Diploma in Business Accounting Level 7
Concordia Institute of Business in Auckland.
The Diploma in Business Accounting Level 7 is intended for people with no prior qualifications or experience in the area of accounting and finance and who wish to acquire knowledge and skills to pursue accounting roles within the industry or for further studies. The programme of study prepares graduates for entry level professional positions in applied accounting and financial management, or for further studies at a bachelor level in accounting and finance. The programme also prepares graduates for the fundamental level modules of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) qualification.
On completion of this qualification, graduates will be able to demonstrate an in-depth understanding, knowledge and skills in accounting and finance especially in the areas of:
- Financial Management and Reporting
- Audit and Assurance
with a sound understanding of the required ethics and professionalism.
Graduates will demonstrate an understanding of the current accounting practices and trends in the industry.
With this qualification, graduates will also gain the necessary knowledge and skills to understand the role of accounting and finance in the overall business context and function competently in professional positions in this area.
The qualification can lead to further study in this area at a bachelor level or direct employment into the workforce.
Programme Entry Criteria
A candidate for admission to this programme of study shall:
- Have attained the age of 18 years at the time of admission; and
- Have successfully completed a Diploma Level 5 in business or related areas; or equivalent; and/or appropriate related work experience.
- International students must have an IELTS academic band of 6.0 overall; or equivalent in an internationally recognised English Language Test.
Two years full time – Cross credits would be given to students who have completed any modules of ACCA (Association of Chartered Certified Accountants).
Intakes in 2015: 8 January, 26 February, 26 March, 28 May, 18 June, 20 August, 10 September