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Accountancy Level 4 Diploma

Accountancy Level 4 Diploma Endorsed by ABC Awards I Tutor Support and Assessments included in the Course Price


Oxford Home Study College

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Offer ends 14 July 2020
Study method
Online, self-paced
Duration
260 Hours
Achievement
Endorsed by ABC Awards
Additional info
  • Exam(s) / assessment(s) is included in price
  • Tutor is available to students

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Overview

Accountancy Level 4 Diploma

Accountancy Diploma. Endorsed Diploma of Achievement.

There are essentially just three things you need to build a successful career in Accountancy. A flair for numbers, a meticulous eye for detail and the right educational background. Accountancy supports industries to measure, monitor and design their processes. If you’ve already nailed the first two, we’re standing by to set you up with the third! Oxford Home Study Centre is proud to offer this exclusive Level 4 Accountancy Diploma, packed with all the core theory and industry insights you’ll need to become a successful accountant! Study in your own time and at your own pace for a fully-endorsed Accountancy Diploma!

Comprehensive Accountancy - Diploma units take students from the basic accountancy fundamentals to the various accounting concepts used by the accountants for keeping records of the capital expenditure of a company. From understanding debits and credits and using simple T-accounts to closing out the accounts at the end of an accounting period, producing the statement of retained earnings and balance sheet, you will learn how each step is completed.

Achievement

Endorsed by ABC Awards

Description

Accountancy Level 4 Diploma

Accountancy - Learning Outcomes

On Accountancy Diploma completion the learner should be able to;

  • Understand core duties and responsibilities of an accountant
  • Explore the roles, advantages and limitations of contemporary corporate accounting.
  • Identify and describe the three basic forms of business organizations;
  • Discuss four main types of financial statements;
  • Understand how to organize and record financial transactions;
  • Outline the steps in the accounting cycle;
  • Understand how to work with t-accounts and journals;
    Explain how to close out a set of accounts using a worksheet;
  • Describe how to prepare a classified balance sheet;
  • Understand what are sales variances, overhead variances, labour variances and cost variances
  • Explain how to determine optimal cash balance.

Accountancy - Course Syllabus:

This Accountancy Diploma consists of following modules:

Module 1 – Accounting Basics

This module covers the following key topics:

  • Accounting and Finance
  • Accounting
  • Objectives of Accounting
  • Scope of Accounting
  • Functions of Accounting
  • Advantages of Accounting
  • Limitations of Accounting
  • Evolution of Modern Accounting
  • Branches of Accounting
  • Modern View of Accounting
  • Accounting Cycle
  • Plus more

Module 2 – Accountant's Roles and Responsibilities

This module covers the following key topics:

  • Role of an Accountant
  • Methods of Accounting
  • Debit and Credit
  • Types of Accounts
  • Distinction between Book-Keeping and Accounting
  • Organisation for Accounting and Finance
  • Bases of Accounting
  • Accounting Terminology
  • Plus more

Module 3 – Accounting Concepts and Principles

This module covers the following key topics:

  • Concepts of accounting
  • Accounting Framework
  • Standards of accounting
  • Plus more

Module 4 – Subsidiary Books of Accounts

This module covers the following key topics:

  • Journal And Subsidiary
  • Advantages of Journal
  • Sub-Division of Journal
  • Ledger
  • Distinction between Journal and Ledger
  • Subsidiary Books
  • Basic Document for Subsidiary Books
  • Advantage of Subsidiary Books
  • Imprest System
  • Plus more

Module 5 – How to Prepare a Profit and Loss (Income) Statement

This module covers the following key topics:

  • Statement of Profit and Loss
  • Measurement of Income
  • Preparation of Profit or Loss Account
  • Plus more



Module 6 – What is Balance Sheet?

This module covers the following key topics:

  • Balance Sheet
  • Purpose of Financial Statements
  • Prepare a Balance Sheet
  • Assets
  • Analyze a Balance Sheet
  • Current Ratio
  • Quick Ratio
  • Working Capital
  • Debt/Worth Ratio
  • Plus more

Module 7 – Statement of Cash Flows

This module covers the following key topics:

  • Cash Flow
  • Initial Investment
  • Cash
  • Receivables
  • Inventory, Supplies, and Prepaid Expenses
  • Sources of Funds
  • Funds from Operations
  • Uses and Application of Funds
  • Plus more



Module 8 – What is Budgeting and Why is it Important?

This module covers the following key topics:

  • Budget
  • Financial Planning
  • Budgetary Control
  • Installing a Budgetary Control System
  • Responsibility for Budgeting
  • Key Factor
  • Sales Work Sheet
  • Fixed and Flexible Budgets
  • Plus more



Module 9 – Importance of Ratio Analysis

This module covers the following key topics:

  • Classification of Ratio
  • Norms for Evaluation
  • Managerial Uses of The Primary Ratio
  • Plus more



Module 10 – How to Calculate and Analyze Variances

This module covers the following key topics:

  • Variance
  • Types of Variance
  • Direct Material Variances
  • Computation of Labor Variances
  • Control of Variances
  • Variance Reporting
  • Plus more

Accountancy - Course Benefits:

  • Full Tutor Support
  • Self paced, no fixed schedules
  • Available to students anywhere in the world
  • 24/7 Access to the LMS ( Learning Management System )
  • Easy to understand quality e-learning study materials

Accountancy - Course Material

All Accountancy Diploma materials are included in the course price. All your study material will be available on our learning management system for which you will get access once you are enrolled. The material can be downloaded and printed as well.

Our distance learning course materials are specially written for home study and contain a wealth of knowledge in easy to understand language. We use variety of media to help you learn. Your course may use any of the following different media which you can use from home or where ever you choose to study:

  • Online course materials
  • Question papers
  • Additional Supporting Material
  • Useful Links

Accountancy - Course assessment

You will be continually assessed throughout the course. Your assignment will be marked by your tutor and independently moderated. The feedback on your assignment will then be sent to you. On receipt of this, you may wish to contact your tutor to discuss the feedback.

Tutor Support

When you enrol on a Accountancy - Diploma course with Oxford Home Study College you are allocated your personal tutor. Tutor’s help and support will be available throughout your studies with the college. He/she will assess your work and will provide you with regular feedback on your progress.

Who is this course for?

Accountancy Level 4 Diploma

  • Candidates interested to start a career in accountancy
  • Business owners seeking to look after their own accounts
  • Existing accountancy workers in seeking for higher positions or promotion
  • Accountancy workers with no formal qualifications
  • Anyone wishing to boost their career prospects.

Requirements

Accountancy Level 4 Diploma

There is no particular entry requirement for Accountancy - Diploma. We do not ask for any previous qualification or experience.

Endorsed Certificate of Achievement

At the end of the course, learner can claim an endorsed certificate by paying £95 accreditation fee.There are £9 postal charges for the UK students and £15 for the non UK students.

Certificate of Completion from OHSC

Certificate of Completion from OHSC (soft copy) can be claimed for £10. If you need hard copy of this certificate you will pay £25 + postal charges (£9 for UK students, £15 for outside UK)

Career path

Accountancy Level 4 Diploma

After Completing Accountancy - Diploma, Opportunities for employment may include working as an:

  • Accounts Assistant
  • Accounts Payable & Expenses Supervisor
  • Accounts Payable Clerk
  • Audit Trainee
  • Bookkeeper
  • Finance Assistant
  • Payroll Administrator / Supervisor
  • Tax Assistant / Accountant.
  • Accounting Clerk

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