Graduate Diploma in Accounting (Level 7) in Aspire2 International

Aspire2 International

Campus: Auckland and Christchurch

Duration: 1 year

Intake: Jan, Feb, Mar, May, Jun, Aug, Sep, Nov, Dec

*Fee: $19850

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Boost your career in Accounting with this diploma, by knowing about the New Zealand accounting sphere. You will be known by employers, institutions and the industry as an optimistic contributor to business and industry. This can lead to future study in professional accountancy.

You will learn the skills you need to give within a range of organisational roles. You will learn how to employ software of accounting and payroll and know managerial and financial accounting, financial management, and taxation. You will know critically about business problems, and give solutions.

You will get the chance to engage with your class mates and tutors in class.

You will be helped by our great faculty who are professionally educated and have employer and academic experience to share with you.

Main sections:

  • Small business accounting
  • Cost and management accounting
  • Financial accounting
  • Taxation
  • Audit and Assurance
  • Financial management
  • The use of New Zealand financial software
    Graduates will have the knowledge that is needed to mix well into New Zealand organisations. They will be able to:

    1. Use accounting software for businesses and payroll software in the work place.
    2. Deliver the understanding of ideas, academic theories and models underpinning managerial accounting, financial accounting taxation, audit and assurance, and financial management.
    3. Think practically and systematically about business issues and give solutions.
    4. Evaluate and make suggestions in respect of business financial problems.
    5. Graduates may move forward to have an accountancy professional body membership in New Zealand or pursue an ACCA professional qualification.

    Eligibility criteria

    Academic eligibility:

    Candidate must have a bachelor degree in Commerce.

    English language proficiency score:

    1. IELTS score of 6.0 with no less than 5.5
    2. TOEFL Score of 60 – 78 is required
    3. PTE required score is 50

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