Accounting & Professional Studies

AAT Advanced Diploma in Accounting - B127

Hamilton Campus Full Time Level 3 Duration 36 weeks

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The Advanced Diploma in Accounting is the second stage of the full AAT qualification. It is a professional course which will give you the skills to excel at a wide range of accounting and finance jobs.

Course Details

On the advanced diploma you are introduced to more advanced bookkeeping and final accounts preparation. You will also learn: Costing aspects of management accounting Professional Ethics for accountants How to prepare VAT returns How to use financial spreadsheets The qualification is approximately equivalent to A level

Entry Guidelines

AAT Level 2 Diploma in Accounting and Business

Assessment Method

By computer based assessments

Additional Information

A requirement of this course is membership with the AAT (The Association of Accounting Technicians)

  • Admin Fee £41 (one off payment)
  • Membership Fee £90 - to be paid yearly

Please be aware that criminal offences, bankruptcy and IVAs will affect your application for membership with the AAT — see course leader for further details

Text books for this course are to be purchased they are not included in the course fees

Initial unit exams are included in the course fees — exam resits are an extra cost

Are you aged 16-18?
Study programmes are full-time courses for 16-18 year olds which include:

  • A qualification such as BTEC Extended Diploma
  • Meaningful work experience or preparation for work
  • English and maths, if you don't already have GCSE grade A* - C in English and maths
  • Non-study activities such as tutorials, voluntary work, fund-raising/charity work, sport or trips

Where can I progress to?

Progression to AAT Professional Diploma in Accounting

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Starting 2nd September 2021 - Ending - 16th December 2022

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If you are aged 16-18:

This study programme will be FREE for most students who are aged 16-18 on 31 August, or students aged 19-24 with an Education, Health & Care Plan.

If you are aged 19 or over:

Fee : £1860.00

If you are aged 19+, you may be able to apply for a 19+ Advanced Learner Loan (which is available for this course).

Please see our fees & discounts leaflet.

Depending on your personal circumstances, this course could be FREE for you if you are aged 19-23 and you do not already have a level 3 qualification.

This is a full level 3 course

The fee quoted is for the academic year 21/22.

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