AAT Diploma in Professional Accounting

Course Content

This course provides a professional qualification to help gain employment or progress to further professional study. The course covers the following areas of study:

Applied Management Accounting; Drafting and Interpreting Financial Statements; Internal Accounting Systems and Controls; Business Tax; Personal Tax.


The course is delivered by way of online material or taught classes via textbooks. (Registration with AAT professional body is required at the start of the course; examination fees and textbooks are not included in the course fees.) The books will be ordered through the college and charged to the student accordingly.

Entry Requirements

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.

Future Prospects

On successful completion, learners can apply for AAT full membership (MAAT) for a range of benefits including career advice to help them find the perfect job.

Course Overview
  • Study Type

    Part-Time Day

  • Campus

    Gardyne Campus

  • Start Date

    28 Aug 2023

  • SCQF Level

    8

  • Duration

    34 Weeks

  • Subject Area

    Accounting

  • Course Fee

    £1,500

  • All course fees are reviewed annually, and subject to change. Published fees apply to the courses mode of delivery.

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