TANZANIA INSTITUTE OF ACCOUNTANCY

Technician Certificate in Public Sector Accounting and Finance

Purpose of qualification

This qualification is intended for a person who will perform operational public sector accounting, local government and cooperative accounting duties including preparation of financial statements, simple payroll, and budget, perform bank reconciliation and use accounting computer packages to perform accounting tasks. 

Summary of Modules – NTA Level 5

Code Module Title Year Semester
ACT05101 Book-keeping and Accounts 1 1
BAT05103 Commercial Knowledge 1 1
GST05102 Business Mathematics and Statistics 1 1
GST05214 Communication Skills and Office Practice 1 1
PST05105 Introduction to Public Sector Accounting 1 1
PST05106 Introduction to Public Assets Management and Valuation 1 1
ACT05210 Principles of Auditing 1 2
GST05105 Introduction to Economics 1 2
GST05209 Introduction to Computer Applications 1 2
PLT05210 Principles of Public Procurement and Supply Chain 1 2
PST05207 Introduction to Public Finance and Taxation 1 2
PST05208 Cooperative Accounting 1 2

 Ordinary Diploma in Public Sector Accounting and Finance

Purpose of qualification:

This qualification is intended for a person who will perform non-routine accounting duties including preparation of public sector and private sector financial statements, departmental budget, perform auditing, taxation and manage small enterprise.

 Summary of Modules – NTA Level 6

Code Module Title Year Semester
ACT06102 Principles of Taxation 2 1
BAT06105 Introduction to Project Planning and Management 2 1
GST06104 Introduction to Business Law 2 1
HRT06106 Introduction to Public Service Management 2 1
PST06101 Principles of Public Sector Accounting 2 1
PST06106 Introduction to Resources Governance in Rural and Urban 2 1
ACT06211 Introduction to Cost Accounting 2 2
ACT06212 Principles of Financial Accounting 2 2
GST06211 Project Paper 2 2
GST06215 Principles of Marketing and Entrepreneurship 2 2
PST06209 Principles of Internal Audit and Control Systems 2 2
PST06210 Introduction to Public Sector Financial Management 2 2
PST06211 Introduction to Public Sector Financial Reporting 2 2