The Certificate in Business Accounting is CIMA’s entry level accounting qualification for students with little or no accounting background.
The certificate level gives you business experience beyond just financial accounting and you’ll gain insight into how the different areas of accounting relate to the business world.
It can be seen as a knowledge refresher course or a foundation to a career in business and finance. The Certificate in Business Accounting forms the basis of the CIMA Professional Qualification and is a valuable qualification on its own.
THE CERTIFICATE LEVEL CONSISTS OF FIVE SUBJECTS:
Fundamentals of management accounting
Fundamentals of financial accounting
Fundamentals of business mathematics
Fundamentals of business economics
Fundamentals of ethics, corporate governance and business law
You’ll achieve a solid understanding of basic accounting, management accounting and business principles. You’ll gain skills in preparing financial reports, forecasting performance and data analysis among many others.
OPERATIONAL LEVEL; AWARD – CIMA DIPLOMA IN MANAGEMENT ACCOUNTING
E1 – Enterprise Operations
P1 – Performance Operations
F1 – Financial Operations
OPERATIONAL LEVEL CASE STUDY
Successful completion of CBA or any other relevant qualification such as NATech/ZICA Technician, AAT, ZDA and ATD
MANAGEMENT LEVEL; AWARD – CIMA ADVANCED DIPLOMA IN MANAGEMENT ACCOUNTING
E2 – Enterprise Management
P2 – Performance Management
F2 – Financial Management
MANAGEMENT LEVEL CASE STUDY
Successful Completion of CIMA Operational Level
STRATEGIC LEVEL; AWARD – ONLY AWARDED UPON COMPLETION OF PROFESSIONAL COMPETENCE LEVEL