Foundation Level Accountancy

Course Overview:

The objective of the Level 3 Foundation Diploma in Accountancy is to provide learners with a foundation for a career in a range of organisations in relation to financial management and accountancy. It is designed to ensure that each learner is equipped with knowledge of accountancy, and the skills to adapt rapidly to change and progress with their learning. Successful completion of the Level 3 Foundation Diploma in Accountancy provides learners with the opportunity to progress to further study or employment.

Entry Requirement:

Level 3 qualifications can be offered to learners from age 16. We do not specify entry requirements for these qualifications. We ensures that learners admitted to the programme have sufficient capability at the right level to undertake the learning and assessment. We must ensure learners are recruited with integrity onto appropriate qualifications that will meet their needs, enable and facilitate learning and achievement enable progression. The qualification is offered in English.

English requirements: If a learner is not from a majority English-speaking country must provide evidence of English language competency.


  • Recording Financial Transactions (20 credits)

  • Management Information (20 credits)

  • Maintaining Financial Records (20 credits)


Successful completion of the Level 3 Foundation Diploma in accountancy provides learners with the opportunity for workplace and academic progressions to a wide range of academic progression.


The qualification is designed to be delivered over one academic year for full-time study, but it is also flexible in its delivery in order to accommodate part-time and distance learning. The qualification is delivered face-to-face, through lectures, tutorials, seminars, distance, online by approved centres only.

Study Level:                                       Foundation

Study Module:                              Full/Part Time

Course Length:                                      6 months

Course fees:                                  Online £2,000
                                                         In Class £6,500

Terms Start Date:                         Jan/Apr/Sep

Age group:                                               18 year +

Application route:



Completion can offer students 1st year entry into UK Universities