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The covers three parts. First part is to introduce the students to the computerised accounting systems, its components, framework and environment and coding systems. Second part is to deal other systems but not in practical approach but in a conceptual way. Lastly, students will be engaged with the practical approach to three software, namely accounting, payroll and inventory and billing systems where the student will be taught how handle them from inputting the data till producing output, i.e. reports.

Note: Subject relates to Bachelor of Accounting & Finance

Programme Fee

Awarding Body: 

This programme is designed, delivered, assessed and awarded by SEGi University through the Africa Open Learning Platform. 

Endorsement & Recognition: 

This programme is recognized and endorsed by the Seychelles Qualifications Authority (SQA), established under the Seychelles Qualifications Authority Act of 2005. 

Business & Accounting
Entry Requirements: 

Entry Requirements - No 
Age Experience - 19 Years Above 
Language Proficiency - Yes 
Numeracy Proficiency - No 
Pre-requisites - No

  1. Introduction To Computerised Accounting Systems (Cas)                                                                            
  2. Chart Of Accounts                                                                                                
  3. Point Of Sales (Pos)System                                                                                           
  4. Fixed Assets Management System                                                 
  5. Maintenance Of Accounts Receivables And Payables                                            
  6. Managing Stock Values And Month End Processing                                      
  7. Debtors And Creditors Aging, Taxation, Dividend And Year End Processing                       
  8. Departmental And Manufacturing Accounts                                                
  9. Handling Business Documents And Bank Reconciliation Statements                                                                         
  10. Inventory And Billing System                                                                            
  11. Payroll System

Assignment 1 - 20% 
Assignment 2 - 30% 
Final Exam - 50% 


Credit Transfer: 
Upon successful completion of this Micro-credential certification in Computerised Accounting System (BAF), students will be able to transfer grades and credits into the following programme(s):
  1. Bachelor of Accounting & Finance
Continuing Education: 

Upon successful completion of this Bachelor of Accounting & Finance programme and meeting the necessary entry requirements, students will be able to progress into the following programme(s):

  1. Master of Financial Planning 
  2. Master of Accountancy 
  3. Master of Business Administration (Global   Business)
  4. Master of Business Administration (General Management) 
Career Opportunities: 

Students able to examine the computerised accounting systems and its environment as well as prepare the full set of accounts using accounting software. Students able to prepare accounting related reports through acounting related software such as payroll, POS system, Fixed Asset System through inventory and billing systems. Career Opportunities: Accounts Executives, Accountants, Accounting System Designer, System Consultant, HR Payroll executive, Procument Executive, GL dept Accounts Exec, Acc Payable Exec, Acc  Receivable Dept Exec, Point Of Sales System Consultant