Advanced Diploma of Accounting

National ID: FNS60217
State ID: BDQ1
Qualification level:

Course is available at the following locations

Public
North Metropolitan TAFE

Take your accounting career to the next level

Developyour knowledge of the accounting industry with the Advanced Diploma of Accounting. This course will provideyou with the skills to take on complex accounting tasks in a range of industries.

Completion of the Advanced Diploma of Accounting may lead to further study at university.

Gain these skills
  • Complex tax returns and lodgements
  • Complex corporate financial reports
  • Corporate governance activities
  • Develop and use complex spreadsheets
  • Conduct internal audits
Is this course right for me?
  • Strong organisational and record-keeping skills
  • Good maths and analytical skills
  • Methodical and logical
  • Focussed with good attention to detail

Please note part-time study classes are run during the day only.

UNITS

Core Units

Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Monitor corporate governance activities FNSACC624 BBH93
Apply economic principles to work in the financial services industry FNSINC601 AUR93
Interpret and use financial statistics and tools FNSINC602 AUP48

Elective Units

Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Prepare and administer tax documentation for legal entities* FNSACC601 AUQ15
Prepare complex corporate financial reports* FNSACC614 AUQ27
Evaluate organisation's financial performance* FNSACC608 AUQ20
Develop and implement financial strategies* FNSACC610 AUQ23
Evaluate business performance* FNSACC610 AUQ19
Implement an insolvency program FNSACC611 AUQ32
Provide financial and businessperformance information FNSACC511 BBH87
Prepare tax documentation for individuals FNSACC512 BBH89
Prepare financial reports for corporate entities* FNSACC514 BBH98
Implement and maintain internal control procedures FNSACC516 BBH73
Provide management accounting information FNSACC517 BBH81

Please note the following prerequisite units*

Unit in this Advanced Diploma Prerequisite unit
FNSACC601 Prepare and administer tax documentation for legal entities FNSACC502 Prepare tax documentation for individuals
FNSACC614 Prepare complex corporate financial reports FNSACC504 Prepare financial reports for corporate entities
FNSACC608 Evaluate organisation’s financial performance FNSACC501 Provide financial and business performance information
FNSACC610 Develop and implement financial strategies FNSACC501 Provide financial and business performance information
FNSACC607 Evaluate business performance FNSACC501 Provide financial and business performance information
FNSACC504 Prepare financial reports for corporate entities BSBFIA401 Prepare financial reports
FNSACC311 Process financial transactions and extract interim reports

Course description

Take your accounting career to the next level

Developyour knowledge of the accounting industry with the Advanced Diploma of Accounting. This course will provideyou with the skills to take on complex accounting tasks in a range of industries.

Completion of the Advanced Diploma of Accounting may lead to further study at university.

Gain these skills
  • Complex tax returns and lodgements
  • Complex corporate financial reports
  • Corporate governance activities
  • Develop and use complex spreadsheets
  • Conduct internal audits
Is this course right for me?
  • Strong organisational and record-keeping skills
  • Good maths and analytical skills
  • Methodical and logical
  • Focussed with good attention to detail

Please note part-time study classes are run during the day only.

UNITS

Core Units

Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Monitor corporate governance activities FNSACC624 BBH93
Apply economic principles to work in the financial services industry FNSINC601 AUR93
Interpret and use financial statistics and tools FNSINC602 AUP48

Elective Units

Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Prepare and administer tax documentation for legal entities* FNSACC601 AUQ15
Prepare complex corporate financial reports* FNSACC614 AUQ27
Evaluate organisation's financial performance* FNSACC608 AUQ20
Develop and implement financial strategies* FNSACC610 AUQ23
Evaluate business performance* FNSACC610 AUQ19
Implement an insolvency program FNSACC611 AUQ32
Provide financial and businessperformance information FNSACC511 BBH87
Prepare tax documentation for individuals FNSACC512 BBH89
Prepare financial reports for corporate entities* FNSACC514 BBH98
Implement and maintain internal control procedures FNSACC516 BBH73
Provide management accounting information FNSACC517 BBH81

