Course Information

IAB Level 1 Award in Computerised Bookkeeping

Sessions

Below are the sessions that are available for this course.

Part-Time
Campus: Dungannon
Week Starting: 14 September 2020
Day: Monday
Time: 18:00–20:30
Duration: 1 Year(s)
Number of Weeks: 15
Hours per Week: 3
Total Hours: 38
Fee: 139
Reduced Fee: £116.00
Places Available: 14
Course Coordinator: Elaine.OHanlon@swc.ac.uk

Part-Time
Campus: Cookstown
Week Starting: 16 September 2020
Day: Wednesday
Time: 18:00–20:30
Duration: 1 Year(s)
Number of Weeks: 15
Hours per Week: 3
Total Hours: 38
Fee: 139
Reduced Fee: £116.00
Places Available: 16
Course Coordinator: Elish.McKenna@swc.ac.uk

Part-Time
Campus: Omagh
Week Starting: 17 September 2020
Day: Thursday
Time: 19:00–21:30
Duration: 1 Year(s)
Number of Weeks: 15
Hours per Week: 3
Total Hours: 38
Fee: 139
Reduced Fee: £116.00
Places Available: 7
Course Coordinator: Kevin.McGuinness@swc.ac.uk

Description

This Award acts as an introduction to the basics of using commercially available accounting software to set up a computerised accounting system, process business transactions and produce reports The Level 1 Award in Computerised Bookkeeping qualification is specifically aimed at learners who wish to begin their studies of computerised accounting and gain entry to a Level 1 qualification within the regulated qualification framework. The qualification has been designed to appeal to individuals within the following groups: Learners starting their studies in the subject of computerised accounting from a point of no previous knowledge or experience. Learners employed at a junior level with some limited basic accounting knowledge and skills who want to formalise their competence by gaining a recognised accredited qualification in computerised bookkeeping. Learners returning to study and/or work after a study or career break. Learners considering a change in career. Learners considering a career as a self-employed practitioner. Owners of small businesses wanting an introduction to the function of computerised accounting so that they can personally keep computerised records for their business.

Course Content

Set up a computerised accounting system and process data – Y/508/5849 • Set up a computerised accounting system • Process credit based transactions • Process cash sales and sundry income • Process receipts from credit customers • Process payments to credit suppliers • Process payments through the bank current account • Process petty cash transactions • Reconcile the balance on the bank current account • Generate reports

Assessment Method

The qualification is made up of: 1 – Online Knowledge Test 1 – Online Assignment

Progression Opportunities

Level 2 Computerised Accounts

Entry Requirements

None