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Diploma in Financial Reporting and Analysis – Level 5


Financial reporting is the process of reporting the financial information and results of an organisation to its management, stakeholders and related parties. Financial reporting is an important concept that determines the financial position and progress of an organisation and plays a crucial role in helping the management make effective financial decisions. This department is one of the most prominent departments of an organisation and the individuals aspiring to get into this have to reflect standard expertise, knowledge and skills, all of which can be easily acquired through this Diploma in Financial Reporting and Analysis – Level 5. This course systematically builds on your financial reporting knowledge by educating you on the more advanced topics such as long term finance, equity finance, associate, liabilities and assets. The financing cost of a business such as the cost, interests and other charges involved in burrowing a loan or building assets will also be taught through this course to help you work towards minimizing it. Certain financial executives are given the responsibility of governing the accounts of a group of companies and the procedures involved in this will be next given the spotlight. The role of statement of financial position, segment reporting tool, income statement and cash flow statement will also be discussed abundantly throughout this course program The course has been endorsed under the ABC Awards and Certa Awards Quality Licence Scheme. This means that Global Edulink* has undergone an external quality check to ensure that the organisation and the courses it offers, meet defined quality criteria. The completion of this course alone does not lead to a regulated qualification* but may be used as evidence of knowledge and skills gained. The Learner Unit Summary may be used as evidence towards Recognition of Prior Learning if you wish to progress your studies in this subject. To this end the learning outcomes of the course have been benchmarked at Level 5 against level descriptors published by Ofqual, to indicate the depth of study and level of demand/complexity involved in successful completion by the learner. The course itself has been designed by Global Edulink* to meet specific learners’ and/or employers’ requirements which cannot be satisfied through current regulated qualifications. ABC Awards & Certa Awards endorsement involves robust and rigorous quality audits by external auditors to ensure quality is continually met. A review of courses is carried out as part of the endorsement process. *1Training is an approved reselling partner for ABC Awards courses under Global Edulink *Regulated qualification refers to those qualifications that are regulated by Ofqual / CCEA / Qualification Wales

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Learning Outcomes

  • Learn about long term finance and equity finance
  • Understand the financing cost of a business
  • Explore how to manage the accounts and finance of a group of companies
  • Examine the role of statement of financial position in determining the progress of an organisation
  • Get into terms with the components and structure of an income and cash flow statement
  • Learn the definition of IAS 24 related party disclosures
  • Discover the segment reporting tool in the finance world

Course Curriculum

1: Introduction To Long Term Finance

2: What Is Raising Equity Finance

3: Cost Of Finance

4: Introduction To Group Accounts

5: Understand The Statement Of Financial Position Part 1

6: Understand The Statement Of Financial Position Part 2

7: The Structure Of The Income Statement

8: Definition Of Associate

9: Introduction To Joint Arrangements

10: Nature Of Vertical Groups

11: Nature Of Mixed Groups

12: Introduction To Piecemeal Acquisitions

13: Introduction To Disposals And Re-organisations

14: What Is Foreign Currency

15: Structure Of The Cash Flow Statement

16: Understand The Cash Flows

17: Statement Of Changes In Equity

18: Revenue – Ias 18

19: Definition Of Ias 24 Related Party Disclosures

20: Ias 37 Provisions, Contingent Liabilities And Contingent Assets

21: Leases In The Business World

22: Taxation

23: Understanding A Financial Instrument Part 1

24: Understanding A Financial Instrument Part 2

25: What Are Share-based Payments

26: Earnings Per Share Ratio

27: Analysing The Ratio

28: What Is Segmental Analysis

29: Appendix Tables And Formulas

Access Duration

The course will be directly delivered to you, and you have 12 months access to the online learning platform from the date you joined the course. The content will be accessible to you 24/7. The course is self-paced and you can complete it in stages, revisiting the lectures at any time.

Method Of Assessment

This online course is assignment-based with learners being assessed upon the submission of a series of assignments. Once you successfully submit the assignments, students will gain a professional qualification. The assignments must be submitted to the instructor through the online learning portal. The assignments will be reviewed and evaluated, with feedback provided to the student on how well they have fared.

Please Note: Additionally, a total of £49 is charged for the assessment and certificate, and you need to pay that when submitting your assessments only (It is not required to pay initially upon registering). This payment can be made in 02 installments.


ABC awards and Certa Awards will provide successful learners with a Certificate of Achievement and a Learner Unit Summary, which lists the units completed by the learner through this course.

Accredited Body

ABC Awards and Certa Awards have long-established reputations for providing high quality vocational qualifications across a wide range of industries. ABC Awards and Certa Awards combine over 180 years of expertise combined with a responsive, flexible and innovative approach to the needs of our customers.

Renowned for excellent customer service, and quality standards, ABC Awards and Certa Awards also offer regulated qualifications for all ages and abilities post-14; all are developed with the support of relevant stakeholders to ensure that they meet the needs and standards of employers across the UK.