Accountancy & Finance Department

Overview of the Department

The Accountancy and Finance Department exists to spearhead the competent development of career-focused graduates with the vision to transform the financial landscape of local businesses in all spheres of the Ghanaian economy.

The department is motivated to blend out courses, workshops, and lectures that provide instructional finance planning and accounting methodologies to train professionals for demand-driven businesses that may require them.

Besides a solid foundation in Accounting, the programme affords graduates with robust and broad-based education with global exposures to thrive in careers in the discipline. The learning experiences of students is enhanced with internships, study groups and workshop/seminar activities.

At the pinnacle of the developmental agenda of the department is to be proactive in providing solutions for challenging commerce transaction and champion research innovations in the accounting field.

Programme Structure of the Department

HND ACCOUNTANCY

Year 1 Semester I

No Course Code HND Accountancy Credit Hours Remarks
1 ACT 103 ECONOMICS THEORY 3 C
2 ACT 101 PRINCIPLES OF ACCOUNTING I 3 C
3 AFS 111 AFRICAN STUDIES 2 2 C
4 CLT 101 COMPUTER LITERACY I 2 C
5 COS 101 COMMUNICATION SKILLS I 2 C
6 LAW 109 BUSINESS LAW 3 C
7 MAS 135 BUSINESS MATHEMATICS 3 C
8 SCM 113 BUSINESS COMMUNICATION 3 C
Total 21

 

Year 1 Semester II

No Course Code HND Accountancy Credit Hours Remarks
1 COS 102 COMMUNICATION SKILLS II 2 2 C
2 CLT 102 COMPUTER LITERACY II 2 2 C
3 ACT 102 PRINCIPLES OF ACCOUNTING II 3 C
4 ACT 104 ECONOMICS II 3 C
5 ACT 108 PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION 3 C
6 ACT 110 COMPANY AND PARTNERSHIP LAW 3 C
7 ACT 118 MANAGEMENT I 3 C
8 ACT 136 QUANTITATIVE METHODS I 3 C
Total 22

 

Year 2 Semester I

No Course Code HND Accountancy Credit Hours Remarks
1 ACT 201 FINANCIAL ACCOUNTING I 3 C
2 ACT 203 COST ACCOUNTING I 3 C
3 ACT 205 PUBLIC SECTOR ACCOUNTING I 3 C
4 ACT 207 AUDITING I 3 C
5 ACT 235 OPERATIONS RESEARCH 3 C
6 ACT 251 RESEARCH METHODOLOGY I 3 C
7 ACT 213 MANAGEMENT II 3 C
Total 21

 

Year 2 Semester II

No Course Code HND Accountancy Credit Hours Remarks
1 ACT 218 MANAGEMENT INFORMATION SYSTEM 3 C
2 ACT 252 RESEARCH METHODOLOGY II 3 C
3 ACT 208 AUDITING II 3 C
4 ACT 210 ENTREPRENEURSHIP I 2 C
5 ACT 206 PUBLIC SECTOR AND ACCOUNTING II 3 C
6 ACT 204 COST ACCOUNTING II 3 C
7 ACT 202 FINANCIAL ACCOUNTING II 3 C
Total 20

 

Year 3 Semester I

No Course Code HND Accountancy Credit Hours Remarks
1 ACT 301 COMPUTER APPLICATIONS IN ACCT. I 3 C
2 ACT 303 ENTREPRENEURSHIP II 3 C
3 ACT 307 TAXATION I 3 C
4 ACT 309 MANAGEMENT ACCOUNTING 3 C
5 ACT 311 FINANCIAL ACCOUNTING III 3 C
6 ACT 313 BUSINESS FINANCE I 3 C
Total 18

 

 Year 3 Semester II

No Course Code HND Accountancy Credit Hours Remarks
1 ACT 314 BUSINESS FINANCE II 3 C
2 ACT 316 ADMINISTRATIVE LAW 3 C
3 ACT 317 PROJECT WORK 3 C
4 ACT 312 FINANCIAL ACCOUNTING IV 3 C
5 ACT 308 TAXATION II 3 C
6 ACT 306 ACCOUNTING THEORY 3 C
7 ACT 302 COMPUTER APPLICATIONS IN ACCT. II 3 C
Total 21
BTECH ACCOUNTING

C = Core          E = Elective 

Year 1 Semester I

No Course Code BTech Accounting Credit Hours Remarks
1 BAT 301 FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT 3 C
2 BAT 303 FINANCIAL MATHEMATICS FOR DECISION MAKING 3 C
3 BAT 305 FINANCIAL REPORTING I 3 C
4 BAT 307 BUSINESS RESEARCH METHODS 3 C
5 BAT 309 BUSINESS AND PROFESSIONAL ETHICS 3 C
6 BAT 311 ORGANIZATIONAL BEHAVIOUR 3 E
7 BAT 313 BUSINESS POLICY AND STRATEGY 3 E
Total 21

 

