Foundations in Audit (FAU) ACCA Diploma in Accounting and Business (Level 4)
ACCA Foundations comprises a number of awards from the Association of Certified Chartered Accountants (ACCA). They teach you the fundamentals of accountancy, including recording financial transactions, management, business costs, and taxation. This qualification was previously known as Foundations in Accountancy (FIA)
Learners are able to:
Learn about external audit, the audit process, and the skills needed to audit financial statements.
Must be over 18 years at the time of application. There are no specific entry requirements for this qualification, but as a learner you will be ideally to be working with an organisation or role where they can demonstrate skills and apply knowledge. Alternatively, you could draw on previous experience within an organisation or use an organisation you are familiar with.
The Qualifications have been designed to be accessible without artificial barriers that restrict access and progression:
IELTS minimum 5.0- 6.5 overall with no fail.
Pass 5 GCSE subjects or equivalent
You don’t need any qualifications to study the Foundation-level qualifications, just a willingness to learn. They are a great place to start if you’re new to accountancy, or work in finance and have no accountancy credentials.
- Foundations in Audit (FAU)
Assessment will take place via a paper-based exam. This ensures you minimise time away from work and that you undertake work study which is relevant to your own
This course gives you the opportunity to start developing your career with dedicated career development support in addition to your online tuition.
- On completion of your studies, you may be given a full-time graduate opportunity by your employer
- You may wish to further your studies by taking on academic professional qualifications.