FNS60217 Advanced Diploma of Accounting

Award Course
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 on offer.

Information for International Students

Students must be at least 18 years old when they commence studies. This course incorporates practical instruction in the Institute’s Business Incubator Centre. Students are provided with text books which are included in the tuition fee.

Duration 26 Weeks
English Proficiency IELTS 5.5 or equivalent test score, or successful completion of Upper Intermediate ELICOS at Sunraysia Institute of TAFE
Fees per Semester (AUD) $7,500
Total Fees (AUD) $7,500
Course Start Dates February, July
Academic Requirements Completion of year 11 or country equivalent
Pre-requisite course(s) Diploma of Accounting

* Duration of a course includes periods for orientation and enrolment, teaching, assessment, structured learning support, study breaks and public holidays.
* Fees are subject to change.

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.