Diploma of Accounting
The Diploma of Accounting course is designed to equip students with the practical knowledge and skills required for employment in the Financial Services Industry as Assistant Accountants, Office Managers, Administration Managers and Budget Officers.
It provides students with a chance to acquire professional career development skills with helpful hints on applying for jobs, interviews, networking, professional development opportunities and connections with industry.
- CRICOS CODE: 089992G
- Duration: 52 Weeks
- Course fee: $12,000
- Intake: Monthly
- Timetable Sydney:
Thu & Fri 09:00 am - 05:00 pm *
- Timetable Melbourne:
Thu & Fri 09:00 am - 05:00 pm *
- Timetable Brisbane:
Fri & Sat 09:00 am - 05:00 pm
* Timetables are subject to change based on the number of students enrolled in EGI courses.
Academic Entry Requirement:
Domestic or International students must have completed Year 12 or equivalent qualification.
For more information please download our Academic Entry Requirement Guide.
English Language Requirements:
To gain entry into a course at ECA Graduate Institute Pty Ltd you will need to demonstrate that you have met the required English language proficiency. The English language conversion table below is a general guide to the level of proficiency required for entry into the various award levels. English examination results are valid if no more than 2 years has elapsed between the final examination result date and the date of commencement of the study.
|Course||IELTS (Academic)||TOEFL (Internet)||TOEFL (Computer)||ELICOS level required for entry|
|Certificate||Overall Score 5.5, No band less than 5||Test score 70, No section score less than 18||Test Score 197, ER 4||EAP upper Intermediate, IELTS upper Intermediate, GE upper Intermediate|
|Diploma and Advanced Diploma||Overall Score 5.5, No band less than 5||Test score 70, No section score less than 18||Test Score 197, ER 4||EAP upper Intermediate, IELTS upper Intermediate, GE upper Intermediate|
Alternative English Entry Requirements:
Students may be accepted if they have successfully completed a Vocational qualification at a Certificate IV level or above in Australia, or can otherwise demonstrate the required minimum English proficiency.
Those who do not meet the English requirements can be referred to English Language Centre to complete Intensive Courses in English prior to commencing their award courses at ECA Graduate Institute Pty Ltd. The length of these English courses varies, typically from 4 to 20 weeks. After completion of the ELICOS course, the students may be requested to sit for ECA Graduate Institute Pty Ltd placement test.
|Unit Code||Unit Name|
|FNSACC501||Provide financial and business performance information|
|FNSACC502||Prepare tax documentation for individuals|
|FNSACC504||Prepare financial reports for corporate entities|
|FNSACC506||Implement and maintain internal control procedures|
|FNSACC507||Provide management accounting information|
|FNSACC505||Establish and maintain accounting information systems|
|BSBITU402||Develop and use complex spreadsheets|
|FNSINC601||Apply economic principles to work in the financial services industry|
|BSBFIA401||Prepare financial reports §|
|FNSACC301||Process financial transactions and extract interim reports §|
|FNSACC503||Manage budgets and forecasts §|
Pathways from the Diploma of Accounting:
After successful completion of an FNS50215 Diploma of Accounting, candidates may undertake the FNS60215 Advanced Diploma of Accounting or a range of other Advanced Diploma qualifications.