Accessibility links

Level 2 Foundation Diploma in Accounting & Business at Ashford College

Course description

A solid foundation in accounting and business.

On work experience and from our professional tutors, you will learn how to work effectively in accountancy and finance, develop your personal skills and communicate effectively.

The account skills you will develop include:

• Advanced bookeeping
• Final accounts preparation
• Indirect tax
• Management accounting
• Ethics for accountants
• Spreadsheets for accounting

The business areas you will cover are:

• Marketing
• Exploring business

Entry requirements

You will need four GCSEs at Grades D/3 or above, including English and a related subject. Maths is required at Grade C/4.

Mature learners will be considered with regard to relevant experience.

Future opportunities

Employment or professional qualifications in marketing, accountancy or personnel development.

How to apply

You can apply for this course through UCAS Progress. Add this course to your favourites so you can start making an application.

Last updated date: 30 October 2018
Provider logo

Key information

Contact details


  • More information
    • Ashford College offers you a wide choice of courses for a fantastic learning experience. Choose from work-related options such as beauty therapy, construction or motor vehicle, Apprenticeships giving you the chance to earn while you learn, all the way up to university-level programmes in a range of subjects.

      The College gives you the freedom to learn in your own way, in an environment that offers first-class facilities and lecturers with industry experience. We will help you find the right course and, often, when your course is completed, help you to find work in the career you are aspiring to.

      Elwick Road campus

      The brand new campus on Elwick Road is just a stone’s throw away from Ashford International railway station. With £26m of investment, the new purpose-built state-of-the-art teaching facilities including fashion and photography studios, a professional kitchen, music production studio, multi-media learning resource centre and workshops for motor vehicle, bricklaying, plastering and plumbing. Our hair and beauty salon, restaurant and coffee shop will be open to the public and provide a real-life working environment for students.