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Accounting Advanced (AAT) Diploma Level 3 at Boston College

Course description

The Level 3 Diploma is taught over a number of units which include: accounts preparation, and cost and revenues. The Association of Accounting Technicians (AAT) provides recognised qualifications for the finance industry. 

The course is delivered using a competence based and practical approach to study.

Course content

The Level 3 Diploma is taught over 6 units, including; Advanced Bookkeeping, Final Accounts Preparation, Indirect Tax, and Spreadsheet Software.

Entry requirements

5 GCSEs at grade C or above ((New GCSE grade - 4 and above) including English and Maths (or equivalent) plus successful completion of the Level 2 qualification and/or evidence of recent, relevant skills and experience. 

If you do not have the required English and Maths entry criteria, you will be required to complete a diagnostic test for each subject to ensure suitability for the course. 

If however you fall outside of any of these categories, individual cases will be considered.


The course is assessed by computer based examinations. 

The student will be expected to undertake considerable private study. 

Future opportunities

Successful completion of the course should enhance your job prospects in a huge range of business organisations. It will also give you exemption from certain levels of various professional accounting qualifications. 

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Boston College directly.

Last updated date: 09 February 2017

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