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Start Date:Duration:Level:Study mode:Course location:Course Type:
17/09/20201 Year4Part-Time EveningWashington CampusProfessional Qualifications
18/09/20201 Year4Part-Time - DayWashington CampusProfessional Qualifications

What’s it all about?

This course is for people who have completed the AAT Level 3 Diploma in Accounting and are looking to progress to Level 4 and take the appropriate AAT exams.

You must have completed the AAT Level 3 Diploma in Accounting.

You also need Level 2 qualifications in literacy and numeracy and be able to demonstrate IT skills. For students with English as a second language, you will need to provide IELTS certificatio

Study levelCostAdditional fees
19+please enquireDepending on your circumstances you may have to cover the following additional costs - text books, AAT membership fee, purchase of stationery, re-sits of unsuccessful computer-based assessments.
HE2500.00Depending on your circumstances you may have to cover the following additional costs - text books, AAT membership fee, purchase of stationery, re-sits of unsuccessful computer-based assessments.

You will attend classes for 6 hours per week. The course is predominantly classroom based with five computer based assessments spread throughout the course. In addition there will be a project to complete.You will be required to undertake a significant nu

You will attend classes for 6 hours per week. The course is predominantly classroom based with 5 computer-based assessments spread throughout the course. In addition, there will be a project to complete. You will be required to undertake a significant num

After successfully completing the course you will automatically become an AAT affiliate member and with relevant work experience will qualify for AAT full membership.

The course covers accounting topics including - Producing published accounts for limited companies, including cash flow statements; Management accounting including budgeting and analysing financial performance; Personal and business tax.

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What’s next?

After successfully completing the course you will automatically become an AAT affiliate member and with relevant work experience will qualify for AAT full membership. You could expect to gain work in a number of accounting roles, which require an AAT qualification.

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Why college is different to school

A fresh start

Sometimes you just need a clean break to become the person you were destined to be. Starting college is the perfect opportunity to break free and become that new person!

New people

Our diverse student community means that you will meet lots of new people of different ages, backgrounds and interests, so you can enjoy making lifelong friendships!

Specialist Staff

Most of our lecturers are industry savvy and are experts in teaching 16-18 year olds. They have lots of valuable experience and knowledge to pass onto you.

Independence

College is a more mature and relaxed environment than school and you are treated like an adult. You’ll be on first name terms with your lecturers so no more Sir and Miss! You can also start to make your own decisions.

Free time

Your timetable will be very different to school. You will have a lot more free time to take part in extra-curricular activities, study, or get extra money and work experience with a part-time job.

Different environment

College is a very different learning environment to school. You may even become more inspired and have a new motivation to work towards your future goal in a college environment.

More choice

A college can offer a much wider choice of A-Level subjects, plus vocational courses in lots of different subjects and at different levels.

More opportunities

You will have the opportunity to take part in lots of different activities outside of the classroom to boost your confidence and help you develop your skills and personal qualities.

Specialist facilities

A college can invest in an extensive range of industry-standard facilities to give you the skills and knowledge to prepare for university or employment, and can also offer subjects that need specialist facilities.

Careers

Chartered and certified accountants

Jobholders in this unit group provide accounting and auditing services, advise clients on financial matters, collect and analyse financial information and perform other accounting duties required by management for the planning and control of an establishment’s income and expenditure.

Medium Salary

£ 42827

6060 people employed as Chartered and certified accountants in the current year.

Financial and accounting technicians

Financial and accounting technicians work alongside accountants and other financial professionals in managing the financial affairs of organisations.

Medium Salary

£ 36483

1017 people employed as Financial and accounting technicians in the current year.

Book-keepers, payroll managers and wages clerks

Book-keepers, payroll managers and wages clerks maintain and balance records of financial transactions, oversee the operation of payroll functions and calculate hours worked, wages due and other relevant contributions and deductions.

Medium Salary

£ 23108

13987 people employed as Book-keepers, payroll managers and wages clerks in the current year.

99.1% overall pass rate for A-Levels

(*Summer 2019).

Why choose Sunderland College for A-Levels?

We have a 100% pass rate in 20 A-Level subjects.

(*Summer 2019)

We offer the widest range of A-Level subjects in the region.

Our teaching staff are A-Level experts and specialise in teaching 16-19 year olds.

Our High Achievers programme supports gifted and talented students to reach their full potential by developing their skills and talents.

We have excellent pastoral and academic support from our dedicated sixth form staff.

We have an extensive enrichment programme and links with universities.