Please note the following prerequisite units*

Unit in this Advanced Diploma Prerequisite unit
FNSACC601 Prepare and administer tax documentation for legal entities FNSACC502 Prepare tax documentation for individuals
FNSACC614 Prepare complex corporate financial reports FNSACC504 Prepare financial reports for corporate entities
FNSACC608 Evaluate organisation’s financial performance FNSACC501 Provide financial and business performance information
FNSACC610 Develop and implement financial strategies FNSACC501 Provide financial and business performance information
FNSACC607 Evaluate business performance FNSACC501 Provide financial and business performance information
FNSACC504 Prepare financial reports for corporate entities BSBFIA401 Prepare financial reports
FNSACC311 Process financial transactions and extract interim reports

Campus locations

Course page link
Public
South Metropolitan TAFE

If you enjoy accounting and mathematics, have an analytical mind and would like to work in the accounting profession, then our Advanced Diploma of Accounting is for you. Accountants support their clients with regular monitoring, analysis, preparation of documents, reports and accounts, and advice.

Our course is developed under the Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF), in close consultation with and accredited by the Accounting industry’s professional bodies and has an excellent reputation for quality. You will be well on your way to a role as a registered tax agent or assistant accountant – the ideal start to an exciting accountancy career or an alternate pathway to the Bachelor of Accounting for students who have not completed secondary schooling in Australia.

The units in this course meet the educational eligibility requirements for the following two skills sets with the Tax Practitioners Board:
• FNSSS00008 Tax Law for Tax Agents Skill Set (Tax documentation)
• FNSSS00009 Tax Law for Tax Agents Skill Set (Tax Plans)

Satisfactory completion of the Advanced Diploma of Accounting entitles you to join the Institute of Public Accountants (IPA), one of the three peak accounting bodies representing accountants in Australia.

Entry Requirements

Completion of both FNSSS00014 Accounting Principles Skill Set and FNSSS00015 Advanced Accounting Principles Skill Set;
FNSSS00014 Accounting Principles Skill Set
Skill Set Requirements
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

FNSSS00015 Advanced Accounting Principles Skill Set
Skill Set Requirements
FNSACC511 Provide financial and business performance information
FNSACC512 Prepare tax documentation for individuals
FNSACC513 Manage budgets and forecasts
FNSACC514* Prepare financial reports for corporate entities
FNSACC516 Implement and maintain internal control procedures
FNSSS00015 Advanced Accounting Principles Skill
FNSACC517 Provide management accounting information
*Note the following prerequisite unit requirements.
FNSACC514 Prepare financial reports for corporate entities:
Pre-requisites: BSBFIA401 Prepare financial reports and FNSACC311 Process financial transactions and extract interim reports

OR
Completion of FNS50215 Diploma of Accounting;

OR
Completion of FNS50217 Diploma of Accounting.

Course description

If you enjoy accounting and mathematics, have an analytical mind and would like to work in the accounting profession, then our Advanced Diploma of Accounting is for you. Accountants support their clients with regular monitoring, analysis, preparation of documents, reports and accounts, and advice.

Our course is developed under the Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF), in close consultation with and accredited by the Accounting industry’s professional bodies and has an excellent reputation for quality. You will be well on your way to a role as a registered tax agent or assistant accountant – the ideal start to an exciting accountancy career or an alternate pathway to the Bachelor of Accounting for students who have not completed secondary schooling in Australia.

The units in this course meet the educational eligibility requirements for the following two skills sets with the Tax Practitioners Board:
• FNSSS00008 Tax Law for Tax Agents Skill Set (Tax documentation)
• FNSSS00009 Tax Law for Tax Agents Skill Set (Tax Plans)

Satisfactory completion of the Advanced Diploma of Accounting entitles you to join the Institute of Public Accountants (IPA), one of the three peak accounting bodies representing accountants in Australia.

