AAT Level 2 Foundation Certificate in Accounting

Overview

  • Adults (Part-time)

AAT CERTIFICATE IN ACCOUNTING L2 (DAY) SEPTEMBER

AAT CERTIFICATE IN ACCOUNTING L2 - EVENING SEPTEMBER

Details

Will the course give me what I want?

Course content

1.    Bookkeeping Transactions (AQ2016)

2.    Bookkeeping Controls (AQ2016)

3.    Elements of Costing (AQ2016)

4.    Using Accounting Software (AQ2016)

5.    Work Effectively in Finance (AQ2016)

6.    Foundation Synoptic assessment (AQ2016)

What have students who have taken this course in the past progressed to?

Qualifications and Credit Framework (QCF) in accounting Level 2 course leads to the QCF level 3 Diploma and enhanced employment opportunities.

How will I learn?

 You will learn mainly through taught lessons, revison sessions and practice examinations

How will I be assessed?

Students are assessed throughout the course by online assessment

Will the course give me what I want?

This qualification will prepare you for junior and entry-level accounting roles. It delivers a solid foundation in finance administration, covering areas such as double entry bookkeeping to basic costing principles and using accounting software.

What qualification do I get on completing this course?

AAT Level 2 Foundation Certificate in Accounting

Where have students gone to after completing this course?

AAT Level 3 Advanced Diploma in Accounting

Is there additional work required by the student?

How much time should I be expected to spend on assignments, projects, field trips etc

 You will be expected to complete set tasks at home and revise for your examinations in your own time

What are the expected employment areas with this course?

Accountancy

Awarding Body

Entry Requirements

Expected prior knowledge

None

English level

Level 1 (GCSE at 3 (D) or above)

Mathematics level

Level 1  (GCSE at 3 (D) or above)

Equipment and other costs

You will be expected to purchase a set of textbooks as recommended by your tutor and to become a student member of the AAT