Level 7 Extended Diploma in Accounting and Finance
Extended Diploma in Accounting & Finance is one of the best courses to study at Alex Business School. This course is for Accounting and Finance professionals and is at the very heart of business operations. From banking to manufacturing, from huge service industries to micro businesses, the ability to manage, plan and account for money is still the ultimate measure of business success and the key driver of growth. Many accountants occupy key managerial positions in business, yet few are qualified managers. In the increasingly complex modern business environment, there is a high demand for skilled professionals who can work flexibly in teams across business boundaries. The qualification equips learners with the essential skills and knowledge needed to pursue high level careers in all types of organisations in the public and private sector and within industry and commerce, both in the UK and abroad.
Level 7 Extended Diploma in Accounting and Finance has been designed for learners who wish to develop the skills and knowledge required for roles in higher management. By completing the Level 7 Extended Diploma in Accounting and Finance, learners are able to progress onto a Master’s top-up degrees in accounting and finance-related subjects.
|Mode of Study||Online Learning|
Hybrid Learning (Blended)
|Duration||8– 12 Months|
|Assessments||Assignment only (No Exam)|
£ 6,250 (Hybrid or Blended)
- Identify and interpret accounting information to inform users and make decisions.
- Apply critical thinking skills by identifying and analyzing accounting issues using relevant accounting frameworks.
- Analyze financial and contextual information to make decisions, estimate costs and determine tax implications, audit risk, and engagement procedures.
- Evaluate and mitigate the risk of non-congruent behavior by implementing appropriate internal controls, incentives, and performance measures.
Jobs directly related to your degree:
- Accounts Assistant
- Payroll Manager
- Tax Supervisor
- Commercial Analyst
Successful completion of Extended Diploma in Accounting and Finance enables learnersto progress into or within employment and /or continue their further study. As this qualification is approved and regulated by Ofqual (Office of the qualifications and Examinations Regulation), learners are able to progress onto a Master’s top-up degrees in accounting and finance-related subjects
Progression Routes: Progression to a Master’s top-up at a range of university partners
Examples of University Progression
- Institute of Technology, Carlow
- University of Sunderland
- University of Gloucestershire
- University of Bolton Online
- And others
This programme is accredited by Ofqual Awarding body ATHE
Learners are required to complete 5 units to achieve the 120 credits required to gain the Level 7 Extended Diploma in Accounting and Finance
|Corporate Reporting for Strategic Business –Advanced|
|Core Financial Management-Advanced|
|Management for Strategic Performance –Advanced|
|UK Taxation for Business and Individuals|
|Audit and Compliance Advanced|
* These modules are core and must be passed in order to achieve the award
Assessment is by completing assignments and meeting the criteria for each of the modules. These assignments are meant to demonstrate your achievement of learning objectives. All units within this qualification are internally assessed via exams and jobs, which the awarding organisation externally verifies.
The assignments submitted by learners must achieve the learning outcomes and meet the standards specified by the assessment criteria for the unit. Learners can make pass, merit or distinction grade depending on the quality of assignments and questions attempted. To achieve a merit or distinction grade, the learners must demonstrate that they have met all the criteria set for these grades.