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PEARSON LCCI LEVEL 4 DIPLOMA IN ACCOUNTING AND FINANCE

Course Description

Course Description

The new Level 4 Diploma in Accounting and Finance emphasises on professional achievement and progression. It is aimed at helping students who have completed their Level 3 studies to continue to enhance their prospects for employment and further study through additional LCCI International Qualifications. However as with all LCCI International Qualifications, the constituent units are qualifications in their own right and are business relevant. 

Modules in Pearson LCCI Level 4 Diploma in Accounting and Finance

The Pearson LCCI Level 4 Diploma in Accounting and Finance comprises of 3 modules and students are required to pass the following compulsory units within 18 months:

  • Level 4 Financial Accounting
  • Level 4 Management Accounting
  • Level 4 Organisational Behaviour and Performance


Module Description

Unit Title

Aims of Unit

Overview of Content

Pearson Level 4 Certificate in Financial Accounting

The Pearson LCCI Level 4 Certificate in Financial Accounting (VRQ) provides students with an understanding of the significance of financial statements and the relevance of the information they contain. Students will produce financial statements in accordance with relevant accounting standards for single and group entities. This qualification will provide students with the necessary skills to interpret complex financial statements for reporting and assist in decision making by providing clear analysis of the financial statements. Students will also gain an understanding of the preparation of company financial statements in accordance with the International Accounting Standards Board (IASB).

Note VRQ refers to vocationally-related qualification.

  • The Regulatory Framework and Governance Responsibilities
  • Accounting Systems
  • The Principles of Financial Statements for Single Entities, Partnerships and Groups
  • Financial Statements
  • The Analysis of Business Performance Using Financial Statements

 

 

Pearson Level 4 Certificate in Management Accounting

The Pearson LCCI Level 4 Certificate in Management Accounting (VRQ) gives students advanced knowledge and understanding of Management accounting techniques in business, budget setting, monitoring, variance analysis and business performance. Students will gain the skills to use a range of techniques to prepare complex financial information. They will construct budgets for planning and control, apply contribution theory for short-term decision making, and apply forecasting techniques and scenario planning to optimise profitability. Students will also analyse financial performance and evaluate information for management to support decision making and planning.

Note VRQ refers to vocationally-related qualification.

  • Standard costing
  • Budgeting
  • Short-term decision making
  • Forecasting
  • Performance measurement
  • Scenario planning
  • Corporate social responsibility

 

Pearson Level 4 Certificate in Organisation Behaviour and Performance

The Pearson LCCI Level 4 Certificate in Organisational Behaviour and Performance (VRQ) qualification will enable learners to understand how changes in both the internal and external environment impact on an organisation and how different management practices can help shape its response to these changes. The qualification will also enable learners to understand how motivation, leadership and team working influence an organisation’s performance. The qualification looks at the importance of professional ethics and its relationship to managing risk. This qualification is particularly suitable for people who hold management positions or those who aspire to become managers. The qualification is relevant to learners across different functional areas of an organisation in whichever sector it operates, including finance, HR and other business operations. 

Note VRQ refers to vocationally-related qualification.

  • The Internal and External Organisational Environment
  • Managing People and Organisational Performance
  • Organisational Compliance and Control
  • Ethics, Corporate Governance and Risk Management

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