This course provides an introduction to both Financial and Management Accounting and gives sufficient training in accounting procedures and techniques to enable you to progress further academically or to be equipped sufficiently to attempt clerical level types of employment in an accounting environment.
You will study:
Preparing Financial Accounting Information; Preparing Management Accounting Information; Analysing Accounting Information; Handling Wages and Salaries; Computer Applications: Accounting; Management Accounting Systems; Preparing Accounts for Partnerships and Not for Profit Organisations; Preparing Accounts for Limited Companies; Recording Cash Transactions; Recording Transactions in the Ledger.
4 subjects at National 5 including English and a maths based subject; or relevant Foundation Apprenticeship; or relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 4 or 5. You will be invited to attend an interview.
You can progress to any business related HNC programme on the successful completion of this course.