The course is made up of the following units:
- Advanced bookkeeping
- Final accounts preparation
- Management accounting - Costing
- Indirect Tax
- Spreadsheets for accounting
- Ethics for accountants.
GCSE grade A*-C or GCSE grade 4-9 for English and Mathematics, or equivalent.
Full achievement of AAT Level 2 or equivalent accounting knowledge.
Candidates may be asked to take entrance tests in numeracy, literacy and accounting.
Who is the course for?
This course is ideal for accountancy staff who wish to gain a professional qualification and for students progressing from Level 2.
The emphasis is on practical, work-based situations, with the aim of improving students theoretical understanding of bookkeeping and accountancy. Students are provided with question banks which they are expected to use in the class as well as at home.
How is the course assessed?
There is a computer based exam for each of the units. Previous completion of similar units could be accredited.
In addition, students would need to complete 40 hours of accounting related work experience
Where Next – Job Opportunities
Employment as a finance assistant, accounts assistant or trainee accountant, payroll assistant or tax assistant.
Where Next – Further Studies
AAT Level 4 in Accounting, or university.
How to apply
To apply for a course choose one of these methods:
>> Online - click the Apply Now button, fill out the form and submit
>>Post - download an application form here , or use the form in the prospectus. Fill it out and return it to:
Student Records/Admissions, Uxbridge College, Park Road, Uxbridge, Middlesex, UB8 1NQ.
When we have received your application we will contact you to arrange an interview time.