Accounting, AAT Level 2

AAT Level 2 Foundation Certificate in Accounting

This AAT Level 2 Certificate in Accounting delivers a solid foundation in finance administration. Covering areas such as double entry bookkeeping to basic costing principles and the use of accounting software.

Type of study
Part-Time

Availability & Details

Accounting, AAT Foundation Certificate SP-ACCOL2-D(0000)000

Venue
South Downs Campus
Dates
Academic Year 2018-19 (1 year)

Maths and English GCSE at grades 4/C or above or Functional Maths and English at Level 2. However, other relevant qualifications and experience will be considered on a case by case basis and discussed at interview.

On this course you will study:

  • Bookkeeping controls
  • Bookkeeping transactions
  • Costing
  • Using accounting software
  • Synoptic assessment (working effectively in accounting and finance)

This course is taught in a classroom environment. Each of the five modules is covered independently, rather than being taught simultaneously.

There will be a computer based assessment at the end of each module. This qualification also includes a synoptic assessment, which draws on and tests your understanding of connections between different topics covered across the qualification.

You will need to purchase books to aid your studies (the approximate cost for these is £100). If you are not already registered you will need to obtain AAT membership, further information can be found at www.aat.org.uk/membership

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College has been the best two years of my education. All my teachers were great and amazing, and I think they were the most helpful they could have been.

Megan Capaldi-Tallon, A Level student

You take control of your own learning…the college were really helpful and always willing to do anything and go that extra step to help me get my grades.

Scarlette Tiller, A Level student

Everyone at the College was really helpful, and there’s lots of facilities, meaning it’s very easy to get your work done on time, and get good grades. The teaching and support was excellent, they were always on top of it, and made sure you got work done on time and you were challenged. Everyone is friendly and its really diverse, meaning you can get involved in lots of different things.

Conor Ward, BTEC student

Opportunities

Following on from this course you will be able to enter the accounting profession at a junior level. You can also progress on to the Level 3 Diploma to further enhance your career potential.