ICB Business Literacy

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Description

This course forms part of the Foundation Level in every ICB Programme, no matter what stream you are studying. It is a unique course, in that both communication and mathematics learning outcomes are covered at the same time. Effective business communication and numeracy is essential for any business practitioner. This course focuses on written and spoken communication as well as numeracy business tools such as fractions, decimal numbers, percentages, ratios, proportions, equations, interest rates and graphs.

Accreditation

Institute of Certified Bookkeepers as a Quality Assurance Partner of the QCTO.

Entrance requirement

Grade 10 (Std 8) or equivalent

No prior accounting knowledge needed

You must be at least 16 years of age.

Duration

This course can be completed in 3 months.

Starting Dates:

Online Classroom Starting Dates:

12 February 2018
16 April 2018
18 June 2018

20 August 2018
29 October 2018

 

Blended Learning Starting Date:

19 May 2018

* These dates are for the Online Classroom and the Blended Learning options, students who wish to enroll for the Home Study option have no particular starting date.

Outline

• The key principles of effective business communication
• Spoken communication
• Written communication
• 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

This course is assessed by the ICB by means of a Portfolio of Evidence where you are required to complete Activities (assignments) and Evaluations (tests) and then complete a final summative assessment (exam) written at an ICB assessment centre. Please be sure to register for your assessment.

Award

This course is a short course as part of a national qualification. Once you have completed ths course and the remainder of the level you will receive a national certificate.

Fees






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