AAT Professional Diploma in Accounting
This course provides a professional qualification with which to gain employment or progress to further professional study. The course covers the following areas of study: financial statements; preparing and using budgets; financial performance; internal control and accounting systems; personal tax and business tax. The course is delivered by way of online material or taught classes via text books. (Registration with AAT professional body is required at the start of the course; examination fees and text books are not included in the course fees.) The books will be ordered through the college and charged to the student accordingly.
Having an HNC/D Accounting qualification may provide exemptions for applicants. Applicants with relevant work experience in the sector will also be considered for this course. Applicants will be interviewed either in person or by telephone before a formal place is offered.
Method of Assessment
Assessed by AAT using computer-based assessments. On successful completion, learners will be awarded from the Association of Accounting Technicians.
On completion (together with additional college delivered Management Accounting units), learners are eligible for direct entry into 3rd Year BA Accounting with Finance joint degree with the University of Abertay.