FNS50217 (CRICOS Course Code 097937D)

Diploma of Accounting

Course At A Glance

Course Duration
52 Weeks
Study Mode
On Campus
Campus Location
Brisbane
Start Date
Contact us for various intake & start dates
Student Type
International

Accounting is described as the process of recording, anaylsing, and summarising financial data. It is an incredibly robust and secure industry said to attract individuals with great organisational skills and a high understanding of mathematical processes and applications.

The primary function of an accountant is to prepare and examine a company’s financial records, tax and business efficiency. Build upon your current accounting skills and gain a solid understanding of tax preparation, budget management and forecasts, accounting information systems and internal control procedures with this Diploma.

Licensing/Regulatory Information

Work functions in the occupational areas where this qualification may be used are subject to regulatory requirements. Refer to the FNS Implementation Guide Companion Volume or the relevant regulator for specific guidance on requirements.

This qualification includes units that comprise an approved Tax Practitioner Board (TPB) course in Australian taxation law and commercial law. Persons seeking registration with the TPB should check current registration requirements with the Board.

Entry Requirements

International Students:

International students must meet academic and English entry requirements as listed below for this Qualification.

Students must provide academic evidence of satisfactory completion of Year 12 or equivalent.

Where English is not the official language in the country of where students are currently residing, evidence of a valid IELTS 5.5 or any equivalent must be provided. Students will also complete an online English level placement test prior to enrolment.

Please check with our Admission Team about any country specific academic and English requirements.

Course Entry Requirements

Entry into the FNS50217 Diploma of Accounting requires completion of the following six units below that constitute the requirements for FNSSS00014 Accounting Principles Skill Set. These units may also be obtain from the successful completion of the FNS40217 Certificate IV in Accounting and Bookkeeping.

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

Or the completion of either the following two qualifications:

• FNS40615 Certificate IV in Accounting
• FNS40215 Certificate IV in Bookkeeping

What You'll Learn

• Key general business requirements to work in the financial industry, such as complex spreadsheets and effective strategies to work with others
• Provide financial and business performance information and manage budgets and forecasts
• How to prepare tax documentation for individuals and financial reports for corporate entities
• Establish and maintain accounting information systems and evaluate business performance
• Prepare financial reports to meet statutory requirements and provide management accounting information

Course Outline

• FNSACC511 Provide financial and business performance information
• FNSACC512 Prepare tax documentation for individuals
• FNSACC513 Manage budgets and forecasts
• FNSACC514* Prepare financial reports for corporate entities
• FNSACC516 Implement and maintain internal control procedures
• FNSACC517 Provide management accounting information
• BSBLDR402 Lead effective workplace relationships
• FNSACC505 Establish and maintain accounting information systems
• FNSFMK505 Comply with financial services legislation and industry codes of practice
• FNSACC413 Make decisions in a legal context
• FNSORG505 Prepare financial reports to meet statutory requirements

The following unit delivered as part of this qualification have academic prerequisite requirements:
FNSACC514* Prepare financial reports for corporate entities requires the successful completion of the prerequisite unit of FNSACC311 Process financial transactions and extract interim reports and BSBFIA401 Prepare financial reports (This is a core unit in FNS40615 Certificate IV in Accounting & FNS40215 Certificate IV in Bookkeeping)

Assessment

Students will be assessed through the following general methods of assessment that may apply for each unit. Each of the selected methods must be completed/deemed satisfactory, as each method is only a partial completion.
• Written Assessment
• Case Study
• Knowledge Questions

Possible Career Outcomes

• Assistant Accountant
• Senior Financial Clerk
• Bookkeeper

Payment Options

Axis Institute has a number of options to allow you to select a payment method best suitable to your financial situation. Course fees can be paid by in person, by phone, internet banking, or credit card.

Fee for Service

• Option 1 Upfront 100% Payment.
You can pay course fees in full upfront through your own pocket either through direct debit or credit card. A direct debit or direct withdrawal of funds can be arranged and scheduled from your nominated bank account. We accept payments by MasterCard or Visa.

• Options 2 Payment Plan
You can pay course fees through convenient instalments weekly, fortnightly, monthly or per every semester. Terms and conditions apply.

• Options 3 Direct Debit
A direct debit or direct withdrawal of funds can be arranged and scheduled from your nominated bank account.

• Options 4 Credit Card
We accept payments by MasterCard or Visa.

Enquire Today

Take the next step and enquire today at info@axisinstitute.edu.au or call us on 07 2102 3553.