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Diploma of Accounting

National Course Code: FNS50215

TAFE NSW Course Number: FNS50215R2-01V01

Nominal Hours: 430

Indicative Cost: $2,850

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This qualification reflects professional accounting job roles in financial services and other industries. Individuals in these roles apply solutions to a range of often complex problems, and analyse and evaluate information from a variety of sources. They apply initiative to plan, coordinate and evaluate their own work and guidance to others within defined guidelines.

Licensing/Regulatory Information
Work functions in the occupational areas where this qualification may be used are subject to regulatory requirements. Refer to the FNS Implementation Guide Companion Volume or the relevant regulator for specific guidance on requirements.

This qualification includes units that comprise an approved Tax Practitioner Board (TPB) course in Australian taxation law and commercial law. Persons seeking registration with the TPB should check current registration requirements with the Board.


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To ensure you leave us with the most up to date qualification...

If during or after your enrolment, the course in which you are enrolled is updated in line with national industry standards, the Institute reserves the right to transition you into an alternate course. If this becomes necessary, the Institute will advise you of the change and the arrangements which will be available for you to complete your alternate course.

There are no entry requirements for this qualification.

Credit (or recognition) for modules/units may be granted based on previous learning, studies, work and/or life experiences. Please discuss this with the teaching section when you enrol.

FNSACC404 Prepare financial statements for non-reporting entities
FNSACC507 Provide management accounting information
FNSACC501 Provide financial and business performance information
FNSINC401 Apply principles of professional practice to work in the financial services industry
FNSACC502 Prepare tax documentation for individuals
BSBFIA401 Prepare financial reports
FNSACC503 Manage budgets and forecasts
BSBITU402 Develop and use complex spreadsheets
FNSACC504 Prepare financial reports for corporate entities
FNSACC301 Process financial transactions and extract interim reports
FNSACC506 Implement and maintain internal control procedures

The above list includes units being offered at OTEN. If licensing in another state other than NSW is required, please check requirements with the relevant state.

You don't need to study what you already know! The skills, knowledge and experience you have gained from your previous learning, work experience and life in general may be taken into account.

To apply for recognition in one or more units you must clearly show that you have the equivalent and relevant skills, knowledge and experience of the unit or group of units.

For Credit transfer where you have completed previous studies either with TAFE NSW or with another tertiary provider complete the Enrolment Adjustment - Credit - Previous Studies form, and include any required evidence.

For Recognition of Prior Learning, attach your evidence to a completed Enrolment Adjustment – Credit – Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) form and submit for assessment.

Send your applications to:

Email: oten.recognitionhelp@tafensw.edu.au

Post: OTEN Recognition, 51 Wentworth Road, Strathfield NSW 2135

Keep a copy of all completed forms for your records.

To find out more about Credit and to help you with your application read the Credit e-Kit for Students.

Need more help? Contact the Recognition Help Desk

To complete this qualification you will need a computer, or regular access to an IBM compatible

computer with up to date virus protection and:

• access to broadband internet connection (preferable) or dialup internet

• email access which will be used for subject and course notices

• Microsoft Office 2010 or later

• a printer

Apple Mac computers can be used as long as the computer can run Windows software.

You will need to buy textbooks. Many units require textbooks and these may range from $50-$100+ each.
• online access

To assist students in their studies, an online support site (OLS) is available. When you enrol with OTEN, details are supplied enabling you to access this site.
• Studying at home.• Assessment work which you are required to complete online and/or submit electronically via OTEN’s student web site (OLS).

• There are workplace simulations (end of unit tests) for some units. This information is available in the unit learning materials

The indicative cost of this course is $2,850.

CodeNameStart DateEnd DateCensus DateAmount
18OTE01197UOS 1 -Diploma of Accounting3 Apr 201830 Nov 20184 Jun 2018$950
18OTE01200UOS 2 -Diploma of Accounting3 Apr 20182 Aug 20194 Feb 2019$950
18OTE01203UOS 3 -Diploma of Accounting3 Apr 201831 Mar 20208 Oct 2019$950

Depending on your previous qualifications and experience, your fee may be less than the maximum fee quoted. Your actual fee will be calculated and confirmed during the enrolment process.

This course is approved for a Commonwealth VET Student Loan. If you meet the eligibility requirements, you are able to apply to the Commonwealth for a loan to cover all or part of your course fee. We will ask you whether you would like to apply for a VET Student Loan when you enrol and advise you of the process.

If you would like more information about VET Student Loans please visit the TAFE NSW website or contact us on 131 601.

For full details on TAFE NSW fees and money matters please visit our Paying for Your Course page.

To apply for this course please click on the Apply Now button. You may also apply over the phone by calling TAFE Digital on 131 241.

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