Level Two AAT Accounts and Business

This study programme is perfect for those wanting to take their first step to becoming a finance professional, such as an accountant, auditor or selfemployed professional bookkeeper. The combination of accounting and business topics means the learner will have an overall understanding of the business and financial environment. As well as giving you the skills and knowledge that employers are looking for, it will also teach personal skills which will help your employment prospects.

What will I study?

  • Processing bookkeeping transactions
  • Control accounts, journals and the banking system
  • Basic costing
  • Work effectively in accounting and finance
  • Computerised accounting
  • Spreadsheet software
  • Introduction to payroll systems
  • Computerised payroll systems
  • Applied business communications and personal skills
  • Developing study skills

How will I be assessed?

The course is classroom-based and the units willl be assessed by written and on-line external assessment methods.

Entry requirements

Four GCSEs grade D/3 and above to include Maths and English

Or level one diploma

Or introductory diploma

Or NVQ level one Or equivalent

What next?

You can progress to Level Three AAT Diploma in Accounting, the Level Three BTEC Diploma in Business or employment in the business, customer service, administration and service industries or an apprenticeship

Additional information

For start dates and fees, consult the relevant course guides below or you can request a prospectus by post.

Higher Education Apprenticeship Guide 2019 Full-time Course Guide 2020 Spring Part-time course guide