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Accounting – Introduction – UXPKFB02

Have you considered employment within accounting and would you like a taste of what you can expect? This taster course will help you decide if accounting is interesting and engaging to you.
Start Date Tue 3 May 2022
Weeks 5
Time 17:30 - 20:45
Fee £60 * Exam Fee: £0


A fun environment to get a basic understanding of the ‘essentials’ of accounting and professional considerations such as ethics, responsibility and sustainability.
During the course, you will learn about:

  • Calculating VAT
  • Accounting documentation
  • Income - Expenses
  • Double Entry Bookkeeping
  • The Trial Balance DEAD CLIC
  • Assets - Liabilities = Capital
  • Capital Expenditure
  • Asset Register
  • Depreciation
  • Funding Of Assets
  • Budgets Adverse & Favourable Cost, Profit, Investment Centres
  • Fixed Costs, Variable Costs, Graphs
  • High Low Method
  • Ethical Behaviour
  • Corporate Social Responsibility
  • Sustainability


  • Bookkeeping Certificate Level 1
  • Association of Accounting Technicians (AAT) Level 2
  • Apprenticeship


* Fee remission may be available for this course, visit Fees and Funding for further information

Part-time courses are term time only. See our term dates for further information.
Did you know that some of our courses are free if you earn less than £17,374.50? Call 01756 693 309 for further information.
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