Diploma of Accounting

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Course name  Diploma of Accounting (FNS50210)
Duration 12 months
Study options Online

Studying our FNS50210 Diploma of Accounting qualification online is designed to help you strengthen your financial skills and knowledge. You can work at your own pace and structure your study around your lifestyle


Possible Careers:
  • Finance Clerk
  • Finance Assistant
  • Assistant Accountant
  • VET FEE-HELP available 
  • Nationally recognised qualification
  • Study at any pace in any place!
This course is delivered by MEGT 3945. Online courses are only available to Australian students.




Block One


Process financial transactions and extract interim reports (pre requisite to FNSACC504



Prepare financial reports (pre requisite to FNSACC504)



Provide financial and business performance information

Block Two


Carry out business activity and instalment activity statement tasks



Establish and maintain a payroll system



Establish and maintain accounting information systems

Block Three


Manage budgets and financial forecasts



Prepare financial reports for corporate entities



Prepare legally compliant tax returns for individuals

Block Four


Implement and maintain internal control procedures



Provide management accounting information

The interactive online learning environment combines theory, experience and knowledge at your fingertips.

Students must be 18 years or older and pass the skills assessment for this course in languages, literacy and numeracy.



There are no academic requirements for entry to this course. It should be noted that the course covers topics that involve financial systems and the ability to understand and work with these is required.


For on-the-job training the student is required to be working in an environment where the situations and topics arising in this qualification are encountered.

Upon successful completion of the qualification, you will be able to progress onto study at a university with which our education partner has an articulation agreement. 

Nationally Recognised Qualifications and Industry Consultation

Our partner provides a rewarding learning experience. MEGT Institute is recognised throughout Australia as a leading provider of quality job education and training programs for nationally accredited qualifications. Our students and employer-clients consistently rate us highly.


We supply a range of different industry sectors with entry level to senior level courses. To give students a competitive edge in the job market, our courses focus on developing their practical skills and knowledge.