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Course in Share and Forex Trading (76988)



The purpose of this programme is to provide students with an introduction to the environment of investments and the principles and practices of share and forex trading.


Target group

Individuals, corporate, financial and non-financial institutions and public institutions that have an interest in investment management and trading


Admission requirements


National Senior Certificate or an equivalent NQF 4 level qualification


6 months


Language medium



Registration periods

January and June


Tuition method

Distance education (fully online)


Kind of assessment

Formative and summative assessment


Introduction to investments (CFOREX1)
Syllabus/Content Topics
  • The investment setting
  • The organisation and functioning of securities markets
  • The investment theory
  • The time value of money
  • Valuation principles and practices


Principles and Practices of Share Trading (CFOREX2)
Syllabus/Content Topics
  • The share market
  • Trading shares
  • Fundamental analysis of shares
  • Technical analysis of share
  • Traditional share trading


Principles and practices of forex trading (CFOREX3)
Syllabus/Content Topics
  • The foreign exchange market
  • Trading foreign exchange
  • Fundamental analysis of foreign exchange
  • Technical analysis of foreign exchange
  • Practical forex trading


Course leader

Ms E Botha MCom (Unisa)

Office 5-102, AJH van der Walt Building, Unisa

Tel: (012) 429-4466

Fax: 086 754 1672



Programme administrator(s)

Ms M Sethosa (Unisa)

Office 3-43, AJH van der Walt Building, Unisa

Tel: (012) 429-4497


Updated: September 6, 2018 — 9:12 pm