Course Description

Higher Certificate in Accounting

Accounting is one of the most important parts of any organisation. Accountants provide essential information and professional advice to help individuals and organisations make the right financial and business decisions.

This two-year programme will equip students with a foundation level of competence in accountancy and information technology skills. Modules include: financial accounting; quantitative techniques; business applications; economics; management; business and company law; taxation and financial management. There is a strong emphasis over the two years on computer applications ensuring graduate have the ICT skills required for modern business environments. The broad foundation base also enables students to pursue further studies in business or accounting.

CollegeInstitute of Technology Carlow
Course LocationCarlow
Course CategoryBusiness
Course QualificationLevel 6 Higher Certificate
Course Duration2 years
Course FeePOA
Entry RequirementsLeaving Certificate: 5 subjects at Ordinary Level Grade O6 or Higher Level Grade H7 or better. Subjects required: English or Irish at Ordinary Level Grade O6 or Higher Level Grade H7 or better. Mathematics at Ordinary Level Grade O6 or Higher Level Grade H7 or better. Mature applicants will be assessed on an individual basis and may be interviewed.
Carear PathAt certificate level, graduates may expect to work in accounting positions in a variety of sectors including financial services and the public sector.
Phone059 91 75000
Course CodeCW936
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Institute of Technology Carlow

Kilkenny Road, Carlow Town, Carlow, Republic of Ireland. Eircode: R93 V960

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Institute of Technology Carlow
Kilkenny Road
Carlow Town, Carlow
Republic of Ireland
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