Junior Bookkeeping: Business Literacy

College SA, Certficate Business Literacy

Course Information:


This is not an accredited course. This is a Professional Institute Programme.


 Course  Junior Bookkeeping: Business Literacy
 Programme Type  Institute Programme: Institute of Certified Bookkeepers Single Module
 Partner Institute  ICB – The Institute of Certified Bookkeepers
 Award Type  Statement of Competence
 Award Issued By  ICB
 Accredited By  Your Unit Standard Certificates will be accredited by FASSET
 NQF Level  N/A
 Course Duration  5 Months
 Entrance Criteria

No prior accounting knowledge needed.

  •  Grade 10

  •  Learners must be at least 16 years of age

  • The ability to read and write in English




Course Structure


Certificate Level Subjects:

  • Business Literacy – The key principles of effective business communication

  • Business Literacy – Spoken communication

  • Business Literacy – Written Communication

  • Business Literacy – Work readiness

  • Working with numbers: an introduction

  • Working with fractions and decimal numbers

  • Percentages, ratios, proportions and equations

  • Using interest rates in business

  • Measure, analyse and communicate workplace data

  • Business communication – Putting it all together

  • Business numeracy – Putting it all together


Assessment and Award

Once you have successfully completed the necessary assignments prescribed by College SA, you may apply to complete the examinations with the ICB. Upon successful completion of your one exam, ICB will certify you with a statement of competence.


In order to write exams with the ICB you will have to:


  • Apply to the ICB and register with them to write their exams

  • Submit a Portfolio of Evidence to the ICB on the day of you exams




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