This course teaches skills relevant to Accounting and Finance roles. Below is the course outline: Basic costing Computerised accounting Work effectively in accounting and finance Processing bookkeeping transactions Control accounts, journals and the banking system On completion, you will be awarded an Introductory Certificate in Accounting
4 GCSEs D-F / or 3-2 (in 2017 GCSEs) Relevant Level 1 qualification with Merit or above Relevant industry experience to Level 1 or above
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Assessment is by computer-based exams and computer-based projects
Aims of the course
The Introductory Certificate in Accounting will prepare you for junior and entry level accounting roles by giving you a solid foundation in finance administration - covering areas such as double entry bookkeeping and basic costing principles. It is suited for: People who are new to accounting and finance Unqualified accounting staff who want to enhance their foundation knowledge and skills Employers looking to upskill their staff People looking to change their careers
You may want to consider taking the Level 3 Intermediate Diploma in Accounting.
You will have access to computers (with needed the softwares) during and outside of lessons for your studies. Students also does have access to library facilities. The course is delivered through a mixture of classroom lessons, workshops and presentations.