Students will need to register with UNISA to study the above qualification. Edge offers tuition support for all modules shown below.
HIGHER CERTIFICATE IN ECONOMIC AND MANAGEMENT SCIENCES (98237)
What are my career options if I do this degree?
Students completing this qualification have insights in the fields of managing finances, overseeing administrative procedures and systems, running my own business, running someone else’s business, selling products or services, numbers and figures, leading a group of people, planning and organising the activities of others, marketing.
This qualification gives admission to further studies should you wish to study a BCom or BCompt.
What are the admission requirements?
A National Senior Certificate (NSC) with at least 30% in the language of teaching and learning,
a Senior Certificate (SC) with at least an F symbol on HG or E symbol on SG in the language of teaching and learning,
a National Certificate (Vocational) with at least 40% in the language of teaching and learning in terms of the NSC. Selection option for the Higher Certificate studies will be limited and aligned to vocational subject choices obtained in the National Certificate Vocational (NCV) level 4.
Suggested full time module outline
BNU1501: Basic Numeracy
ECS1500: Economics 1500
CLA1501: Commercial Law 1A
INF1505: Introduction to Business Information Systems
FAC1501: Introductory Financial Accounting
BSM1501: Business Management 1A
ENN103F: English for Academic Purposes
FAC1502: Financial Accounting Principles, Concepts and Procedures
QMI1500: Elementary Quantitative Methods
SUS1501: Sustainability and Greed