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The Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)

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The Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA), founded in 1904 is one of the world's leading professional accountancy organizations. ACCA members work in public practice, industry, commerce and the public sector. You can study for your ACCA qualification as a suitably qualified school or university graduate or as a mature student.

ACCA supports 188,000 members and 480,000 students in 180 countries, helping them to develop successful careers in accounting and business, with the skills required by employers. They also work through a network of 100 offices and centres and more than 7,000 Approved Employers worldwide, who provide high standards of employee learning and development. Through their public interest remit, they promote appropriate regulation of accounting and conduct relevant research to ensure accountancy continues to grow in reputation and influence.

Kaplan’s track record with ACCA is exceptional. With over 17,000 ACCA students each year, we are a leading international provider of ACCA training and a publisher for ACCA materials. Our exam focused approach continues to generate great results with students consistently achieving higher pass rates than the global average.



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About ACCA

ACCA Qualification

The ACCA qualification consists of two levels; Fundamental and Professional. Each level is sub-divided into two modules; Knowledge and Skills in the Fundamental Level and Essentials and Options in the Professional Level.

In order to qualify as an ACCA member, you will need to complete:

  • 14 exams (nine of which are eligible for exemptions)
  • Relevant practical experience, with a minimum of three years
  • A Professional Ethics module


The Examinations
The examinations consist of four modules; Knowledge, Skills, Essentials and Options. Students are expected to study each module in order.

Students must sit all fourteen papers starting with Paper F1, subject to the ACCA's examination rules and any exemptions. Examinations are in June and December of each year.

The ACCA exams are divided into two levels; Fundamentals and Professional.

The Fundamentals level is divided into two modules Knowledge and Skills. The Knowledge module introduces you to the main areas of financial and management accounting. You will study the other technical accountancy areas after you study this. There are six subjects in the skills module which cover the main technical areas that accountants are expected to know.
 

Fundamentals
Knowledge Business and Technology
Management Accounting
Financial Accounting
Skills Corporate and Business Law
Performance Management
Taxation
Financial Reporting
Audit and Assurance
Financial Management


The Professional level is divided into two modules; Essentials and Options. Both of the modules at Professional level have been set at the same ability level as a Masters degree. This level builds on the technical knowledge you will already have. It will also explore more advanced professional skills, techniques and values. These are required at a senior level by accountants working in an advisory or consultancy role.

All students have to pass the two papers in the Essentials module. The Options module contains four papers, but you only need to complete two.
 

Professional
Essentials Strategic Business Leader
Strategic Business Reporting
Options (any 2 of 4) Advanced Financial Management
Advanced Performance Management
Advanced Taxation(HKG)
Advanced Audit and Assurance(INT)


Entry Requirements
You can study for your ACCA qualification as a suitably qualified school leaver, graduate or FIA Diploma in Accounting and Business. If you have a degree or accountancy qualification you may exempt from certain ACCA exams.

To qualify as an ACCA member, you will need to complete:

  • Exams - a minimum of 4 out of 14 exams (nine are eligible for exemption) held in March, June, September and December of each year
  • Experience - record 36 months' experience in a relevant role
  • Ethics - the Professional Ethics module.


ACCA contact
Email: hongkong@accaglobal.com

Course Structure Mar 2021 (Online)

Course Structure     
Medium of instruction:

All courses are taught in Cantonese, while study materials are in English.
 

Education Course

Course Material
Course Notes
Study Text

Education Hours

Strategic Business Leader 33 Hours
Strategic Business Reporting 30 Hours

Revision Course

Course Material
Course Notes
Mock Paper & Answer
Exam Kit
 

Revision Hours

Strategic Business Leader 30 Hours
Strategic Business Reporting 30 Hours

It is a matter of discretion for individual employers to recognise any qualification to which this course may lead.

Course Structure Jun 2021 (Classroom)

Course Structure     
Medium of instruction:

All courses are taught in Cantonese, while study materials are in English.
 

Education Course

Course Material
Course Notes
Study Text

Education Hours

Strategic Business Leader 33 Hours
Strategic Business Reporting 30 Hours
Advanced Taxation(HKG) 33 Hours

Revision Course

Course Material
Course Notes
Mock Paper & Answer
Exam Kit
 

Revision Hours

Strategic Business Leader 30 Hours
Strategic Business Reporting 30 Hours
Advanced Taxation(HKG) 30 Hours

It is a matter of discretion for individual employers to recognise any qualification to which this course may lead.

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