Year 1 Semester II

No Course Code BTech Accounting Credit Hours Remarks
1 BAT 302 FINANCIAL REPORTING II 3 C
2 BAT 304 TAX PLANNING AND FISCAL POLICY 3 C
3 BAT 306 COMPUTER APPLICATIONS IN ACCOUNTING 3 C
4 BAT 308 PUBLIC SECTOR ACCOUNTING AND AUDITING 3 C
5 BAT 310 MANAGERIAL ECONOMICS 3 C
6 BAT 312 FINANCIAL MARKETS AND INSTITUTIONS 3 E
7 BAT 314 INTERNATIONAL TRADE FINANCE 3 E
Total 21

 

Year 2 Semester I

No Course Code BTech Accounting Credit Hours Remarks
1 BAT 401 ADVANCED FINANCIAL REPORTING 3 C
2 BAT 403 AUDITING & ASSURANCE ENGAGEMENT 3 C
3 BAT 405 INTERNATIONAL FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT 3 C
4 BAT 407 COMPUTERIZED ACCOUNTING SOFTWARE 3 C
5 BAT 409 ACCOUNTING FOR OIL AND GAS 3 C
6 BAT 411 ENTREPRENEURSHIP & NEW VENTURE CREATION 3 E
7 BAT 413 MARKETING MANAGEMENT 3 E
Total 21

 

Year 2 Semester II

No Course Code BTech Accounting Credit Hours Remarks
1 BAT 402 WORKPLACE LEARNING (INDUSTRIAL ATTACHMENT) 12 C
2 BAT 404 PROJECT WORK 6 C
Total 18
BTECH BANKING AND FINANCE

Year 1 Semester I

No Course Code BTech Banking And Finance Credit Hours Remarks
1 BBF 301 COMPUTER APPLICATIONS IN BANKING AND FINANCE 3 C
2 BBF 303 FINANCIAL SERVICE MARKETING 3 C
3 BBF 305 COMMERCIAL BANKING 3 C
4 BBF 307 ACCOUNTING FOR DECISION MAKING 3 C
5 BAT 303 FINANCIAL MATHEMATICS FOR DECISION MAKING 3 C
6 BAT 311 ORGANIZATIONAL BEHAVIOUR 3 E
7 BAT 313 BUSINESS POLICY AND STRATEGY 3 E
Total 21

 

Year 2 Semester II

No Course Code BTech Banking And Finance Credit Hours Remarks
1 BBF 302 THEORY AND PRACTICE OF LENDING 3 C
2 BBF 304 MICROFINANCE & RURAL BANKING 3 C
3 BBF 306 INVESTMENT & PORTFOLIO MANAGEMENT 3 C
4 BBF 308 LAW OF BANKING 3 C
5 BBF 310 CORPORATE & PROJECT FINANCE 3 C
6 BBF 312 BUSINESS AND PROFESSIONAL ETHICS 3 E
7 BAT 310 MANAGERIAL ECONOMICS 3 E
Total 21

 

Year 2 Semester I

No Course Code BTech Banking And Finance Credit Hours Remarks
1 BBF 401 BANKING OPERATIONS AND ETHICS 3 C
2 BBF 403 INTERNATIONAL FINANCE AND BANKING 3 C
3 BBF 405 RISK MANAGEMENT IN BANKING 3 C
4 BBF 407 INTERNATIONAL TRADE FINANCE 3 C
5 BBF 409 ELECTRONIC BANKING 3 C
6 BAT 307 BUSINESS RESEARCH METHODS 3 E
7 BAT 411 ENTREPRENEURSHIP & NEW VENTURE CREATION 3 E
Total 21

 

Year 2 Semester II

No Course Code BTech Banking and Finance Credit Hours Remarks
1 BBF 402 WORKPLACE LEARNING 8 C
2 BBF 404 PROJECT WORK 6 C
Total 14
DIPLOMA IN COMPUTERIZED ACCOUNTING

Year 1 Semester I

No Course Code Diploma in ComputeriSed Accounting Credit Hours Remarks
1 DCA 101 PRINCIPLES OF ACCOUNTING I 3 C
2 DCA 103 MICROECONOMICS 3 C
3 DCA 105 BUSINESS COMMUNICATION 3 C
4 DCA 107 BUSINESS LAW I 2 C
5 DCA 109 BUSINESS MATHEMATICS 3 C
6 DCA 111 COMMUNICATION SKILLS 2 C
7 DCA 113 COMPUTER TECHNOLOGY 2 C
Total 18

 

Year 1 Semester II

No Course   Code Diploma in Computerised Accounting Credit Hours Remarks
1 DCA  102 PRINCIPLES OF ACCOUNTING II 3 C
2 DCA  104 MACROECONOMICS 3 C
3 DCA  106 PRINCIPLES OF MANAGEMENT 3 C
4 DCA  108 BUSINESS LAW II 3 C
5 DCA  110 FINANCIAL ANALYSIS 3 C
6 DCA  112 COMMUNICATION SKILLS II 2 C
7 DCA  114 SPREADSHEET APPLICATIONS 3 C
Total 20

