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Accountancy and Business (Level 2)


Why study this course?

This study programme will provide you with the first stage of the Association of Accounting Technicians (AAT) Level 2 Certificate in Accountancy. The AAT is the worlds leading body for accounting technicians, making this course essential for anyone looking to develop a career in accounting or finance.

What will I study?

You will study the following units: Bookkeeping Transactions, Bookkeeping Controls, Elements of Costing, Using Accounting Software, Business Communications and Personal Skills, Developing Lifelong Learning Skills, Introduction to Payroll, Introduction to Business and Company Law, Synoptic Assessment, Work Experience.

What will I be able to do after I complete this course?

The study programme will prepare you for progression on to the Accountancy Level 3 study programme.

How will I be assessed?

You will be assessed throughout the study programme, via both computer-based assessments and computer-based examinations.

Are there any additional costs?

You must undertake a minimum of 20 hours work experience.
Additional independent study outside of College will be regularly expected. The professional examinations require a high standard of preparation and considerable commitment if success is to be achieved. In addition to the course fees you will also be required to pay £230 to cover the costs of books, enrichment activities and trips. The course fee covers the cost of one exam for all units, so re-sits will need to be paid for if qualifying conditions have not been met. An additional £50 resource fee will also need to be paid on induction

Is there anything else I need to know when considering this course?

To apply online, select the 'Apply' button. You will need to register an account and then you can follow the instructions on screen

What qualifications will I gain?

• Accounting and Business AAT Level 2 Diploma • English & maths qualifications if required