Knowledge and understanding of accounting is an essential requirement for successful management. The wide range of accounting units offered by the Department of Accounting caters for aspirants seeking success in the accounting profession; and others, majoring in related disciplines, seeking to be competent users of accounting reports. The area of study includes units which concentrate attention on the preparation and audit of financial reports for managers, owners and other interested parties. Validated and effective financial reports enable performance measurement and control of individuals within teams, corporations, non-government organisations, governments and other entities.
Accounting is offered in the Bachelor of Business Science at Monash South Africa as a major.
In addition to achieving the broad outcomes of their course broadly, students successfully completing this major will be able to:
- integrate, and critically apply, theoretical and technical accounting knowledge and skills to solve routine accounting problems.