 

Year 2 Semester I

No Course Code Diploma in Computerised Accounting Credit Hours Remarks
1 DCA 201 FINANCIAL ACCOUNTING I 3 C
2 DCA 203 ACCOUNTING INFORMATION SYSTEMS 3 C
3 DCA 205 COST ACCOUNTING I 3 C
4 DCA 207 PUBLIC SECTOR ACCOUNTING 3 C
5 DCA 209 DATABASE MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS 3 C
6 DCA 211 COMPUTERISED ACCOUNTING SOFTWARE I 3 C
Total 18

 

 Year 2 Semester II

No Course Code Diploma in Computerised Accounting Credit Hours Remarks
1 DCA 202 FINANCIAL ACCOUNTING II 3 C
2 DCA 204 ELECTRONIC COMMERCE 3 C
3 DCA 206 COST ACCOUNTING II 3 C
4 DCA 208 SPREADSHEET ACCOUNTING 3 C
5 DCA 210 NETWORKING & INTERNET TECHNOLOGY 3 C
6 DCA  212 COMPUTERIZED ACCOUNTING SOFTWARE II 3 C
Total 18
PROFESSIONAL/ADVANCED DIPLOMA

Year 3 Semester I

No Course Code Advanced Diploma in Computerised Accounting Credit Hours Remarks
1 PDCA 301 FINANCIAL ACCOUNTING III 3 C
2 PDCA 303 FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT 3 C
3 PDCA 305 TAXATION I 3 C
4 PDCA 307 MANAGEMENT ACCOUNTING 3 C
5 PDCA 309 AUDIT AND INTERNAL REVIEW 3 C
6 PDCA  311 COMPUTERIZED ACCOUNTING SOFTWARE III 3 C
7 PDCA  313 RESEARCH METHODOLOGY 3 C
Total 21

 

 Year 3 Semester II

No Course Code Advanced Diploma in Computerised Accounting Credit Hours Remarks
1 PDCA 302 FINANCIAL ACCOUNTING IV 3 C
2 PDCA 304 IT PROJECT MANAGEMENT 3 C
3 PDCA 306 TAXATION II 3 C
4 PDCA 308 ENTREPRENEURSHIP 2 C
5 PDCA  310 CYBERCRIME & CYBERSECURITY 3 C
6 PDCA  312 COMPUTERISED ACCOUNTING SOFTWARE IV 3 C
7 PDCA  314 PROJECT WORK 3 C
Total 20
DIPLOMA IN BANKING TECHNOLOGY

Year 1 Semester 1

No Course Code Diploma in Banking Technology Credit Hours Remarks
1 DBT 101 FINANCIAL ACCOUNTING I 3 C
2 DBT 103 MICROECONOMICS 3 C
3 DBT 105 BUSINESS COMMUNICATION 3 C
4 DBT 107 BUSINESS LAW 2 C
5 DBT 109 BUSINESS MATHEMATICS 3 C
6 DBT 111 COMMUNICATION SKILLS I 2 C
7 DBT 113 COMPUTER TECHNOLOGY 2 C
Total 18

 

Year 1 Semester II

No Course Code Diploma in Banking Technology Credit Hours Remarks
1 DBT 102 FINANCIAL ACCOUNTING II 3 C
2 DBT 104 FINANCIAL ECONOMICS 3 C
3 DBT 106 PRINCIPLES OF MANAGEMENT 3 C
4 DBT 108 LAW AND ETHICS OF BANKING 3 C
5 DBT 110 FINANCIAL MATHEMATICS 3 C
6 DBT 112 COMMUNICATION SKILLS II 2 C
7 DBT 114 SPREADSHEET APPLICATIONS 3 C
Total 20

 

Year 2 Semester I

No Course Code Diploma in Banking Technology Credit Hours Remarks
1 DBT 201 FINANCIAL REPORTING I 3 C
2 DBT 203 MANAGEMENT INFORMATION SYSTEMS 3 C
3 DBT 205 COST ACCOUNTING 3 C
4 DBT 207 PUBLIC SECTOR ACCOUNTING 3 C
5 DBT 209 DATABASE MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS 3 C
6 DBT 211 PRINCIPLES OF BANKING 3 C
7 DBT 213 BANKING SOFTWARE I 3 C
Total 21

 

Year 2 Semester II

No Course Code Diploma in Banking Technology Credit Hours Remarks
1 DBT 202 FINANCIAL REPORTING II 3 C
2 DBT 204 ELECTRONIC COMMERCE 3 C
3 DBT 206 RURAL BANKING & MICROFINANCE 3 C
4 DBT 208 INTERNATIONAL TRADE FINANCE 3 C
5 DBT 210 NETWORKING & INTERNET TECHNOLOGY 3 C
6 DBT 212 MARKETING OF FINANCIAL SERVICES 3 C
7 DBT 214 BANKING SOFTWARE II 3 C
Total 21