Diploma of Accounting - FNS50217

Canberra Institute of Technology (CIT)

This qualification reflects professional accounting job roles in financial services and other industries, including tax agents, accounts payable and accounts receivable officers, payroll service providers, and employees performing a range of accounting tasks for organisations in a range of 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 provide guidance to others within defined guidelines.

Structure:

11 units: 6 core; 5 elective

Subjects you can Study:

Provide management accounting information; Provide financial and business performance information; Prepare and administer tax documentation for legal entities; Process financial transactions and extract interim reports; Prepare financial reports to meet statutory requirements; Comply with financial services regulation and industry codes of practice; Apply legal principles in contract and consumer law; Apply legal principles in corporations and trust law; Implement and maintain internal control procedures; Apply economic principles to work in the financial services industry; Process salary packaging arrangements and additional allowances in payroll; Interpret and apply knowledge of taxation systems relevant to payroll; Process complex employee terminations in payroll; Identify situations requiring complex ethical decision making; Establish and maintain accounting information systems; Apply ethical frameworks and principles to make and act upon decisions; Interpret and use financial statistics and tools; Prepare tax documentation for individuals; Evaluate business performance; Process superannuation payments in payroll; Prepare financial reports for corporate entities; Manage budgets and forecasts; Apply legal principles in property law; Develop and use complex spreadsheets; Prepare financial forecasts and projections; Lead effective workplace relationships; Interpret and apply knowledge of industrial regulations relevant to payroll; Work effectively in the accounting and bookkeeping industry; Prepare financial reports

Accepts International Students:

Yes

Provider CRICOS: 00001K

Related Careers:

Accountant,
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The Canberra Institute of Technology is a large multi-campus provider of a wide range of vocational education and training programs. CIT offers over 230 programs at different levels through five campuses across Canberra.

CIT Award programs are endorsed by industry and accredited by the CIT Advisory Council under delegation from the ACT Accreditation and Registration Council.

Studying at CIT is different from the school or university systems. Unlike universities, which offer a more general and theory-based education, CIT focuses on teaching the skills and knowledge for jobs. CIT aims to provide quality programs and services, relevant curricula and modern facilities.

CIT programs cater for full or part-time students as well as people in either full-time or part-time employment. Some courses can be studied online or at an individual pace via one of the flexible learning centres. CIT classes are small, the average size being 20 students.

Programs are run only if there are enough students and resources. Each program has its own entry requirements. Selection criteria and/or selection processes apply to many high demand programs.

CIT offers traineeship programs which are advertised in local newspapers. Fee Assistance, concessions and HELP loans are available for eligible programs where students meet the requirements.

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