Diploma of Accounting

National Course Code
Study Area(s)
Course Length
Course Fees

Course structure

The course provides training in accounting procedures to assist senior accountants or undertake duties requiring the services of a professional accountant.

Students will gain broad-based skills and knowledge in accounting specialisations, including corporate financial accounting, financial management, cost and management accounting, accounting systems and internal controls, and taxation.

Course Modules

Module CodeModule Title
FNSACC511Provide financial and business performance information
FNSACC512Prepare tax documentation for individuals**
FNSACC513Manage budgets and forecasts
FNSACC514Prepare financial reports for corporate entities
FNSACC516Implement and maintain internal control procedures
FNSACC517Provide management accounting information
BSBITU402 Develop and use complex spreadsheets
FNSACC505Establish and maintain accounting information systems
FNSTPB504Apply legal principles in corporations and trust law
BSBFIA401Prepare Financial Reports
FNSACC311Process financial transactions and extract interim reports

Major study areas

  • Accounting information systems
  • Management accounting
  • Auditing
  • Budgeting
  • Financial management
  • Business computer applications
  • Business law
  • Corporate accounting
  • Business mathematics
  • Taxation

Fees (Books and Equipment Cost):

Approximately $1,700

Certificate IV in Bookkeeping and Accounting (099712E)

  • Entry Requirements

    • Academic: Australian Year 12 equivalency or higher
    • English language: Academic IELTS 5.5 overall no band less than 5.0 or recognised equivalency

February and July intake.

Term 1 4 Feb to 5 April
Holidays 6 April to 22 April
Term 2 23 April to 28 June
Holidays 29 June to 14 July
Term 3 15 July to 20 Sept
Holidays 21 Sept to 6 Oct
Term 4 7 Oct to 20 Dec

Study pathways

Students can undertake further studies at the university level

Career pathways

Graduates may seek employment as a:

  • Assistant accountant (financial/costing)
  • Professional bookkeeper
  • Office Manager
  • Senior Financial Clerk


Apply now Or call +613 9279 2222 or email international@kangan.edu.au to apply.