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ACCA Diploma in Accounting & Business

ACCA Diploma in Accounting & Business

Overview

Join the world's fastest-growing professional accountancy body with unparalleled ACCA tuition at Griffith College.

Are you a school leaver that wants to explore your career opportunities outside of the CAO? Or maybe you are a mature student who has been working in a position for a few years and wants to make a change?

Whatever your educational background, if you want a job where you are constantly learning, are always in demand, and have the opportunity to work in a variety of sectors, then why not look at a career in Accounting?

The ACCA Diploma in Accounting and Business is perfect for students looking to embark on a career in Accounting. The course is one academic year in length and is offered as part of the ACCA Foundations in Accountancy Suite. With a variety of flexible study modes including live streaming, e-learning and revision lectures, the ACCA Diploma in Accounting and Business is a course that can fit around your lifestyle.

Students who want to participate in the Diploma don’t need any formal academic qualifications to register to take the exams, if you go through the Foundations in Accountancy route.

When you complete the Diploma in Accounting and Business, you can then transfer to the ACCA Professional Qualification, and, as you will be exempt from the Accountant in Business, Management Accounting and Financial Accounting papers, you can continue with the ACCA Qualification from Corporate and Business Law paper onwards.

Available in Dublin, Cork and Limerick, the ACCA Diploma in Accounting and Business is the stepping stone towards a boundless career trajectory. Apply now and see for yourself!

 

 

Why Study ACCA at Griffith College?

The ACCA Diploma in Accounting and Business at Griffith College is a flexible, one-year course, offered as part of the ACCA Foundations in Accountancy Suite. Available in Dublin, Cork and Limerick, as a student of this course you will:

  • Have access to a range of flexible study modes meaning you can plan your ACCA course around your life.
  • Develop international class accountancy skills with the world’s largest and fastest-growing professional accountancy body.
  • Obtain unparalleled tuition with the option of progressing onto the ACCA Professional Qualification.

Course Highlights

  • ACCA Platinum Approved status
  • 8 First in the world prize-winners
  • 81 First in the Ireland Prize winners
  • Live streaming
  • E-learning
  • Revision classes
  • Study texts and revision notes
  • Dublin City Centre location
  • Video recorded papers

 

Intake Dates

Our intake for this course commences on the 17th of September, 2018

Course details

The Diploma in Accounting and Business is awarded on the completion of the following three exams:

1: Accountant in Business (FAB)
2: Management Accounting (FMA)
3: Financial Accounting (FFA)

In addition to the three exams, FAB, FMA & FFA, the course includes a Professionalism and Ethics module called Foundations in Professionalism. This is an online, interactive module designed to help you develop your understanding of what it means to act professionally and ethically in the work you carry out.

ACCA Diploma in Accounting and Business
  • Included in the part-time ACCA Diploma in Accounting & Business course are:-
  • Attendance at the part-time ACCA course
  • LIVE Streaming of our ACCA courses
  • All relevant study material
  • Video Recordings
  • Moodle Access
  • Mock Exams
  • Revision Course
ACCA E-Learning
  • Included in the e-learning course are:-
  • LIVE Streaming of our ACCA courses
  • Tutor Support
  • All relevant study material
  • Video Recordings
  • Moodle Access
  • Mock Exams
  • Attendance at the lecture-based revision course
Griffith College provides the following ACCA Computer Based Exams:
  • ACCA Professional – (Fundamentals Knowledge & Skills level):
  • AB Accountant in Business
  • MA Management Accounting
  • FA Financial Accounting
  • LW Corporate and Business Law (Global)
  • LW Corporate and Business Law (Eng)
  • Diploma in Accounting and Business
  • FAB – Accountant in Business
  • FMA– Management Accounting
  • FFA – Financial Accounting
  • Introductory Certificate in Financial and Management and Accounting
  • FA1 – Recording Financial Transactions
  • MA1 – Management Information
  • Intermediate Certificate in Financial and Management and Accounting
  • FA2 – Maintaining Financial Records
  • MA2 – Managing Costs and Finance
  • ACCA Computer Based Exams are offered for these subjects at our Main Campus at South Circular Road, Dublin 8

