BUSINESS, Accounting AND LAW

Overview

This course teaches skills relevant to Accounting and Finance roles. Below is the course outline:

Basic costing

Computerised accounting

Work effectively in accounting and finance

Processing bookkeeping transactions

Control accounts, journals and the banking system

On completion, you will be awarded an Introductory Certificate in Accounting

Aims of the course

The Introductory Certificate in Accounting will prepare you for junior and entry level accounting roles by giving you a solid foundation in finance administration - covering areas such as double entry bookkeeping and basic costing principles. It is suited for:

People who are new to accounting and finance

Unqualified accounting staff who want to enhance their foundation knowledge and skills

Employers looking to upskill their staff

People looking to change their careers

Unit Breakdown

All units are mandatory

Assessment Method

Assessment is by computer-based exams and computer-based projects

Progression Opportunities

You may want to consider taking the Level 3 Intermediate Diploma in Accounting.

Career Options

What can I earn in business, accounting and law?

When you're deciding what to study post-16, it's important to think about where your course will lead. If you choose to study for a qualification in business, accounting or law, you'll be starting on a career path with loads of opportunity for progression ? and a top salary in your sights. For example:

Financial project managers start on around £29,000 a year and can earn up to £50,000 with 3-5 years' experience

Business administrators start on around £26,000 a year and can earn £39,000 with 3-5 years' experience

Legal secretaries start on around £24,000 and can earn up to £35,000 with 3-4 years' experience

If you're interested in a career in business, accounting or law, we offer a diverse range of vocational courses that will help you get where you want to go.

To find out more go to https://www.lscollege.ac.uk/courses/business-accounting-and-law or contact us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Entry Requirements

4 GCSEs D-F / or 3-2 (in 2017 GCSEs)

Relevant Level 1 qualification with Merit or above

Relevant industry experience to Level 1 or above

Facilities

You will have access to computers (with needed the softwares) during and outside of lessons for your studies. Students also does have access to library facilities. The course is delivered through a mixture of classroom lessons, workshops and presentations.

Process for Application

To apply please select your chosen start date and location below.


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Details

Venue Lewisham Way
Day/Eve Evening
Study Mode Part Time
Duration 18 weeks
Start Date 19/02/2018
End Date 09/07/2018

Fees and Finance

16-18 £0 p/ year
19-24 £633 p/ year
24+ £633 p/ year
International £2,880 p/ year

Funding

For up-to-date information about tuition fees, living costs and financial support, visit Fees and Finance.

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