Diploma of Accounting

National ID: FNS50217
State ID: BDP8
Qualification level:

Course is available at the following locations

Private
Australian College of Commerce & Management Pty Ltd

Course description

Campus locations

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Public
Central Regional TAFE

A CRTAFE Diploma of Accounting will teach you the vital skills and knowledge needed for professional accounting job roles in the financial services and other related industries. Throughout your studies, you will learn how to establish and operate a computerised accounting system, maintain financial reports, manage budgets and forecasts, prepare income tax returns and establish business networks.

Additional Resources

Learners will be required to provide additional resources for this course. Details of the textbooks required to support this course are provided in the Pre-Enrolment Information.

Licensing Outcomes

Persons providing a business activity statement (BAS) service must be registered by the Tax Practitioners Board and this qualification is currently cited as meeting the educational requirements for registration. Other conditions apply including a designated period of experience. Persons seeking BAS agent registration should check current registration requirements with the Board as this is reviewed regularly.

VET Student Loans

This course IS ELIGIBLE for a VET Student Loan.

Course description

A CRTAFE Diploma of Accounting will teach you the vital skills and knowledge needed for professional accounting job roles in the financial services and other related industries. Throughout your studies, you will learn how to establish and operate a computerised accounting system, maintain financial reports, manage budgets and forecasts, prepare income tax returns and establish business networks.

Additional Resources

Learners will be required to provide additional resources for this course. Details of the textbooks required to support this course are provided in the Pre-Enrolment Information.

Licensing Outcomes

Persons providing a business activity statement (BAS) service must be registered by the Tax Practitioners Board and this qualification is currently cited as meeting the educational requirements for registration. Other conditions apply including a designated period of experience. Persons seeking BAS agent registration should check current registration requirements with the Board as this is reviewed regularly.

VET Student Loans

This course IS ELIGIBLE for a VET Student Loan.

Campus locations

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Public
North Metropolitan TAFE

Accounting is the language of practical business life

This course builds on the Certificate IV in Accounting and provides you with skills in creating manual and computerised summaries of the financial transactions of an organisation.

You'll also manage a small team as a project and develop business plans.

Keen to get started? We offer this course online, visit Apply and enrol for more information and an online enrolment form.

Gain these skills
  • Manage budgets and forecasts
  • Produce and analyse financial reports
  • Prepare tax returns
  • Provide financial and business performance information
Is this course right for me?

I have the following attributes:

  • Analytical thinking and problem solving skills
  • Accurate and detailed
  • Strong organisational and record keeping skills
  • Good communication skills
  • Able to work as part of a team
Units

Core Units

Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Provide financial and business performance information FNSACC511 BBH87
Prepare tax documentation for individuals FNSACC512 BBH89
Manage budgets and forecasts FNSACC513 BBH96
Prepare financial reports for corporate entities* FNSACC514 BBH98
Implement and maintain internal control procedures FNSACC516 BBH73
Provide management accounting information FNSACC517 BBH81

Elective Units

Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Develop and use complex spreadsheets BSBITU402 AUH20
Interpret and use financial statistics and tools FNSINC602 AUP48
Work effectively in the accounting and bookkeeping industry FNSACC408 BBH88
Prepare financial reports BSBFIA401 AUK70
Complete business activity and instalment activity statements FNSTPB401 BBH92

*There are prerequisite units for this unit:
FNSACC311 Process financial transactions and extract interim reports
BSBFIA401 Prepare financial reports and extract interim reports.

Course description

Accounting is the language of practical business life

This course builds on the Certificate IV in Accounting and provides you with skills in creating manual and computerised summaries of the financial transactions of an organisation.

You'll also manage a small team as a project and develop business plans.

Keen to get started? We offer this course online, visit Apply and enrol for more information and an online enrolment form.

Gain these skills
  • Manage budgets and forecasts
  • Produce and analyse financial reports
  • Prepare tax returns
  • Provide financial and business performance information
Is this course right for me?

