Fast Track A-Level in Accounting (Full AS+A2) 2120
This course is designed to show you aspects of understanding of accounting, concepts and techniques. The course covers several different areas such a s developing your ability and skills in a range of sectors such as data skills, making judgements a nd justified recommendations. By the end of the course you will have knowledge and understanding of accounting, problem solving and task managing.
• Students will have an opportunity to explore financial accounting
• You will review techniques for problem solving
• Gain knowledge in managing accounts
This course consists of Four Units and is a qualification awarded by Oxford Learning College, in its own right; with the quality assurance of a leading awarding body that hallmarks this professional qualification.
Quality of Written Communication (QWC)
In addition, OLC require students’ to produce written material in English, candidates must: ensure that text is legible and that spelling, punctuation and grammar (SPG) are accurate so that meaning is clear; select and use a form and style of writing appropriate to studying a complex subject matter; organise information clearly and coherently, using specialist vocabulary when appropriate and Harvard referencing of citation and sources. In this Specification, SPG will be assessed in all tutor marked assignments (TMAs)
To ensure that we maintain quality standards; all our students written assignments are subject to our plagiarism policy and procedure.
The whole level three diploma has FOUR (4) specific units of study, which are sub-divided into topic areas these are:
Unit 1: Introduction to Financial Planning
This unit introduces you into accounting, explaining how to apply double-entry procedures as applied to the accounting systems. You will gain knowledge of accuracy of accounting records, purpose and limitations of verification techniques a s well as understanding the purpose of business and stakeholders records. Lastly you will review presentation techniques of statements of accounts.
Unit 2: Financial and Management Accounting
Within this unit you will explore areas to develop your understanding of financial accounting in relation to reviewing of financial statements, make complex adjustments, review financial structures. You will gain knowledge of evaluation of financial strengths and weaknesses.
Unit 3: Further Aspects of Financial Planning
Within this unit you will review areas of techniques used and applied to accounting systems. You will gain knowledge of cash flow and international accounting. You will review internal finance, shares, bank loan, overdrafts and mortgages.
Unit 4: Further Aspects of Managing Accounting
In this last unit you will explore techniques of capital investments, cost concepts and social accounting factors as well budget control. You will then discover the various elements of manufacturing accounts such as, balance sheets, overhead costs, prime costs, profit and loss.
The course has FOUR Tutor Marked Assignment (TMA); which are graded A+ - F.
The whole course MUST be completed and both assignments graded PASSED to gain the
“Oxford Learning College A Level in Accounting”
£365.00 Fees can be paid by instalments.
This course has been developed by the College’s professional team of tutors to meet the needs of sector based employers and employees. It is also part of the College’s validated level three Diplomas’, recognised internationally, as verified and moderated Cambridge International Education Board (CIE) and ABC Awards. Further details of our accreditations are provided on our website.
Online Learning Documentation, Online Resources,plus priority Tutor support for 1 year.
Though the A-level builds on the course content of GCSE, it is
not necessary to have this qualification before undertaking this A-level. However, in order to meet the demands of the course, it is
recommended that candidates have literary and communication skills
equivalent to C or higher at GCSE, though full tutor support is given
Approximately 90 hours per unit
The format of the Examinations
PLEASE NOTE: All
exams will be held during the May - June exam period.
Exam Centres can be located via this link: http://www.oxfordcollege.ac/news/examination-placements
If you are based outside the UK, it may be possible to sit your
examination through your local British Council, depending on your
location. Please contact the examination board OCR for details on
examination centres in your country.
Your course is delivered
online via the Oxford Learning On Campus website.
In the student 'On Campus' area you are also able to take part
in the student chat room and forums as part of our online student
community. After enrolling online you will receive your username and
password to access the On Campus area within 3 working days.
Students are required to arrange and pay for their
examinations and manage the course work element if the subject requires
this. Students must check the relevant examination board website for
further information and final examination sitting dates for the
Materials and support provided by Oxford Learning.
A paper copy and PDF copy of course materials are also
available to purchase in the online enrolment process
Our A levels are eligible for UCAS points, making them a great choice for students aiming to progress to University. UCAS points are awarded according to the grade earned, please see below for details.
A levels are also widely recognised by employers and are useful for students looking to progress their careers or meet requirements for promotion.
Additionally, as a level 3 qualification, completion of an A level course also allows for direct entry onto our BTEC HND courses.
UCAS Points Table
A* = 140
A = 120
B = 100
C = 80
D = 60
E = 40
F = 20