Course Contacts

If you have any questions please get in contact with us at [email protected]

Ann
Donegan
Dublin Campus
T: 
01-4150471
Timetables
Dublin ACCA Diploma in Accounting & Business
Limerick ACCA Diploma in Accounting & Business

GRIFFITH COLLEGE LIMERICK, O’CONNELL AVENUE, LIMERICK

Contact: [email protected]                       Telephone: 061 310031

CORK ACCA Diploma in Accounting & Business

 

Contact:            [email protected]

Tel:                    021 4507027

 

How to Apply

ACCA STUDENTS

  • All Dublin and Cork Griffith College ACCA students will be e-mailed giving details of our online registration process. This is done via www.my.gcd.ie using your student number and date of birth. Payment options and relevant forms are also available to download when registering online. Sponsored Students will need have their Sponsorship Form completed and uploaded via the above link. Sponsorship Form 
  • For any new admission, please click the Apply Online button on this page and we will respond to you with further details of registering online.
Fees

Please note: ACCA tuition at Griffith College has been approved for tax relief. For the tax year 2017, tax relief is granted to Irish taxpayers for part-time courses at the standard rate of income tax (20%) in respect of tuition fees paid exceeding €3,000 and up to €7,000.

Dublin ACCA Diploma in Accounting & Business Part-time
  • Multiple Discounts Available
  • Take 2 main course papers - €350 Discount
  • Take 3 main course papers - €500 Discount
  • Repeating a subject - 50% Discount
  • Unemployed - 50% Discount

 

  • FAB – Accountant in Business - €500 per subject
  • FMA – Management Accounting - €500 per subject
  • FFA – Financial Accounting - €500 per subject

 

  • Terms and Conditions:
  • Multi Booking Discount: This cannot be used with any other discount(s) already being offered by the College (resit & unemployed)
  • This discount is only applicable on the part time lecture-based courses and does not apply to the full-time or e-learning courses.
  • Resit Discount:
  • For part-time, live streaming & e-learning papers only; if you are repeating a paper you will be entitled to a 50% discount.  To avail of the discount you must show a copy of your results.
  • Unemployed Discount:  For part-time & e-learning papers only; if you are unemployed you qualify for a 50% discount.  You need a stamped letter from the Social Welfare Office confirming that you are currently claiming the Job Seekers Allowance.  Without the necessary documentation from Social Welfare the discount will not be given.  The College will not be in a position to make any exceptions to this rule. The College will not be in a position to make any exceptions to this rule. 
ACCA Diploma in Accounting & Business ELearning
  • Repeating a subject - 50% Discount
  • Unemployed - 50% Discount

 

  • FAB – Accountant in Business - €470 per subject
  • FMA – Management Accounting - €470 per subject
  • FFA – Financial Accounting - €470 per subject

 

  • Terms and Conditions
  • Resit Discount:  If you are repeating a paper you will be entitled to a 50% discount.  To avail of the discount you must show a copy of your results.
  • Unemployed Discount: If you are unemployed you qualify for a 50% discount.  You need a stamped letter from the Social Welfare Office confirming that you are currently claiming the Job Seekers Allowance.  Without the necessary documentation from Social Welfare the discount will not be given, the college will not be in a position to make any exceptions to this rule.
Cork Diploma in Accounting & Business Part-time
  • ACCA Diploma in Accounting & Business - €1250.00
Limerick Diploma in Accounting & Business Part-time

For any student partially exempted from certain modules on the course then they can pay per module with the following being the module fee breakdown:

  • FAB – Accountant in Business - €250 per subject
  • FMA – Management Accounting - €500 per subject
  • FFA – Financial Accounting - €500 per subject
Progression

Academic Progression

On completion of the ACCA Diploma in Accounting and Business via the Foundations in Accountancy route students have the option to transfer to the ACCA Professional Qualification.

Career Progression

As an introductory qualification in accounting and finance, the ACCA Diploma in Accounting and Business is a good basis for both new accountants and those already working in accounts- support roles to progress in the Accountancy sector.

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