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  • Start date:   February 2022
  • Level of Qualification:   SCQF Level 7


This course will increase your competence in financial and management accounting. It will help you gain relevant employment and/or progress to further study.

Start date: February 2022
Days of Week: Monday 1.00pm – 7.30pm, Tuesday, Self-Directed Study, Wednesday 9.00am-4.00pm, Friday 9.00am – 4.00pm
Duration: 6 months

  • What the course includes

    This course includes aspects of financial and management accounting, cost accounting, SAGE accounting and spreadsheets.

Why choose this course

You’ll get an excellent grounding in accounting practice and business principles and have the opportunity to meet employers who will be invited as guest speakers. Experienced lecturers with a wide range of industry experience will support and guide you throughout the course.

Entry requirements

  • Minimum of one Higher at grade C is beneficial but not essential
  • Those with relevant work experience are encouraged to apply
  • Other relevant qualifications will be considered
  • Commitment to learning is essential
  • Confidence in use of MS Excel is required

If English is not your first language, ESOL Level 5 is an entry requirement for this course.

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    Where it leads


    Progression to university for degree study

    Further part-time study

    Professional study to CIMA, ACCA, AAT

    Employment: Posts such as trainee accountant or accounts technician and other roles within accounting/business.

Interview arrangements

Applicants to this course will be interviewed

Fees, Finance & Funding

There may be help available to assist with your study related costs. Impartial, confidential help and advice on financial matters is available from the Student Funding Team - including Bursaries, Educational Maintenance Allowance (EMA), Student Awards Agency for Scotland, Student Loans Company and student support funds. Click here to find out more

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Take that next step in your career and apply for this course today. If the course is not yet open for applications, feel free to ask any questions by clicking make an enquiry.