ACCA is one of the largest accountancy bodies globally, with almost half a million students worldwide. Priding itself on flexibility of learning and career progression through their very own global jobs board; ACCA offers courses from entry to expert level to support each student on their own career journey.
Summary of course
During this course you will study the following modules:
Recording Financial Transactions
- Management Information
These modules are designed to introduce you to basic accounting systems, the types of documentation that you will encounter in the workplace, and the basic cost information required for management accounting. You will also need to complete the Foundations in Professionalism ethics module which helps you develop your understanding of what it means to act professionally and ethically in the workplace.
ACCA offers a pathway to a number of qualifications. These can be gained as you improve your skills and experience:
- Intermediate Certificate in Financial and Management Accounting (Level 3).
- Diploma in Financial and Management Accounting (Level 4).
- Oxford Brookes BSc Degree.
- Qualified Professional Accountant.
- University of London MSc in Professional Accountancy.
- Oxford Brookes Global MBA.
The further you progress through the Qualification the greater your career opportunities.
Once you have the above knowledge you will be able to work as:
- a junior accounts, cost clerk or bookkeeper in an small or medium-sized enterprise
- a junior or cost accounting administrator within an accounting department of a larger organisation or financial shared service centre
How is the course assessed?
These modules are completed via on-demand computer-based exams. You can sit these at any time of the year and your tutor will help you decide when it is right for you. When you are ready for your exams you will be able to take them at your college and receive your results immediately. You can take on-demand computer-based exams at any time but you will need to make sure that you are registered as a student and that you have your student registration number with you on the day. For the Foundations in Professionalism module, this is an online, interactive course which can be completed at any time between starting and finishing your Diploma.
Who is this course for?
Whether you are looking for a career in finance, accounting, business, business administration or even want to start your own company, an ACCA Qualification provides multiple pathways to success no matter what your previous level of education.
The Introductory Certificate in Financial and Management Accounting (Level 2) is aimed at those just starting out in finance or those working within finance but without a professional qualification to show for their experience. On completion of the course you will be awarded an Introductory Certificate in Financial and Management Accounting (Level 2).
Entry Requirements for new students
ACCA does not have any minimum entry requirements to complete this course. There are no lower or upper age restrictions to complete this course and it is suitable for adults as well as school leavers.
General Info (materials required for the course)
All learning materials will be provided by FMBS.
Please note however that you will be required to bring the following;