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Accounting Certificate of achievement in Accounting Level 3. Additional CPD Accredited Certificate with 60 CPD points available with no extra study. The course comes with easy to understand e-learning study materials. Accounting Level 3 Endorsed Certificate of Achievement. Accounting and Finance Course level 3 is designed to lay the groundwork upon which to begin building a rewarding career in Accountancy. Whether looking to continue studying at a more advanced level in Accounting Diploma Level 5 in Accounting, pursue an entry-level Account Management position or further an existing career in this Accounting Field, this endorsed Accounting – Course could make all the difference. Begin your journey towards an exciting career in professional account management with this entry-level Accounting – Basics (Level 1). Accounting. With no prior knowledge or experience required, this Accounting Course entry-level certificate provides an insightful introduction to corporate Account Management as both a concept and a profession. This high-quality Level 4 Accounting – Course could make all the difference! Study an overview of professional Account management, along with the typical duties accountants take responsibility for and the various documents corporate accountants work with. The journey to success as a professional Accountant starts with a single step – why not take it right now? With the commitment of your own personally-assigned tutor and the Oxford Home Study College support team, the Accounting career of your dreams could be right at your fingertips!

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Accounting – Course

Accounting – Course Benefits

When studying for a Accounting – Level 3 with Oxford Home Study College, every candidate enjoys the following benefits:

  1. Complete access to recommend reference books, study aids and more via our extensive e-library.
  2. Provision of all essential course materials and lecture notes, along with case studies, practical exercises and key supporting documentation.
  3. 24/7 access to our exclusive digital learning platform and convenient online assessments at the end of each unit.
  4. The opportunity to earn a endorsed certificate from a respected and recognised awarding organization.
  5. The dedicated support of an experienced, qualified and professional tutor for ongoing assistance while completing your course.

Accounting – Learning Objectives

This exclusive Accounting – Course Level 4 has been designed for ambitious candidates looking to lay a strong foundation for further studies, or to begin working towards a career in Account Management . Suitable for newcomers and existing members of the workforce alike, business owners and entrepreneurs could also benefit from professional-quality Accountancy skills. By studying the key duties and responsibilities of working Accountants, candidates are primed and readied to begin writing their own success stories.

Key skills, talents and knowledge picked up along the way include:

  • Detailed knowledge of the contemporary Accountancy profession
  • Understanding of key Accountancy concepts and standards
  • Familiarity with basic Accountancy journals and documents
  • The confidence to pursue a career in accountancy

Accounting – Course Outline

This introductory Level 3 Accounting – Course is delivered over the course of three insightful modules – each concluding with an online assessment to verify your acquired knowledge and competencies. Your assigned tutor will provide you with comprehensive support at all times, in order to assist with your successful completion of each unit.

Unit 1 – Introduction to Accounting and Finance

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 – 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 – 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 4 – 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 5 – 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 6 – 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