Not sure what career to choose? Contact us
Course Number: FNS50215R2-01V01
Do you like getting to the bottom line? Are you great with numbers? Are you good at solving puzzles? Our Diploma of Accounting is the course you need if you want to learn to prepare taxation returns or gain a professional accounting role in the financial services sector. It can also be used to provide a pathway into most university accounting courses or establish a career pathway into other business spheres, such as management, human resource management or marketing.You will learn to provide financial and business performance information, prepare financial statements and analyse and present research information. You will also learn to prepare for an accounting job by planning, coordinating and evaluating your own work using tools such as complex spreadsheets. In addition, you will gain sufficient knowledge to provide accounting guidance to others, under supervision. Licensing/Regulatory Information Work functions in the occupational areas where this qualification may be used are subject to regulatory requirements. Refer to the FNS Implementation Guide Companion Volume or the relevant regulator for specific guidance on requirements.This qualification includes units that comprise an approved Tax Practitioner Board (TPB) course in Australian taxation law and commercial law. Persons seeking registration with the TPB should check current registration requirements with the Board.
Offered on 4 campuses
There are not entry requirements
Professional accounting job roles in financial services and other industries
A TAFE NSW Certificate IV or Diploma could give you up 6 to 12 months advanced standing in a university degree and some Advanced Diplomas offer even more credit.
Choosing a TAFE to University Pathway at North Coast TAFE is a great way to get practical ‘job ready’ skills and then gain entry to a university at an advanced stage.
More information can be found on our TAFE 2 uni page on our website.
Why study something again if you already have the skills and knowledge? Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) is about helping you get your qualification faster and getting you to where you want to be!
Working with one of our RPL assessors we’ll review your life and work experiences as well as any previous study you may have done to confirm just what we can match up with your current course of study.
Note: Some short, licensing or compliance courses, eg Food Safety for Supervisors or First Aid are not granted RPL as demonstrated competency is required by regulatory authorities.
Find out more about RPL at North Coast TAFE
On-Campus Learning - Study at our place for all or some of your course and access the on-campus TAFE experience.
North Coast TAFE offers a wide choice of courses, some that attract government subsidies and some that do not. The fees payable will vary, depending on your personal circumstances, your study history and the course you choose.
Your government subsidised fee, and your eligibility for concessions, exemptions and scholarships, are all calculated and confirmed during the enrolment process.
The 2017 subsidised fees indicated on this page are indicative only and based on 2016 fees. The state government may make some small changes to fees and subsidies for 2017 enrolments and we will update our site if and when that happens.
To view accurate fees for your course, please choose your study option below;