Accounting AAT (Diploma) | New College Courses

Accounting AAT (Diploma)

Course Code

AAT are a worldwide organisation with more than 100,000 members and are established as the standard for accounting technicians.


  • The Course

Students who have successfully completed the AAT Certificate in Accounting, and wish to pursue their vocational accounting studies.



  • Entry Requirements

Successful completion of the AAT Certificate in Accounting and 5 GCSE’s – grade A* - C (including Grade 4 or a Grade C in GCSE in Maths and English Language)


*Please note that these entry grade requirements may be different to those published in the 2017 prospectus.  Grade requirements as detailed here and on the website should always be used as the most accurate and up-to-date ones.




  • Study Programme

You will study the following 6 topics:

  • Advanced Bookkeeping
  • Final Accounts Preparation
  • Management Accounting: Costing
  • Indirect tax
  • Ethics for Accountants
  • Spreadsheets for Accounting


The work will be mainly teacher directed, and you will have the opportunity to complete lots of practice activities.



  • Assessment

You will be assessed by 5 computer-based exams.  This course will expect you to put in considerable additional study outside of class in order to keep up with the course.  Each examination requires you to achieve at least 70%.






  • Time

This course runs for 34 weeks and is 10 hours per week.



  • Do I need to bring anything?


Basic study materials including a calculator.



  • Expenses


You will be advised on the textbooks to purchase.  Any examination retakes will incur additional costs.




  • Other Information


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