Advanced Diploma in Accounting & Business

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Course Information

Course Title : Advanced Diploma in Accounting & Business

Is this course right for me?

Whether you are looking for a career in finance, accounting, business, business administration or even want to start your own company, an ACCA Qualification provides multiple pathways to success.

Advanced Diploma in Accounting & Business is aimed at those with:

A Diploma in Accounting and Business and want to progress their knowledge and skills
A degree in business rather than accounting

On completion of the course you will be awarded the Advanced Diploma in Accounting and Business which is
benchmarked at degree level.

What qualifications could I achieve?

ACCA offers a pathway to a number of qualifications. These can be gained as you improve your skills and experience:

  • Oxford Brookes BSc Degree
  • Qualified Professional Accountant
  • University of London MSc in Professional Accountancy

The further you progress through the Qualification the greater your career opportunities.

What can the course lead to?

You can follow the ACCA qualification pathway to professional level. You are also able to complete an undergraduate BSc degree with Oxford Brookes University and an MSc degree with the University of London.

What will I learn?

During this course you will study the following modules:

  • Corporate and Business Law
  • Performance Management
  • Taxation
  • Financial Reporting
  • Audit and Assurance
  • Financial Management.
  • You also need to take the online ethics module, Professional Ethics.

Studying at Fundamentals level gives you a wide range of opportunities to choose from, such as finance trainee, trainee business analyst and internal auditor. develop knowledge and skills in these subject areas, reaching a
level of knowledge equivalent to that of Bachelor’s degree.

Once you have gained these skills you will be able to take on more responsibility within a finance or accounting function, progressing to a supervisory finance role.

What skills will I gain?

By attending this course you will gain

  • How to record transactions into accounting records
  • Improve your numeracy skills
  • Spreadsheet skills
  • An understanding of how the Sage accounting software works
  • Spreadsheet skills

How will I be assessed?

These modules are completed via session computer-based exams. You can sit these in March, June, September and December. Your tutor will help you decide when it is right for you.

What are the entry requirements & how do I enrol?

Students will be required to have completed their ACCA Diploma in Accounting & Business or alternatively have a recognised technician level qualification.

For further details you can ring 0121 366 9312 or email Lisa Franks.

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