptop computer, complying with Departmental specifications which will be revised and communicated annually.

Class attendance is compulsory.

All offerings are compulsory, except for the one elective in the final year of study.

For more information contact Department of Accounting and Auditing

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