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The Bachelor of Business Management (Honours) is designed to provide you with skills and knowledge across a range of business disciplines with an emphasis on management skills. It prepares you in all aspects of business operations and management through a perfect balance of conceptual academic structure and hands-on practical experience.

This course aims to provide students with an introductory framework of financial accounting based on the need to understand the operational aspects of financial control systems. Its primary objectives are to familiarize students with the basic concepts and skills of financial accounting and to make them aware of the importance of control in the industry. The course also introduces the presentation of Financial Statements. It creates awareness of IFRS/MFRS Regulatory and Conceptual Framework as the course is designed to progressively broaden and deepen the knowledge, skills & professional values demonstrated by the students on their way to achieving pre-professional qualifications.

Note: Subject relates to Bachelor of Business Management

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 
Min. Age Requirement - 19 Years Old and Above 
Language Proficiency - Yes 
Numeracy Proficiency - No 
Pre-Requisites - No

  1. Accounting Concepts And Principles (Ias 1)
  2. Accounting Standards & Equation (Ias 1)
  3. Types Of Business Entities
  4. The Use Of Double Entry & Accounting System (Ias 1)
  5. Recording Transactions & Events (Including Cashbook) (Ias 1)
  6. Preparing Trial Balance
  7. Preparing Basic Financial Statements (Ias 1)
  8. Year End / Closing Adjustments
  9. Petty Cashbook
  10. Bank Reconciliation

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

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

Upon successful completion of this Bachelor of Business Management 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: 

The knowledge that the students learn from this subject will enhance their  skills and knowledge of the basic understanding of financial accounting and financial statements. Career Opportunities: Accountants, Accounts Executives, Financial Executives