Accounting Level 1 Certificate endorsed by ABC Awards with tutor support.

Oxford Home Study College


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Offer ends 07 July 2020
Study method
Online, self-paced
80 Hours
No formal qualification
Endorsed by ABC Awards
Additional info
  • Exam(s) / assessment(s) is included in price
  • Tutor is available to students

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Accounting Course

Endorsed Accounting Course Level 1 Certificate of Achievement. Successful careers in Accounting comprise 50% numeracy and 50% ambition. If you want to climb to the very top of the career ladder, you need to apply yourself and build a comprehensive understanding of the Accounting profession. Our exclusive Level 1 Accounting and Finance certificate provides an inspiring introduction to the everyday duties and responsibilities of the qualified Accountant. If ready to take control of your career, our quality distance learning courses could make all the difference!

Study Accounting in your own time from any location worldwide for a fully-endorsed certificate in Accounting and Finance. This intermediate online study program provides an introductory overview of the Accounting profession, along with the most important responsibilities and duties overseen by Accountants worldwide. Learn how to work with important Accountancy documents and financial records, contribute to efficient budgeting and cost-control and so much more besides. Begin your career in Accountancy with a quality study program and the future is yours for the taking!

Our exclusive Accounting instills learners with the knowledge, skills and confidence required to pursue rewarding careers in high-level fraud-detection and prevention.


Endorsed by ABC Awards

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Accounting Course

Accounting - Course Benefits

When studying for a fully-endorsed Accounting with Oxford Home Study College, every learner benefits from:

  1. The most comprehensive introduction to the Accounting profession, along with its role and importance in a wider business context.
  2. Flexible online learning with absolutely no deadlines or time restrictions to worry about – study in your own time and at your own pace.
  3. No geographical restrictions – our courses are open to ambitious candidates on a global basis.
  4. Full 24/7 access to our exclusive digital learning platform and comprehensive support from your personally-assigned tutor.
  5. The opportunity to study at home for an internationally-recognized Accounting qualification that could transform your career.

Accounting - Account Management Learning Objectives

This advanced Accounting covers every essential practical skill and theoretical concept the learner must master to join this highly-competitive industry. Upon completion of the Accounting, candidates will have the opportunity to pursue professional positions in key areas of Accounting, or begin establishing their own consultancies from scratch. Ultimately, the objective of the Accounting is to assist learners with their transition from enthusiastic newcomer to fully-qualified and employed professional.

Accounting has 06 intensive modules, candidates explore the primary responsibilities and daily duties of the working Accountant. The Accounting course also covers the role of the Accountant as part of a wider Accounting team.

Upon successful completion of this Accounting, candidates take away the most essential industry-specific skills, talents and knowledge including:

  • A detailed understanding of the Accounting profession
  • How Accountants protect businesses from loss and damage
  • Advanced understanding of common Accounting techniques/patterns
  • Extensive knowledge of investigative and evidence-gathering processes
  • The confidence to build and present a case upon detection of fraud
  • The opportunity to step into a professional position for the first time

Accounting Course - Outline

This advanced yet accessible Accounting course certificate is delivered across 03 intensive modules – each concluding with an online assessment to verify your acquired knowledge and competencies. Comprehensive support and guidance will be provided by your personally-assigned tutor throughout your studies.

Unit 1 - Accounting Basics

This unit 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

Unit 2 - Accountant's Roles and Responsibilities

This unit 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

Unit 3 - Key Financial Reports

This unit covers the following key topics:

  • The Income Statement
  • Sample Income Statement
  • The Balance Sheet
  • Sample Balance Sheet
  • The Cash Flow Statement
  • Statement of Retained Earnings
  • Keeping Score
  • Single vs. Double Entry Accounting
  • A Review of Financial Terms
  • Understanding Debits and Credits
  • Working with Debits and Credits
  • Plus more

Who is this course for?

Accounting Course

Our fully-endorsed Accounting is suitable for newcomers to the industry and existing members of the workforce alike. Whether looking to climb the career ladder or exploring an entirely new profession for the first time, a recognised qualification from a fully-endorsed awarding body could make all the difference. From accountancy workers seeking a new challenge to business owners overseeing their own loss-prevention duties to future entrepreneurs, this exclusive Accounting course is packed with extraordinary insights.

We specialise in dynamic, accessible and affordable distance learning opportunities that are open to candidates on a global basis. Study Accounting in your own time and at your own pace, with the ongoing support of your own personally-assigned tutor from start to finish. All course materials are provided as standard and our innovative digital learning platform can be accessed on a 24/7 basis from anywhere with an Internet connection.

With the help of Oxford Home Study College, a fulfilling and financially-rewarding career in Accounting could be right at your fingertips!


Accounting Course

We work hard to keep all of our courses as accessible as possible for all learners.

Endorsed Certificate of Achievement

At the end of the course, learner can claim an endorsed certificate by paying £45 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

Accounting Course

Upon successful completion of our Accounting, candidates may choose to pursue an extensive range of careers including:

  • Accountant
  • Financial Assurance Manager
  • Financial Assurance Specialist
  • Forensic Accountant
  • Information Technology Auditor
  • Senior Auditor
  • Senior Budget Analyst
  • Tax Accountant
  • Tax Specialist

Questions and answers

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Alex asked:

What are the awarding body accreditation charges? How much is the extra cost overall?


Dear Alex, At the end of the course, the learner can claim an endorsed certificate by paying the standard £85 accreditation fee and postal charges (£9 for UK students, £15 for the outside UK). We will apply for your endorsed certificates as soon as we receive your payment.

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Kelly asked:

Is the final exam take online or at a chosen venue? Thanks.


Dear Kelly, There are no formal exams in Accounting course, no classroom assessments and no travel is required at any time. All assessments are completed and submitted online, in the form of written assignments. Your personally-assigned tutor will guide you through the whole process, step-by-step.

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What is an ‘endorsed’ course?

An endorsed course is a skills based course which has been checked over and approved by an independent awarding body. Endorsed courses are not regulated so do not result in a qualification - however, the student can usually purchase a certificate showing the awarding body’s logo if they wish. Certain awarding bodies - such as ABC Awards and TQUK - have developed endorsement schemes as a way to help students select the best skills based courses for them.


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