Foundation Award in Accounting Software Level 2

Course Description

This qualification covers the essential skills needed for carrying out bookkeeping transactions using?specialised?software. You will learn practical skills, from using accounting software, entering accounting transactions and producing reports. Completion of this course can enhance skills for use in your current workplace or support you in gaining employment as a clerical assistant, trainee bookkeeper, accounts clerk or finance assistant.?

Location: Camden

Course Content

This qualification covers: set up accounting software, process sales and purchase transactions, perform bank and cash transactions, perform period end routine tasks and produce reports.

Teaching and Learning Methods

Your tutor will use a variety of teaching methods to accommodate different learning styles to support you in achieving your goals. The teaching on this course will involve lectures, discussions and lots of worked examples. You will spend the majority of your time practising using a PC. Throughout the course, your tutor will give you verbal and written feedback on your progress towards the requirements of the qualification.

Independent Learning

The skills you are learning should be practised outside college so that you develop and progress. Your practical skills should be supplemented with the study necessary to successfully complete the range of different assessments.

Assessment

There will be continual assessment during the course as well as a final assessment for the certificate.

Qualification you will achieve

On completion of this course, you will be awarded the AAT Level 2 Award in Computerised Accounting

Next Steps and Progression

For more information please contact the Learner Services Team on: 020 7255 4700 or email: LearnerServices@wmcollege.ac.uk

Additional Information

For more information please contact the Learner Services Team on: 020 7255 4700 or email: LearnerServices@wmcollege.ac.uk

Additional Learning Support

Additional Learning Support (ALS) is available for this course. ALS is subject to an assessment with a trained member of staff and support may include one or more of the following: support in the classroom, out of class workshops such as literacy, ICT and maths and specialist support for dyslexia. Provision of assistive equipment is also available and access support can be provided through reasonable adjustments with our Disability Officer. Teachers are supported to ensure their materials are inclusive to meet all learners needs. Digital Learning support is available in the Learning Centre at our Camden site. Careers advice and guidance is also available to all learners.

Additional Costs

WM College provides all the basic materials and equipment you will need to complete the course. Your tutor will advise you where you can buy materials or equipment to extend your study, should you wish. The College also provides additional financial support through the Discretionary Learner Support Fund (DLSF); however there are eligibility criteria that applies. Please refer to the DLSF policy which can be found at the main reception.
CAMDEN
44 Crowndale Road
NW1 1TR
Tel: 020 7255 4700
Email: learnerservices@wmcollege.ac.uk
KENTISH TOWN
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NW5 2QL
Tel: 020 7241 8572
Email: learnerservices@wmcollege.ac.uk