fbpx Micro-credential certification in Cost Accounting BDA1344 (EDIBA) | Africa Open Learning

This programme is designed to provide you with the competitive edge you need to establish your career path. Learn through a motivating environment, based on student-centred learning to acquire further knowledge, skills, techniques and ethics to excel in your career. We aim to increase and enrich your knowledge across a broad range of business disciplines and develop skills relating to business operations in areas such as manangement, administration, accounting, human resource management, marketing and entrepreneurship.

This subject introduces students to basic cost accounting principles and techniques, in order to prepare the students for management accounting subject later.

Note: Subject relates to Executive Diploma in Business Administration

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
  1. Introduction To Cost And Management Accounting                                                               
  2. Accounting For Material                                                                                                
  3. Accounting For Labour                                                                                                  
  4. Accounting For Overhead                                                                                           
  5. Job Costing                                                                                                                            
  6. Cost-Volume Profit Analysis

Assignment 1 - 30%
Assignment 2 - 30%
Final Examination - 40%

Credit Transfer: 
Upon successful completion of this Micro-credential certification in Cost Accounting (EDIBA), students will be able to transfer grades and credits into the following programme(s):
  1. Executive Diploma in Business Administration
Continuing Education: 

Upon successful completion of this Executive Diploma in Business Administration programme and meeting the necessary entry requirements, students will be able to progress into the following programme(s):

  1. Bachelor of Accounting & Finance (BAF)
  2. Bachelor of Business Management (BBM)
Career Opportunities: 

Students will be able to have basic knowledge on cost classification; basic cost accounting principles, methods and techniques and some basic management accounting techniques, including budget preparation, basic cost variances and simple short-tem decision making.