Level 4 Diploma in Accounting and Business

Course content

This qualification is suitable for anyone with an interest in accounting or already working in a financial reporting and/or in financial decision-support roles, financial manager or supervisory role. This qualification is suitable for anyone with an interest in accounting or already working in a financial reporting and/or in financial decision-support roles, financial manager or supervisory role.
The qualification is achieved by completing the following four components:

  •  Accountant in Business (FAB/F1) – business organisation structure, functions and governance, accounting and reporting systems, controls and compliance
  • Management Accounting (FMA/F2) – budgeting, cost accounting technique, performance measurement
  • Financial Accounting (FFA/F3) – qualitative characteristics of financial information, interpretation of financial statements, preparing simple consolidation financial statements
  • Foundations in Professionalism (online learning) –  Introduction to ethics and professionalism, Law and regulations, Professional ethics**The full syllabus and study guides are available ACCA website: http://www.accaglobal.com/uk/en/student/exam-support-resources/foundation-level-study-resources.html

Entry criteria

  • Level 2 in English and Maths
  • Level 2 Diploma in Financial and Management Accounting/Level 3 Certificate in Financial Management or prior work experience in accounting

You will complete an initial assessment as part of the enrolment and registration process to assess your suitability for the programme.

Fees: The full tuition fee for this Diploma course is £2,573.00.Tuition loans are available from the Student Loans company (no credit check applies. Both employed and unemployed can apply). Contact LSDN Student office for more information.

Course date

Start any time of the year – Enrolment is on a roll on, roll off basis.
6-7 months with 7-8 hours per week online learning.

Attendance details

  • Blended learning of online and classroom sessions
  • Blended learning of online and classroom sessions
  • Attendance at our learning centre is monthly for planned lectures and workshops
  • 1:1 tutoring and tutorial support

Assessment/exam arrangements

Multiple Choice Examination, Task-based Controlled Assessment.

Resources or equipment required for your course

Notebook, pen, pencil and access to a PC for home study or online learning.

Certification and accreditation details

  • ACCA Level 4 Diploma in Accounting and Business.

Progression options

  • Level 4 Certificate in Financial Management
  • ACCA Level 4 Award in Audit
  • BA (Hons) Accounting and Financial Management including Foundation
  • BA Accounting with CIMA Advanced Diploma programme

Career opportunities

Accounts Manager, Accounting Technician

Delivery organisation

London Skills & Development Network (LSDN)

Course venue

2nd Floor,
Suffolk House,
East Entrance,
George Street,
Croydon – CR0 0YN

Contact us

JudithCourse Coordinator
Please contact us for more information Tel 020 3784 1294