B.com Hons. Financial Management
University of Johannesburg
The primary purpose of the B.Com Honours (Financial Management) is to strengthen a student’s knowledge and comprehension in the disciplines of management accounting and finance.
The programme is comprised of a broad-based curriculum to prepare a student for a wide range of finance-related specialities. The curriculum includes six topic areas ranging from management accounting strategy to financial strategy to performance & risk strategy. The programme emphasises application, analysis and evaluation within each topic area as well as the application of integrity and ethics in a professional environment. Mastering of the curriculum will provide students with the skills to synthesize complex management, financial, performance and risk principles in order to drive and add value to the entities that employ them.
Successful students will gain an overall financial and business perspective which will provide them with a competitive advantage for employment and prepare them for further studies in this field. The B.Com Honours (Financial Management) is accredited by SAQA at NQF Level 7.