This course equips you with the skills and knowledge needed for professional accounting job roles in the financial services and other related industries. Throughout your studies, you will learn how to establish and operate a computerised accounting system, maintain financial reports, manage budgets and forecasts, prepare income tax returns and establish business networks.
VET Student Loan Information
VET Student Loans may be available for eligible students in approved Diploma level qualifications. The loan can be used towards Tuition Fees only and does not cover additional expenses such as textbooks, uniforms, equipment, travel, tools, and accommodation or general living expenses.
|How to Apply||Please Enquire|
|AQF Level||Level 5: Diploma|
There are no entry requirements.
Student Outcomes, Career Opportunities and Occupations
Standard Course Structure
To successfully complete this course, students must complete 11 units, consisting of:
6 core units and 5 elective units.
|FNSACC501||Provide financial and business performance information|
|FNSACC502||Prepare tax documentation for individuals|
|FNSACC503||Manage budgets and forecasts|
|FNSACC504||Prepare financial reports for corporate entities|
|FNSACC506||Implement and maintain internal control procedures|
|FNSACC507||Provide management accounting information|
|BSBFIA401||Prepare financial reports|
|BSBITU402||Develop and use complex spreadsheets|
|BSBLDR402||Lead effective workplace relationships|
|FNSACC301||Process financial transactions and extract interim reports|
|FNSACC505||Establish and maintain accounting information systems|
2018 Study Sequence
Online - enrol into one unit at a time, as per the following order:
2017 Study Sequence
Enrol as per the following order:
Course Assessment Information
Enrolment for this course will be consistent with CQUniversity census dates.
Duration and dates
12 - 18 months
Eleven (11) units must be successfully completed. Six (6) core units and five (5) electives units.
This course is available by Distance Education and course material will be available online. Distance Education students require self-motivation and must have 6 hours per week available for study for each unit. This course is delivered by distance education so students must have access to a computer and the internet.
This course will take approximately 12 - 18 months to complete, but may vary dependent on individual student study loads.
VFH 1 (30 January - 23 June 2017) last date for enrolment is 28 February 2017
VFH 2 (6 March - 28 July 2017) last date for enrolment 4 April 2017
VFH 3 (10 April – 1 September 2017) last date for enrolment 9 May 2017
VFH 4 (15 May – 6 October 2017) last date for enrolment 13 June 2017
VFH 5 (10 July – 1 December 2017) last date for enrolment 8 August 2017
VFH 6 (14 August 2017– 5 January 2018) last date for enrolment 12 September 2017
VFH 7 (18 September 2017- 9 February 2018) last date for enrolment 17 October 2017
VFH 8 (6 November 2017 – 13 April 2018) last date for enrolment 5 December 2017
2018 Unit Availabilities
Please check this page regularly for updates.
|Course code||Course name||Short Course|
|FNS40215||Certificate IV in Bookkeeping||No|
|FNS40615||Certificate IV in Accounting||No|
|FNS30315||Certificate III in Accounts Administration||No|
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