What's covered?

This Level 1 qualification prepares you for developing your skills in double entry bookkeeping and to gain a grasp of various routine accounting and commercial processes. With this qualification, there is no need for any prior accounting knowledge. This qualification will give you a solid background in single entry bookkeeping. This is a basic entry-level qualification and can provide a solid grounding for students with no previous bookkeeping knowledge or experience, before moving on to the foundation-level qualifications. Learning will be a mix of classroom teaching, individual and group activities, tutorials and self-study.

What do you need?

Good literacy and numeracy skills is essential along with good IT knowledge and keyboard skills. Although, learners are expected to gain 5 GCSE grades C in English and Maths or equivalent by end of level 1 to be able to progress to level 2.

How you are assessed

There will be four computer-based assessment (exams) and one computer based project - all to be done within the college. In addition to these formal assessments, there will be practice activities and mock tests throughout the period of the course.

How Long?

12 weeks

What course next?

You can progress to AAT Level 2 Foundation Certificate in Accounting

What could this lead to?

You can progress to AAT Level 2 Foundation Certificate in Accounting

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