- Relevant BCom degree with Auditing or Internal Auditing and Financial Accounting at final-year level with weighted average of at least 58% for Auditing or Internal Auditing at final-year level and weighted average of at least 56% for Financial Accounting at final-year level and Financial Management passed at second-year level or BCom (Informatics) degree, with Internal Auditing and Financial Accounting at final-year level with weighted average of at least 58% for Internal Auditing and Financial Accounting at final-year level and Financial Management at second-year level or Informatics at second-year level
Other programme-specific information
Prerequisites for all the Internal Auditing modules will be determined by the head of the department (modules passed and practical experience will be considered).
Examinations and pass requirements
Subject to the provisions of General Academic Regulation G26, a head of department determines, in consultation with the Dean when the honours examinations in his/her department will take place, provided that:
- honours examinations which do not take place before the end of the academic year must take place before the closing date of the special exam period in the beginning of the following academic year, and all examination results must be submitted to Student Administration before the closing date of submission of marks; and
- honours examinations which do not take place before the end of the first semester may take place no later than the closing date of the exam period, and all examination results must be submitted to Student Administration on or before the closing date of submission of marks.
The head of the department determines:
- whether a candidate will be admitted to a supplementary examination, provided that a supplementary examination is granted, only once in a maximum of two prescribed semester modules or once in one year module.
- the manner in which research reports are prepared and examined in his/her department.
Supplementary examinations (if granted) cover the same subject matter as was the case for the examinations.
A student may not enrol for the same module more than once, unless the dean has approved a second enrolment based on an application supported by a valid reason or motivation. Also refer to General Academic Regulation G18.3.
NB: Full details are published in each department's postgraduate information brochure, which is available from the relevant head of department. The minimum pass mark for a research report is 50%.
Subject to the provisions of G26, the subminimum required in subdivisions of modules is published in the study guides, which are available from the relevant head of department.