FNS60217 Advanced Diploma of Accounting

Award Course
This training is delivered with Victorian and Commonwealth Government funding
Cricos Code 099420F


This qualification reflects the role of individuals working in accounting and seeking professional recognition, including tax agents, accounts managers and business analysts; and to employees performing a range of accounts management tasks for organisations in a range of industries. At this level individuals are expected to apply theoretical and technical skills in a range of situations and to display initiative and judgement in planning activities. They have autonomy in performing complex operations and can be responsible for planning, coordinating and evaluating the work of others within broad but generally well-defined parameters.


Management accountant, tax accountant, finance analyst, corporate accountant.


Business or Accounting Degree. Upon successful completion of this course, there is a guaranteed pathway to LaTrobe University on offer.

Course Delivery

Classroom, Blended and Flexible Delivery available. This course is an approved VET FEE-HELP/VET Student Loan course. The Vet Student Loan maximum tuition fee cap is $5,000. For more information: https://www.sunitafe.edu.au/vet-fee-help-vet-student-loans. This course is currently in transition; the course code, title, units and content may change in the future and further information will be provided upon enrolment and/or during the course of your training.

Entry Requirements

Each applicant will be required to undertake a Pre-training Review before enrolling to help confirm if the proposed course is suitable. It will provide valuable information about skills, knowledge, language, literacy and numeracy skills and whether the course will help in achieving learning and employment goals. Completion of both FNSSS00014 Accounting Principles Skill Set and FNSSS00015 Advanced Accounting Principles Skill Set; OR Completion of FNS50215 Diploma of Accounting; OR Completion of FNS50217 Diploma of Accounting. International students require IELTS 5.5 for entry to this course.

Expected Time to Complete

2 Years

Units & Assessment
Core Units
Code Unit Name Hours Material
FNSACC624 Monitor corporate governance activities 60 $75.00
FNSINC601 Apply economic principles to work in the financial services industry 60 $80.00
FNSINC602 Interpret and use financial statistics and tools 60 $45.00
Elective Units
Code Unit Name Hours Material
FNSACC511 Provide financial and business performance information 60 $60.00
FNSACC512 Prepare tax documentation for individuals 80 $60.00
FNSACC513 Manage budgets and forecasts 40 $75.00
FNSACC514 Prepare financial reports for corporate entities 70 $60.00
FNSACC516 Implement and maintain internal control procedures 40 $60.00
FNSACC517 Provide management accounting information 60 $60.00
FNSACC602 Audit and report on financial systems and records 40 $50.00
FNSACC613 Prepare and analyse management accounting information 60 $65.00
FNSACC614 Prepare complex corporate financial reports 60 $80.00
FNSTPB503 Apply legal principles in contract and consumer law 60 $65.00
FNSTPB504 Apply legal principles in corporations and trust law 60 $65.00
Your particular units of study will be determined from the core and elective units required for this qualification.

RPL is a formal assessment process that recognises relevant skills and knowledge you have already gained through previous training, work and life experiences. Contact the Institute today to discuss your options for RPL.

Indicative Fees

Government Subsidised $4,293
Concession $1,582
RPL Government Subsidised $2,542
RPL Concession $508
RPL Self-funded $3,389
Self-Funded $5,141

Concession for Diploma and Advanced Diploma courses applies only to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students.

Average total fees include designated materials and will vary according to your specific unit choices and other factors.

The student tuition fees as published are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment.

For information on refunds in relation to withdrawals, transfers and cancellations refer to the following policies and procedures.
Refund of Course Fees Policy
Student Withdrawal and Refund of Course Fees Procedure

Please visit our Fees and Charges page for more information.
Intake Campus Course Details
2023 May Mildura Campus International, , Full Time, Classroom Based, Diploma Mid Year, INTAKE CLOSED
2023 May Mildura Campus Full Time, Classroom Based, Diploma Mid Year, INTAKE CLOSED