Qualification: Diploma in Accounting and Finance (Level 4 UK – 120 Credits)
Awarding Body: Raffles College of Higher Education
Duration: 6 Months (2 Terms)
Intakes: January, April, July & October
Standard Benchmarks: Raffles University Iskandar Malaysia
Raffles aim to rise to the challenges and accept that different eras will demand different values, skills, behaviours and competencies from all of us. As a higher education provider, we strive to lead in the development of creativity, design and management expertise to contribute to the development of society.
Our business degree curriculum has groomed many individuals into successful corporate practitioners. The school offers business courses such as: Management, Marketing, Hospitality, Tourism, Supply Chain & Logistic Operations, and Entrepreneurship & Small Business Operation. Raffles School of Business in Colombo is under Raffles College of Design and Business (Private) Limited and starting to run in July 2018.
Aims of the programme:
The Diploma of Accounting and Finance is an introductory programme to prepare students for entry into the Advanced Diploma in Accounting and Advanced Diploma in Finance. Students are introduced to key concepts in accounting and finance and learn essential academic research and communication skills.
The overall aims of the programme are to develop:
- Basic skill in communication.
- Students’ knowledge of fundamental concepts in accounting and finance.
Pathways after Diploma in Business Studies:
- Financial Accounting
- Fundamentals of Business Mathematics
- Business Communication
- Business Information Technology
- Fundamentals of Finance
- Fundamentals of Management
- Cost Accounting