Courses

FNS50215 Diploma of Accounting

CRICOS Course Code: 096124E

Accounting is described as the process of recording, anaylsing, and summarising financial data. It is an incredibly robust and secure industry said to attract individuals with great organisational skills and a high understanding of mathematical processes and applications.

The primary function of an accountant is to prepare and examine a company’s financial records, tax and business efficiency. Build upon your current accounting skills and gain a solid understanding of tax preparation, budget management and forecasts, accounting information systems and internal control procedures with this Diploma.

Licensing/Regulatory Information

Work functions in the occupational areas where this qualification may be used are subject to regulatory requirements. Refer to the FNS Implementation Guide Companion Volume or the relevant regulator for specific guidance on requirements.

This qualification includes units that comprise an approved Tax Practitioner Board (TPB) course in Australian taxation law and commercial law. Persons seeking registration with the TPB should check current registration requirements with the Boar



Domestic Student
Location of Delivery

Brisbane Campus


International Student
Location of Delivery

Brisbane Campus

Domestic Student: Fee for Service

Course Code Course Name Study Period Full-Time
(Breaks Included)
Study Period Part-Time
(Breaks Included)
FNS50215 Diploma of Accounting 52 Weeks N/A

International Student: Fee for Service

Course Code Course Name Study Period Full-Time
(Breaks Included)
Study Period Part-Time
(Breaks Included)
FNS50215 Diploma of Accounting 52 Weeks N/A

Modules

11 Units must be completed:

  • 6 Core Units
  • 5 Elective Units

Core Units

Code Unit
FNSACC501 Provide financial and business performance information
FNSACC502 Prepare tax documentation for individuals
FNSACC503 Manage budgets and forecasts
FNSACC504 Prepare financial reports for corporate entities*
FNSACC506 Implement and maintain internal control procedures
FNSACC507 Provide management accounting information

Elective Units

Code Unit
BSBFIA401 Prepare financial reports
FNSACC301 Process financial transactions and extract interim reports
FNSACC505 MEstablish and maintain accounting information systems
FNSACC607 Evaluate business performance*
FNSORG505 Prepare financial reports to meet statutory requirements

Above list only includes units selected by Vibe College in delivering. However, there are more units listed within training package for elective units. Vibe College might change the units in agreement with students and related stakeholder to meet the need of learners/changing industry trend.

Domestic Students

The academic requirements to enter into this course have been listed below. Having completed Year 12, hold a Certificate IV or have work experience in the field is recommended as minimum requirements to study at the diploma level.

Vibe College uses the Australian Core Skills Framework (ACSF) to identify the learners Language, Literacy and Numeracy (LLN) levels upon enrolment.

Academic Requirements

The following units delivered as part of this qualification have academic prerequisite requirements. If these students do not hold these, they are able to be completed through Vibe Colleges eLearning platform prior to enrolment into the Diploma. Contact the Vibe College Student Support Team to find out more.

Unit in this qualification Prerequisite unit
FNSACC504 Prepare financial reports for corporate entities BSBFIA401 Prepare financial reports FNSACC301 Process financial transactions and extract interim reports
FNSACC607 Evaluate business performance FNSACC501 Provide financial and business performance information

International Students

International students must meet academic and English entry requirements as listed below for this Qualification.

Students must provide academic evidence of satisfactory completion of Year 12 or equivalent.

Where English is not the official language in the country of where students are currently residing, evidence of a valid IELTS 5.5 (no band less than 5.0) or any equivalent must be provided. Students will also complete an online English level placement test prior to enrolment.

Academic Requirements

The following units delivered as part of this qualification have academic prerequisite requirements. If these students do not hold these, they are able to be completed through Vibe Colleges eLearning platform prior to enrolment into the Diploma. Contact the Vibe College Student Support Team to find out more.

Unit in this qualification Prerequisite unit
FNSACC504 Prepare financial reports for corporate entities BSBFIA401 Prepare financial reports FNSACC301 Process financial transactions and extract interim reports
FNSACC607 Evaluate business performance FNSACC501 Provide financial and business performance information


For More Information, please visit http://vibecollege.edu.au/international.php

Vibe College has a number of options to allow you to select a payment method best suitable to your financial needs.

Course fees can be paid in person, by phone, internet banking, or credit card.

Fee for Service

Option 1 Upfront 100% Payment.

You can pay course fees in full upfront through your own pocket either by direct debit or credit card. A direct debit or direct withdrawal of funds can be arranged and scheduled from your nominated bank account. We accept payments by MasterCard or Visa.

Options 2 Payment Plan

You are required to make first instalment before course commencement and make the remaining payments through convenient instalments weekly, fortnightly, monthly or per semester. Terms and conditions apply.

Options 3 Direct Debit

A direct debit or direct withdrawal of funds can be arranged and scheduled from your nominated bank account.

Options 4 Credit Card

We accept payments by MasterCard or Visa.

Study Outcomes

On completion of your studies you will receive a Diploma of Accounting, issued by VIBE.


Possible Career Outcomes
  • AMF/CTF Compliance Officer or Compliance Manager
  • Assistant Accountant
  • Banking Services Manager
  • Case Manager (Personal Injury Management)
  • Client Adviser (Financial Markets)
  • Credit Manager
  • Disability Insurance Manager
  • Assistant Accountant
  • Financial Planner

Pathways Information

After achieving Diploma of Accounting FNS50215, individuals may undertake:

  • FNS60215 Advanced Diploma of Accounting

Note: Vibe College may offer the courses listed under Pathway Information. Above list is only representation of higher level courses available in your areas of study.

The Diploma of Accounting includes no mandatory requirement for practical placement. However, we do help our student to get in touch with various employers to obtain practical experience. In addition, students also get opportunity to manage college affairs.

Vocational placement helps you prepare for the real world with real-life skills. For more information on work placement, including or support services that we are able to offer, please feel free to contact us or talk to your course advisor at Vibe College today.

For enquiries, please call our Career Advisor at 07 3088 6644