Institute of Technology Sligo

Exemption criteria - Bachelor of Business Studies (Accounting)

To claim exemptions from any part of CA Proficiency 1 (CAP1), candidates must achieve a minimum of a 2.ii honours degree. A clear pass without compensation in all relevant subjects is required as well as a mark of not less than 50% in the final examination in each of the subject areas.  Candidates must have secured an average of 50% over both semesters (provided the options are split in the same academic year). Candidates must not score less than 40% in other semesters in order to avail of the average. Details of the criteria are available from the college.

CAP 1 subjects College/university options required
Finance Finance 1 & 2
Management Accounting Management Accounting Principles 1 & 2
Management Accounting Planning Control and Decision Making 1 & 2
Strategic Management Accounting 1 & 2
Financial Accounting Financial Accounting 1 to 8
Taxation Taxation 1 & 2
Law for Accountants Business Law for Accountants 1 & 2
Foundations of Company Law & Governance
Company Law & Partnership Law

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