The course is made up of the following units:

  • Financial Accounting: Preparing Financial Statements
  • Management Account Techniques - Costing
  • Tax Processes for Business
  • Business Awareness
  • Entry requirements

    GCSE grade A*-C or GCSE grade 4-9 for English and Mathematics, or equivalent.
    Full achievement of AAT Level 2 with a Merit or equivalent accounting knowledge.
    Candidates may be asked to take entrance tests in numeracy, literacy and accounting.
    Interview required.

  • Who is the course for?

    This course is ideal for accountancy staff who wish to gain a professional qualification and for students progressing from AAT Level 2 with a Merit.

  • Study methods

    The emphasis is on practical, work- based situations, with the aim of improving students’ theoretical understanding of bookkeeping and accountancy.
    In addition to College attendance, students must be prepared to commit at least five hours per week.

  • How is the course assessed?

    There is a computer based exam for each of the six units.
    Previous completion of similar units could be accredited.

  • More information

    Please note: Books, exams and AAT registration is included in the cost.

    • Please note: Resits will be charged.

      Funding may be available depending on your circumstances – for more information speak to our Assessment Team at enrolment.

      For more information, please contact Sheila McCarthy on This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • Where Next – Job Opportunities

    Finance Officer

  • Where Next – Further Studies

    Successful students can apply to move on to the Level 4.

  • 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.

Course starting Sep 2024

Starts 9 September 2024

Duration 34 Week(s)

Location Uxbridge Campus

Days/Time Monday
10:00 - 17:00