Please select the subjects you wish to take for 2022 exams  from the table below and checkout once you have made your selections. You will receive an email with access details to our Moodle LMS and course materials will be sent to you within three days of registration.

Please note – classes are currently online only due to Covid restrictions.

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Corporate & Business LawVal CorbettSeptemberTimetableDecember Timetable

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Performance ManagementMick BristowSeptember TimetableDecemberTimetable

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TaxationSandra GleesonDecemberTimetable

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Course Information

Key Programme Details

Award

AccountancySchool.ie Diploma in Accounting

NFQ Level

Level 8 About NFQ

Delivery Method

Online, Blended

Mode

Part Time

ECTS Credits

60

General Information

Contact

Gary Wall

Email

support@accountancyschool.ie

Phone

+35319061351

Address

AccountancySchool.ie
5 Lad Lane
Dublin 2

Role

Springboard Administrator

About this Course

This diploma is specifically designed for those with previous qualifications in accounting (either through completion of a cognate degree or as a holder of the ACCA Diploma in Accounting and Business. This Level 8 programme builds on existing foundation knowledge and understanding and develops strong broad and financial quality and skills required by financial personnel in intermediate employment positions.

It provides an opportunity for those with some accounting qualifications or experience to upskill or transition from related fields and will ensure that they are well placed to secure employment in areas including accountancy firms, accountancy posts in companies around the country, positions in the banking, other financial services sectors and any other accounts related positions. It is suited to those who wish to upskill to meet the demand outlined in this document for newly qualified and part-qualified accountants or for those in the SME sector who require formal training. It is also suitable for those who wish to reskill or transition from another career, such as those in the hospitality industry affected by the pandemic.

The diploma is a standalone qualification but is also represents progression towards attaining a full qualification as an accountant. Subject to RPL, learners must complete the following 4 modules.

Corporate and Business Law – skills and knowledge of the general legal framework relating to business with particular emphasis on company law.

Performance Management – apply management accounting techniques to quantitative and qualitative information.

Taxation- develop knowledge and skills relating to the tax system for both individuals and companies.

My Career, My Responsibility – covers CV preparation/interview skills, career planning, networking and making a positive impact, time management skills as well as learning how to communicate with influence.

Objectives

The Course provides an opportunity for those with some accounting qualifications or experience to upskill or transition from related fields and will ensure that they are well placed to secure employment in areas including accountancy firms, accountancy posts in companies around the country, positions in the banking, other financial services sectors and any other accounts related positions. It is suited to those who wish to upskill to meet the demand outlined in this document for newly qualified and part-qualified accountants or for those in the SME sector who require formal training. It is also suitable for those who wish to reskill or transition from another career, such as those in the hospitality industry affected by the pandemic.

Entry Requirements

To be eligible for the Diploma learners must have passed or qualify for exemptions from the Applied Knowledge subjects of the ACCA. Decisions on exemptions will be made by the ACCA based on the attached RPL policy and will be based on previous course of study such as a cognate degree (Accounting, Business, Finance etc) or on successfully completing previous subjects with the ACCA.

Long Description

This diploma is specifically designed for those with previous qualifications in accounting (either through completion of a cognate degree or as a holder of the ACCA Diploma in Accounting and Business. This Level 8 programme builds on existing foundation knowledge and understanding and develops strong broad and financial quality and skills required by financial personnel in intermediate employment positions.

The diploma is a standalone qualification but is also represents progression towards attaining a full qualification as an accountant. Subject to RPL, learners must complete the following 4 modules.

Corporate and Business Law – skills and knowledge of the general legal framework relating to business with particular emphasis on company law.

Performance Management – apply management accounting techniques to quantitative and qualitative information.

Taxation – develop knowledge and skills relating to the tax system for both individuals and companies.

My Career, My Responsibility – covers CV preparation/interview skills, career planning, networking and making a positive impact, time management skills as well as learning how to communicate with influence. Supervised work experience- learners pursuing ACCA qualifications must complete supervised work experience known as the Practical

Timetable Info

Evening and some Weekends.

Delivery and Location

Online and Dublin city centre – AccountancySchool.ie – 5 Lad Lane, Dublin 2

Delivery Notes

Blended Delivery – Courses can be taken fully online or with a mix of online and some classroom attendance (Covid dependent)

RPL Information