FNS50222 Diploma of Accounting

Qualification:  FNS50222 Diploma of Accounting
Duration:  18 - 24 months

FNS50222 Diploma of Accounting

Duration:  18 - 24 months

Kick start your career in accounting

This nationally recognised diploma offers you an entry point into the accounting and finance industry. Whether you’re looking to start your career in accounting, or you already work in the industry and are seeking to validate, verify and further develop your knowledge, this course equips you with the accounting skills you need for daily work. You can study online and continue your current work and life.

You will learn a range of skills, including producing complex documents and using spreadsheets to complete business tasks, preparation of operational budgets, processing tax requirements, management of budgets and forecasts, interpretation of financial statistics and the tools to prepare financial reports for corporate entities.

Career outcomes

  • Assistant accountant

  • Senior payroll officer

  • Accounts officer

Course code: FNS50222

Delivery mode: Online

Course duration: 18-24months

Qualification: Diploma

Nationally recognised: Yes

Awarded by: Swinburne University of Technology


  • Online quizzes, including multiple choice and short answer questions

  • Portfolio of evidence

  • Written reports

  • Case studies

  • Video and audio roleplays and demonstrations.

Start your career in a growth industry


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88.3% Satisfied with training

Percentage of course graduates of this course who were satisfied with their training.

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57.1% Clerical and administrative roles

Percentage of course graduates working as clerical or administrative workers.

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$45,400 Salary

The middle of the range of salary earned of course graduates starting their first ever full-time job after graduating.

Source: Statistics (accessed on 13 October 2022) are for course graduates of the Diploma of Accounting. See more details at MySkills.gov.au .

Course modules

Once you have enrolled in this course, you can access our online platform and start with the first module. You will need to complete a module and then the next module becomes available to you.

This course contains 12 online modules, which have been designed to cover 11 units of competency, including 7 core units and 4 elective units. This course contains an introductory module.

BSBTEC402 Design and produce complex spreadsheets


FNSACC521 Provide financial and business performance information


FNSACC522 Prepare tax documentation for individuals


FNSACC523 Manage budgets and forecasts


FNSACC524 Prepare financial reports for corporate entities


FNSACC526 Implement and maintain internal control procedures


FNSACC527 Provide management accounting information


FNSACC411 Process business tax requirements


FNSACC412 Prepare operational budgets


FNSACC601 Prepare and administer tax documentation for legal entities


FNSINC612 Interpret and use financial statistics and tools


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