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AAT Foundation Certificate in Accounting Level 2

Open Study College
Course summary
749 GBP
e-learning / Online / Distance

Course description

Study towards an accredited, industry recognised award in accounting. This course focuses on a range of basic accounting practices and techniques. It is ideal if you are new to accountancy, or if you already have some experience of working in finance and are keen to develop your career. These AAT qualifications can be studied from home, making it even easier for you to begin your Accountancy career. Take the steps towards becoming a fully-fledged accountant from the comfort of your own home!

Unit 1: Bookkeeping Transactions (GLH: 60)

  • Understand financial transactions within a bookkeeping system
  • Processing customer transactions
  • Processing supplier transactions
  • Processing receipts and payments
  • Processing transactions through the ledgers to the trial balance

Unit 2: Bookkeeping Controls (GLH: 45)

  • Understanding payment methods
  • Understanding controls in a bookkeeping system
  • Using control accounts
  • Using the journal
  • Reconciling a bank statement with the cash book

Unit 3: Element of Costing (GLH: 45)

  • Understand an organisation’s cost recording system
  • Using a cost recording system to record or extract data

Unit 4: Work Effectively in Finance (GLH: 45)

  • Understanding an organisation’s finance function
  • Using numeracy, literacy and communication skills
  • Working independently or in a team to prioritise tasks and manage colleagues’ responsibilities
  • Understanding ethical values, principles and importance of confidentiality
  • Understanding and explaining benefits to organisations of sustainable values

Unit 5: Using Accounts Software (GLH: 45)

  • Recording and processing customer and supplier transactions
  • Recording and reconciling bank and cash transactions
  • Processing and using journals to enter accounting transactions
  • Production of reports for customer and suppliers
  • Production of a trial balance and general ledger reports


Pay Now: GBP 749.00
OR 6 Monthly Instalments of GBP 127.35 with a deposit of GBP
84.90 totalling 849

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Open Study College - First class home learning with a difference!

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