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Accounting

Accounting courses are an excellent way to diversify education and experience while gaining professional skills for a career, whether you are already an accountant needing to brush-up on your skills, or interested in a career change. There are accounting courses located in several countries and each is specific to a certain sector. Requirements for courses vary, but generally, prospective students need previous education and/or experience.

Accounting courses will teach individuals how to become more effective and efficient when performing accounting duties. In accounting courses, students may examine such topics as financial statement analysis, investments, international finance, and banking. Many programs will also focus on how accounting is related to other business operations, providing students with a well-rounded approach to accounting.

To find the accounting courses you are searching for, take a look at the options below!

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Course International Year One in Accounting and Finance

INTO Manchester
Campus Full time 9 - 12 months September 2018 United Kingdom Manchester

The NCUK International Year One in Accounting and Finance prepares you for entry to the second year of a business or related undergraduate degree at a choice of leading UK universities. [+]

Develop your mathematical, analytical and financial skills in preparation for Year 2 of a degree in a range of accountancy and finance-related subjects.

The International Year One in Accounting and Finance is equivalent to studying the first year of an undergraduate degree.

Why apply for the Year One programme? Guaranteed conditional progression to one of 10 NCUK universities (subject to meeting progression requirements). A quality-assured, NCUK accredited programme. Recognised by a wide range of other leading UK universities.

Course options available

International Year One (3 terms) – this is the standard option, suitable for most students. Extended International Year One (4 terms) – this option features an additional term of English at the beginning for extra language support and English language entry requirements are typically lower. Where will this programme take me? ... [-]

Course: HKCPA (Certified Public Accountant, Hong Kong)

HongJing International Education
Campus Full time September 2018 China Shenzhen

Hong Kong is the melting pot between the east and the west. Getting an accounting credential from the only authorized body by law to register and grant practicing certificates to certified public accountants in Hong Kong, the HKICPA, enhance your professional recognition in the Orient and set your sail to globalization. [+]

HKCPA

Certified Public Accountant, Hong Kong

We will see you fly

Hong Kong is the melting pot between the east and the west. Getting an accounting credential from the only authorized body by law to register and grant practicing certificates to certified public accountants in Hong Kong, the HKICPA, enhance your professional recognition in the Orient and set your sail to globalization.

HKICPA in a nutshell

What does an HKCPA do?

audit firm's books, file tax documents, compliance restructuring and many more

HKCPA connects you to the accounting industry worldwide

HKICPA has Mutual Recognition Agreements with the major Chartered Accountant bodies worldwide:

American Institute of Certified Public Accountants since October 2011 Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales Institute of Chartered Accountants of Scotland Institute of CharterInstitute of Chartered Accountants of Zimbabwe ed Accountants in Ireland Institute of Chartered Accountants of Australia ... [-]

ACCA Online

London School of Business and Finance (LSBF)
Online Full time Part time 6 - 30 months June 2019 United Kingdom UK Online + 1 more

Study your whole ACCA qualification online with LSBF - powered by InterActive. You can choose from Live Online Classes - including tuition and revision, or study in the standard way with HD video recorded lectures. [+]

ACCA Online

Study your whole ACCA qualification online with LSBF - powered by InterActive. You can choose from Live Online Classes - including tuition and revision, or study in the standard way with HD video recorded lectures. You will benefit from award-winning tutors and study materials trusted by PwC, KMPG and Deloitte.

Course requirements Standard entry: Minimum requirements are 2 A Levels and 3 GCSEs or equivalent in five separate subjects, including English and Mathematics. Access to ACCA via FIA or AAT qualification: No other academic qualifications required. Gain exemptions from ACCA papers F1 – F3. Graduate entry: Degree holders from ACCA-accredited institutions may be exempt from up to 9 exams. Other relevant degrees may also qualify you for exemptions. English language proficiency: IELTS 5.5 overall and each component or equivalent. Duration ... [-]

Degree in Accounting

North Iowa Area Community College
Campus Full time 4 semesters September 2018 USA Mason City

Are you interested in transferring to a four-year college or university and earning a bachelor’s degree? Students may wish to earn an Associate of Arts and apply their studies toward a bachelor’s degree in a business-related field at a four-year college or university. Students need courses that will facilitate their transfer to four-year institutions of their choice. Please consult with a NIACC counselor for... [+]

