• LEVEL

    Level 2

  • FT/PT

    PT

  • AGE GROUP

    19+

  • DURATION

    1 year

  • AWARDING BODY

    AAT

OVERVIEW

The foundation certificate in accounting covers a range of basic accounting principles and techniques, from costing and double-entry bookkeeping to using accounting software.

There are five units studied within this level.

course information

Date: 01/08/2018 - 31/07/2019

Location: STEM Centre

Total Fees: £1265.00

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For more information call Course Information on
01642 333333 or email courseinfo@mbro.ac.uk.

Modules include:

  • Bookkeeping Transactions
  • Bookkeeping Controls
  • Elements of Costing
  • Work Effectively in Finance
  • Using Accounting Software

The course is 5 hours attendance per week.

Days and times to be confirmed.

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

You must have gained a Level 2 English and maths (GCSE grades A*-C). Certificates will need to be produced at enrolment. If proof cannot be produced or you do not meet these entry requirements then applicants will be invited to complete an initial assessment prior to acceptance.

You must attend an interview with the AAT team.

If you do not hold a Level 2 in maths and English you will need to take an initial assessment prior to being offered a place.

You will be assessed through 5 computer-based assessments.

The College Careers Service is available to all our students. We can help you when deciding which course or option you wish to take. During your course we ensure you develop employability skills and gain relevant experience. We provide information, advice and support when completing your course and progressing to work or going into higher education. When applying for university we can provide support with the UCAS application and Student Finance.

Tuition fees are free if you are a UK or home- fee status student and aged 16-18 on the 31st August before the start of your course.

If you are aged 19 or over, you may be required to pay fees depending on your residency status, educational background and personal circumstances. Many people qualify for free tuition fees, for more information please contact Course Information on 01642 333333.

Level 2 Entitlement: If you are aged 19 - 23 on the start date of the course and this is your first full Level 2 qualification, the course is free if you are studying for an entry or Level 1 qualification (except Basic Skills) where a step from Basic Skills is needed in order to progress to a first full Level 2 course or this is a first full Level 2 qualification.

You can either apply online by clicking on the ‘apply button’ at the top of this website page, or you can download a adult courses application from here and print it out, complete the form and send it to the College.

Once we have received and processed your application form we will be in touch. If you have any queries with regards to your application or you would like further information and support, please contact our Admissions Team on (01642) 333601. Or if you have any enquiries about courses, please contact Course Information on (01642) 333333 or e-mail CourseInformation@mbro.ac.uk.

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LEARNING SUPPORT

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FINANCIAL SUPPORT

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TRAVEL INFORMATION

We are situated in a fantastic location, just a stone’s throw from Middlesbrough town centre. As well as being a matter of minutes from both the train and bus stations, eligible students can also benefit from free travel.

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