The Diploma of Accounting will give you an advanced understanding of financial reporting, income tax returns, auditing, business performance, statistics and law as they apply to the accounting profession, as well as the broader Australian business environment.
Career opportunities, include:
- assistant accountant
- office manager
- accounts administrator
- payroll service provider
Pathways to further study:
- Advanced Diploma of Accounting FNS60217
- Bachelor of Business (Accounting) with up to one year’s advanced standing
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Studying the Diploma of Accounting at Holmesglen
Classes are highly interactive, with challenging and relevant assignments and projects. You will gain knowledge and skills in practical accounting applications to gain employment in entry level accounting positions.
Full time Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday 9.00 – 5.30 pm
Part-time study – Students can choose from the above three days.
||Provide financial and business performance information
||Prepare tax documentation for individuals
||Prepare financial reports for corporate entities
||Provide management accounting information
||Apply legal principles in contract and consumer law
||Implement and maintain internal control procedures
||Interpret and use financial statistics and tools
||Apply legal principles in corporations and trust law
| Code || Name |
|FNSACC511||Provide financial and business performance information|
|FNSACC512||Prepare tax documentation for individuals|
|FNSACC514||Prepare financial reports for corporate entities|
|FNSACC517||Provide management accounting information|
|FNSTPB503||Apply legal principles in contract and consumer law|
|FNSACC516||Implement and maintain internal control procedures|
|FNSINC602||Interpret and use financial statistics and tools|
|FNSTPB504||Apply legal principles in corporations and trust law|
Assessments are designed to provide learners with opportunities to demonstrate they have attained the required skills and knowledge using a range of practically based activities and tasks, as required by recognised standards.
Completion of FNS40617 Certificate IV in Accounting and Bookkeeping
Recognition of prior learning
You may be able to shorten the length of your chosen course by measuring skills acquired through work, life experiences or qualifications obtained from formal studies or training. AQF qualifications and statements of attainment issued by another registered training organisation will be recognised by Holmesglen. Read more about Recognition of Prior Learning, Credits and Advanced Standing.
Qualification and recognition
Upon completion, you will be awarded the FNS50217 Diploma of Accounting.
How to apply
Apply via agent
Holmesglen recommends international students apply through one of our accredited student recruitment agents. This will assist you in the preparation of all application documents and ensure that you are well counselled on the Australian Government's Genuine Temporary Entrant (GTE) requirements for International students. Further information of the GTE requirements is available at: https://www.homeaffairs.gov.au.
To find out more, visit How to Apply for International Students.
If you have further questions about your application, please contact our International Centre:
T: 03 9564 1703
Holmesglen may engage third parties to recruit students on behalf of the institute. Third party recruiters receive a commission and this will not impact on your fees.
Find out more about your rights and obligations as a student and the services we provide at Holmesglen.
|Course fee||$7,000||per annum|
|Mandatory materials fee (GST inc)||$0||per course|
|Mandatory activities fee (GST inc)||$0||per course|
|** Additional course costs||$300||per course|
**Additional costs may also apply for course consumable and other costs. These may include consumables such as learning resources, personal protective equipment/clothing and other costs such as immunisation costs, National Police Check and Working with Children Check for relevant courses. To view the additional costs that apply for each course, download a full list of estimated additional costs by course (PDF - 102kb).
All fees are indicative only. Holmesglen reviews its tuition fees and charges annually. You will be required to pay the current fee that applies from the beginning of the next study period.
An additional administration fee may apply where the application is submitted directly to Holmesglen and not through a Holmesglen-approved education agent.
View detailed information on fees, payments and refunds here
Tuition Fee Protection Service
The Tuition Protection Service (TPS) is an initiative of the Australian Government to assist international students whose education providers are unable to fully deliver their course of study for which tuition fees are paid. Read more about the TPS here