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AAT Advanced Diploma In Accounting

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Key Info

Learning Area   Accounting
Delivery Mode   Part-time
Duration   1 Year


Dates & Locations

Course Type   Adult
Location   Cornwall College Camborne
Start Date   08/09/2021
Fees   Tuition Fees: £0.00


Course Type   Adult
Location   Cornwall College Camborne
Start Date   02/02/2022
Fees   Tuition Fees: £1800.00


Course Type   Adult
Location   Cornwall College St Austell
Start Date   08/09/2021
Fees   Tuition Fees: £0.00


Course Type   Adult
Location   Cornwall College St Austell
Start Date   02/02/2022
Fees   Tuition Fees: £1800.00

If you would like to develop a career in accountancy and want an industry recognised qualification then this is the course for you.

You already have an existing Level 2 qualification in accounting or bookkeeping or relevant work experience and want to expand your skills. If you don’t have this then our AAT Assistant Accountant Apprenticeship (Level 2 Pathway) will be the best route for you.

During this qualification, you will learn more complex finance officer processes e.g. final accounts for sole traders and partnerships. Build on existing accounting knowledge, gain more specialist skills in related areas and gain a greater understanding of the ethical issues involved with accountancy.

This course is also delivered off-site at St Mellion.

  What You Will Learn

You will learn more complex accounting tasks, such as preparing final accounts for sole-traders and partnerships, cost accounting records, reports and returns, financial spreadsheets and ethics.

Topics include:
• Advanced Bookkeeping- consolidates and introduces new areas such as accounting for non-current assets and using the extended trial balance. You will deal with adjustments for closing inventory, accrued and prepaid expenses and income, and how these are incorporated into an extended trial balance. Provisions for depreciation on non-current assets, irrecoverable debts and allowances for doubtful debts are also to be calculated and accounted for.
• Final Accounts Preparation - This unit is concerned with preparing final accounts for sole traders and partnerships, incorporating elements of dealing with incomplete records, and an appropriate understanding of the principles that underpin the preparation of final accounts.
• Management Accounting: Costing - You will develop an understanding of how costs are handled in organisations, and why different organisations treat costs in different ways. You should be able to recognise different approaches to cost accounting and make informed and reasoned judgements to guide management.

Other areas include:
• Indirect tax
• Ethics for accountants
• Spreadsheets for accounting

  Entry Requirements

You need to have achieved the AAT Level 2 qualification, have A-levels or extensive experience in bookkeeping. A commitment to study outside college attendance is important. Please enquire if you are at all unsure as to your suitability the course manager will be happy to discuss the course and its content with you. *Candidates are responsible for their own AAT registration and membership fee.

  Assessment

There will be various online assessments to complete throughout the course.

  Progression

AAT Level 4 Professional Diploma in Accounting and gain a nationally recognised qualification.

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Courses listed on this website are indicative of the subject, nature and level of study. The College reserves the right to alter specific qualifications titles, awarding bodies and levels of qualification, which can change in year. Any cost may also vary, based on personal funding eligibility. The Cornwall College Group reserves the right to withdraw any course listed at any time.

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