You can master accounting software!
Thank goodness the “good old days” of managing accounting process with a simple calculator are well and truly over! Today there is an expectation that every person in the finance team will have a sound knowledge of the software available to deliver successful accounting and associated reporting. You need to keep up with the game. This course will give you the knowledge and expertise to contribute confidently.
You can study fees-free
As of the 1st January 2018, tertiary education is fees-free for eligible first-time tertiary students on programmes level 3 and above. You may be eligible to study this course fee-free. Find out if you’re eligible for free study.
Benefits to you
Understand the benefits and utilisation of accounting software
At the end of this course you will feel comfortable setting up and using accounting software to manage and process transactions and to comply with other accounting requirements. You will be able to complete bank reconciliation reports and complete complex transactions for a GST registered entity.
Produce Financial Reports Effectively
Every business owner or manager needs to be able to access financial reports that give an effective overview of the business’s financial health. If you are a member of the finance team you must be able to produce these using established software. This course will ensure you have a solid understanding of how to use and maximise available accounting software in your day to day role.
- Level: 4
- Credit: 15
- Course fee: $169.58 (domestic students). Includes GST.
- Duration: 8 Weeks
- Indicative hours per week: 19 Hours
- EFTS: 0.125
How long will it take?
This course is delivered over 8 weeks. NZQA guidelines suggest up to 150 hours of total study time for a 15credit course. So to complete this course successfully in the 8 weeks you must be prepared to devote approximately 19 hours per week to your study. Depending on your previous academic online experience and course level this may vary to a certain degree.
If you want to study as a full-time student you can enrol on more than one course at a time. Please speak to one of our sales and learner support coordinators for more information on 0800 328 269 or refer to https://www.studylink.govt.nz/about-studylink/glossary/full-time-definition.html
To study this course, you must have previously completed the Accrual Accounting course or be studying it alongside this course.
TANZ eCampus is offered by seven of New Zealand’s major tertiary providers including:
All qualifications will be awarded by one of these providers. Courses completed through TANZ eCampus are industry recognised and accepted by the New Zealand Qualifications Authority (NZQA). Graduates may attend the graduation ceremony of the relevant tertiary partner and will receive a parchment from the institute at which they enrolled.