Study at SBTA & SELA
(CRICOS Course Code 098038J)
The FNS60217 Advanced Diploma of Accounting qualification (CRICOS Course Code 098038J) reflects the role of individuals working in accounting and seeking professional recognition, including tax agents, accounts managers and business analysts; and to employees performing a range of accounts management tasks for organisations in a range of industries. At this level, individuals are expected to apply theoretical and technical skills in a range of situations and to display initiative and judgement in planning activities.
The FNS60217 Advanced Diploma of Accounting qualification at SBTA is a packaged course which is packaged with FNS40217 Certificate IV in Accounting and Bookkeeping qualification and FNS50217 Diploma of Accounting qualification. Refer to page 4 for course structure details.
Units of competency
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|
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.
If you complete this qualification you could gain a role such as:
- Tax Agents
- Account Managers
- Business Analysts
To study this course at SBTA, the students must:
- be 18 years and over
- Completed Year 12 or overseas equivalent
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.
- Minimum score of IELTS 5.5 or equivalent; or
- an English proficiency of upper intermediate level or above from any NEAS accredited ELICOS provider.
Course duration consists of a total of 130 weeks (2.5) which includes 90 contact weeks plus 40 weeks of holidays breaks
Minimum of 20 hours per week (minimum of 15 hours face-to-face plus 5 hours of distance learning per week)
Level 2 and 6,
401 Sussex Street
SYDNEY, NSW 2000
After achieving this qualification, you can gain a pathway to progress to study tertiary education such as Bachelor of Business or Bachelor of Commerce degree with University of Newcastle.
The total duration of the course is 10 terms and total cost is $16,450 which is made up as follows:
- Term fee: $1,645 x 10 terms
Total course fee: $16,450
- Enrolment fee: Student Visa $250 (Other visas $100)
- Materials fee: $280
FNS60217 Advanced Diploma of Accounting qualification is a packaged course delivered in three (3) stages at SBTA as follows:
Stage 1: You will study FNS40217 Certificate IV in Accounting and Bookkeeping qualification and be awarded the FNS40217 Certificate IV in Accounting and Bookkeeping qualification after successful completion before progressing to Stage 2.
Stage 2: You will study FNS50217 Diploma of Accounting qualification and be the awarded the FNS50217 Diploma of Accounting qualification after successful completion before progressing to stage 3.
Stage 3: You will study FNS60217 Advanced Diploma of Accounting qualification and be the awarded the FNS60217 Advanced Diploma of Accounting qualification after successful
If you have enrolled in this FNS60217 Advanced Diploma of Accounting qualification, you will first study and successfully complete and be issued with the FNS40217 Certificate IV in Accounting and Bookkeeping qualification at Stage 1 level, then you will study and must successfully complete and be issued with the FNS50217 Diploma of Accounting qualification at Stage 2 level prior to proceeding to study the FNS60217 Advanced Diploma of Accounting qualification at Stage 3.
Timetable (shift options)
|Monday-Tuesday||8.30 am – 4.30 pm|
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.
For more information see our course information guide.