|Qualification Name||Diploma of Accounting|
|Course Duration in weeks (52)||40 Study Weeks plus 12 Weeks Holiday|
This qualification reflects professional accounting job roles in financial services and other industries, including tax agents, accounts payable and accounts receivable officers, payroll service providers, and employees performing a range of accounting tasks for organisations in a range of 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 provide guidance to others within defined guidelines.
Work functions in the occupational areas where this qualification may be used are subject to regulatory requirements. Refer to the FNS Financial Services Training Package Companion Volume Implementation Guide or the relevant regulator for specific guidance on requirements.
This qualification includes units that comprise an approved Tax Practitioner Board (TPB) course in Australian taxation law and commercial law, which are relevant for registration as a tax agent. Persons seeking registration with the TPB should check current registration requirements with the TPB, as registration requirements are reviewed regularly.
Employment opportunities may include:
Completion of the following six units, or their equivalent, which constitute the requirements for the FNSSS00014 Accounting Principles Skill Set:
Completion of FNS40615 Certificate IV in Accounting or equivalent;
Completion of FNS40215 Certificate IV in Bookkeeping or equivalent.
NOTE: Direct Entry students Course Duration 72 Weeks (54 Study Weeks plus 18 Weeks Holiday) plus FNSSS00014 Accounting Principles Skill Set (21 Study Weeks).
Student who have completed electives of diploma are eligible for credit exemption
Students must also meet IIBIT’s standards for English Proficiency. In order to demonstrate possession of adequate English language proficiency,Students must provide valid evidence of attainment of at least one of the following:
After achieving this, qualification candidates may choose to undertake FNS60217 Advanced Diploma of Accounting
Teaching methods focus on classroom based face-to-face training, which includes lectures and practical tutorials. Classes are small in size and lecturers focus on individual student needs during the learning process.
The emphasis in assessment is on collection of evidence, holistic assessment against the unit of competency and trainer/assessor judgment. Importance is placed on the integration of areas of theoretical knowledge, practical skills and proper work attitudes.
11 competency units are required to attain FNS50217 Diploma of Accounting
6 Core units plus
5 Elective units
We aim to equip our graduates with the necessary skills and knowledge to enable them to successfully satisfy the demands of the workplace.
|Unit Code||Unit Name||Core/Elective|
|BSBITU402||Develop and use complex spreadsheets||Elective|
|FNSACC513||Manage budgets and forecasts||Core|
|FNSACC517||Provide management accounting information||Core|
|FNSACC511||Provide financial and business performance information||Core|
|FNSACC516||Implement and maintain internal control procedures (5 weeks)||Core|
|FNSACC512||Prepare tax documentation for individuals||Core|
|BSBFIA401||Prepare financial reports||Elective|
|FNSACC514||Prepare financial reports for corporate entities||Core|
|FNSINC601||Apply economic principles to work in the financial services industry||Elective|
|FNSINC602||Interpret and use financial statistics and tools||Elective|
|FNSACC601||Prepare and administer tax documentation for legal entities||Elective|
|08:30 am - 10:30 am||Session 1||Session 1||Self Study|
|10:30 am - 10:45 am||Break||Break|
|10:45 am - 12:45 pm||Session 2||Session 2|
|12:45 pm - 01:15 pm||Lunch||Lunch|
|01:15 pm - 03:15 pm||Session 3||Session 3|
|03:15 pm - 03:30 pm||Break||Break|
|03:30 pm - 05:00 pm||Session 4||Session 4|
|05:00 pm - 07:00 pm||Session 1||Session 1||Session 1||Session 1||Self Study|
|07:00 pm - 07:15 pm||Break||Break||Break||Break|
|07:15 pm - 09:15 pm||Session 2||Session 2||Session 2||Session 2 (Finish 08:15 pm)||Self Study|
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