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Enterprise and Commerce

Accounting Level 5

Campus Sighthill Campus

Qualification SCQF Level 5

Study mode Full time

Duration 41 weeks

Start date Aug 2021

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Course overview

This course is designed to provide learners with an introduction to bookkeeping, accounting and related disciplines.

It provides introductory training in Financial and Management Accounting enabling learners to progress to Access to accounting or HND Accounting year 1 or work in an organisation`s accounting team at a clerical level.

This course will be delivered using a blended learning model. You will have in-class theory bases lessons with some classes being delivered online. You should have access to a PC, Desktop Computer or tablet. 

What you will learn

Some of the subject you will cover are listed below:

  • Recording Financial Transactions
  • Financial accounting
  • Management accounting
  • Computerised accounting
  • Information technology
  • Effective communication skills
  • IT Solutions

How the course is assessed

  • Ongoing assessments
  • Open Book assessments
  • Closed book assessments

 

Number of days per week

  • 3

Entry requirements

  • 3 SCQF level 4 passes in a relevant subject area
  • 3 standard grade passes at 3 or above
  • Competence in English and demonstrate a numerical ability
  • Relevant work experience
  • Candidates applications will be assessed on an individual basis

Information on Tests / Auditions / Interview Requirements

  • Interview and entry test

English Proficiency Requirements

ILETs 5.5

Progression and Articulation Routes

  • Access to Accounting level 6 or HND year 1 Accounting

Career options

  • Junior Accounts assistant

Study Options

Campus Study mode Start date Duration
Sighthill Campus Full time 30/08/21 41 Weeks

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