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L4 AAT DIPLOMA IN ACCOUNTING

AAT L4 DIPLOMA IN ACCOUNTING 16 P/T DAY
Start Date 
25 Sep 2019
End Date 
1 Jul 2020
Attendance 
Part Time
Target audience 

Accounting Technicians are the skilled support staff working in accounting and finance. The role covers a wide range of occupations from Accounts Assistants to Financial Managers in the public sector, industry and commerce as well as accounting practices. The AAT Education and Training Scheme is designed for those who already work in an accounting or financial environment or would like to.

Entry requirements 

Any of the following:

GCSE Maths and English (C or above) or equivalent
AAT Level 3 Diploma in Accounting or equivalent
Degree in Accounting

Course content 

Students will complete six units:

  • Financial Statements
  • Budgeting
  • Financial Performance
  • Internal Control and Accounting Systems
  • Credit Control
  • Cash Management
Assessment criteria 

Financial Statements, Budgeting, Financial Performance, Credit Control Cash Management are tested by AAT formal exams on Secure Assess and results are published within a six week period. Internal control and accounting systems is assessed by a 4000 - 5000 work project via Secure Assess.

Progression 

For students wishing to continue their accounting studies, the various UK Chartered Accountancy bodies offer exemptions to students who have successfully completed Level 4 Diploma level. Alternatively, students may wish to pursue a Management route.

Other information 

Students will be required to purchase textbooks as advised by their tutors. There is an expectation that a vast amount of study will be required in the student's own time. This course is very demanding and requires careful consideration and the commitment required to ensure success at this level. An interview is required to be accepted onto the programme.

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You are able to apply online for all courses, however to complete your course enrolment fully, you will need to have an interview and then be accepted onto a course. The only courses available to enrol online are Full Cost courses, if you wish to enrol on any other course please call into Student Services or call 01429 295000.

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