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Learn to prepare complex financial reports, manage and forecast large budgets, prepare personal income tax returns and develop small business accounting systems. Our industry-current teachers will keep you up-to-date with the latest professional knowledge to prepare you for a career as an accountant, office manager, or budget officer. Course details

Industry endorsed

Payment options

Student satisfaction

$5000 VET Student Loan available

LOCATION/S

Online

Key dates and info

DURATION

Online: Varies - Dependent upon the number of units completed per study term

Course details

COST

  • Full Fee $6,000
  • Subsidised $4,650
  • Concession $4,245

Student Loan Available

1300 712 007

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How to enrol

Abby Harrison

Flexible and self-paced study

"I appreciate the flexibility of TAFE Queensland Brisbane classes and being able to go at my own pace. TAFE Queensland Brisbane is local and offers module-based study with face-to-face contact as well as teachers visiting me on-site at work."

Abby Harrison
Certificate IV in Accounting

Ten reasons to study at TAFE

Practical, hands-on classes combined with state-of-the-art facilities and purpose-built learning areas make us a standout amongst training providers. Better than that though, many of our facilities are acknowledged by industry as being amongst the best in Australia.

A day in the life of an online student

Sarah is one of over 11,000 students who partner with TAFE Queensland Brisbane Online every year to enhance their skills, upgrade their qualifications or change their careers. Balancing study with everyday life can be challenging. Providing you with fully-supported flexible study options is just one of the ways TAFE Queensland Brisbane can help you achieve your goals, no matter how busy you are.

Key dates

LOCATION START DATE DELIVERY
Online 7 Aug 2017 Online
25 Sep 2017 Online

Entry requirements

There are no entry requirements for this qualification.

If you’re under 17 years of age, special enrolment conditions may apply.

Resources required

Login to the Student Self Service to update your personal details and check your grades, and login to Connect to study your course! For new students, your username and password will be sent to you after enrolment. For existing students, please use your existing information.

Please be aware that the resources may change and new resources may be added. The required texts are current at time of printing. You are advised to purchase your required texts after checking the listing in your learning materials.

Students will be required to purchase additional resources available at http://qtw.com.au/. Please refer to the Relevant Documents section below for resource details.

Timetable

Complete this course online and be supported every step of the way with our Connect Learning Management System. With a range of features including your account information and enrolment pack, online materials, discussions boards, and places to upload your assignment, connect now and get a head start on your career.

Relevant documents:

Important Information

Study is structured into fixed intakes which have set durations (completion date is 12 weeks from the commencement date of each intake). Study can be commenced at the beginning of each intake, with dates as follows:

August:

  • Study duration: 07/08/2017 - 27/10/2017

September:

  • Study duration: 25/092017 - 15/12/2017

Students will be able to access the online course content from the first day of each term.

Please note that you must be enrolled in order to access the online learning materials.

Students may enrol in up to 2 units of competency per intake, to ensure management of study load.

Units

The successful achievement of this qualification requires you to complete 6 core and 5 elective units. Upon successful completion of all 11 units you will receive a Diploma of Accounting.

UNIT CODE DESCRIPTION TYPE
FNSACC301 Process financial transactions and extract interim reports Elective
BSBITU402 Develop and use complex spreadsheets Elective
BSBFIA401 Prepare financial reports Elective
FNSACC406 Set up and operate a computerised accounting system Elective
FNSACC402 Prepare operational budgets Elective
FNSACC503 Manage budgets and forecasts Core
FNSACC506 Implement and maintain internal control procedures Core
FNSACC501 Provide financial and business performance information Core
FNSACC502 Prepare tax documentation for individuals Core
FNSACC504 Prepare financial reports for corporate entities Core
FNSACC507 Provide management accounting information Core

Disclaimer

Not all electives available at all campuses

What are my payment options

No matter what your circumstances, TAFE Queensland Brisbane has a payment option to suit you. If you are unsure of what's right for you, call us on 1300 712 007. We're here to help.

$6,000

FULL FEE

Student Loan Available

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$4,650

SUBSIDISED

Student Loan Available

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$4,245

CONCESSION

Student Loan Available

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Full fee

This is the total cost of the course.

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VET Student Loans

IMPORTANT NOTICE: Prior to applying for a VET Student Loan, please ensure that you have read and understood the VET Student Loans Pre-Enrolment Information

VET Student Loans are an interest-free loan from the Australian Government that help students pay for their education and training.

TAFE Queensland receives the full loan amount for your course directly from the Government, and you repay your loan through the Australian taxation system once your income reaches a certain threshold.

You are eligible for a VET Student Loan if you:

You must demonstrate academic suitability by:

  • providing a copy of your Senior Secondary Certificate of Education (year 12 certificate); OR
  • providing evidence of successful completion of an Australian Qualifications Framework certificate IV or higher qualification (where the language of instruction is English), OR
  • are assessed as a minimum of Exit Level 3 in the Australian Core Skills Framework (ASCF) in both reading and numeracy

Please note that all students enrolling in an accredited course are required to provide a Unique Student Identifier (USI).

More information about VET Student Loans.

