Advanced Diploma of Accounting

General

Program Description

The advanced diploma helps students gain the necessary skills to launch a career as an accounting professional. Specialisations may include taxation, financial or management accounting, financial management and auditing.

The certificate IV consists of 13 units. Students will attend classes approximately four days per week with 50 percent practical and 50 percent theory classes. Classes will be scheduled between 8am and 5pm, Monday to Friday.

The course consists of classroom-based teaching and simulated workplace learning. Assessment includes tests, assignments (both individual and group) and class presentations.

The duration of the Advanced Diploma of Accounting is normally 6 months (full-time) however students commencing their accounting studies at the Certificate IV level would take 18 months to complete the Certificate IV, Diploma and Advanced Diploma qualifications.

Major study areas

  • Taxation
  • Auditing
  • Banking and finance
  • Budgeting
  • Management accounting
  • Business law
  • Corporate accountability
  • Corporate accounting
  • Business statistics
  • Economics
  • Financial management
  • Business mathematics

Prerequisites:

  • Academic: Australian Year 12 equivalency or higher
  • English language: Academic IELTS 5.5 overall no band less than 5.0 or recognised equivalency
  • Certificate IV in Accounting (091922D)
  • Diploma of Accounting (091923C

Dates

February and July intake

Career pathways

  • Financial accountant
  • Cost/management accountant
  • Tax agent
  • Auditor
Last updated Feb 2018

About the School

With more than 40,000 enrolments each year, Kangan Institute is a major training provider for the automotive, health and nursing sectors and indigenous education. We also have a strong presence in a r ... Read More

With more than 40,000 enrolments each year, Kangan Institute is a major training provider for the automotive, health and nursing sectors and indigenous education. We also have a strong presence in a range of industries such as fashion, business as well as justice and legal. Read less
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