Accounting HNC


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The HNC Accounting covers a wide range of accounting concepts and provides you with an excellent grounding in the principles of financial and management accounting using manual and computerised approaches. It is designed to prepare you for a career in accounting or financial administration.


Level SCQF 7

DeliveryFace-to-Face |

Semester 1: Tuesday and Wednesday - All day. Thursday - Morning.

Semester 2: Tuesday and Thursday - All day. Wednesday - Morning.

LocationInverness Campus

Duration 1 Year


Course content...

Mandatory units include:

  • Cost accounting
  • Graded unit 1: accounting 
  • Management accounting using IT
  • Preparing financial statements
  • Recording financial information
  • Using financial accounting software

What next... 

  • You can progress to the HND Accounting and from there to the BA (Hons) Accounting and Finance.
  • Upon successful completion of this HNC Accounting, you may wish to proceed to employment with local organisations as an accounting assistant.

Entry requirements

  • 1 Scottish Higher at grade C or above
  • Prospective students without the standard entry requirements as listed above are encouraged to apply and will be considered on an individual basis.