Online Accounting & Diploma Courses Melbourne, Australia

Why Study Diploma of Accounting?

  • Learn Advanced Accounting Skills

    Develop advanced skills in budget management, accounting information management, financial report preparation, taxation documentation and forecasting.

  • Flourish Your Career

    Achieve a nationally recognised Diploma and be eligible to be recognised as a Registered Tax Agent with the Tax Practitioners Board.

  • Employ in the Australian Finance Sector

    Pursue an accounting support role like an assistant accountant or bookkeeper in the fast-growing finance industry.

Course Description

The Diploma of Accounting is perfect for people seeking employment in accounting, business, and finance. Develop a strong working knowledge of the principles of accounting, tax, finance, statistics and law as they apply to the accounting profession, as well as the broader Australian business environment.

The finance industry is the second largest and fast-growing industry for employment in Australia. Upon graduation, you will be ready to pursue an accounting support role like an assistant accountant or bookkeeper or further your studies with the Advanced Diploma of Accounting (FNS60217) or pathway to higher education.

You will learn to compile business reports, manage budgets, generate tax documents, apply solutions to a variety of often complex problems, and analyze and evaluate data from various sources.

This Online Diploma of Accounting course is designed to build on your basic accounting knowledge to deliver a solid foundation in the Financial Services sector. You will develop advanced skills in budget management, accounting information management, financial report preparation, taxation documentation and forecasting.

Upon graduation, you will be eligible to be recognised as a Registered Tax Agent with the Tax Practitioners Board and ready to pursue an accounting support role like an assistant accountant or bookkeeper. You also unlock the option to further your studies with the Advanced Diploma of Accounting (FNS60217) or pathway to higher education.

The Diploma of Accounting can be studied online and anywhere from Australia, and are seeking professional accounting job roles in financial services and other industries, including accounts payable, accounts receivable officers, payroll officer, bookkeeper, and assistant accountant.

Open doors to professional accounting roles in financial services with our Diploma of Accounting Online Course that meets TPB requirements.

100% Online Delivery

Get full guidance from your instructors via online media (phone, email, Zoom). Receive the certification you desire without physically visiting college premises.

TPB Approved for Registration as a Registered Tax Agent

Graduating from our Diploma of Accounting online course makes you eligible to be recognised as a Registered Tax Agent with the Tax Practitioners Board.

Quality Educators Dedicated to your Outcome

Receive full support and guidance from experts with years of experience in Accounting roles and ready to prepare you for your accounting success.

Bookkeeping Experts

Blue Lotus College loves Bookkeeping and Accounting, we’ve been delivering bookkeeping and payroll courses since 2017.

Course Details

Students who complete this course will typically be able to perform professional accounting job roles in financial services and other industries e.g. as Tax agent if completed other law units required to meet TPB requirements, accounts payable team leader or payroll team leader etc.

• Tax agent

• Accountant

• Financial Analyst

• Payroll Officer

• Accounts Clerk

• Assistant Accountant

• Taxation Officer

• Treasury Officer

• Bookkeeper

BLC does not make any misleading claims or job guarantees or advertise any employment outcome with its courses.

Entry Requirements

  • Be at least eighteen (18) year of age on enrolment date
  • Proof of Australian citizenship/permanent residency and age
  • Satisfactory LLN levels – at least Year 11 English and Maths
  • Record of any previous studies

Students applying for this course will need satisfactory completion of the Australian year 11 or Certificate IV or higher qualification.

Student are required to have basic computer skills including operating MS-word and doing research on internet since course will require student to make reports in MS Word, Excel, Power point presentation.

All learners are expected to have a laptop or desktop computer with the Windows 7 operating system or higher  with internet connection. Students also need a headphone/microphone and camera to complete their course. Students must have an active email address for communication and be contactable by phone (mobile or landline) and by mail (postal address).
All learners are expected to have access to MS office application such as Microsoft Word power point and required software.

Course Structure

Students will need to complete total 11 Units which include 6 core unit and 5 elective units of competency to attain the Diploma of Accounting qualification.

  • FNSACC516 Implement and maintain internal control procedures
  • FNSACC517 Provide management accounting information
  • FNSACC514 Prepare financial reports for corporate entities*
  • FNSACC511 Provide financial and business performance information
  • FNSACC512 Prepare tax documentation for individuals1
  • FNSACC513 Manage budgets and forecasts

  • FNSORG506 Prepare financial forecasts and projections
  • FNSINC601 Apply economic principles to work in the financial services industry
  • FNSINC602 Interpret and use financial statistics and tools
  • FNSACC607 Evaluate business performance*
  • FNSACC601 Prepare and administer tax documentation for legal entities*1

1 Unit included in the Tax Practitioners Board approved course in Australian taxation law: FNSSS00008 Taxation Law for Tax Agents Skill Set (Tax documentation)

  • FNSACC514 Prepare financial reports for corporate entities
  • FNSACC607 Evaluate business performance
  • FNSACC601 Prepare and administer tax documentation for legal entities

  • BSBFIA401 Prepare financial reports
  • FNSACC311 Process financial transactions and extract interim reports
  • FNSACC501/FNSACC511 Provide financial and business performance information
  • FNSACC502/FNSACC512 Prepare tax documentation for individuals

FAQs

Q. What jobs can you get with a diploma of accounting?

A Diploma in Accounting certification will open doors to a number of financial roles such as:

  • Bookkeeper
  • Payroll officer
  • Assistant accountant
  • Accounts supervisor
  • Taxation Officer

Q. How long does a diploma in accounting take?

Our Diploma of Accounting online course takes 52 Weeks (incl. holidays and breaks) to complete.

Q. Can you become a Registered Tax Agent with an online Diploma in Accounting?

Graduating from our online Diploma of Accounting course makes you eligible to be recognised as a Registered Tax Agent with the Tax Practitioners Board.

Course Facts
  • VET National Code

    FNS50217

  • CRICOS Course Code

    0100534

  • Duration

    52 – 78 weeks

  • Tuition Fees

    $3,000

  • Delivery Mode

    Online Self-Paced learning

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