Skyline University Nigeria

School of Arts, Management & Social Science (SAMSS)​

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B.Sc. Accounting

This programme will provide the students with quality education and training that will develop their minds, imparting both theoretical and practical knowledge on the students, develop their self-confidence and also help them become innovative and self-reliant in the field of Accounting. The overall goal of the programme is to churn out graduates who can provide accounting services efficiently and effectively to industry to promote economic growth.

·         To equip students with fundamental accounting skills and principles necessary for the preparation of books of accounts and financial statements

·         Students are expected by the end of the course to be able to prepare various books of accounts, final accounts, and other accounting records/statements in accordance with International Financial Reporting Standards

·         To provide students with the knowledge, understanding and skills relevant to the main subjects they are studying, together with a capacity for critical and evaluative thinking.

  • To develop students who are well equipped with critical thinking and problem-solving skills
  • To equip students with a range of accounting and computational skills for evaluating and assessing the practices and theories of accounting
  • To equip students with the skills to evaluate the financial position of an organization through the examination of financial statements and nonfinancial data
  • To train students with good computer skills.

B.Sc. Accounting – 4 Year Curriculum Plan

Sl. NoCourse CodeCourse TitleUnitsCategoryLecture (hours)Practical (hours)
SEMESTER 1 Level 100
1GST1211English Communication I2GST30
2GST1213Use of Library, Study Skills and ICT2GST30
3GST1215Nigerian People and Culture2GST30
4ACC1311Business Mathematics3Core45
5PSY1311Social Psychology3Core45
6BUA1311Principles of Management3Core45
7BUA1313Business Environment3Core45
SEMESTER 2 Level 100
1GST1222Communication in French2GST30
2GST1224Logical Critical Thinking & Problem Solving2GST30
3GST1226Introduction to Entrepreneurship2GST30
4STA1322Business Statistics3Core45
5ACC1322Research Methodology3Core45
6ECO1322Micro Economics3Core45
7ACC1324Principles of Accounting I3Core45
SEMESTER 3 Level 200
1GST2211English Communication II2GST30
2GST2213Leadership Skills2GST30
3GST2215Core Life Skills & Happiness2GST30
4BAF2313Quantitative Techniques for Business3Core45
5MKT2313Principles of Marketing3Core45
6CSC2319Emerging Technologies3Core45
7CSC2311Digital Transformation for Business3Core45
SEMESTER 4 Level 200
1ECO2322Macro Economics3Core45
2ECO2324Principles of Finance3Core45
3BUA2322Business Law3Core45
5BUA2326Organizational Behaviour3Core45
6ACC2322Principles of Accounting-II3Core45
SEMESTER 5 Level 300
1MKT3311Digital Marketing3Core45
3BUA3311Management of Human Resources3Core45
4ACC3311Accounting Laboratory & Accounting Application Softwares3Required45
5ACC3313Auditing, Assurance Investigation3Required45
6BUA3313Operations Management3Core45
7BUA3315Business Policy & Strategy3Core45
SEMESTER 6 Level 300
1ACC3699SIWES(Students Industrial Work Experience Scheme) / Industrial Attachment / Project6
SEMESTER 7 Level 400
1BUA4311Management Information Systems3Core45
2ACC4311Taxation : Principles and Practice3Core45
3BAF4311Cost and Management Accounting3Core45
4ACC4313Financial Accounting & Reporting3Core3045
5Elective 1345
6Elective 2345
SEMESTER 8 Level 400
1ACC4322Corporate Finance3Core45
2ACC4324Intermediate Financial Accounting & Reporting3Required45
3ACC4326Financial Statement Analysis3Core45
4Elective 3345
5Elective 4345
Total Credits for Programme1321,86090
Options for Electives 1 & 2
Course CodeCourse TitleUnitsCategoryLecture (hours)Practical (hours)
ACC4315Forensic Accounting and fraud management3Elective45
ACC4317Treasury Management3Elective45
ACC4319Accounting Information System3Elective45
ACC4331Public Finance3Elective45
Options for Electives 3 & 4
Course CodeCourse TitleUnitsCategoryLecture (hours)Practical (hours)
ACC4328Executorships, Bankruptcy & liquidation3Elective45
ACC4340International Accounting3Elective45
BUA4322Business Decision Analysis3Elective45
ACC4342Corporate Governance & Accounting Ethics3Elective45
Project / Internship / SIWES ( Students Industrial Work Experience Scheme)
Course CodeCourse TitleUnitsCategoryLecture (hours)Practical (hours)
ACC3699SIWES / Industrial Attachment / Project6