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AAT Level 4 Professional Diploma in Accounting

Course level: 
4
Qualification type: 
Diploma
Subject area: 
Accounting
Awarding body: 
Association of Accounting Technicians (AAT)
Advanced Learning Loans Eligible: 
Yes

What is the AAT Level 4 Professional Diploma in Accounting course?

The AAT Level 4 Professional Diploma in Accounting course is the final stage of the AAT qualification and entry is dependent on successful completion of the AAT Intermediate course or AAT Level 3 Diploma in Accounting.  This course will enable you to prepare statutory company accounts, prepare budgets and other management information and prepare tax computations.

For further information on this course please contact sally.laker@altoncollege.ac.uk

An interview is required before you can enrol on this course.

Course topics

Units include:

  • Financial Accounting
  • Management Accounting
  • Business Skills
  • Optional Units (2 from 4):
  • Personal and /or Business Tax
  • Cash and Treasury Management
  • Credit Management

Teaching and learning

The course will include classroom tuition and out of class support through email and an on-line forum.

You will be expected to put aside around 6 hours each week for personal study, depending on accounting experience.

Assessment details

Computer based formal tests at the end of each module and a synoptic exam after the core units

Progression

AAT Level 4 Professional Diploma in Accounting course can lead to entry to other professional qualifications such as ACA, CIMA and ACCA.

Costs included

Tuition fee £1650

Assessment fee £266

Course material £14

Extra costs

AAT membership fee £88 per year.

Compulsory textbooks and workbook approximately £174.

Calculator, writing materials, paper and A4 file.

Notes

Unless your tutor informs you otherwise, classes will not be held on College closure days. Details regarding these dates can be found in the Adult Student Handbook http://www.altoncollege.ac.uk/adult-education/adult-student-handbook or on the General Information page http://www.altoncollege.ac.uk/adult-education/general-information

This leaflet is available in other formats on request.