Diploma of Accounting

Duration Up to 12 months Full Time or Part Time equivalent
National CodeFNS50215
TAFE SA CodeTP00725
Example Career ProfileAccountantAccountant
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This course provides the training for professional accounting job roles in financial services and other related industries. It contributes to, but does not fully meet, educational requirements for providing tax agent services.



Campus / Delivery Study Mode Application
OnlineOnlineOpening 13 Aug 2018
Adelaide CityOn & Off CampusOpening 13 Aug 2018
Tea Tree GullyOn & Off CampusOpening 13 Aug 2018

Course Admission Requirements

  • Certifcate IV in Bookeeping
  • or
  • Certificate IV in Accounting
If there are more applications for this course than places available, applicants will be ranked by Date of application

Important Information

  • This course is currently being replaced and will reopen for applications when the new course is ready to be delivered.
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Employment Outcomes

Registered BAS agent, Licensed bookkeeper, Licensed tax agent, Senior financial clerk, Office manager, Accounts payable or accounts receivable officer, Financial accountant, Management accountant, Taxation accountant, Accounts receivable officer, Payroll officer.

Note: Completion of a TAFE SA course does not guarantee an employment outcome. Formal requirements other than educational qualifications (eg licensing, professional registration), may apply to some occupations.

Qualifications & Skills Covered

Diploma of Accounting (FNS50215)
Skills covered include external financial reporting, tax accounting, internal controls, financial performance and management. To complete the qualification you are required to complete all 6 core units and 5 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.

Credit Transfer

Studying at TAFE SA is one of the easiest pathways towards a University Degree. Credit Transfer is the formal recognition that parts of a TAFE SA course are equivalent in content and level to parts of some University courses. Below are the Credit Transfer details for this course. View all TAFE SA Credit Transfer Agreements

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 Fee Range (approx)
Total TAFE SA course cost$4,640 - $5,520

Please note that fees listed apply to the TAFE SA qualification only. Check the University website for Bachelor fees. Fees vary depending on the subjects you enrol into and are based on a rate per hour. TAFE SA reserve the right to make any changes necessary.

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