Accounting Degree

Are you interested in transferring to a four-year college or university and earning a bachelor’s degree? Students may wish to earn an Associate of Arts and apply their studies toward a bachelor’s degree in a business-related field at a four-year college or university. Students need courses that will facilitate their transfer to four-year institutions of their choice. Please consult with a NIACC counselor for assistance in determining a schedule to meet your goal. The Business Division’s highest priority is to assist students in reaching their individual educational goals. Each instructor is dedicated to providing the highest quality instruction to facilitate this process.... [-]


Financial Accounting

Harvard Business School
Online 8 weeks January 2019 USA USA Online

This course will teach you the fundamentals of financial accounting. Starting with the basics of recording transactions as journal entries and posting them to T accounts, you will learn how to prepare a balance sheet, income statement, and cash flow statement. [+]

Build, interpret, and analyze financial statements to drive business decision-making

This course will teach you the fundamentals of financial accounting. Starting with the basics of recording transactions as journal entries and posting them to T accounts, you will learn how to prepare a balance sheet, income statement, and cash flow statement.

Equipped with an understanding of the building blocks of financial statements, you will learn how to analyze them and calculate and interpret critical ratios. The course concludes with an introduction to forecasting and valuation where you will learn to prepare forecasted financial statements and make capital budgeting decisions using tools such as Net Present Value and Internal Rate of Return calculations.... [-]


Award in Business Finance and Accounting Courses

Learnkey Training Institute
Campus Part time 5 months September 2018 Malta Birkirkara

This Award enables individuals to develop a theoretical understanding, alongside practical abilities of a variety of business disciplines at all levels of the business structure. This Award is ideal for anyone wanting to broaden their understanding of business as a whole or those seeking to develop specific workplace skills. [+]

This Award enables individuals to develop a theoretical understanding, alongside practical abilities of a variety of business disciplines at all levels of the business structure. This Award is ideal for anyone wanting to broaden their understanding of business as a whole or those seeking to develop specific workplace skills.

Accounting and Finance studies are a popular choice for students looking to move directly into a career in professional accountancy as well as those whose ambitions lie in broader business management. Through the acquisition of compressive quantitive, computational and analytical skills, you will be positioned and qualified to continue into specialized and professional qualifications or to take the first steps in your finance or accounting career.... [-]


QuickBooks 2016 - Accounts and Payroll Management Course

Global Edulink
Online Full time Part time 20 hours Open Enrollment United Kingdom London + 1 more

Did you know that every business, by law, has to keep books? That’s why there is a demand for QuickBooks accounting software, and studying with Global Edulink means you will find it easier to get a job because you will have a widely recognised qualification on your CV. QuickBooks is by far the most successful small business accounting package sold today, but it’s an incredible number of features and functions can be confusing. Learn how to make the most of your QuickBooks experience with this course. [+]

Did you know that every business, by law, has to keep books? That’s why there is a demand for QuickBooks accounting software, and studying with Global Edulink means you will find it easier to get a job because you will have a widely recognised qualification on your CV. QuickBooks is by far the most successful small business accounting package sold today, but it’s an incredible number of features and functions can be confusing. Learn how to make the most of your QuickBooks experience with this course.

Give your career a boost with the well-recognised Global Edulink’s QuickBooks 2016 – Accounts and Payroll Management qualification. This course will enable you to operate QuickBooks accounting software and prove to employers and recruiters that you’re able to provide office Accounting and Bookkeeping duties to the highest standards.... [-]


Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)

Sunway University
Campus Full time Part time January 2019 Malaysia Shah Alam

Employers around the world, seek out ACCA members to lead their business to sustainable success. Knowing that ACCA members are strategic thinkers with high ethical integrity, strong financial knowledge and the right business acumen. [+]

Employers around the world, seek out ACCA members to lead their business to sustainable success. Knowing that ACCA members are strategic thinkers with high ethical integrity, strong financial knowledge and the right business acumen.

To become an ACCA member, a student will have to embark on an exciting ACCA Qualification journey. This journey will include a combination of exams, ethics and experience. The ACCA Qualification prepares its graduates to enter today’s fast-paced business world, workplace ready.

