Advanced Diploma of Accounting (FNS60217)


Course code: FNS60217
This qualification reflects the role of individuals working in accounting and seeking professional recognition, including tax agents, accounts managers and business analysts; and to employees performing a range of accounts management tasks for organisations in a range of industries. At this level individuals are expected to apply theoretical and technical skills in a range of situations and to display initiative and judgement in planning activities. They have autonomy in performing complex operations and can be responsible for planning, coordinating and evaluating the work of others within broad but generally well-defined parameters.

90 Weeks: (78 weeks classroom delivery + 12 weeks of holidays).

AUD $200 (non-refundable)
AUD $1,500
AUD $13,500


• For course packages or re-enrolment, the registration fee is payable only once.
• These fees are indicative and are subject to change at the time of enrolment.

Career Opportunities

Possible job titles relevant to this qualification include:

  • Accounting Manager
  • Assistant Accountant

Pathways Information

Preferred pathways for candidates entering this qualification include:

  • FNS50217 Diploma of Accounting or other relevant qualification.

Pre-requisite Requirements

  18 years or over

  Basic computer skills

  Meet all Student Visa requirements, including:

  • Year 10 academic education (or equivalent)
  • IELTS 5.5 or English proficiency (or equivalent)
  • Completion of both FNSSS00014 Accounting Principles Skill Set and FNSSS00015 Advanced Accounting Principles Skill Set;


  • Completion of FNS50215 Diploma of Accounting


  • Completion of FNS50217 Diploma of Accounting.


Modules shown are for the current academic year and are subject to change in the future.

Your choice of modules and projects available may, to some extent, be restricted by the schedule of lectures and the availability of staff. It may also vary according to the degree specialism chosen.

FNSACC624Monitor corporate governance activities
FNSINC602Interpret and use financial statistics and tools
FNSINC601Apply economic principles to work in the financial services
FNSPIM410Collect, assess and use information
FNSACC612Implement Reconstruction Plan
FNSORG602Develop and Manage Financial systems
FNSRSK602Determine and manage risk exposure strategies
BSBSMB405Monitor and manage small business operations
FNSACC605Implement organisational improvement programs
FNSACC611Implement an insolvency program
FNSFMK505Comply with financial services regulation and industry codes of practice
BSBMGT624Develop and implement corporate social responsibility
FNSCUS401Participate in negotiations
FNSCUS402Resolve disputes