The Advanced Diploma of Accounting at TAFE SA prepares graduates to work within the financial services industry and other industries requiring accounting support functions. Some possible job roles include:
- Assistant Accountant
- Financial Planner/Financial Investment Advisor.
The Advanced Diploma of Accounting at TAFE SA also provides a pathway to University with successful completion of this qualification counting as credit towards nine different Bachelor Degrees at the University of Adelaide, University of South Australia and Flinders University.
Some examples of the types of subjects that a student might study in the Advanced Diploma of Accounting include:
- Interpret and use financial statistics and tools
- Prepare and administer compliant tax returns for legal entities
- Audit and report on financial systems and records
- Implement tax plans and evaluate tax compliance
- Conduct internal audit
- Evaluate financial risk
- Prepare complex corporate financial reports
- Comply with financial services legislation and industry codes of practice
Duration: 80 weeks (2 years)
Campus: Adelaide City
Intake: February & July
Admission Requirements: Academic IELTS score of 5.5 Overall with a minimum of 5.0 in all bands & satisfactory completion of Year 12 or overseas equivalent.
What our students say about the Advanced Diploma of Accounting
"I’ve always had a keen interest in studying accounting and have wanted to explore the world for as long as I could remember. I decided to look into studying abroad and the found that the TAFE South Australia accounting course not only offered great value for money but would provide me with the knowledge and skills that employers want. My lecturers are fantastic and always go that extra mile to help all their students and make learning and understanding accounting inspiring. I believe the qualifications that I will gain studying in Australia will open up many doors for me allowing me to work in my chosen field throughout the world."
Moses Lutaaya, Uganda. Read Moses' full testimonial here.