This qualification reflects accounting job roles in financial services and other industries requiring accounting support functions. Individuals in these roles apply theoretical and specialist knowledge and skills to work autonomously and exercise judgement in completing routine and non-routine activities. This course is for those wanting to undertake a career in the accounting area. Some of the skills students will gain will be knowledge in BAS reports, compiling budgets, non-complex reports and computerised accounting systems.
|How to Apply||Please Enquire or Apply Online|
|AQF Level||Level 4: Certificate IV|
There are no entry requirements however, a recommended pathway would be to complete FNS30315 - Certificate III Accounts Administration prior to completing this course. It is also recommended students have sound literacy and numeracy skills.
1. Students will receive a Result of Assessment within 21 days of completion of each unit/module or within 21 days of the ‘close of study’ date.
2. Students who successfully complete all required units/modules will receive their qualification and an Academic Statement itemising all units/modules successfully completed.
3. Following receipt of written advice from the student (or teacher) that the student does not intend to complete the full course, the student will be issued with a Statement of Attainment listing all units/modules successfully completed.
This qualification reflects accounting job roles in financial services and other industries requiring accounting support functions. Work functions in the occupational areas where this qualification may be used are subject to regulatory functions. Students interested in registering as a BAS Agent with the Tax Practitioner’s board must complete the units FNSBKG404 & FNSBKG405.
12 - 18 months
|FNSACC301||Process financial transactions and extract interim reports||More Information|
|BSBFIA401||Prepare financial reports||More Information|
|BSBITU306||Design and produce business documents||More Information|
|FNSACC302||Administer subsidiary accounts and ledgers||More Information|
|FNSACC402||Prepare operational budgets||More Information|
|FNSACC404||Prepare financial statements for non-reporting entities||More Information|
|FNSACC406||Set up and operate a computerised accounting system||More Information|
|FNSBKG404||Carry out business activity and instalment activity statement tasks||More Information|
|FNSBKG405||Establish and maintain a payroll system||More Information|
|FNSINC401||Apply principles of professional practice to work in the financial services industry||More Information|
|BSBITU402||Develop and use complex spreadsheets||More Information|
|FNSACC401||Process business tax requirements||More Information|
|FNSACC405||Maintain inventory records||More Information|
|1||FNSACC301 - Process financial transactions and extract interim reports|
|2||BSBFIA401 - Prepare financial reports|
|3||BSBITU306 - Design and produce business documents|
|4||FNSACC302 - Administer subsidiary accounts and ledgers|
|5||FNSACC402 - Prepare operational budgets|
|6||FNSACC404 - Prepare financial statements for non-reporting entities|
|7||FNSACC406 - Set up and operate a computerised accounting system|
|8||FNSBKG404 - Carry out business activity and instalment activity statement tasks|
|9||FNSBKG405 - Establish and maintain a payroll system|
|10||FNSINC401 - Apply principles of professional practice to work in the financial services industry|
|11||BSBITU402 - Develop and use complex spreadsheets|
|12||FNSACC401 - Process business tax requirements|
|13||FNSACC405 - Maintain inventory records|
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What else might I find useful?
Financial assistance with fees may be available through concessions or via 'Time to Pay' payment plan. This and other information such as student support, study and library assistance can be found at www.cqu.edu.au/student-life/new-students.
Is what I already know taken into account?
Yes. Your history of study, skills and experience does matter. Consideration is given to your prior life and work experiences as well as formal and informal training. This may be applied using the national standard for Mutual Recognition or through Recognition of Prior Learning RPL Documentary evidence will be requested.
As this is an online course, students will need access to a computer with good internet capacity. Students will also need to have access to a computer with the latest version of Adobe Reader, Microsoft Office with Access and MYOB AccountRight student edition V19.10.
Textbooks are an optional resource for this course as course materials are available online. If students would like to purchase and use optional textbooks, the teacher will supply the textbook details after enrolment.