Certificate IV in Accounting
Accounting course details
Course description and aims
Are you interested in a career in accounting?
This course will provide you with the basic accounting skills you need to kick start your career with a role in financial services and accounting support.
Training includes financial report preparation (including BAS), operational and management reporting, data compilation, and information and inventory management. Students will also learn how to manage a small office, as well as what is required to meet the various legal requirements of their potential roles.
Course outcomes and careers
Enrol at any location
This course is delivered completely online. Once enrolled you'll have up to 1 year to complete the course. You will be required to do approximately 10 hours of work such as reading and completing tasks each week.
To apply for this course you must meet the Smart and Skilled eligibility criteria: http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/smart-skilled
GET YOUR UNIQUE STUDENT IDENTIFIER (USI)
Before you enrol you must have a Unique Student Identifier (USI). Visit http://www.usi.gov.au/students/create-your-usi to request a USI. Remember to add Sydney TAFE to your account via the Manage Permissions page (code: 90003, name: TAFE NSW - Sydney Institute).
Find out more about applying and enrolling: http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/applying-and-enrolling
SMART AND SKILLED FEES
This course is government-subsidised, meaning you pay a portion of the full course fee to Sydney TAFE and the government will pay the balance. However, you must meet certain eligibility criteria for this to apply.
The fee category that will apply to you depends on your eligibility and your individual circumstances. Your fee and eligibility for concession/exemption will be calculated and confirmed during the enrolment process.
For further information about eligibility and explanations of the different fee categories, visit http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/smart-skilled.
PAYMENT OPTIONS AND ASSISTANCE
Instalment payment options are available for this course. For more information, see http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/fees-and-charges
Find out more about financial assistance http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/financial-assistance
Recognition is a process of acknowledging previously completed qualifications, skills, knowledge or experience relevant to your course. This may reduce the amount of learning required, reduce your course fees and allow you to achieve your qualification faster.
Find out more about recognition: http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/recognition
|Number||Subject name||Nominal hours|
|FNSACC302||Administer subsidiary accounts and ledgers||40|
|FNSINC401||Apply principles of professional practice to work in the financial services industry||30|
|FNSBKG404||Carry out business activity and instalment activity statement tasks||50|
|BSBITU306||Design and produce business documents||80|
|FNSBKG401||Develop and implement policies and procedures relevant to bookkeeping activities||30|
|FNSBKG405||Establish and maintain a payroll system||30|
|BSBFIA401||Prepare financial reports||50|
|FNSACC404||Prepare financial statements for non-reporting entities||60|
|FNSACC402||Prepare operational budgets||40|
|FNSACC401||Process business tax requirements||50|
|FNSACC301||Process financial transactions and extract interim reports||60|
|FNSACC406||Set up and operate a computerised accounting system||80|