NSCG | Level 2 AAT Foundation Certificate in Accounting (Afternoon /…
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Course overview

This course is ideal if you wish to develop knowledge and practical experience of the principles of accounting.
Units include:

Bookkeeping Transactions
Bookkeeping Controls
Elements of Costing
Using Accounting Software
Work Effectively in Finance


You will learn through experiencing a varied programme which includes solving simulated problems, lectures, group work, discussions and attempting past exam papers. You will also be required to study away from weekly lectures to ensure exam success.

What else do I need to know?

Please note there may be additional costs for books, materials or other expenses.

What are the entry requirements?

Entry to the Level 2 Certificate is by a grade C/5 in GCSE maths, an appropriate level of Business English and preferably some accounting or finance experience.

How is it assessed?

Each unit is assessed by an externally set, computer based examination where a minimum of 70 per cent of the marks are required to demonstrate competency.

What financial support is on offer?

Newcastle and Stafford Colleges Group is pleased to be able to offer financial support to help students meet the costs of attending College. If you are on state benefits or are on a low income you may be entitled to fee remission towards your course.
*This is at the Colleges discretion.

What can I do next?

Most students progress to our AAT Level 3 Diploma in Accounting or use the qualification for 'on the job' career progression purposes.

How do I find out more?

Contact: jo.furnival@nscg.ac.uk or kate.marks@nscg.ac.uk or Julie.williamson@nscg.ac.uk

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