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AAT Accounting Level 2 and 3

Open Study College
Online

£1,149
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Description

The AAT Level 2 Certificate and Level 3 Diploma in Accounting introduce you to a wide range of accountancy principles, techniques and skills. These AAT qualifications can be studied from home, making it even easier for you to begin your Accountancy career.

Take the steps towards becoming a fully-fledged accountant from the comfort of your own home!

This course will allow you to:


-Study for one of the most widely known and respected accountancy qualifications in the UK and abroad

-AAT qualifications are recognised internationally and by all UK chartered and certified accountancy bodies

-AAT qualified accountants are highly sought after by small businesses and large multinational companies

-Join a flexible profession that allows you to work either within a company or as a freelance accountant

-All course materials will be delivered to you by post or online, so it couldn't be easier. Our experienced and friendly tutors will help you every step of the way with telephone and email support



You can work at your own pace. Completed coursework can be delivered by post or via email, so handing in an assignment is simple.

Boost your career opportunities and equip yourself with the skills you need for your long term success. Home learning is simple and stress-free, so enrol with us today!

So why not study one of the most widely known and respected accountancy qualifications in the UK and abroad, with this course? This is your path to success...

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4.0
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4.7
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Reviews on this course

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Rebecca Kelly
4.0 01/12/2016
What I would highlight: I am obliged to a great lady, Alex. She has helped me all along my course and worth the cost. I really acknowledge the assistance and suggestion.
What could be improved: Nothing.
Would you recommend this course?: Yes
Did this opinion help you? Yes (0)

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4.5 27/04/2017
What I would highlight: When I applied I got all my materials quickly, the tutor got in contact immediately and was so welcoming. Since working through my course, I have had on point support and all my submissions are marked amazingly quick meaning I have a brilliant turn around time and can move onto the next topic. If you want to study online with a solid support structure, go with Open Study College.
What could be improved: Everything was fine.
Would you recommend this course?: Yes
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What I would highlight: Very quick to set up, plenty of material to work with, received all emails addresses for tutors in case I needed any help.
What could be improved: Nothing.
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Bethany Green .
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What I would highlight: I have almost completed my level 4 course through the Open College and it has been a great experience. My tutor has been very helpful and quick to return my work marked. I will definitely be looking at other courses I can do in the future.
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What you'll learn on the course

Bookkeeping
Accounts
Transactions
VAT
Benefits
Email
Spreadsheet
Finance
Financial
Accountancy
Financial Training
Production

Course programme

The AAT Level 2 Certificate and Level 3 Diploma in Accounting introduces you to a wide range of accountancy principles, techniques and skills. These AAT qualifications can be studied from home, making it even easier for you to begin your Accountancy career. Take the steps towards becoming a fully-fledged accountant from the comfort of your own home!

AAT Foundation Certificate in Accounting Level 2:

UNIT 1: BOOKKEEPING TRANSACTIONS (GLH: 60)

  • Understand financial transactions within a bookkeeping system
  • Processing customer transactions
  • Processing supplier transactions
  • Processing receipts and payments
  • Processing transactions through the ledgers to the trial balance

UNIT 2: BOOKKEEPING CONTROLS (GLH: 45)

  • Understanding payment methods
  • Understanding controls in a bookkeeping system
  • Using control accounts
  • Using the journal
  • Reconciling a bank statement with the cash book

UNIT 3: ELEMENT OF COSTING (GLH: 45)

  • Understand an organisation’s cost recording system
  • Using a cost recording system to record or extract data

UNIT 4: WORK EFFECTIVELY IN FINANCE (GLH: 45)

  • Understanding an organisation’s finance function
  • Using numeracy, literacy and communication skills
  • Working independently or in a team to prioritise tasks and manage colleagues’ responsibilities
  • Understanding ethical values, principles and importance of confidentiality
  • Understanding and explaining benefits to organisations of sustainable values

UNIT 5: USING ACCOUNTS SOFTWARE (GLH: 45)

  • Recording and processing customer and supplier transactions
  • Recording and reconciling bank and cash transactions
  • Processing and using journals to enter accounting transactions
  • Production of reports for customer and suppliers
  • Production of a trial balance and general ledger reports

AAT Advanced Diploma in Accounting Level 3:

UNIT 1: ADVANCED BOOKKEEPING (GLH: 60)

  • Understanding accepted principles of accounting and double-entry bookkeeping
  • Understanding accounting methods of recording non-current assets
  • Accounting for purchase of non-current assets
  • Accounting for depreciation and adjustments
  • Accounting for disposal of non-current assets
  • Preparing and extending the trial balance

UNIT 2: FINAL ACCOUNTS PREPARATION (GLH: 60)

  • Understanding the process involved in preparing final accounts
  • Preparing accounting records from incomplete information
  • Producing final accounts for sole traders
  • Understanding partnerships’ legislative and accounting requirements
  • Preparing a statement of profit or loss appropriation account
  • Preparing a financial position statement relating to a partnership

UNIT 3: MANAGEMENT ACCOUNTING: COSTING (GLH: 80)

  • Understanding an organisation’s costing systems
  • Recording and analysing cost information
  • Apportioning costs to organisational requirements
  • Analysing budget deviations and reporting these to management
  • Using information gathered from costing systems to assist decision making

UNIT 4: INDIRECT TAX (GLH: 60)

  • Understanding VAT regulations
  • Completing VAT returns accurately and on time
  • Understanding VAT penalties and adjust for previous errors
  • Communicating VAT information

UNIT 5: ETHICS FOR ACCOUNTING (GLH: 50)

  • Understanding principles of ethical working
  • Understanding ethical behaviour when working with internal and external customers
  • Understanding when and how to take appropriate action following suspected ethical codes breaches
  • Understanding the ethical responsibility of finance professionals in promoting sustainability

UNIT 6: SPREADSHEET FOR ACCOUNTING (GLH: 50)

  • Using a spreadsheet to enter, edit and organise numerical and other data
  • Selecting and using appropriate formulas and data analysis tools and techniques
  • Presenting, formatting and publishing spreadsheet information

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