Certificate IV in Accounting and Bookkeeping

Kent Institute Australia

Course details

CRICOS course code: 098585D

Level of study: Certificates & Diplomas


Certificate IV in Accounting and Bookkeeping reflects the job roles of workers in the accounting industry, including BAS Agents and contract bookkeepers; and of those employees performing bookkeeping tasks for organisations in a range of industries. It includes preparing and lodging business and instalment activity statements, and providing advice or dealing with the Commissioner on behalf of a taxpayer in relation to activity statements. Individuals in these roles apply theoretical and specialist knowledge and skills to work autonomously, and exercise judgement in completing routine and non-routine activities.

Exit pathways:

  • FNS50217: Diploma of Accounting
  • FNS60217: Advanced Diploma of Accounting
  • Bachelor of Accounting
  • Bachelor of Business


  • Case Studies
  • Scenarios – Problem Solving, Practical Activities, Oral Presentation, Multiple Choice Quiz, Written Portfolio, Projects, Reports, Practical Observations

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Tuition Fees (AUD $) Start date Duration Campus
8,040 Per Year
Read moreTuition Fee: 8,040; Enrolment Fee (non-refundable): 250. (This fee is for 2022 and it may subject to change for the coming year.)
09 Oct 2023
08 Jan 2024
1.5 years
Read more6 terms

Full time
Melbourne Campus
Level 10, 350 Queen Street
Melbourne Victoria 3000

Entry criteria

Academic requirement

Entry to this course requires:

  • Successful completion of Australian year 11 or equivalent; OR
  • Successful completion of an AQF recognised Certificate III in Accounting Administration or other relevant qualification; OR
  • Relevant work experience in a related field.

English requirement

International Applicants from non-English-speaking backgrounds only.

IELTS (Academic) 5.5 with no band less than 5.0 or equivalent; PTE Academic (Pearson) - Overall score of 42 (with 35 or more in all communicative scores); TOEFL IBT (Internet based) - Overall score of 46 (Writing/Speaking of 15+ and Reading/Listening of 7+); Cambridge CAE & CPE - 162+.


Kent Institute Australia
Sydney Campus
Level 11, 10 Barrack Street
Sydney New South Wales 2000
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