COURSE INFORMATION

Are you looking for a career in Accounting? This course will provide you with a range of advanced skills and understanding required to allow you to work in all business and accounting sectors. The course covers a range of specialisms which provide specific knowledge and skill requirements for this dynamic sector and will allow you to develop your accounting skills whilst learning other skills to enhance your career opportunities.

  • One year full-time
  • Part-time options are available

You will study a range of subjects including:

  • Management accounting
  • Financial accounting
  • E-business and finance
  • Recording
  • Accounting transactions
  • Information technology
  • Business formation

You will also have the opportunity to select specialisms in areas such as:

  • Administration
  • Business
  • Legal services

One of the following:

  • One National 5 at C or above plus three other relevant National 5s
  • Intermediate Certificate: Business Enterprise with a minimum of 12 credits
  • Another relevant course at SCQF Level 5
  • Relevant industry experience and/or other qualifications will be considered on an individual basis
  • HNC: Administration and Information Technology SCQF Level 7
  • HND: Administration and Information Technology SCQF Level 8
  • HNC: Legal Services SCQF Level 7
  • HND: Legal Services SCQF Level 8
  • HNC: Business SCQF Level 7
  • HND: Business SCQF Level 8
  • HNC: Accounting SCQF Level 7
  • HND: Accounting SCQF Level 8
  • HNC: Events SCQF Level 7
  • HND: Events Management SCQF Level 8

Upon successful completion, you could look for opportunities in the business sector, including:

  • Accounts assistant
  • Payroll assistant
  • Human resource assistant
  • Administrative assistant
  • Legal assistant
  • Office administrator
  • Sales assistant
  • Sales supervisor
  • You may be required to take part in an informal conversation as part of the application process. This group/individual conversation may be an information session, a portfolio discussion, or a skills based exercise