CIMA-CERTIFICATE IN BUSINESS ACOUNTING

CIMA Certificate in Business Accounting

CIMA - Certificate in Business Accounting

The CIMA Certificate in Business Accounting (Cert BA) is open to anyone, no matter your education, background, experience. The Cert BA is a qualification in its own right, but it could also be the beginning of your CIMA journey: it is a formal entry route into the CIMA Professional Qualification. Once you complete both qualifications, you’ll be awarded the Chartered Global Management Accountant (CGMA) designation.

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CIMA Cert BA Syllabus

CIMA BA1 Fundamentals of Business Economics
Overview

In the first subject of the Certificate in Business Administration, you’ll focus on the economic and operating context of business and learn how factors like competition, the behavior of financial markets, and government economic policy can influence an organization.

You’ll also learn about the information available to assist management in evaluating and forecasting the behavior of consumers, markets, and the economy in general.
You’ll gain an understanding of the areas of economic activity relevant to an organization’s decisions and, within this context, the numerical techniques to support such decisions.

What you will learn
  • Macroeconomic and Institutional Context of Business (25%)
  • Microeconomics and Organizational Context of Business (30%)
  • Informational Context of Business (20%)
  • Financial Context of Business (25%)
  • Make sure you are familiar with your calculator—do not buy a new one the day before your exam!
  • Make sure you are familiar with your calculator—do not buy a new one the day before your exam!
Our course has everything you need to pass your exams, like:
  • Full video lessons for each stage of instruction that cover the whole syllabus.
  • Complete practice tutorials containing exam-style questions to ensure that you are prepared for the exam.
  • Webinars and other activities to keep you motivated and on track for exam success. 
  • Study Text and Exam Kit that has been approved by the CIMA.
  • You can keep track of how well you are doing by doing exercises that give you feedback.
  • Exam simulation in the same format as the CIMA CBE.
  • Study material that can be downloaded.
CIMA BA2 Fundamentals of Management Accounting
Overview

Here, you’ll develop fundamental knowledge and techniques that underpin management accounting. You’ll learn about the position of the management accountant within organizations and the role of CIMA, as well as the role of management accounting in the contexts of commercial and public sector bodies and its wider role in society.

What you will learn
  • The Context of Management Accounting (10%)
  • Costing (25%)
  • Planning and Control (30%)
  • Decision Making (35%)
  • Make sure you are familiar with your calculator—do not buy a new one the day before your exam!
  • Study material that can be downloaded.
Our course has everything you need to pass your exams, like:
  • Full video lessons for each stage of instruction that cover the whole syllabus.
  • Complete practice tutorials containing exam-style questions to ensure that you are prepared for the exam.
  • Webinars and other activities to keep you motivated and on track for exam success. 
  • Study Text and Exam Kit that has been approved by the CIMA.
  • You can keep track of how well you are doing by doing exercises that give you feedback.
  • Exam simulation in the same format as the CIMA CBE.
  • Study material that can be downloaded.
CIMA BA3 Fundamentals of Financial Accounting
Overview

In the third Cert BA subject, you’ll gain a practical understanding of financial accounting and the process behind the preparation of financial statements for single entities. These statements are prepared within a conceptual and regulatory framework, so you’ll get an understanding of the role of legislation and of accounting standards.

You’ll also cover the need to understand and apply necessary controls to accounting systems, as well as the nature of errors. You'll also learn how to use basic ratios to measure how well a business is doing financially. 

What you will learn
  • Accounting Principles, Concepts and Regulations (10%)
  • Recording Accounting Transactions (50%)
  • Preparation of Accounts for Single Entities (30%)
  • Analysis of Financial Statements (10%)
  • Make sure you are familiar with your calculator—do not buy a new one the day before your exam!
  • You constantly demonstrate creativity and are always coming up with new ideas
Our course has everything you need to pass your exams, like:
  • Full video lessons for each stage of instruction that cover the whole syllabus.
  • Complete practice tutorials containing exam-style questions to ensure that you are prepared for the exam.
  • Webinars and other activities to keep you motivated and on track for exam success. 
  • Study Text and Exam Kit that has been approved by the CIMA.
  • You can keep track of how well you are doing by doing exercises that give you feedback.
  • Exam simulation in the same format as the CIMA CBE.
  • Your own unique personalized study plan
CIMA BA4 Fundamentals of Ethics, Corporate Governance and Business Law
Overview

In the fourth and final Cert BA subject, you’ll get an understanding of the professional standards that need to be demonstrated for the benefit of all stakeholders, including why the concept of ethics and ethical conflict is an essential underpinning for commercial activity. 

You’ll cover the role of corporate governance, corporate social responsibility and audit, as well as their increasing impact in the management of organizations. 
You'll also learn that the legal and administrative framework is the same no matter where business is done.

You’ll learn about the areas of contract law, employment law, and the administration and management of companies.

What you will learn
  • Business Ethics and Ethical Conflict (30%)
  • Corporate Governance, Controls and Corporate Social Responsibility (45%)
  • General Principles of the Legal System, Contract and Employment Law (15%)
  • Company Administration (10%)
  • Make sure you are familiar with your calculator—do not buy a new one the day before yor exam!
  • You constantly demonstrate creativity and are always coming up with new ideas
Our course has everything you need to pass your exams, like:
  • Full video lessons for each stage of instruction that cover the whole syllabus.
  • Complete practice tutorials containing exam-style questions to ensure that you are prepared for the exam.
  • Webinars and other activities to keep you motivated and on track for exam success. 
  • Study Text and Exam Kit that has been approved by the CIMA.
  • You can keep track of how well you are doing by doing exercises that give you feedback.
  • Exam simulation in the same format as the CIMA CBE.
  • Your own unique personalized study plan
Overview

The Management Accounting (MA) course focuses on accounting techniques that help businesse