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FNS40217 Certificate IV in Accounting and Bookkeeping

Introduction

This course offers students’ knowledge and skills in accounting and bookkeeping fundamentals as an entry into Academia's accounting stream of courses. You will receive training in paper based accounting, computerised accounting, bookkeeping skills, understanding financial terms, developing strong communication skills, office procedures, selling and acquisitions and the preparation of financial records and reports.

Course Recognition

Course Code: FNS40217
Course Name: Certificate IV in Accounting
CRICOS Code: 0100008
CRICOS Duration: 39 Weeks registered on CRICOS, including tuition and course breaks

Units of competency for the Certificate IV in Accounting

Unit Code
Unit Description
BSBFIA401
Prepare financial reports
BSBSMB412
Introduce cloud computing into business operations
FNSACC311
Process financial transactions and extract interim reports
FNSACC312
Administer subsidiary accounts and ledgers
FNSACC313
Perform financial calculations
FNSACC407
Produce job costing information
FNSACC408
Work effectively in the accounting and bookkeeping industry
FNSACC412
Prepare operational budgets
FNSACC413
Make decisions in a legal context
FNSACC414
Prepare financial statements for non-reporting entities
FNSACC416
Set up and operate a computerised accounting system
FNSTPB401
Complete business activity and instalment activity statements
FNSTPB402
Establish and maintain payroll systems

Job Roles (Possible Careers)

This course designed to reflect the role of employees who perform duties such as:

  1. Completing Business Activity Statements (BAS) and other office taxes
  2. Operational reporting
  3. Producing of basic management reports
  4. Producing basic job costing reports
  5. Preparing budgets
  6. Supervising the operation of computer based systems
  7. Classifying, recording and reporting of accounting information
  8. Maintaining inventory records
  9. Managing a small office
  10. Making decisions in a legal context

Pathways

After successful completion of the Certificate IV in Accounting you can continue with FNS50215 Diploma of Accounting

Study, Assessment Methods and Facilities

This course is delivered face-to-face, through a combination of tutorials and computer lab workshops. Certificate IV in Accounting provides you with knowledge and skills as an introduction in bookkeeping including:

  1. Completing Business Activity Statements (BAS) and other office taxes
  2. Operational reporting
  3. Producing of basic management reports
  4. Producing basic job costing reports
  5. Preparing budgets
  6. Supervising the operation of computer based systems
  7. Classifying, recording and reporting of accounting information
  8. Maintaining inventory records
  9. Managing a small office
  10. Making decisions in a legal context

You will be assessed through written tests, computer-based (MYOB) tasks, and assignments

Equipment includes: Fully Equipped Computer Labs, Accounting / Business Software, Client Server and student PCs, Printed and on line Resources. Spacious classrooms, free internet access.

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