The Diploma of Accounting will give you a strong working knowledge of the principles of accounting, tax, finance, 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 payable and accounts receivable officers
- payroll service providers
Pathways to further study:
- FNS60217 Advanced Diploma of Accounting
- BACC16 Bachelor of Business (Accounting), receiving up to one year's Advanced Standing
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.
||Manage budgets and forecasts
||Prepare financial reports
||Work effectively in the accounting and bookkeeping industry
||Provide financial and business performance information
||Prepare tax documentation for individuals
||Prepare financial reports for corporate entities
||Provide management accounting information
||Interpret and use financial statistics and tools
||Implement and maintain internal control procedures
||Apply legal principles in contract and consumer law
||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.
| Code || Name |
|FNSACC513||Manage budgets and forecasts|
|BSBFIA401||Prepare financial reports|
|FNSACC408||Work effectively in the accounting and bookkeeping industry|
|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|
|FNSINC602||Interpret and use financial statistics and tools|
|FNSACC516||Implement and maintain internal control procedures|
|FNSTPB503||Apply legal principles in contract and consumer law|
|FNSTPB504||Apply legal principles in corporations and trust law|
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
On completion, you will receive 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.
These are indicative fees only. Holmesglen reviews its tuition fees and other charges annually.
You will be required to pay the current fee that applies from the beginning of the next study period.
To find out more about fees or payment options, visit Fees for International Students.
Tuition assurance requirements
For more details, please refer to the Education Services for Overseas Students Act 2002.