ICB Prospectus

Are you looking for the ICB prospectus? This article will give you everything you will find in the prospectus – from the courses and exam info to entrance requirements and NQF levels.

The ICB prospectus guides you to make a choice what you want to study. It also gives more information about what the ICB learning experience is all about.

What Is The ICB Prospectus?

A prospectus is a printed or digital booklet. The purpose is to explain and give more information about the ICB and its courses.

Each year the ICB releases a prospectus. It is a handy guide for students and potential students to find out more about how the ICB works.

What Is In The ICB Prospectus?

The ICB prospectus gives you the following information:

  • Making a choice what to study
  • Making a choice how to study
  • The ICB learning experience
  • How to further your studies
  • FAQ and useful info

What To Study?

The ICB prospectus is very helpful. It gives you more information about the courses that they offer.

The course information you can find includes:

  • A definition of the course
  • Minimum requirements that you need
  • The subjects that you will do
  • The NQF level that you will qualify for after successful completion of subjects

What Are The Courses Available?

Financial Accounting Programme

Financial Accountants work in a company and collect and analyse data about all the transactions a company makes. They will create financial reports which are publically available to the media, employees, investors, and even competitors.

National Certificate: Bookkeeping (NQF 3)

  • Bookkeeping to Trial Balance
  • Payroll and Monthly SARS Returns
  • Computerised Bookkeeping
  • Business Literacy

Further Education and Training Certificate: Bookkeeping (NQF 4)

  • Financial Statements
  • Cost and Management Accounting

National Diploma: Technical Financial Accounting (NQF 5)

  • Income Tax Returns
  • Business Law and Accounting Control

National Diploma: Financial Accounting (NQF 6)

  • Corporate Strategy
  • Management Accounting Control Systems
  • Financial Reporting and Regulatory Frameworks
  • Research Theory and Practice

Office Administration Programme

Certificate: Office Administration (NQF 5)

  • Bookkeeping to Trial Balance
  • Business Literacy
  • Cost and Management Accounting
  • Business & Office Administration 1
  • Marketing Management and Public Relations
  • Business Law and Administrative Practice

Higher Certificate: Office Administration (NQF 5)

  • Business & Office Administration 2
  • HR Management and Labour Relations
  • Economics

Diploma: Office Administration (NQF 6)

  • Financial Statements
  • Business and Office Administration 3
  • Management

Public Sector Accounting Programme

National Certificate: Public Sector Accounting (NQF 4)

  • Bookkeeping and Trial Balance
  • Computerised Bookkeeping
  • Business Literacy
  • Public Accounting Administration

Diploma: Public Sector Accounting (NQF 5)

  • Financial Statements
  • Cost and Management Accounting
  • Business Law and Accounting Control
  • Technical Public Accounting

National Certificate: Financial Accounting (NQF 6)

  • Corporate Strategy
  • Management Accounting Control Systems
  • Financial Reporting and Regulatory Frameworks
  • Research Theory and Practice

Entrepreneurship Programme

National Certificate: Small Business Financial Management (NQF 4)

  • Bookkeeping to Trial Balance
  • Business Literacy
  • Entrepreneurship 1

Higher Certificate: Office Administration (NQF 5)

  • Financial Statements
  • Marketing Management and Public Relations
  • HR Management and Labour Relations
  • Office and Legal Practice
  • Entrepreneurship 2

National Diploma: Financial Accounting (NQF 6)

  • Financial Reporting and Regulatory Frameworks
  • Research Theory and Practice
  • Financial Management and Control
  • Entrepreneurship 3

Business Management Programme

National Certificate: Small Business Financial Management (NQF 4)

  • Bookkeeping to Trial Balance
  • Business Literacy
  • Business Management 1

Higher Certificate: Office Administration (NQF 5)

  • Financial Statements
  • Marketing Management and Public Relations
  • HR Management and Labour Relations
  • Office and Legal Practice
  • Business Management 2

National Diploma: Financial Accounting (NQF 6)

  • Financial Reporting and Regulatory Frameworks
  • Research Theory and Practice
  • Business Management 3
  • Financial Management and Control

What Is The Accreditation Of The ICB?

Their qualifications are registered and accredited on the National Qualifications Framework (NQF) by the South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA). They are also a Quality Assurance Partner of the Quality Council for Trades and Occupation (QCTO).

This means that they are an external independent examination board and that everything is of the highest standard. This ensures that you stand out as a future candidate for any career.

How Flexible Are The Studies?

When you decide to study with ICB, you can choose how you want to study. You can complete your course on a full-time basis, part-time, or through distance learning. They make it easy for you, to suit your needs.

Can I Study At My Own Pace?

The ICB courses are set out in a way that you can study at your own pace when doing ons of their courses.

Another key point is that you can choose the number subjects that you want, not to mention, you can also decide when you want to do your final exams.

Why Should You Study With The ICB?

If you are planning to have a career in business or accounting, then an ICB course will be just right for you.

They promote a high standard of the careers you can do after studying their courses. To name a few, it includes accounting, bookkeeping, office administration, and business management.

Where Can I Find The Prospectus?

You can download the latest ICB prospectus on their website.

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Written by: Maretha Lubbe

Last updated: April 18, 2019

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