Accounting Principles

About the Course

This course provides a starting point for people interested in accounting and is a pathway into Certificate IV in Accounting. It will benefit people in accounting job roles in financial services and other industries requiring accounting support functions. Individuals in these roles apply theoretical and specialist knowledge and skills to work autonomously and exercise judgement in completing routine and non-routine activities.

NSW Skills List

This qualification is on the NSW Skills List. The NSW Government will subsidise eligible students to undertake this qualification. For more information see Smart and Skilled

Qualification Statement of Attainment
Course Code 166-52591V01
Where can I study?

Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements for this course.

Study Options

Recognition of Prior Learning

Student Hubs

TAFE Western Connect - Choose how or where you study:

  • Online - Study using TAFE Western's online learning website
  • Workplace - Study at work supported by your supervisor and TAFE Western
  • Blended Learning - Study via a combination of online, workshops, web/video conferencing and mobile training units

On Campus - Study at a TAFE campus

You may have skills, knowledge, previous training or experience which is relevant to this course. If so, you may wish to have this recognised. This may also reduce your training time. For further information, visit Recognition and RPL

Our Student Hubs are a great place to study, relax and find out more about how you can get the most out of your studies.

Where can I study?

TAFE Western Connect

  Starts in February

  Part time

  Blended Learning

Enrolment Code: 166-52591V01-18WCN-007

TAFE Western Connect

How will I study?

Delivery Location: DUBBO COLLEGE, MYALL ST, DUBBO

This course provides students with a starting point for people interested in Accounting and is a pathway into Cert IV Accounting. It will benefit people in accounting job roles in financial services and other industries requiring accounting support functions. Individuals in these roles apply theoretical and specialist knowledge and skills to work autonomously and exercise judgment in completing routine and non-routine activities

This program includes activities which are to be completed in your own time.

Units of Competency

Code Unit Name
BSBFIA401 Prepare financial reports
BSBITU306 Design and produce business documents
FNSACC301 Process financial transactions and extract interim reports
FNSACC302 Administer subsidiary accounts and ledgers
FNSACC402 Prepare operational budgets

When will I study?

This course is delivered via Online, Web conferencing, Connected classroom and Workshops

Class attendance is Part time

After enrolment all students are given access to the online Moodle. Additional support for students is provided by email, phone and Adobe Connect. There will be a weekly Adobe Connect session held Tuesday 7.30pm to 9pm to support students.

Course length: 10 hours per week for 26 Weeks

Start Date: 21 February 2018
End Date: 7 September 2018

What will I pay?

This skillset is fully subsidised for eligible students

The amount you pay will depend on your individual circumstances.

TAFE NSW Government-subsidised fee (for eligible students): $0 per course - no enrolment fee applicable for this course

Please contact your nearest TAFE Western campus or call us on 1300 823 393 for a personal fee assessment and to find out if you are eligible for a government subsidised place. If you do not gain a subsidised place you may be able to enrol and pay the non-government subsidised fee.

A payment must be made towards your course fee (if applicable) at the time you enrol or your place in the class will not be confirmed and you will not be able to access any of your learning resources.

Who can I talk to?

Please contact the TAFE Western Hotline on 1300 823 393 or email courseinfo.western@tafensw.edu.au

What do I need?

For successful completion of this course you will need:You will need: access to interent, 8Gb thumb drive, pen and notepad. Textbooks required: - Prepare operational Budgets - Hughes & Kirby - Introductory Accounting - Duncan All textbooks available online from the publisher: www.learnnowbiz.com

While there are no formal entry requirements for this qualification, TAFE Western conditions of entry to this course are:
- the ability to work independently to complete research activities using the Moodle resource and textbooksm and to complete activities, practice exercises and assessments for the course. TAFE Western conditions of entry to this course are the ability to work independently.

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