Accounting – AAT Level 4 Professional Diploma

AAT Professional Diploma in Accounting

The Professional Diploma covers financial team leader skills, including financial statements for limited companies, complex management accounting tasks, management skills and specialist learning areas.

Type of study
Part-Time

Availability & Details

Accounting - AAT Level 4 Diploma - Tue 15:00 - 21:00 Gp 01 SP-ACCO4D-G(1920)1A1

Will have 171 hours for 19/20 (228/4 = 57 hours per term). 57*3 = 171 hours
Venue
South Downs Campus
Dates
17-Sep-2019 - 28-Jul-2020 (weeks)
Fees
Course Full Fee £1912.00
Exam Full Fee £283.00
Course Learning Loan £2195.00

Accounting - AAT Level 4 Diploma - Tue 15:00 - 21:00 Gp 01 SP-ACCO4D-G(1920)2A1

Will have 57 hours for 19/20 (228/4 = 57 hours per term).
Venue
South Downs Campus
Dates
17-Sep-2019 - 12-Dec-2019 (weeks)
Fees
Course Full Fee £1950.00
Exam Full Fee £244.00
Course Learning Loan £1950.00
Exam Learning Loan £244.00

You will require an AAT Advanced Diploma in Accounting (Level 3). However, other relevant qualifications/experience will be considered on a case by case basis and discussed at interview.

Throughout the duration of this course you will cover the following six modules:

  • Financial Statements for Limited Companies
  • Management Accounting: Budgeting
  • Management Accounting: Decisions and Control
  • Accounting Systems and Controls
  • Personal Tax
  • Business Tax

Accounting principles on this course will be taught in a classroom environment. Using simulations, e-learning and other teaching materials. Each module will be taught simultaneously alongside another module. 

You will be assessed by computer based assessment after each module (excluding Accounting Systems and Controls) – results are published by AAT 6 weeks later. This qualification also includes a synoptic assessment drawing on and testing understanding of connections between the four mandatory topics covered across the qualification.

You will need to purchase books at an approximate cost of £120. 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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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.

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Opportunities

You can progress onto the professional Accounting bodies such as ACCA or CIMA.

Careers

Accounts Payable and Expenses Supervisor
Assistant Financial Accountant
Commercial Analyst
Indirect Tax Manager
Payments and Billing Manager
Payroll Manager
Senior Bookkeeper
Senior Finance Officer
Senior Insolvency Administrator
Tax Supervisor