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AAT Accounting Advanced Diploma Level 3 at Canterbury College

Course description

The AAT Advanced Diploma in Accounting offers technical training in accounting and is ideal for anyone wishing to pursue a career in accountancy and finance. The qualification is a progression route for students who have achieved the AAT Foundation Certificate in Accounting. It is also suitable for those who are at a more intermediate level and looking to develop their skills in accounting, or for those who have already started working in finance and who have a need and desire to attain formal recognition of their skills.

Course content

The AAT Advanced Diploma in Accounting covers a range of complex accounting tasks, including maintaining cost accounting records and the preparation of reports and returns. It comprises six mandatory units. The units are: Advanced Bookkeeping, Final Accounts Preparation, Management Accounting -- Costing Indirect Tax Ethics for Accountants and Spread Sheets for Accounting

Entry requirements

4 Cs or 4s including Level 5 English and Maths and a relevant full Level 2.

Assessment

All assessments are set and marked by AAT. Four units are assessed individually in end-of-unit assessments (exams) and one synoptic assessment sat at the end of the course which draws on and examines knowledge and understanding from across the qualification.

Future opportunities

The accountancy skills developed by studying this qualification will enable a student to seek employment with confidence and/or to progress to the next level of learning when employed.

Further information

Please note that for applications for the 19/20 academic year the EKC Group is using a new online system and you will be required to register and track your application using this system. You will receive an e-mail informing you of this and what to do next. You will be using the EKC Enterprise platform. Please go to https://www.ekcgroup.ac.uk/colleges/how-apply for further information about this process.

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: 05 February 2019
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Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 2 years
  • Course code: C00077/1/1-129
  • Web url: www.EKCGroup.ac.uk
  • Number of planned places: 20

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