AAT Level 3 - Diploma in Accounting.
Last Updated on Thursday, 27 September 2012 10:15 Tuesday, 30 November 1999 00:00
OverviewDevelop complex accounting skills including final account preparation, cost and management accounting, spreadsheets and cash management. A minimum of 90% attendance is compulsory for this course. This course is eligible for SFA or EFA funding support.
This level builds on the skills developed on the AAT Level 2 - certificate in accounting. Introducing more complex accounting tasks including preparation of final accounts for sole traders and partnerships. You will also learn how to maintain cost and management accounting reports.
ProgressionProgression to AAT Level 4 - Diploma in Accounting.Progression may be in careers in accounting and finance in a variety of industrial and commercial settings.
AssessmentThere are seven computer based examinations to be written. These exams are sat when the learner is ready.
Entry RequirementsNormally students should have completed their AAT Level 2 - Certificate in Accounting. However, direct entry applications can be considered from learners who have studied accountancy before and/or those who can demonstrate a good grasp of basic double entry concepts. All direct entry applications will normally be subject to an informal entry assessment. Mature students and students with substantial experience in accounting are welcome to apply.
QualificationsAAT Level 3 - Diploma in Accounting
Home StudyApproximately five to six hours a week. Independent study by way of homework is an essential and integral part of this course.
SkillsWorking in an accounting environment is an advantage but not a requirement.
Work PlacementEmployment in a related area is not necessary but an advantage.
Additional CostsThe following costs are payable directly to AAT- Annual Membership fee 80. Books are approximately 90. The fees are subject to change by the awarding body without notice.
|Code||Location||Start||End||Times||Day||Duration||Cost (Year 1)|
|PD0203 121301||Newbury College||10/09/2012||01/07/2013||09:00 to 16:30||Tuesday||34 Weeks||£1,210.00|