North East Scotland College


Aberdeen City Campus, Fraserburgh Campus


This course is perfect for those looking to enter the accounting profession. The course will help you to build a well-rounded, valuable skill-set that meets the standards required by employers. The course is designed to provide you with a solid foundation in the concepts and processes used in financial and management accounting as well as other essential and academic skills required in the professional workplace.

You will study:
Recording financial information; Preparing and interpreting final accounts; Cost and management accounting; Business law; Maths and business communication; Statistics in business; Financial reporting and analysis; Income tax and management accountancy.

Entry Requirements

2 Highers, preferably including English plus Maths or Applications of Maths at National 5.

Progression Routes

Direct entry to year 2 or 3 of relevant degree course. This course is part of our Degree Link programme, meaning that on successful completion of the course you could progress to a related degree at Robert Gordon University.

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

2 years


Business and Management

SCQF Level