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Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) Fundamentals

Level 6

Description

This course is aimed at students who wish to become a professional accountant. ACCA is the global body for professional accountants. Employers know and respect the qualifications and value the skills taught. It is relevant to all areas of accountancy and finance.

Schedule

Duration: Session dependent
Hours per Week: Session dependent
Total Hours: Session dependent
Day(s): Session dependent
Start Time: Session dependent
End Time: Session dependent

Additional Information

The minimum entry requirements are: / 3 GCSE passes including English and Maths or equivalent. / Two A Level or equivalent approved qualification at Level 3 including approved Access course. / Note: If you have achieved a relevant degree or the Level 5 Diploma for Accounting Technicians you may be given exemptions on entry. / You will need to complete three years’ relevant practical experience and achieve 9 performance objectives (details of these are available at www.accaglobal.com). The aim of this is to demonstrate that you can apply your knowledge. / You must keep a record of your practical experience in your online ‘My Experience’ record once registered with ACCA. / ACCA Connect is your global support service and is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year. You can contact Connect by phone, email or webchat and a dedicated member of the Connect team will be on hand to answer your queries at any time of the year. / The contact details are as follows: / ACCA Connect Phone: +44 (0)141 582 2000 2 Central Quay Fax: +44 (0)141 582 2222 89 Hydepark Street Glasgow G3 8BW UK / SWC is an approved computer based exam centre for ACCA.

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Course Content

At SWC we offer the qualification at two levels – Fundamentals and Professional. To become a qualified accountant you must also get relevant, supervised practical experience. This proves to employers that you have proven experience and practical skills relevant to the role. You can complete your work experience before, during or after your exams.

Assessment Method

To achieve the ACCA qualification you must complete exams, an ethics module and practical experience. / http://www.accaglobal.com/uk/en/student/acca-qual-student-journey/study-revision/study-tips.html / http://www.accaglobal.com/uk/en/student/acca-qual-student-journey/qual-resource/acca-qualification.html

Progression Opportunities

Diploma in Accounting and Business / If you decide to complete the ACCA Qualification, you will be awarded the Diploma in Accounting and Business on your way to completing the ACCA Qualification. / What's involved? / You will need to register as a student on the ACCA Qualification and complete: the first three exams of the ACCA Qualification. These are: F1, Accountant in Business, F2, Management Accounting and F3, Financial Accounting a professionalism and ethics module called Foundations in Professionalism. / How long will it take to complete? / You can complete Foundations in Professionalism before or after the exams, so you could complete this diploma in 6-12 months. / Advanced Diploma in Accounting and Business / If you decide to complete the ACCA Qualification, you will be awarded the Advanced Diploma in Accounting and Business on your way to completing the ACCA Qualification. / What's involved? / You will need to register for the ACCA Qualification. When you have completed the Fundamentals level exams (F1-F9) and also the Professional Ethics module, you will be awarded the Advanced Diploma in Accounting and Business. You can progress to the Professional level to continue your ACCA Qualification. / How long will it take to complete? / You can complete the Professional Ethics module after you have taken these exams, allowing you to complete this diploma in 12-18 months. / BSc degree in Applied Accounting / If you didn't study an undergraduate degree course at university, then you can still have the chance to gain a degree while studying to become a qualified accountant with ACCA. / We have a partnership with Oxford Brookes University. This means you can gain a BSc (Hons) degree in Applied Accounting while you work towards achieving your ACCA Qualification. And you won't have to double your workload. It is the perfect way to enhance your ACCA Qualification and broaden your skill-set.

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Entry Requirements

The minimum entry requirements are: / 3 GCSE passes including English and Maths or equivalent. / Two A Level or equivalent approved qualification at Level 3 including approved Access course. / Note: If you have achieved a relevant degree or the Level 5 Diploma for Accounting Technicians you may be given exemptions on entry. / You will need to complete three years’ relevant practical experience and achieve 9 performance objectives (details of these are available at www.accaglobal.com). The aim of this is to demonstrate that you can apply your knowledge. / You must keep a record of your practical experience in your online ‘My Experience’ record once registered with ACCA. / ACCA Connect is your global support service and is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year. You can contact Connect by phone, email or webchat and a dedicated member of the Connect team will be on hand to answer your queries at any time of the year. / The contact details are as follows: / ACCA Connect Phone: +44 (0)141 582 2000 2 Central Quay Fax: +44 (0)141 582 2222 89 Hydepark Street Glasgow G3 8BW UK / SWC is an approved computer based exam centre for ACCA.

Further Information

During your course you may be required to purchase course text books and incur additional costs for printing, photocopying and binding. The overall additional costs incurred to support your studies may be in the region of £250 per year.

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Course Costs

Total Fee Session dependent
Reduced Fee Session dependent

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Sessions

Below are the sessions that are available for this course.

Part-Time
Campus: Omagh
Week Starting: 04 September 2018
Day: TBA
Time: 09:00–20:30
Fee: £225.00
Reduced Fee: £0.00
Places Available: 0
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