I have the following attributes:

  • Analytical thinking and problem solving skills
  • Accurate and detailed
  • Strong organisational and record keeping skills
  • Good communication skills
  • Able to work as part of a team
Units

Core Units

Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Provide financial and business performance information FNSACC511 BBH87
Prepare tax documentation for individuals FNSACC512 BBH89
Manage budgets and forecasts FNSACC513 BBH96
Prepare financial reports for corporate entities* FNSACC514 BBH98
Implement and maintain internal control procedures FNSACC516 BBH73
Provide management accounting information FNSACC517 BBH81

Elective Units

Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Develop and use complex spreadsheets BSBITU402 AUH20
Interpret and use financial statistics and tools FNSINC602 AUP48
Work effectively in the accounting and bookkeeping industry FNSACC408 BBH88
Prepare financial reports BSBFIA401 AUK70
Complete business activity and instalment activity statements FNSTPB401 BBH92

*There are prerequisite units for this unit:
FNSACC311 Process financial transactions and extract interim reports
BSBFIA401 Prepare financial reports and extract interim reports.

Campus locations

Course page link
Public
North Regional TAFE

This qualification reflects professional accounting job roles in financial services and other industries, including tax agents, accounts payable and accounts receivable officers, payroll service providers, and employees performing a range of accounting tasks for organisations in a range of industries.

Individuals in these roles apply solutions to a range of often complex problems, and analyse and evaluate information from a variety of sources.

They apply initiative to plan, coordinate and evaluate their own work and provide guidance to others within defined guidelines.

To undertake this course, participants must have completed one of the following courses, or their equivalent:

  • FNS40615 Certificate IV in Accounting
  • FNS40215 Certificate IV in Bookkeeping

Or have completed the below units, or their equivalent:

  • FNSACC311 Process financial transactions and extract interim reports
  • FNSACC312 Administer subsidiary accounts and ledgers
  • FNSACC408 Work effectively in the accounting and bookkeeping industry
  • FNSACC416 Set up and operate a computerised accounting system
  • FNSTPB401 Complete business activity and instalment activity statements
  • FNSTPB402 Establish and maintain payroll systems

For further information, please contact North Regional TAFE.

Course description

This qualification reflects professional accounting job roles in financial services and other industries, including tax agents, accounts payable and accounts receivable officers, payroll service providers, and employees performing a range of accounting tasks for organisations in a range of industries.

Individuals in these roles apply solutions to a range of often complex problems, and analyse and evaluate information from a variety of sources.

They apply initiative to plan, coordinate and evaluate their own work and provide guidance to others within defined guidelines.

To undertake this course, participants must have completed one of the following courses, or their equivalent:

  • FNS40615 Certificate IV in Accounting
  • FNS40215 Certificate IV in Bookkeeping

Or have completed the below units, or their equivalent:

  • FNSACC311 Process financial transactions and extract interim reports
  • FNSACC312 Administer subsidiary accounts and ledgers
  • FNSACC408 Work effectively in the accounting and bookkeeping industry
  • FNSACC416 Set up and operate a computerised accounting system
  • FNSTPB401 Complete business activity and instalment activity statements
  • FNSTPB402 Establish and maintain payroll systems

For further information, please contact North Regional TAFE.

Campus locations

Course page link
Public
South Metropolitan TAFE

Acquire the specific accounting techniques that will become the tools of your trade. The Diploma of Accounting will build on your knowledge gained at the Certificate IV level, and will prepare you for accounting positions within larger corporate organisations and growing companies. You will gain a more detailed understanding of day-to-day accounting work through practical training in operational activities.

Completion of the Diploma of Accounting, with passes in prescribed taxation units, satisfies some of the academic requirements for registration as a tax agent with the Tax Practitioners Board (TPB).

Learn how to prepare income tax returns, manage budgets and forecasts, prepare financial reports, implement and maintain internal control procedures, and provide management accounting information.

Entry Requirements
Completion of the following six units, or their equivalent, which constitute the requirements for the FNSSS00014 Accounting Principles Skill Set:
•FNSACC311 Process financial transactions and extract interim reports
•FNSACC312 Administer subsidiary accounts and ledgers
•FNSACC408 Work effectively in the accounting and bookkeeping industry
•FNSACC416 Set up and operate a computerised accounting system
•FNSTPB401 Complete business activity and instalment activity statements
•FNSTPB402 Establish and maintain payroll systems;

OR
Completion of FNS40615 Certificate IV in Accounting or equivalent;
OR
Completion of FNS40215 Certificate IV in Bookkeeping or equivalent.

