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Accounting and Finance Courses

Accounting and Finance courses offer students a chance to expand on their maths skills and learn how to apply their expertise in a business setting.

Courses in this sector are formulated to equip you with the practical skills and background knowledge you need to accomplish bookkeeping, accounting and money management tasks within any organisation.

Popular courses in Accounting and Finance

Bachelor of Applied Finance (Financial Planning)

Course code: HE20521

This three year degree is recognised by ASIC and is endorsed by the Financial Planning Education Council (FPEC) as an approved bachelor program for people wishing to operate as financial planners.

Associate Degree of Accounting

Course code: HE20522

The Associate Degree of Accounting is a two year paraprofessional degree that will prepare you for employment in the accounting profession in Australia.

Diploma of Accounting

Course code: FNS50215

The Diploma of Accounting will allow you to develop the practical skills knowledge needed to equip you for work in the accounting profession.

Diploma of Financial Planning

Course code: FNS50615

Have you always dreamt of working in the financial planning and funds management industries? Then the Diploma of Financial Planning is the course for you.

Certificate IV in Bookkeeping

Course code: FNS40215

Start your career as a certified bookkeeper. This nationally accredited Certificate IV in Bookkeeping course has been designed to adhere to the latest industry standards.

Why study Accounting and Finance?

An accounting and finance course can lead to a number of job opportunities, from working to keep a small business in budget, helping individuals to manage their finances or taxes to big banking and top-floor corporate negotiations. Qualifications in accounting and finance can lead to a job as an accountant, bookkeeper, payroll clerk, financial planner or an accounts officer. The average weekly salary for an accountant is $1,350.

Whether you're just starting out in your accounting and finance career, want to gain more qualifications, add to your previous experience, or simply broaden your horizons, TAFE NSW offers a wide variety of courses at a number of levels to suit you. TAFE courses in the Accounting and Finance area include Bookkeeping, Financial Services, Business Administration, Project Management, Human Resources, Purchasing and Accounting.