Diploma of Accounting – International

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Course Code FNS50215
CRICOS Code 087905F
Duration 52 weeks (including 12 weeks of holidays)
Intake Date February, April, July, October
Location CBD Campus – 400 Queen Street, Melbourne

Program Overview

This qualification reflects professional accounting job roles in financial services and other industries. Individuals in these roles apply solutions to a range of often complex problems, and analyse and evaluate information from a variety of sources. They apply initiative to plan, coordinate and evaluate their own work and guidance to others within defined guidelines.

Program Structure

Assessment

Assessment methods may include:

  • Project/Assignment
  • Written assessment tasks
  • Scenarios
  • Workplace case studies
  • Roleplays and observations

Units of Competency

The FNS50215 Diploma of Accounting requires 11 units of competency:

Core Units

FNSACC501 – Provide financial and business performance information
FNSACC502 – Prepare tax documentation for individuals
FNSACC503 – Manage budgets and forecasts
FNSACC504 – Prepare financial reports for corporate entities
FNSACC506 – Implement and maintain internal control procedures
FNSACC507 – Provide management accounting information

Elective Units

BSBFIA401 – Prepare financial reports
FNSACC601 – Prepare and administer tax documentation for legal entities
FNSACC505 – Establish and maintain accounting information systems
FNSACC301 – Process financial transactions and extract interim reports
BSBITU402 – Develop and use complex spreadsheets

NOTES:

The units that are highlighted have pre-requisite units to be completed prior to commencing the qualification.
* pre-requisite units

Prerequisite unit for FNSACC504 Prepare financial reports for corporate entities are following

  • BSBFIA401 Prepare financial reports
  • FNSACC301 Process financial transactions and extract interim reports

Prerequisite unit for FNSACC601 Prepare and administer tax documentation for legal entities is

  • FNSACC502 Prepare tax documentation for individuals.

** Units included in the Tax Practitioners Board approved course in Australian taxation law:

FNSSS00008 Taxation law for tax agents Skill Set (Tax documentation) – FNSACC502 and FNSACC601

Requirements

Entry Requirements

Students must satisfy the following Age, English and Academic requirements:

  • Age: must be 18 years or over.
  • English Proficiency Level: an IELTS Band 5.5 or equivalent OR undertake a TMG English language test.
  • Academic: Successful completion of Year 12 or its equivalent.

Outcomes

Your career in Accounting

The qualification presents graduates with various opportunities for employment and further education. You will be able to seek roles in a range of jobs including:

  • Finance Assistant
  • Assistant Accountant
  • Senior Financial Clerk
  • Tax Agent / Advisor
  • Accounts Manager/Administration
  • Australian Taxation law (Tax agents)

Fees

Course Fee

$6,000.00

Other Fees Estimated Fees
Material Fee $200