Attendance / Duration
This course runs on a Tuesday and Thursday evening between 6pm - 9pm.
Campus / Course availability
This course is ideal for anyone who is either currently working in an accounting related role or looking to move into this field as a career change. No qualifications are required but an interest in accounting would be necessary.
You will complete your HNC Accounting group award over 2 years, achieving 3 PDAs (Professional Development Awards) along the way in Bookkeeping, Financial Accounting and Management Accounting. Each year you will complete 48 SCQF Credits towards your HNC in Accounting.
The first year would consist of the following 5 units:
Recording Financial Information, Understanding Financial Accounting Software, Payroll, Preparing Financial Statements and Income Tax. This allows you to achieve a PDA in Financial Accounts and PDA in Bookkeeping by completing these units.
The second year would consist of the following 4 units:
Spreadsheets, Management Accounting using IT, Cost Accounting and Graded Unit 1 (exam). This allows you to achieve a PDA in Management Accounting by completing these units.
By completing the 2 years, you will have achieved 12 HN credits for accounting and will receive your group award certificate.
This course is eligible for Individual Training Account (ITA) and Fee Waiver, depending on individual circumstances. For further information on funding go to our Funding and Fees tab to the right.
Please note that any course over £150 is eligible to pay by instalments.