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ACCOUNTING

Study at SBTA & SELA

FNS60217 Advanced Diploma of Accounting

(CRICOS Course Code 098038J)

Course overview

Broaden your career prospects in the financial services sector or if you are already working in this sector, formalise your skills and gain a professional qualification. Upon completing this course, you will gain the skills to complete accounting process for a business with responsibility for financial reporting. You will learn about corporate governance activities, evaluate financial risk, evaluate business performance, manage budgets and financial plans, undertake auditing functions and undertake cost/management accounting activities.

COURSE CONTENT

The FNS60217 Advanced Diploma of Accounting qualification requires completion of 3 core units plus 11 elective units listed below.

FNSACC624 Monitor corporate governance activities Core Unit
FNSINC601 Apply economic principles to work in the financial services industry Core Unit
FNSINC602 Interpret and use financial statistics and tools Core Unit
FNSACC511 Provide financial and business performance information Elective Unit
FNSACC512 Prepare tax documentation for individual Elective Unit
FNSACC513 Manage budgets and forecasts Elective Unit
FNSACC514 Prepare financial reports for corporate entities Elective Unit
FNSACC516 Implement and maintain internal control procedures Elective Unit
FNSACC517 Provide management accounting information Elective Unit
FNSFMK505 Comply with financial services legislation and industry codes of practice Elective Unit
FNSACC610 Develop and implement financial strategies Elective Unit
FNSACC606 Conduct internal audit Elective Unit
FNSACC609 Evaluate financial risk Elective Unit
FNSACC613 Prepare and analyse management accounting Elective Unit

Certification

Students who successfully complete this course will be issued with the AQF (Australian Qualifications Framework) FNS60217 Advanced Diploma of Accounting qualification.  Students who partially complete this course (a minimum of one unit of competency) will be issued with a Statement of Attainment from FNS60217 Advanced Diploma of Accounting qualification for the unit/s of competency successfully completed.

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

If you complete this qualification you could gain a role such as:

  • Tax Agents
  • Account Managers
  • Business Analysts

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

To study this course at SBTA, the students must:

  • be18 years and over

 

Academic

Completion of both FNSSS00014 Accounting Principles Skill Set and FNSSS00015 Advanced Accounting Principles Skill Set;

OR

Completion of FNS50215 Diploma of Accounting;

OR

Completion of FNS50217 Diploma of Accounting.

English

  • Minimum score of upper intermediate level of English such as:
    • IELTS 5.5 or equivalent or an English proficiency of upper intermediate level or above from any NEAS accredited ELICOS provider.

 

COURSE DURATION

This packaged qualification is delivered over two and a half (2.5) years. Course duration consists of a total of 128 weeks which includes 90 contact weeks plus 38 weeks of holidays.

STUDY MODE

Minimum of 20 hours per week (minimum of 15 hours face-to-face plus 5 hours of distance learning per week)

COURSE LOCATION

Level 2, 401 Sussex Street

SYDNEY, NSW 2000

 

PATHWAY INFORMATION

After achieving this qualification, students can o progress to study tertiary education such as Bachelor of Business or Bachelor of Commerce degree with University of Newcastle.

COURSE STRUCTURE

The FNS60217 Advanced Diploma of Accounting qualification (CRICOS Course Code 098038J) is packaged with FNS40217 Certificate IV in Accounting and Bookkeeping qualification (CRICOS Course Code 098036M) and FNS50217 Diploma of Accounting (CRICOS Course 098037K).

  • Students who successfully complete Stage 1 will be issued with the FNS40217 Certificate IV in Accounting and Bookkeeping qualification and can then progress to Stage 2.
  • Student who successfully complete Stage 2 will be issued with the FNS50217 Diploma of Accounting qualification before commencing Stage 3.
STAGE 1: : FNS40217 CERTIFICATE IV IN ACCOUNTING AND BOOKKEEPING
BSBFIA401 Prepare financial reports
FNSTPB401 Complete business activity and instalment activity statements
FNSACC311 Process financial transactions and extract interim reports
FNSACC312 Administer subsidiary accounts and ledgers
FNSACC408 Work effectively in the accounting and booking industry
FNSACC416 Set up and operate a computerised accounting system
BSBITU422 Use digital technologies to collaborate in the workplace
FNSTPB402 Establish and maintain a payroll systems
FNSACC412 Prepare operational budgets
FNSORG505 Prepare financial reports to meet statutory requirement
FNSACC313 Perform financial calculations
FNSACC405 Maintain inventory records
BSBITU306 Design and produce business documents
STAGE 2: FNS50217 DIPLOMA OF ACCOUNTING
FNSFMK505 Comply with financial services legislation and industry codes of practice
FNSACC516 Implement and maintain internal control procedures
FNSORG506 Prepare and manage financial forecasts and projections
FNSACC513 Manage budgets and forecasts
FNSACC512 Prepare tax documentation for individual
FNSACC511 Provide financial and business performance information
FNSACC517 Provide management accounting information
FNSACC514 Prepare financial reports for corporate entities
STAGE 3: FNS60217 ADVANCED DIPLOMA OF ACCOUNTING
FNSACC624 Monitor corporate governance activities
FNSINC601 Apply economic principles to work in the financial services industry
FNSINC602 Interpret and use financial statistics and tools
FNSACC610 Develop and implement financial strategies
FNSACC606 Conduct internal audit
FNSACC609 Evaluate financial risk
FNSACC613 Prepare and analyse management accounting

INTAKE DATES

4-Feb-19 15-Jul-19
4-Mar-19 12-Aug-19
23-Apr-19 7-Oct-19
20-May-19 4-Nov-19
2-Dec-19

Third Parties

SBTA has a range of agreements with Third Party Organisations providing recruitment services on its behalf. Please note that all training, assessment, support services, issuing of AQF certificate and any other support services are provided by SBTA.

CONTACT DETAILS

Main Campus

Level 2, 401 Sussex Street

SYDNEY NSW 2000

Phone: +61 2 90486900
Email: info@sbta.com.au

Cookery Campus

81a Foveaux Street

SURRY HILLS NSW 2010

 

Download our full course information pack from here.