Higher Diploma: Accounting (NQF 6)

Course fee

Price: Enquire with a consultant

Course Introduction

The purpose of the qualification is to provide you with additional skills and knowledge necessary to become a competent accountant.

Course Contents

  • Cost and Management Accounting 1 
  • Principles of Business Law 
  • Organisational Behaviour 
  • Financial Accounting 1 
  • Strategic Management 
  • Concepts of Management Computing 
  • Internal Auditing 1 
  • Financial Accounting 2 
  • Logical Approach to South African Tax 
  • Financial Accounting 3 
  • Internal Auditing 2 

Career Fields/Further Studies

Successful students will gain the knowledge and skills that they require in the field of accounting and management. Please enquire at the nearest Damelin Correspondence College branch for the prospectus containing information with regard to further studies. 


Qualification: HighDipAcc (DCC) NQF 6
SAQA ID: 21087
NQF Level 6
Credits: 360

Programme Type

The Higher Diploma: Accounting is an accredited programme. 

Programme Duration

You should be able to complete this course within 36 months. 

Entrance Requirements

Grade 12 (Std 10) or equivalent NQF 5 qualification, or 4 year's verifiable and relevant working experience. 

Student Assessment

Assessment is the process of gathering information using various methods to gauge the effectiveness of the teaching and learning process in a systematic way. When you submit your assessments, a qualified subject matter expert evaluates your performance against the teaching and learning segments.

In order to accommodate your needs as a distance learner, we have included the teaching element in your LEARNING MATERIAL AND TEXTBOOKS. In addition to this, you have access to a tutor, who is available through our DAT query support system, as you work through your LEARNING MATERIAL AND TEXTBOOKS. 


Upon successful completion of the course, you will receive a Higher Diploma: Accounting.

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