ABKN1023 – Diploma in Accounting
Get qualified and earn more with a Diploma in Accounting!
Reviewed by Chartered Accountants Australia & New Zealand (CAANZ), this advanced qualification builds on the practical accounting skills and knowledge gained through the Certificate in Accounting. It will further enhance your accounting skills, enabling you to pursue a career in accounting, finance or business and help you on your pathway into membership of CAANZ.
All courses include:
You will cover the following units of competency within this Diploma
ABKN341 – Accounting & Business Prior Knowledge Quiz
Accounting with Excel
CITG137 – Accounting using Microsoft Excel
ABKN203 – Accounting and Business
ABKN143 – Determining Profit
ABKN126 – Issues in Income Determination & Asset Valuation
ABKN345 – Accounting Principles Assessment
Advanced Accounting Principles
ABKN124 – Tracking Cash & Controlling Assets
ABKN149 – Internal Decision Making
ABKN109 – Analysing Financial Reports
ABKN224 – NZ Financial Reporting Framework
ABKN346 – Advanced Accounting Principles Assessment
ABKN137 – Cost Classification
ABKN138 – Costing Methods
ABKN303 – Product & Product Costing
ABKN305 – Standard Costs & Variance Analysis
ABKN347 – Management Accounting Assessment
Advanced Management Accounting
ABKN304 – Activity Based Costing
ABKN121 – Budgeting & CVP Analysis
ABKN167 – Performance Management & Measurement
ABKN306 – Inventory Management & Planning
ABKN348 – Advanced Management Accounting Assessment
ABKN160 – Introduction to Income Taxation
ABKN156 – GST
ABKN132 – Company Taxation
ABKN158 – Look Through Companies
ABKN315 – Fringe Benefit Tax
ABKN349 – Taxation Assessment
Accounting with Xero
ABKN219 – Introduction to Xero Online
ABKN130 – Xero Chart of Accounts
ABKN136 – Managing Contacts with Xero
ABKN198 – Xero Sales, Invoices, Quotes & Inventory
ABKN220 – Xero Bank Reconciliation & Managing Accounts
ABKN194 – Xero Reporting Overview
ABKN216 – Xero & Payroll Add-ons
ABKN292 – Certificate in Xero Assessment
ABKN190 – Bank & GST Reconciliation with Xero
ABKN108 – Aged Receivables & Payables in Xero
ABKN148 – Managing Fixed Assets with Xero
ABKN120 – Budgeting with Xero
ABKG221 – Tracking Categories in Xero
ABKN192 – Report Preparation & Analysis in Xero
ABKN139 – Customising Templates in Xero
ABKN157 – How to Make the Most of Xero
ABKN293 – Advanced Certificate in Xero Assessment
ABKN154 – SPFR Framework For For-Profit Entities Part 1
ABKN173 – SPFR Framework For For-Profit Entities Part 2
ABKN112 – SPFR Framework For For-Profit Entities Part 3
ABKN110 – Verification, Completeness & Justification
ABKN226 – Accounting for a Full Year Case Study
ABKN227 – Looking Forward Case Study
ABKN350 – Accounting Practices Assessment
The Diploma of Accounting develops comprehensive proficiency in broad accounting functions. You will build a sound understanding of fundamental accounting principles alongside specific practical capabilities, including financial statement preparation and analysis, income tax, reconciliation and reporting compliance.
- This course has been reviewed by Chartered Accountants Australia & New Zealand (CANZ)*
- Get a formal qualification to develop your accounting career and work towards becoming an accounting technician
- Receive comprehensive tutor support
- Study online, at your own pace
- Gain a FREE membership to CAANZ if you are eligible for Accounting Technician status on completion
On successful completion of this course, graduates have opportunities for employment in accounting roles with duties such as preparing financial statements for a non-reporting entity, preparing tax returns, reporting on business performance and preparing accounting reports for management. You will also be equipped with skills in the technical aspects of accounting and will be in a position to offer technical support to an accountant or financial officer.
Accredited by ICOES
ICOES, the International
Council for Online Educational Standards guarantees you a high standard of content with measurable outcomes from a reputable training organisation. ICOES is the accrediting body that establishes, monitors and continually develops the educational standards of online teaching institutions.
Investment: $1,895 + GST or only $25 per week on a payment plan
Assessments: Case studies, quizzes, written assessments and practical exercises
Duration: 1 year
About the course developers This course has been developed by experts in accounting within The Career Academy team.
Course Level: 6
*Our Diploma in Accounting is a benchmark course for the industry and has been reviewed by CAANZ to meet 9 out of the 11 competencies required to become an Accounting Technician
Includes a FREE text book valued at $110
This course includes the text book Understanding Accounting Principles 7th Edition, which provides students with the key accounting concepts and principles in simple-to-understand terms. All examples and material are New Zealand business based.
The course also includes the following eBooks valued collectively at over $300:
- New Zealand Practical Accounting Guide
- NZ Master Tax Guide for Students 2017
- Foundations of New Zealand Taxation Law 2017
What our students say
★★★★★ “A very well organized and conceived course. By following the course materials, I was able to learn and build on the concepts with minimal questions. I would have no troubles recommending this course.” Chris Chung
Read below how former student Nikki Sim became a qualified Accounting Technician!
Nikki is a former student of The Career Academy who has successfully completed a Certificate in Payroll Administration and a Certificate in Accounting, as well as a Diploma in Accounting. The Career Academy gave her the opportunity to further her professional development by means of the support and guidance to achieve the Accounting Technician designation and full membership with The Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand.
She is now a fully qualified Accounting Technician and works at Robinson Interiors, whom provide interior fit outs for super yachts. Her role involves daily office management, , PA to the CEO as well as performing the main financial functions for the business.
Nikki was also asked to be an Accounting tutor at The Career Academy and loved the role as it enabled her to focus on helping people along their higher education pathways. “The team at The Career Academy really know how to support and guide people towards their goals,” she says. Prior to joining The Career Academy team, Nikki worked primarily in admin roles, notably as PA to the MD of a well-known family wine business.
Nikki has really wild side. She loves Rallying, having been her Dad’s co-driver for many years. Now with her own car there is a more of a focus on driving. When she’s not straightening the curves, she is enjoying time with her young son an
d husband, and walking her gorgeous Husky Chey.