The ACCA Qualification will prepare a financial professional with the most up-to-date skills with a much deeper and more rounded approach than the purely technical. Sunway TES CAE is committed to nurturing quality graduates who are ready for employment as soon as they leave the Sunway Campus. Subjects that develop the soft skills of students have been incorporated into the ACCA syllabus with the aim to prepare Sunway TES CAE’s ACCA students with a range of graduate-level skills required for the job market. These include research methodology, critical thinking, evaluation and analysis skills, professional presentation and communication skills, and PowerPoint Skills.... [-]


Preparatory Course for Pearson LCCI level 1-4

Spring College International
Campus Full time 1 - 9 months August 2018 Singapore

The course aims to give students the opportunity to develop an understanding of the basic principles underlying the recording of business transactions and to develop the ability to maintain the books of and prepare financial statements for sole traders. [+]

Preparatory Course for Pearson LCCI Level 1 Certificate in Bookkeeping (VRQ)

The course aims to give students the opportunity to develop an understanding of the basic principles underlying the recording of business transactions and to develop the ability to maintain the books of and prepare financial statements for sole traders.

Preparatory Course for Pearson LCCI Level 2 Diploma In Bookkeeping And Accounting

The course aims to gain a thorough foundation in bookkeeping and accounting practices, including double-entry bookkeeping. It is also for students who wish to understand bookkeeping and accounting in accordance with the International Accounting Standards Board (IASB). The qualification is also for those who are working, or who are preparing to work, in an accounting environment maintaining financial records and preparing accounts. This qualification will give students the opportunity to develop an understanding of the basic principles underlying the recording of business transactions. It will also give students the ability to prepare and interpret accounts for sole traders, partnerships, limited companies, manufacturing and non-profit making organizations.... [-]


International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS)

Convertas
Campus Full time September 2018 United Arab Emirates Dubai Abu Dhabi United Kingdom London Turkey Istanbul Malaysia Kuala Lumpur + 6 more

International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRSs) are the world’s most widely applied accounting standards. Over 120 countries now require or permit the use of IFRSs. Over 7,000 public companies in the European Union have complied with IFRS since 2005. Most other countries are either adopting IFRSs or have decided to converge their national standards with IFRSs. This course provides a rigorous and detailed overview of all major technical IFRS requirements, and includes illustrative financial statements, case studies, examples, coverage of the most significant IFRSs, and interactive participation from the delegates. In addition to a review of current IFRSs, course delegates also receive an update on the major new standards on revenue, leases, and financial instruments and the probable impact of their adoption. [+]

*Apply the requirements of the standards to prepare IFRS compliant financial statements, including the determination of appropriate accounting policies and identification of necessary disclosures

*Define the process of transitioning to IFRS and identify the first time adoption exemptions and exceptions Explain how the recognition and measurement principles of the IASB’s Framework apply within each accounting standard

*List the standards that require or permit the use of fair value measurement, identify how fair value is measured and specify where the fair value changes are recognized

*Apply the new proposed standards on revenue, leases and financial instruments

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Graduate Certificate in Professional Accounting

University of Technology Sydney
Campus Full time Part time 0.5 - 1 year January 2019 Australia Sydney + 1 more

The Graduate Certificate in Professional Accounting is a four-subject introductory course designed to provide a general understanding of accounting and related areas of business study. It provides foundation knowledge in the areas of accounting, finance, economics and law. [+]

This course is designed for students who: do not have an undergraduate background in accounting and wish to further their business knowledge have extensive business experience but lack the formal qualifications for direct entry to the master's programs in professional accounting, or want to complete an introductory course in accounting and related fields, and want to prove their ability to undertake postgraduate study and attain a postgraduate qualification. As this course articulates into the master's programs in professional accounting, this enables students who do not possess formal undergraduate qualifications, including TAFE diplomas, to acquire the relevant academic qualification for membership of CPA Australia, the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia (ICAA) and the Institute of Public Accountants (IPA).... [-]


Course in Payroll Management & Systems

Oplex Careers
Online Part time Open Enrollment United Kingdom UK Online

This Payroll Management & Systems course will help learners to develop their skills in how to effectively perform a payroll run, understand statutory deductions, PAYE and real-time income. Whether you currently work in finance, are wanting to work in finance, run your own business or simply want to gain a new skill this course is perfect. [+]

Apply Now for Summer 2017

This Payroll Management & Systems course will help learners to develop their skills in how to effectively perform a payroll run, understand statutory deductions, PAYE and real-time income. Whether you currently work in finance, are wanting to work in finance, run your own business or simply want to gain a new skill this course is perfect.

