Accounting and Book Keeping

AAT Professional Diploma in Accounting, Level 4

Please note there may be additional charges within the course for textbooks, trips, registration and assignment fees.

Course overview

This is the final stage to achieving full Accounting Technicians status. The Heart of Worcestershire College pass rates for this course are currently above the national average for AAT.

This course is being delivered on the AQ2016 syllabus.

DELIVERY INFORMATION
Delivery for this course will follow a 70/30 classroom/Teams approach.

In Bromsgrove this is available on Thursdays 9.30am - 5.00pm. There are options to start in September and late November. Our pass rates are excellent and above the national average on all modules.

STAFF EXPERIENCE
Our AAT delivery team between them have many years of both Accountancy teaching and commercial accounting experience, in both local and international companies. Professionally qualified in CIMA, ACCA, AAT and at MBA level, our tutors also use their knowledge broadly, for example, as professional accounting authors and supporting Apprenticeship students in the workplace. Our aim is to use our experience and knowledge to support every student to achieve their learning aim and we are very proud of our continued high pass rate at every Level of AAT.

Entry requirements

AAT Diploma in Accounting, Level 3.

The College has a commitment to widening participation in Higher Education, and will therefore give careful consideration to prior experiential learning, non-traditional qualifications and qualifications obtained outside of the United Kingdom.

Course Modules

This course is being delivered on the AQ2016 syllabus.

- Financial Statements of Limited Companies
- Management Accounting (Budgeting)
- Management Accounting (Decision and Control)

Synoptic Assessment covering all of the above and also:
- Accounting Systems and Controls

Options:
– Cash and Treasury Management
– Credit Management

How will I be assessed?

Computer based exams for all modules.

What can I do next

Upon achieving this qualification you may wish to continue studying accountancy either through CIMA or ACCA.

There are also many career paths which you could take including (but not limited to):
- Accounts Administrator
- Accounts Assistant
- Accounts Payable Clerk
- Bookkeeper
- Payroll Administrator
- Payroll Officer
- Purchase/Sales Ledger Clerk
- Tax Assistant/Trainee
- Trainee Accounts Technician.