Western Sydney Institute

Diploma of Accounting


Nepean - Kingswood, Nepean, Blacktown

This diploma equips you for an entry level role in accounting with exposure to essential learning, from establishing and maintaining accounting systems through to payroll and financial reporting.

  • $2,850*

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  • Nepean - Kingswood

    • July 19, 2017

    • Full time (18 weeks)

    • In class

    In class Full time (18 weeks)

  • Nepean

    • July 19, 2017

    • Part time (36 weeks)

    • In class

    In class Part time (36 weeks)

  • Blacktown

    • July 31, 2017

    • Full time (36 weeks), Part time (18 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (36 weeks), Part time (18 months)

*Verified June 16, 2017. Prices and fees are advertised by the provider and may be estimates only. Prices and fees can vary or change. Please check with the provider before enrolling. To learn more, read our editorial policy.

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How it works

Entry Requirements
Nationally recognised under the Australian Qualifications Framework.
Coursework, assessment

Course Overview

This qualification reflects professional accounting job roles in financial services and other industries.

Individuals in these roles apply solutions to a range of often complex problems, and analyse and evaluate information from a variety of sources. They apply initiative to plan, coordinate and evaluate their own work and guidance to others within defined guidelines.

  • Assistant Accountant
  • Finance Sector Supervisor

Course Content

To obtain a Diploma of Accounting with Western Sydney Institute, you’ll need to complete some or all of the following units of study successfully. Units may vary or change so check with the provider before enrolling.

A total of 11 Study Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

Core Units

6 Core Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

  • Provide financial and business performance information

  • Prepare tax documentation for individuals

  • Manage budgets and forecasts

  • Prepare financial reports for corporate entities

  • Implement and maintain internal control procedures

  • Provide management accounting information

Elective Units

5 Elective Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

  • Prepare financial reports

  • Develop and use complex spreadsheets

  • Process financial transactions and extract interim reports

  • Prepare financial statements for non-reporting entities

  • Establish and maintain accounting information systems

Course Provider

TAFE Western Sydney is a vocational education and training provider dedicated to shaping the futures of individuals, community and industry in Western Sydney and further.

TAFE Western Sydney is also a leading provider of distance education through its specialist distance and online learning brand, OTEN (the Open Training and Education Network). OTEN’s training provides a high level of individual support, flexibility as well as advanced technologies which allow students to study at their own pace.

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