Course description

Acquire the specific accounting techniques that will become the tools of your trade. The Diploma of Accounting will build on your knowledge gained at the Certificate IV level, and will prepare you for accounting positions within larger corporate organisations and growing companies. You will gain a more detailed understanding of day-to-day accounting work through practical training in operational activities.

Completion of the Diploma of Accounting, with passes in prescribed taxation units, satisfies some of the academic requirements for registration as a tax agent with the Tax Practitioners Board (TPB).

Learn how to prepare income tax returns, manage budgets and forecasts, prepare financial reports, implement and maintain internal control procedures, and provide management accounting information.

Entry Requirements
Completion of the following six units, or their equivalent, which constitute the requirements for the FNSSS00014 Accounting Principles Skill Set:
•FNSACC311 Process financial transactions and extract interim reports
•FNSACC312 Administer subsidiary accounts and ledgers
•FNSACC408 Work effectively in the accounting and bookkeeping industry
•FNSACC416 Set up and operate a computerised accounting system
•FNSTPB401 Complete business activity and instalment activity statements
•FNSTPB402 Establish and maintain payroll systems;

OR
Completion of FNS40615 Certificate IV in Accounting or equivalent;
OR
Completion of FNS40215 Certificate IV in Bookkeeping or equivalent.

Campus locations

Course page link
Public
South Regional TAFE

Students who complete a Diploma in Accounting can expect to find employment opportunities in bookkeeping positions in a broad range of businesses and organisations.
This qualification would suit candidates wishing to work towards becoming qualified for accounting/bookkeeping job roles in financial services and other industries requiring accounting support.

Units from Certificate IV in Accounting and Bookkeeping are required to be eligible for this course, please enquire for details.

Not all study modes are offered at all campuses. Please check with your local campus for study modes and elective units offered.

Units
 
Unit Name Unit Type National ID Unit of Study
Implement Tax Plans And Evaluate Tax Obligations Elec FNSACC603 AUQ13
Prepare And Administer Tax Documentation For Legal Entities Elec FNSACC601 AUQ15
Complete Business Activity And Instalment Activity Statements Elec FNSTPB401 BBH92
Establish And Maintain Payroll Systems Elec FNSTPB402 BBH76
Provide Financial And Business Performance Information Core FNSACC511 BBH87
Prepare Tax Documentation For Individuals Core FNSACC512 BBH89
Manage Budgets And Forecasts Core FNSACC513 BBH96
Prepare Financial Reports For Corporate Entities Core FNSACC514 BBH98
Implement And Maintain Internal Control Procedures Core FNSACC516 BBH73
Provide Management Accounting Information Core FNSACC517 BBH81
Develop And Use Complex Spreadsheets Elec BSBITU402 AUH20
Prepare Financial Reports To Meet Statutory Requirements Elec FNSORG505 AUS46
Prepare Financial Forecasts And Projections Elec FNSORG506 AUS37

Course description

Students who complete a Diploma in Accounting can expect to find employment opportunities in bookkeeping positions in a broad range of businesses and organisations.
This qualification would suit candidates wishing to work towards becoming qualified for accounting/bookkeeping job roles in financial services and other industries requiring accounting support.

Units from Certificate IV in Accounting and Bookkeeping are required to be eligible for this course, please enquire for details.

Not all study modes are offered at all campuses. Please check with your local campus for study modes and elective units offered.

Units
 
Unit Name Unit Type National ID Unit of Study
Implement Tax Plans And Evaluate Tax Obligations Elec FNSACC603 AUQ13
Prepare And Administer Tax Documentation For Legal Entities Elec FNSACC601 AUQ15
Complete Business Activity And Instalment Activity Statements Elec FNSTPB401 BBH92
Establish And Maintain Payroll Systems Elec FNSTPB402 BBH76
Provide Financial And Business Performance Information Core FNSACC511 BBH87
Prepare Tax Documentation For Individuals Core FNSACC512 BBH89
Manage Budgets And Forecasts Core FNSACC513 BBH96
Prepare Financial Reports For Corporate Entities Core FNSACC514 BBH98
Implement And Maintain Internal Control Procedures Core FNSACC516 BBH73
Provide Management Accounting Information Core FNSACC517 BBH81
Develop And Use Complex Spreadsheets Elec BSBITU402 AUH20
Prepare Financial Reports To Meet Statutory Requirements Elec FNSORG505 AUS46
Prepare Financial Forecasts And Projections Elec FNSORG506 AUS37

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