You can gain confidence around delivery on financial requirements!
You’re not an accountant, but you need a sound understanding of accounting concepts and financial statements as part of your role. This is the course for you. You will learn about preparing and presenting financial reports with reference to the correct accounting standards, and you’ll gain an understanding of the tax rules that apply to a range of New Zealand entities. You’ll also learn about processing end of period/balance day adjustments – all essential knowledge if you want to further your career! Download course brochure.
You can study fees-free
From 1 January 2018, tertiary education will be fees-free for eligible first-time tertiary students on programmes level 3 and above. You may be eligible to study this course fee-free. Find out if you’re eligible for free study.
Benefits to you
Gain knowledge about accounting processes
This course will provide you with an overarching understanding of accounting concepts and elements like income statements, statements of changes in equity, cash flow, balance day adjustments and periodic and historic cost.
Learn about the Tax rules and how to apply them
The course also covers the tax rules and will help you understand requirements with regard to GST calculations and adjustments, individual tax requirements like student loans and the Kiwi Saver scheme and employer obligations around the gathering and payment of tax.
- Level: 5
- Credit: 15
- Course fee: $660.70 (domestic students). Includes GST.
- Duration: 9 weeks
- Indicative hours per week: 16.5
- EFTS: 0.125
How long will it take?
This course is delivered over 9 weeks. If you want to study full-time you can enrol on more than one course at a time.
Please speak to one of our enrolment coordinators for more information on 0800 328 269 or refer to https://www.studylink.govt.nz/about-studylink/glossary/full-time-definition.html
eCampus NZ is offered by eight of New Zealand’s major tertiary providers including:
All qualifications will be awarded by one of these providers. Courses completed through eCampus NZ are industry recognised and accepted by the New Zealand Qualifications Authority (NZQA). Graduates will receive a certificate or diploma from the institution in which they enrolled, and if offered, may receive it at the institute’s graduation ceremony.