Course code: COM494
Course category: Part-time
End Qualification: AAT Level 2 Certificate in Accounting
Starting month: April
Hours: Tuesdays 5.30pm-8.45pm (Starts: 25/04/17)
Days of the week: Tuesday
Course duration: 27 weeks
Course location: City College Brighton and Hove, Pelham Street
The AAT Level 2 Certificate course provides a solid
introduction to book-keeping and accountancy, enabling you
to progress in this field of work.
A combination of both classroom and self-directed study
(via e-learning), provides a flexible approach and allows
you to regulate the pace of study according to your personal circumstances. You will explore both manual and computerised book-keeping, as well as management
accounting and work skills.
Gaining this widely recognised qualification, not only improves your effectiveness in the workplace, but also provides opportunities for career advancement. Interview required.
The course contains units covering:
Facilities for students:
Students are encouraged to make full use of the college’s excellent Library and refectory facilities and to make use of the virtual learning environment which can be accessed on-line.
This Level 2 course is taught by a dedicated team of lecturers who are also professional accountants with substantial experience of successfully delivering AAT courses.
Assessment: The AAT units are assessed by a combination of formal exams, skills tests and project work some of which may be completed on computer.
UCAS Tariff: Level 2
Awarding Body: AAT
You are required to have good levels of Numeracy and Literacy and should be able to communicate effectively in English both verbally and in writing. Students will have some experience of using word processing and spreadsheet software. Interview required.
Interview for entry: Interview required
Progression and links:
Successful students way wish to consider progression to the AAT level 3 Diploma course at City College.
There is a high demand for competent accounting professionals within a wide range of business and non-profit making organisations at all levels, both full-time and part-time as well as opportunities to become self-employed providing accounting services. An AAT qualification gives an advantage when seeking a new position.
Work experience opportunities:
No provision is made for providing work experience while on this course. However, some opportunities for this may arise.
Costs of your Course:
There are five parts to the cost of your course:
How much will the Tuition Fees cost?
Below are the fees for this course.
Home/EU students tuition fees (per year): Course fee: £711 Exam/Registration fee: £319 Total fee: £1030
Further information: AAT registration, exam and assessment costs are included in the course fee however it will be necessary to charge for any resits which are required.
Although the information given is believed to be correct at the time of publication, it does not form any part of a contract between City College Brighton and Hove and the student. Courses may be subject to change.
Timetables are subject to change and you should check with your tutor prior to enrolment for the details of your timetable.