SAQA ID: 48640 | NATIONAL CERTIFICATE: FINANCIAL SERVICES MANAGEMENT, NQF LEVEL 4: 150 CREDITS

Finance represents fiscal management and the process of acquiring funds. It encompasses the oversight, creation, and study of money, banking, credit, investments, assets, and liabilities that make up financial systems.

The AACA Finance online course is designed to prepare experts who can evaluate and optimize assets and financial resources to meet the objectives of an organization or individual. The course will focus on building key skills such as understanding of industry practices and principles, ensuring a strong theoretical knowledge, research skills, communication skills, Knowledge of stock market, trade, investment and analytical skills as well as the ability to understand and interpret numerical and statistical data.

The course is designed with the same intensity and quality as our on-campus learning, with the added flexibility of studying from anywhere in the world. Making use of the latest technologies in virtual learning, we are able to deliver to you the experience that makes AACA the best. The lessons are delivered though our App and live online class lectures.

This course is perfect for anyone, young or old, student or employed, passionate about the discipline of finance.

COURSE INFO:
Course Start Date: 25/01/2021
Duration: One Year
Number of Lessons: +/- 80

Curriculum

The one-year online course, is delivered in 4 cycles. Each cycle offers a unique approach and is designed to take the student through an exciting experience of acquiring the embedded knowledge in the topics surrounding commercial investments, banking operations, personal money management and accounting; advanced derivatives, asset markets, behavioural finance and corporate finance; econometric Financial maths, Financial management, financial markets, financial planning and accounting; financial reporting, international finance, private equity, risk management and venture capital.

Students can maintain their general education or choose to specialize early in areas such as personal financial planning or business accounting.

Requirements

a) Minimum Qualification Requirements
• Grade 12 or Matric or Equivalent
• ID or Valid Passport
• Proof of residence
• Curriculum Vitae
• Competence in Communication, Mathematical and Computer literacy at NQF Level 3.

b) Course Requirements
• Laptop
• Smartphone
• Internet connection

Modules:
• Commercial investments
• Banking operations,
• Personal money management and accounting
• Advanced derivatives,
• Asset markets
• Behavioural finance
• Corporate finance
• Econometric financial maths
• Financial management,
• Financial markets,
• Financial planning and accounting
• Financial reporting
• International finance
• Private equity,
• Risk management
• Venture capital

Certification

SAQA ID: 48640: NQF Level 4 – National Certificate: Financial Services Management:150 Credits
AACA certificate of completion.

CAREER PATH

  • Head of Finance for an organization
  • Financial Manager
  • Financial Administrator / Bookkeeper
  • Finance Business Partner
  • Accountant
  • Audit Manager – Financial Services
  • Financial Accountant
  • Financial planner – with audit experience
  • Financial Administrator
  • Financial Advisor
  • Chief Financial Officer