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AAT Diploma in Accounting

Level 3

Key Facts

Level:Level 3

Full-time/part-time:Part Time

Duration:

This is a part time course for one year. One full day per week or two evenings.

Location:Lincoln Campus

Course Code:AATDP3ACC

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Why not pursue a career as an accounting technician.

The AAT Education and Training scheme offers 3 levels of study:  Level 2 Certificate in Accounting, Level 3 Diploma in Accounting and Level 4 Diploma in Accounting.  Students can commence study at the Certificate level with no previous accounting experience.  Students must register with the AAT to be eligible to sit the examinations.

This programme is also available as an Apprenticeship giving young people aged 16 and over the opportunity to combine the experience of working, with the added benefit of college attendance on a day release (or evening) basis.

Subjects covered are:
  • Accounts preparation
  • Preparing final accounts for sole traders and partnerships
  • Costs and revenues
  • Indirect tax
  • Spreadsheet software
  • Professional ethics in accounting and finance (if not completed at level 2)

Direct entry applicants with no bookkeeping qualifications will be required to undertake an on-line accounting test to determine their entry level.

RSA in Accounting, GCSE in Accounting, Irish Leaving Certificate in Accounting, AAT Certificate in Accounting, A Level Accounting, HNC or GNVQ Business & Finance, OCR Certificate in Accounting, AS Level in Accounting, Scottish Standard Grade in Accounting, NVQ 2 in Accounting. 

Lincoln College will require a photocopy of certificates prior to enrolment.

Attendance is as follows:

Lincoln Day - Tuesday. 

Lincoln Evening - Tuesday and Thursday 5.30 - 8.30 pm.

Newark Day - Thursday. 

Newark Evening - Tuesday and Thursday 5.30 - 8.30 pm

On successful completion of the Level 3 Diploma in Accounting, students may progress to the Level 4 Diploma in Accounting Preference for enrolment will be given to those students who have passed all of their examinations at the first attempt with good feedback. Those students who have not passed their examinations at the first attempt, but have passed the overall level, will be reviewed by the course progression board.

If you are under 19 on 31 August when your programme begins and you are a European Community National you are entitled to free tuition and free examination entry (for the first sitting of each module). Mature students may also qualify for free tuition. Please ask the College’s Guidance Services Unit for details. You are able to apply for a 24+ Advanced Learning Loan to pay for the cost of this course, please visit www.lincolncollege.ac.uk/plus24 for more information. You can find out more about the financial support available at the College at www.lincolncollege.ac.uk/support/money-matters BOOKS ARE NOT INCLUDED: Students must buy their own books, the cost of £150.00 is the maximum to be expected.

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