Short Learning Programme
Commercial Forensic Accounting
The short course aims to equip learners with the fundamental knowledge and skills necessary to effectively participate in the prevention and combating of commercial crime.
The course will enable participants to have a detailed knowledge of accounting principles and transactional cycles, the analysis of financial statements and accounting records as well as the manipulation thereof in order to execute commercial forensic investigations.
A senior certificate (Grade 12), three years’ relevant academic or practical experience.
Learning assumed to be in place:
The successful completion of a senior certificate (grade 12) plus two years relevant experience or a tertiary qualification.
Course outcomes and the associated assessment criteria:
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Formative assessment and summative assessment.
Method of assessment:
Attendants will have to submit two written assignments and/or cases studies (formative assessment) and complete a 3-hour examination (summative assessment). The elements stated in the abovementioned learning outcomes and assessment criteria will form the basis of the assessment
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Mode of delivery:
South African commercial forensic practitioners, specifically those who intend to become professional members of the Institute of Commercial Forensic Practitioners.