Certificate IV in Accounting

    Duration (incl. holidays) 42 weeks
    Teaching Duration36 weeks
    CRICOS Code089968G
    National CodeFNS40615
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      Course Admission Requirements (for International Applications)

      • Academic IELTS score of 5.5 Overall with minimum of 5.0 in all bands or equivalent.
      • Satisfactory completion of Year 11 or overseas equivalent.

      Course Notes

      • This course is only available to students who don't meet the academic entry of Year 12 or overseas equivalent. Students with Year 12 or overseas equivalent should apply directly into either the Diploma or Advanced Diploma of Accounting.
      • Students may wish to package this Certificate IV in Accounting with either the Diploma of Accounting (for a further 2 semesters) or the Advanced Diploma of Accounting (for a further 1 semester after Diploma).
      • Please be advised that the Accounting courses are under review and will be superseded with new Accounting qualifications from 2019. This may affect course duration and fees.
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      Qualifications & Skills Covered

      Certificate IV in Accounting
      This qualification covers a range of skills for the financial service sectors including computer accounting, business tax and BAS preparation, financial statements, legal decisions, budgeting and spreadsheets. To complete the qualification you are required to complete all 10 core units and 3 elective units.

      Note: Students who successfully complete only one or more units of competency but not the full Qualification are eligible to receive a Statement of Attainment.


      These course fees are for international students only.

      Tuition FeesIncidental Fees
      Semester 1AUD $6600-
      Semester 2AUD $6600-
      Fee TotalsAUD $13200-
      Total Course CostAUD $13200

      Note:TAFE SA does not commit to any fees shown. Charges vary between courses and subjects and are based on a rate per hour. TAFE SA and their agents reserve the right to make any changes necessary.

      Overseas Students Health Cover

      All overseas students are required to have Overseas Students Health Cover (OSHC) insurance for the entire duration of the course. The health cover rate will vary depending on the personal circumstances and duration of stay in Australia. Read more about Overseas Students Health Cover.

      Contact us

      TAFE South Australia International

      Level 1, 120 Currie Street
      Adelaide, South Australia, 5000