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    AAT Professional Diploma in Accounting

    AAT Professional Diploma in Accounting | Level 4 | P12029

    Study options

    How to study

    Part Time - Day

    Start Dates

    Start Date

    September 2024

    Days and times

    Days & Times

    Thursday 9am-4:30pm 



    18 Months



    Burton Town Centre Campus

    • Course overview

      The Level 4 Diploma in Professional Accounting offers technical training in accounting and is ideal for anyone wishing to pursue or progress their career in accountancy or finance.

      The purpose of the Level 4 Diploma in Professional Accounting is to enhance the skills developed from the Level 3 Diploma in Accounting, enabling students to maximise opportunities in their current or new employment. 

      By studying for this qualification, students will acquire professional accountancy and finance skills that will be useful throughout their careers, including: 

      • Drafting financial statements for limited companies
      • Knowledge and skills in complex management accounting techniques
      • The ability to analyse accounting systems and their associated controls
      • Knowledge and skills in specialist accountancy and finance subjects 

    • Fees and Costs

      Educational entitlements or fee concessions are solely based on the individual programme and nationally set eligibility criteria. To see if you qualify for fee concessions then please visit the 'what will I pay' section of our website. You may be surprised what you are entitled to!

      • Course Fees Examination & Registrations
      • 16-18 School Leaver info FREE Course fee IncludedExam & Registration fee
      • 19-23 Educational Entitlement info £2573.00Course fee £277.00Exam & Registration fee
      • 19+ Part Funded info £2573.00 Course fee £277.00Exam & Registration fee
      • 19+ Fully Funded info £2573.00Course fee £277.00 Exam & Registration fee
      • 24+ Fully Funded info £2573.00Course fee £277.00 Exam & Registration fee
      • Full Cost info £2573.00Course fee £277.00Exam & Registration fee

      Payment methods

      • Payment in Full (Credit Card / Debit Cards / Cash) accepted
      • Employer Sponsored accepted
      • Direct Debit Instalments accepted
      • Advanced Learning Loan accepted
      • Student Finance English Loan (HE) not accepted

      For International Learners

      Email us:

      Call us: 01283 494757 or 01283 494472

      Visit us: Chat to the Financial Support Team in the Learner Hub
      Just drop-in, Monday to Thursday 8.30am to 5pm and Friday 8.30am to 4.30pm.


      Further Education Programme Only: The College reserves the right to change or amend, at any time, any of the course details including but not limited to; content, dates, times, venues, tutor, fees payable, concessions available, terms or conditions.

    • Entry requirements

      Level 3 professional qualification (e.g., AAT) including GCSE grade 4 maths or equivalent qualification

    • What modules will I study?
      • Applied Management Accounting
      • Business Tax
      • Cash and Financial Management
      • Credit and Debt Management
      • Drafting and Interpreting Financial Statements
      • Internal Accounting Systems and Controls
      • Personal Tax
    • Days and times

      Thursday 9am-4:30pm 

    • How will I be assessed?

      All assessments in this qualification:
      • Are set and marked by AAT
      • Are computer based
      • Are time limited
      • Take place at college under controlled conditions

    • What can I do next?

      Once you have completed your Level 4 Professional Diploma in AAT, you can go on to do the full ACCA qualification and become a chartered accountant.

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