Version Effective: 4th of March, 2019
Version Effective: 4th of March, 2019

FNSSS00014 - Accounting Principles Skills Set

Course Details

Course Summary

This skill set is designed for workers in accounting and bookkeeping job roles who use knowledge of accounting principles to perform a range of analytical tasks in a variety of industries.

Course Details

Course Type Skill set
Student Availability
  • Domestic
Fees
Full Fee $2338 (2019)
$2485 (2020)
Fee for service per unit $334 (2019)
$355 (2020)
Fee for service (International) $2338 (2019)
$2485 (2020)
Fee for service per unit (International) $334 (2019)
$355 (2020)
For detailed information on Course Fees, visit www.cqu.edu.au/fees
Application Mode
  • Direct To University
How to Apply Please Enquire or Apply Online
Study Area
  • Business, Accounting and Law
Skill Area
  • Accountancy
AQF Level Level 4: Certificate IV

Admission Codes

International Students
CRICOS Codes
Not Applicable

Entry Requirements

No Entry Requirements

Student Outcomes, Career Opportunities and Occupations

The units of competency in this skill set provide credit towards:

FNS40217 Certificate IV in Accounting and Bookkeeping.

Completion of this FNSSS00014 Accounting Principles Skill Set is an entry requirement of FNS50217 Diploma of Accounting

Course Structures

In order to complete this course, you must:

  1. Complete 7 core units
Standard Course Structure

Learners have a finish date for individual units but may complete their training sooner if they have reached the required skill level. As most students will undertake this distance program on a part-time basis, the duration for the full qualification will vary. This course can typically be completed in 8 months, based on approximately 700 hours of learning.

  • RPL/RCC/Credit
  • Online
Core

Students should follow the sequence of units as outlined.

Please note units FNSTPB401 and FNSTPB402 include a supervised exam. These exams must be undertaken on-campus.

Students must achieve competency in all 7 units to gain entry into FNS50217 Diploma of Accounting.

FNSACC311 Process financial transactions and extract interim reports More Information Training.gov Details
FNSACC312 Administer subsidiary accounts and ledgers More Information Training.gov Details
BSBFIA401 Prepare financial reports More Information Training.gov Details
FNSACC408 Work effectively in the accounting and bookkeeping industry More Information Training.gov Details
FNSACC416 Set up and operate a computerised accounting system More Information Training.gov Details
FNSTPB401 Complete business activity and instalment activity statements More Information Training.gov Details
FNSTPB402 Establish and maintain payroll systems More Information Training.gov Details

Unit Sequence

Below is the recommended study sequence for this course. Please enrol in your units as per the following order.
Units with the same sequence number should be enrolled into at the same time.
Sequence Unit
1 FNSACC311 - Process financial transactions and extract interim reports
2 FNSACC312 - Administer subsidiary accounts and ledgers
3 BSBFIA401 - Prepare financial reports
4 FNSACC408 - Work effectively in the accounting and bookkeeping industry
5 FNSACC416 - Set up and operate a computerised accounting system
6 FNSTPB401 - Complete business activity and instalment activity statements
7 FNSTPB402 - Establish and maintain payroll systems


Course Assessment Information

RPL - Students who have previous informal and formal learning need to advise their trainer/assessor prior to enrolment. If the student wishes to apply for an RPL they need to apply to the RPL Centre.
Credit transfer - If credit for relevant formal qualifications is sought, then the process will be actioned after the student has enrolled in at least one unit of competency as directed by the relevant trainer/assessor. The Trainer/Assessor will work with the student on their credit transfer application, and provide advice and support as necessary.
Assessment Types
Written/Electronic Assessment
Project
RPL
Practical Task
Course Learning Outcomes
Where and when can I start?
Please view the more details information for any additional information related to this course.

Domestic 2019 Availabilities

Standard Course Structure

Online
February: Full Time/Part Time
March: Full Time/Part Time
April: Full Time/Part Time
May: Full Time/Part Time
June: Full Time/Part Time
July: Full Time/Part Time
August: Full Time/Part Time
September: Full Time/Part Time
October: Full Time/Part Time
November: Full Time/Part Time
December: Full Time/Part Time
For individual class days and times for each intake please check the TAFE Timetable located here
More Details
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