Course Highlights Price: Only £29.00 Was £349.99 Course Type: Online Course Duration: 90 hours, recommended hours Syllabus: 19-course modules Tutor Support: Full tutor support included Exams: Yes, exam fees are included. Start learning: you can start your online learning 24/7 and study towards your goals. Fine Print Qualification: Level 3 CPD Award Certificate: PDF Certificate included with course, optional Hard Copies £9.99. Access: Unlimited 24/7 access for 12 months, option to extend if needed. Compatibility: Desktop, Mac, Laptop, Tablets, Smartphone and Smart Devices ... [-]

Accounting and Finance for Managers - Level 1

London Business Training & Consulting
Campus Full time 1 week September 2018 United Kingdom London

Introduction to Accounting: The two forms of accounting: financial accounting and management accounting; The regulatory and conceptual framework; Qualitative characteristics of useful financial information; Types of the business entity; The annual report and financial statements. [+]

Best Courses in Accounting 2018. Accounting and Finance for Managers - Level 1 KEY INFORMATION Course Code: AFB101A Duration: 1 week Fee: £2395 + VAT DATE 17 Sep to 21 Sep 2018 COURSE OUTLINE Introduction to Accounting The two forms of accounting: financial accounting and management accounting The regulatory and conceptual framework Qualitative characteristics of useful financial information Types of business entity The annual report and financial statements Accounting Concepts and Systems Statement of comprehensive income (income statement) Statement of financial position (balance sheet) Statement of cash flows Preparing a set of financial statements The income statement: cost of sales working Underlying concepts: measurement rules and fundamental accounting concepts Three further property, plant and equipment issues Recording accounting information Financial Analysis: Part 1 Financial statement analysis for investment purposes Other users and their needs Horizontal analysis and trend analysis Vertical analysis Ratio analysis Weaknesses and limitations Financial Analysis: Part 2 The drive for information Stakeholder management Corporate social responsibility reporting Earnings announcements, conference calls and investor presentations Media relations: press releases and newspaper coverage Social media and internet bulletins Business Planning Business planning and control: the role of budgets The budget-setting process Basic steps of preparing a budget Budgeting in different types of organisation Limitations and problems with budgeting Improving business planning and budgeting Target audience ... [-]

Course in Bookkeeping for Personal and Business Accounting

FutureLearn
Online Part time 4 weeks January 2019 United Kingdom UK Online

Learn how to balance your books and develop the skills to manage finances in personal and business environments. [+]

Get practical financial skills to help you balance the books

Discover how money flows in personal and business environments and develop the basic skills to manage your finances with this course introducing you to bookkeeping and accounting.

You’ll master common terms, basic maths and gain the ability to put your knowledge into practice. After this course, you’ll be able to perfectly balance your books and understand how concepts of profit and loss lead to revenue or debt.

Develop ideas through conversation

This course is not facilitated. Learners are encouraged to support one another, share personal experience and knowledge, and see new perspectives.

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International Public Sector Accounting Standards

Zoe Talent Solutions
Campus Full time Part time 3 - 10 days Open Enrollment United Arab Emirates Dubai Malaysia Kuala Lumpur Kenya Nairobi Abu Dhabi Saudi Arabia Riyadh + 8 more

Be prepared for international public sector accounting standards or IPSAS with a qualification that will demonstrate your in-depth understanding of the standards and their application, certified by CIPFA, the global body for public financial management. [+]

Be prepared for international public sector accounting standards or IPSAS with a qualification that will demonstrate your in-depth understanding of the standards and their application, certified by CIPFA, the global body for public financial management.

Course Objectives

The certificate will give you in-depth IPSAS knowledge, and certification by CIPFA, to demonstrate your skills to employers, colleagues and others to advance your career

Course Outline

A1) Description of the role of the IPSASB in the development and publication of IPSASs andother documents:

Terms of reference and objectives of IPSASB Linkage between IAS/IFRSs and IPSASs IPSASB program of development activities Exposure drafts and consultations IPSASB studies ... [-]