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Accounting and Finance (Level 4)


Accounting Management Course Certificate of achievement in Accounting Management Course Level 4. Additional CPD Accredited Certificate with 90 CPD points available with no extra study. The course comes with easy to understand e-learning study materials. Endorsed Accounting Management Course level 4 from Certificate of Achievement. Interested in starting a rewarding new career in Accounting Management? Study from home in your own time and at your own pace for an endorsed Account Management Course! This exclusive Level 4 Accounting Management Course has been designed for newcomers to Accounting Management and finance, providing an insightful introduction to this dynamic specialism. The Accounting Management course helps you learn the core Accounting principles and practices. If you have a flair for numbers and meticulous attention to detail, you’re already halfway there! What is Accounting Management ? Accounting Management course units take students from the basic accounting fundamentals to the various Accounting concepts used by the accountants for keeping records of the capital expenditure of a company. From understanding debits and credits and using simple T-accounts to closing out the accounts at the end of an Accounting period, producing the statement of retained earnings and balance sheet, you will learn how each step is completed. This self-paced programme is available 24/7 providing you with the flexibility to train at the pace, location and time of your choosing. endorsed certificate from a registered awarding body is available on course completion. College registration, tutor support, course materials and additional supporting material are all included in the course fee.

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Accounting and finance_Accountancy


Accounting Management Course

Learning Outcomes

On completion of Accounting Management Level 4 the learner should be able to;

  • Understand the characteristics of Management and Leadership

  • Understand the management challenge and the new functions of management

  • Reading Annual Reports

  • Understanding Ratios and their Use in Decision Making

  • Understand the basic aspects of financial planning and the role of budgeting

  • Explain various types of budgets

Course Syllabus:

The Accounting Management course consists of the following units:

Unit 1 – Introduction to Accounting

This unit covers the following key topics:

  • Accounting and Finance
  • Accounting
  • Objectives of Accounting
  • Scope of Accounting
  • Functions of Accounting
  • Advantages of Accounting
  • Limitations of Accounting
  • Evolution of Modern Accounting
  • Branches of Accounting
  • Modern View of Accounting
  • Accounting Cycle
  • Plus more

Unit 2 – The Role of An Accountant

This unit covers the following key topics:

  • Role of an Accountant
  • Methods of Accounting
  • Debit and Credit
  • Types of Accounts
  • Distinction between Book-Keeping and Accounting
  • Organisation for Accounting and Finance
  • Bases of Accounting
  • Accounting Terminology
  • Plus more

Unit 3 – Accounting Concepts and Standards

This unit covers the following key topics:

  • Concepts of accounting
  • Accounting Framework
  • Standards of accounting
  • Plus more

Unit 4 – Journals and Subsidiary Books

This unit covers the following key topics:

  • Journal And Subsidiary
  • Advantages of Journal
  • Sub-Division of Journal
  • Ledger
  • Distinction between Journal and Ledger
  • Subsidiary Books
  • Basic Document for Subsidiary Books
  • Advantage of Subsidiary Books
  • Imprest System
  • Plus more

Unit 5 – Profit And Loss Accounts

This unit covers the following key topics:

  • Statement of Profit and Loss
  • Measurement of Income
  • Preparation of Profit or Loss Account
  • Plus more

Unit 6 – Balance Sheet

This unit covers the following key topics:

  • Balance Sheet
  • Purpose of Financial Statements
  • Prepare a Balance Sheet
  • Assets
  • Analyze a Balance Sheet
  • Current Ratio
  • Quick Ratio
  • Working Capital
  • Debt/Worth Ratio
  • Plus more

Unit 7 – Cash Flow Statements

This unit covers the following key topics:

  • Cash Flow
  • Initial Investment
  • Cash
  • Receivables
  • Inventory, Supplies, and Prepaid Expenses
  • Sources of Funds
  • Funds from Operations
  • Uses and Application of Funds
  • Plus more

Unit 8 – Budgeting

This unit covers the following key topics:

  • Budget
  • Financial Planning
  • Budgetary Control
  • Installing a Budgetary Control System
  • Responsibility for Budgeting
  • Key Factor
  • Sales Work Sheet
  • Fixed and Flexible Budgets
  • Plus more

Unit 9 – Financial Management Investment Methods

This unit covers the following key topics:

  • Introduction to Financial Management
  • Categories of Financial Management
  • Scope of Financial Management
  • Finance Functions
  • Finance and Accounting
  • Plus more

Course assessment

You will be continually assessed throughout the Accounting Management course. Your assignment will be marked by your tutor and independently moderated. The feedback on your assignment will then be sent to you. On receipt of this, you may wish to contact your tutor to discuss the feedback.

Accounting Management – Tutor Support

When you enrol on a Accounting Management course with Brentwood Open Learning College you are allocated your personal tutor. Tutor’s help and support will be available throughout your studies with the college. He/she will assess your work and will provide you with regular feedback on your progress.