 

Payment Plan

If you have difficulty paying the full cost of a course up front, or you are not eligible for VET Student Loan, you might be eligible for a payment plan. This will allow you to pay for your course in instalments, rather than one upfront payment at the time of enrolment.

Subsidised

The Queensland Government will offset the cost of study for eligible students. You will still need to pay for a portion of your study costs. The amount above is what you will need to pay.

VET Student Loans

IMPORTANT NOTICE: Prior to applying for a VET Student Loan, please ensure that you have read and understood the VET Student Loans Pre-Enrolment Information

VET Student Loans are an interest-free loan from the Australian Government that help students pay for their education and training.

TAFE Queensland receives the full loan amount for your course directly from the Government, and you repay your loan through the Australian taxation system once your income reaches a certain threshold.

You are eligible for a VET Student Loan if you:

You must demonstrate academic suitability by:

  • providing a copy of your Senior Secondary Certificate of Education (year 12 certificate); OR
  • providing evidence of successful completion of an Australian Qualifications Framework certificate IV or higher qualification (where the language of instruction is English), OR
  • are assessed as a minimum of Exit Level 3 in the Australian Core Skills Framework (ASCF) in both reading and numeracy

Please note that all students enrolling in an accredited course are required to provide a Unique Student Identifier (USI).

More information about VET Student Loans.

 

Higher Level Skills Subsidy

You're eligible for the Higher Level Skills Subsidy if you:

  • Are 15 years or older and no longer in school
  • Live in Queensland full time
  • Are an Australian or New Zealand citizen, permanent resident, or temporary resident with the necessary visa or work permits
  • And don't currently have (or are enrolled in) a certificate IV or higher level qualification.
  • Other restrictions or eligibility criteria may apply

Payment Plan

If you have difficulty paying the full cost of a course up front, or you are not eligible for VET Student Loan, you might be eligible for a payment plan. This will allow you to pay for your course in instalments, rather than one upfront payment at the time of enrolment.

Concession

You are eligible for the concession price of a course if you are eligible for subsidised training, and are listed on an Australian Government Low Income Health Care Card or Pensioner Concession Card, if you are Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander, you hold a Department of Veterans' Affairs Pensioner Concession Card, or if you have a disability. Further information about concessions.

VET Student Loans

IMPORTANT NOTICE: Prior to applying for a VET Student Loan, please ensure that you have read and understood the VET Student Loans Pre-Enrolment Information

VET Student Loans are an interest-free loan from the Australian Government that help students pay for their education and training.

TAFE Queensland receives the full loan amount for your course directly from the Government, and you repay your loan through the Australian taxation system once your income reaches a certain threshold.

You are eligible for a VET Student Loan if you:

You must demonstrate academic suitability by:

  • providing a copy of your Senior Secondary Certificate of Education (year 12 certificate); OR
  • providing evidence of successful completion of an Australian Qualifications Framework certificate IV or higher qualification (where the language of instruction is English), OR
  • are assessed as a minimum of Exit Level 3 in the Australian Core Skills Framework (ASCF) in both reading and numeracy

Please note that all students enrolling in an accredited course are required to provide a Unique Student Identifier (USI).

More information about VET Student Loans.

 

Payment Plan

If you have difficulty paying the full cost of a course up front, or you are not eligible for VET Student Loan, you might be eligible for a payment plan. This will allow you to pay for your course in instalments, rather than one upfront payment at the time of enrolment.

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Additional costs

Students will be required to purchase additional resources. Please refer to the Course Details tab for information.

Students can also access a range of print, copy, scan and fax services via MyPrint.

Outcome

FNS50215 Diploma of Accounting

After completion of this Certificate further education includes:

Job prospects

  • Office Manager

Abby Harrison

Flexible and self-paced study

"I appreciate the flexibility of TAFE Queensland Brisbane classes and being able to go at my own pace. TAFE Queensland Brisbane is local and offers module-based study with face-to-face contact as well as teachers visiting me on-site at work."

Abby Harrison
Certificate IV in Accounting

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Apply through QTAC

Making TAFE one of your top QTAC preferences is a great way to maximise your career choices and gain the hands-on skills you need to operate in the real world.

We offer hundreds of pathways to university, including dual awards, credit arrangements with some of the country's top universities, and options to increase your OP so you can gain entrance to the tertiary course of your dreams.

More about applying through QTAC

Recognition of prior learning

Recognition of prior learning

Fast-track your way to a formal qualification by earning credit for the things you already know. Getting recognition for the skills you've gained from the workplace or previous learning means less study time for you, and getting the paper to prove you're qualified a whole lot sooner.

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Orientation

At the beginning of each semester we host orientation events across our locations so you can meet your teachers and classmates, get to know your campus, and familiarise yourself with your study schedule. We also throw in a bunch of free activities, because... why not? We like to have fun.

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Note: All information was accurate at time of publication, however TAFE policies, tuition fees and course content is subject to change without notice. Course commencement is dependent on sufficient enrolments.

Last updated on 21 June 2017

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1300 712 007

Industry endorsed

Payment options

Student satisfaction

$5000 VET Student Loan available