Level 4 Diploma in Accounting and Business

Course Description

Overview

Accounting and finance is a specialised branch of accounting that keeps track of a company’s financial transactions. Using standardised guidelines, the transactions are recorded, summarised, and presented in a financial report or financial statement such as an income statement or a balance sheet.

Description

It’s important to point out that the purpose of Level 4 Diploma in Accounting and Business qualification is not to report the value of a company. Rather, its purpose is to provide enough information for others to assess the value of a company for themselves.

Entry Requirements

    • Relevant NQF/QCF/RQF Level 3 Award/Diploma or at the level of GCE/GCSE or equivalent
    • Learner must be 18 years or older at the beginning of the course
    • Mature learners (over 21) with management experience

Module Structure

    • The Accountant’s Environment
    • Quantitative Methods
    • Financial Accounting
    • Management Accounting
    • Management Concepts and Practice
    • Business Economics

Progression

Learners completing their Level 4 Diploma in Accounting and Business will allow progress to:

    • Level 5 Diplomas, including the Level 5 Diploma in Accounting and Business qualification.
    • The Level 4 Diploma in Accounting and Business.
    • Learners are eligible to gain direct entry into Year 2 of a three-year UK Bachelor’s degree
      programme.