Courses Details

FNS50217 Diploma of Accounting

CRICOS Course Code: 097717E
Categories: Accounting
Study Methods: 13.5 hrs face to face + 6.5 hrs online (per week)

64 Weeks (45 Weeks Study)

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Course Description

This qualification reflects the job roles of workers in the accounting industry, including BAS Agents and contracts bookkeepers; and of those employees performing bookkeeping tasks for organisations in a range of industries. It includes preparing and lodging business and installment activity statements, and providing advice or dealing with the Commissioner on behalf of a taxpayer in relation to activity statements. Individuals in these roles apply theoretical and specialist knowledge and skills to work autonomously and exercise judgment in completing routine and non-routine activities.

For more information, please visit the following:
https://training.gov.au/Training/Details/FNS50217

Course Requirements

  • Be at least 17 years of age and have completed the equivalent of Year 12.
  • Have an IELTS* score of 5.5 overall, no less than 5.0. English language competence can also be demonstrated through documented evidence of any of the following: Successfully completed a Certificate IV level course in an Australian RTO; or Successful completion of AHIC's English Placement Test; or Upper-Intermediate level of English completed in Australia.
  • *Note that other English language tests such as PTE and TOEFL can be accepted. Students are required to provide their results so that it can be confirmed they are equivalent to IELTS 5.5.
  • Completion of FNSSS00014 Accounting Principles Skill Set Or Completion of FNS40615 Certificate IV in Accounting or equivalent OR Completion of FNS40215 Certificate IV in Bookkeeping or equivalent.
  • For Packaged courses, the student cannot progress to the higher qualification unless the student has (successfully) completed the lower qualification.

Career Opportunities

  • Accounts Receivable,
  • Accounts Payable,
  • BAS Agent,
  • Tax Agent,
  • Assistant Accountant,
  • Bookkeeper,
  • Senior Financial Clerk
  • and Accounts receivable/payable officer

Assessments Methods

Assessments may include short written knowledge tests, discussions and oral communication demonstrations, case study exercises, written reports, web based research and reports, final projects and final written exams. To perform at your best, you will probably need to work on the assessments outside of class time.  

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

Students who have completed relevant studies or have some of the competencies in the course may apply for Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL). Application for RPL can be made with the initial application or can be made within two weeks of the course commencement using the RPL Application Form and by providing supporting documents. Please note that RPL cannot result in an international student having less than a full time load of study (20 hours).  

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Bank: Commonwealth Bank
Branch Name: Cnr of George & Market St, Sydney NSW 2000 Australia
Account Name: Australian Harvard International College
BSB: 062 005
Account No: 1116 1515
Swift Code: CTBAAU2S (for international transfer)

Credit Cards are accepted and surcharges apply according to the type of card. We accept Bankcards, MasterCard & Visa Card. Cash payment is not accepted.

Contact AHIC Accounts for details: accounts@ahic.edu.au