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AAT Advanced Diploma in Accounting (Online and On Campus)

  • Students

    This AAT (Association of Accounting Technicians) advanced level course is a mid-level accounting qualification, ideal for anyone who is looking to advance their existing knowledge of accounting.

    This flexible course is delivered in partnership with Mindful Education , and combines online learning with face-to-face lessons in the classroom.

    Please note: classroom attendance is weekly, every Monday Day or Thursday evening.

    What will I learn?

    This qualification covers a range of complex accounting tasks. You will learn and master financial processes, including accounting principles and concepts, advanced bookkeeping, final accounts, VAT issues in business, management accounting costing techniques and ethical practices for accountants. You will also gain software skills through spreadsheet training for accounting.

    On successful completion of this course, you will be awarded an AAT Level 3 Advanced Diploma in Accounting. This internationally recognised AAT (Association of Accounting Technicians) qualification enables those working in accounting or those who looking to pursue accountancy as a career to gain knowledge, practical experience and the all-important certification often sought by employers.

     Units of Study

    The Level 3 course covers a range of key areas, including: 

    • Advanced Bookkeeping
    • Indirect Tax
    • Final Accounts Preparation
    • Management Accounting: Costing
    • Ethics for Accountants
    • Spreadsheets for Accounting

     You will also develop business communications and lifelong learning skills, applying what you learn on the course to the wider industry context.

    Study Method – Online and On Campus

    We have partnered with Mindful Education to deliver this course through our Online and On Campus model.

    Online video lectures are available on demand, and can be viewed from your phone, tablet or computer, meaning you can choose how, when and where you want to study. Each lesson lasts around 45 minutes and is accompanied by animations and motion graphics to bring concepts to life. Exercises, interactive case studies and analytical tools help to enhance the learning experience further.

    On campus, you benefit from regular college classes – without having to commit to attending multiple evenings each week. An experienced college tutor will discuss and reinforce what you have learnt during your online study and will be on hand to provide guidance on progress and assessment. Discussion and debate with classmates will help you apply theories to situations you face in the workplace.

    Note regarding Coronavirus (COVID-19): Due to the nature of our Online and On Campus courses, with key concepts being taught online through high-quality video lectures, students are able to continue their studies seamlessly with social distancing in place. Some of the regular ‘On Campus’ lessons can be replaced by remote ‘virtual classroom’ sessions led by college tutors. This flexible approach can be easily adapted to suit government guidance and college policies.

    How will I be assessed?

    This course is assessed through computer-based exams and a synoptic assessment, which draws on and assesses knowledge and understanding from across the qualification 

    Additional information

    Weekly college classes will be held every Monday Day or Thursday evening.

    Course duration is 10 months

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Course Variant

AAT Advanced Diploma in Accounting (Online and On Campus)

Level 3

Campus

Gloucester

Start Date

September 2021 (TBC)

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What You Will Pay

Please contact Student Services on 0345 155 2020 for pricing information.

Why Gloucestershire College?

We have a lot of experience offering Apprenticeships and work-related training. We have industry-standard facilities and experienced teaching staff which provide the ideal complement to work-based learning.

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