Entry Requirements

Completion of both FNSSS00014 Accounting Principles Skill Set and FNSSS00015 Advanced Accounting Principles Skill Set;
FNSSS00014 Accounting Principles Skill Set
Skill Set Requirements
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

FNSSS00015 Advanced Accounting Principles Skill Set
Skill Set Requirements
FNSACC511 Provide financial and business performance information
FNSACC512 Prepare tax documentation for individuals
FNSACC513 Manage budgets and forecasts
FNSACC514* Prepare financial reports for corporate entities
FNSACC516 Implement and maintain internal control procedures
FNSSS00015 Advanced Accounting Principles Skill
FNSACC517 Provide management accounting information
*Note the following prerequisite unit requirements.
FNSACC514 Prepare financial reports for corporate entities:
Pre-requisites: BSBFIA401 Prepare financial reports and FNSACC311 Process financial transactions and extract interim reports

OR
Completion of FNS50215 Diploma of Accounting;

OR
Completion of FNS50217 Diploma of Accounting.

Campus locations

Course page link
Public
South Regional TAFE

This qualification reflects the role of individuals working in accounting and seeking professional recognition, including tax agents, accounts managers and business analysts; and to employees performing a range of accounts management tasks for organisations in a range of industries.
At this level individuals are expected to apply theoretical and technical skills in a range of situations and to display initiative and judgement in planning activities.
They have autonomy in performing complex operations and can be responsible for planning, coordinating and evaluating the work of others within broad but generally well-defined parameters

Units from Diploma of Accounting 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
Communicate Effectively As A Workplace Leader Elec BSBLDR401 AUK38
Lead Team Effectiveness Elec BSBLDR403 AUI57
Monitor Corporate Governance Activities Core FNSACC624 BBH93
Apply Economic Principles To Work In The Financial Services Industry Core FNSINC601 AUR93
Interpret And Use Financial Statistics And Tools Core FNSINC602 AUP48
Prepare And Administer Tax Documentation For Legal Entities Elec FNSACC601 AUQ15
Implement Tax Plans And Evaluate Tax Obligations Elec FNSACC603 AUQ13
Evaluate Business Performance Elec FNSACC607 AUQ19
Evaluate Organisation's Financial Performance Elec FNSACC608 AUQ20
Evaluate Financial Risk Elec FNSACC609 AUQ18
Lead Effective Workplace Relationships Elec BSBLDR402 AUM06
Make Decisions In A Legal Context Elec FNSACC413 BBH99
Provide Financial And Business Performance Information Elec FNSACC511 BBH87
Prepare Tax Documentation For Individuals Elec FNSACC512 BBH89
Prepare Financial Reports For Corporate Entities Elec FNSACC514 BBH98
Implement And Maintain Internal Control Procedures Elec FNSACC516 BBH73

Course description

This qualification reflects the role of individuals working in accounting and seeking professional recognition, including tax agents, accounts managers and business analysts; and to employees performing a range of accounts management tasks for organisations in a range of industries.
At this level individuals are expected to apply theoretical and technical skills in a range of situations and to display initiative and judgement in planning activities.
They have autonomy in performing complex operations and can be responsible for planning, coordinating and evaluating the work of others within broad but generally well-defined parameters

Units from Diploma of Accounting 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
Communicate Effectively As A Workplace Leader Elec BSBLDR401 AUK38
Lead Team Effectiveness Elec BSBLDR403 AUI57
Monitor Corporate Governance Activities Core FNSACC624 BBH93
Apply Economic Principles To Work In The Financial Services Industry Core FNSINC601 AUR93
Interpret And Use Financial Statistics And Tools Core FNSINC602 AUP48
Prepare And Administer Tax Documentation For Legal Entities Elec FNSACC601 AUQ15
Implement Tax Plans And Evaluate Tax Obligations Elec FNSACC603 AUQ13
Evaluate Business Performance Elec FNSACC607 AUQ19
Evaluate Organisation's Financial Performance Elec FNSACC608 AUQ20
Evaluate Financial Risk Elec FNSACC609 AUQ18
Lead Effective Workplace Relationships Elec BSBLDR402 AUM06
Make Decisions In A Legal Context Elec FNSACC413 BBH99
Provide Financial And Business Performance Information Elec FNSACC511 BBH87
Prepare Tax Documentation For Individuals Elec FNSACC512 BBH89
Prepare Financial Reports For Corporate Entities Elec FNSACC514 BBH98
Implement And Maintain Internal Control Procedures Elec FNSACC516 BBH73

Campus locations

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