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FNS50217 – Diploma of Accounting

Course Overview

Nationally Recognised Training Acro Business College
Australian Qualifications Framework Acro Business College
Course Title

Diploma of Accounting

VET National Code

FNS50217

Total Duration

12 months

Pricing

$2,500.00

Mode of Delivery

Online/distance, consisting of structured learning content, self-study, research and both unsupervised and supervised assessments

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About This Course

FNS50217 – Diploma of Accounting


Students who have completed Acro Business College Certificate IV in Accounting and Bookkeeping may choose to continue their studies with our 12 months Diploma of Accounting. This course builds on the basic accounting principles studied in the Certificate IV in Accounting and Bookkeeping course to more advanced concepts.


You will learn how to maintain accounting information systems, report on business performance, and develop business plans. You will learn skills vital to accounting professionals such as workplace health and safety, budgets, spreadsheets, internal controls, payroll and tax documentation for individuals.

Once you have graduated you may wish to use your Diploma as a pathway to an undergraduate qualification at an Australian university* or begin your career in roles such as budget analyser, financial controller, or registered tax agent.

*This Diploma is a pathway to university but does not automatically qualify you for entrance into a university.


Important – Pre-Enrolment Information:


A pre-enrolment questionnaire is provided to each student. Questions are designed to identify the student’s needs, so Acro Training Group staff members can evaluate any requirements the student may have to improve his/her learning experience and outcome.


For example, but not limited to:


♦ Confirm the student’s work/life balance and capacity to undertake the program of study

♦ Confirm the student’s aptitude for work in accounting and bookkeeping

♦ Confirm access to email/internet/social media

♦ Confirm access to webinar software – Zoom https://zoom.us/ or Microsoft Teams

♦ Confirm basic computer skills

Course Duration

Students should consider this training program to be twelve (12) months of study, research, training and assessment. Students must be prepared to engaged with Acro Training Group for 12 months and be willing to contribute their own time, effort and resources and be genuinely committed to working toward a satisfactory outcome.

Fast Course Guide

National Code: FNS50217


Nationally Recognised: Yes (Click Here)


Delivery mode:

Online/distance, consisting of structured learning content, self-study, research and both unsupervised and supervised assessments


Assessment:

A variety of assessment methods form part of this course including written assignments, presentations, portfolio of work, role plays and projects.


Awarded by:

Acro Training Group Pty Ltd t/a Acro Business College

RTO ID: 45598


Packaging Rules:


Total number of units of competency = 11

6 core units plus 5 elective units


The successful achievement of this qualification requires you to complete all Units of Competency provided in the Course Format above as per training.gov.au (FNS50127)

Course Units

Core Units


♦ NSACC511 Provide financial and business performance information

♦ FNASACC512 Prepare tax documentation for individuals

♦ FNSACC513 Manage budgets and forecasts

♦ FNSACC514 Prepare financial reports for corporate entities*

♦ FNSACC516 Implement and maintain internal control procedures

♦ FNSACC517 Provide management accounting information


Elective Units


♦ BSBADM502 Manage meetings

♦ FNSACC601 Prepare and administer tax documentation for legal entities**

♦ BSBITU402 Develop and use complex spreadsheets

♦ BSBLDR402 Lead effective workplace relationships

♦ FNSINC504 Apply ethical frameworks and principles to make and act upon decisions

*Perquisite units of competency:

♦ BSBFIA401 Prepare financial reports

♦ FNSACC311 Process financial transactions and extract interim reports

*Perquisite units of competency:

♦ FNSACC512 Prepare tax documentation for individuals


Assessment Methods


Written question assessments, projects/case studies and reports, self-paced study/research.

Competency is assessed after the scheduled training and pre-assessment preparation has been completed.

Entry Requirements

Must be proficient in English and demonstrate sufficient numeracy and literacy skills (equivalent to ACSF exit level 3).

Pre-Requisites

Completion of the FNSSS00014 Accounting Principles Skill Set;


OR


Completion of FNS40217 Certificate IV in Accounting and Booking or equivalent; or its superseded versions (FNS40215 Certificate IV in Bookkeeping or FNS40615 Certificate IV in Accounting) or their equivalent.


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FNS50217 – Diploma of Accounting

Licensing/Regulatory Information

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.


Persons providing a business activity statement (BAS) service for a fee or other reward must be registered by the Tax Practitioners Board (TPB) and this qualification is currently cited as meeting the TPB education requirements for registration. Other conditions apply, including a designated period of experience. Persons seeking BAS agent registration should check current registration requirements with the TPB, as registration requirements are reviewed regularly.

Qualification Issued

Completing all the units of competency within this qualification will lead to the issuance Diploma of Accounting (FNS50217) including a transcript of all completed units. Students who successfully complete individual units of competency, but not the whole qualification, will be eligible to receive a Statement of Attainment detailing the completed units.

Acro Business College does not guarantee that:


♦ completion of an Acro Business College qualification will lead to an employment outcome; or

♦ a learner will successfully complete a training product on its scope of registration; or

♦ a training product can be completed in a manner which does not meet the requirements of the Standards for Registered Training Organisations (RTOs) 2015.

Career Outcome

Begin your career in roles such as budget analyser, financial controller, or registered tax agent.

Pathways Information

*This Diploma is a pathway to university but does not automatically qualify you for entrance into a university.

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