Who is the course for

Students who wish to gain a professional qualification and are aiming to be employed in an accounting or financial environment.

Course Content

The course is made up of the following units:

  • Processing bookkeeping Transactions
  • Control Accounts, journals and the Banking Systems
  • Basic Costing
  • Computerised Accounting
  • Working Effectively in Accounting and finance

Study Methods

The aim is provide a good theoretical understanding of bookkeeping and accounts, and to reinforce learning with simulated workplace assignments.

In addition to College attendance, students must be prepared to commit at least five hours study time per week.

How is the course assessed

There is a computer based exam for each of the 5 units.

Where next - Further Studies

Successful students can apply to move on to Level 3.

Where next - Job Opportunities

Accounting support staff, Finance Assistant / Administrator

More Information

For more information, please contact Nehal Vanjani, Course Team Leader - AAT on This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Last updated: 15 December 2017

How to Apply

This course requires an informal interview.

To arrange an assessment and interview time please contact Information, Advice & Guidance on 01895 853333.

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