Bachelor of Accounting Science in Management Accounting – Foundation Stream

Students can attend full-time lectures at Durbanville College in the modules of this Unisa degree. This assistance can contribute to better achievements and successes. The Bachelor of Accounting Science in Management Accounting program provides knowledge and skills in the practice of management. The program includes topics in the systems, procedures and policies used by executive and top management in making company decisions. The program equips students with knowledge and skills in management accounting, and trains them to be as competitive as accounting graduates with a broader perspective in business, as they are consistently exposed to activities that involve analysis, evaluation and critical thinking. The course is enriched with accounting, business law, taxation, management, information technology and other related courses.


3 ½ Years


January & June

Admission Requirements

A National Senior Certificate (degree endorsement), with an achievement rating of 4 (50% – 59%) or better in the language of learning and teaching, and Mathematics with a rating of 4 (50% – 59%).

1st Year
Code Module
ENG1513 Foundations in English for University Study
FAC1500 Basic Accounting
FBN1501 Business Numerical Skills A
FEC1501 Understanding the Economy
MNB1501_FS Business Management 1A
FBN1502 Business Numerical Skills B
ECS1501_FS Economics 1A
FAC1502_FS Financial Accounting Principles, Concepts and Procedures
CLA1503_FS Commercial Law 1C
AIN1501_FS Accounting Systems in a Computer Environment
2nd Year
Code Module
AUE1601_FS Legal Aspects in Accountancy
DSC1630_FS Introductory Financial Mathematics
ECS1601_FS Economics 1B
FAC1601_FS Financial Accounting Reporting
MNB1601_FS Business Management 1B
AIN2601_FS Practical Accounting Data Processing
FAC2601_FS Financial Accounting for Companies
FAC2602_FS Selected Accounting Standards and Simple Group Structures
TAX2601_FS Principles of Taxation
MNG2601_FS General Management
3rd Year
Code Module
MNG2602_FS Contemporary Management Issues
MAC2601_FS Principles of Management Accounting
MAC2602_FS Principles of Strategy, Risk & Financial Management Techniques
AUE2602_FS Coporate Governance in Accountancy
CAS1501_FS Perspectives on Accountancy
MAC3701_FS Application of Management Accounting Techniques
MAC3702_FS Application of Financial Management Techniques
MAC3703_FS Selected Accounting & Financial Management Techniques
TAX3701_FS Taxation of Business Activities
FAC3704_FS Group Financial Reporting
4th Year

(6 months)

Code Module
FAC3703_FS Specific Financial Reporting
FAC3701_FS General Financial Reporting
FAC3702_FS Distinctive Financial Reporting
MNG3701_FS Strategic Planning 3A
MNG3702_FS Strategic Implementation 3B