Diploma in Accounting and Finance

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Free Financial Accounting Course

Take the next step in your accounting and finance career today, with this free financial accounting course from Oxford Home Study Centre. This all-new financial accounting free online course is now open for enrolment, based on the same high-quality study materials as our paid courses.  Boost your chances of obtaining the professional accounting certifications you need, by studying from home at a time and pace to suit your lifestyle.  This exclusive online course covers a diverse range of essential topics over seven self-paced modules, including profit and loss accounts, how to prepare a balance sheet, cash flow statements, working capital management and the basics of bookkeeping.  Whether starting from scratch or looking to take your accountancy career a step further, this free financial accounting course comes highly recommended.

By the end of this Course the learner will be able to:

  • Discuss objectives, functions, importance and limitations ofAccounting.
  • Understand methods of Accounting, kinds of Accounts, and Accountingrules.
  • Explore various branches ofAccounting.
  • Understand basic accounting principles.
  • Understand the meaning of journal andledger.
  • Understand rules and sub-division ofledger.
  • Distinguish between journal andledger.
  • Differencebetween GrosswagesandNetwages
  • Understand what is Basic Payroll Terminology?
  • Explore how to prepare profit and lossstatement
  • Describe the Classification of assets andliabilities
  • Understand the adjustment of Balancesheet
  • Describe how to prepare the Balancesheet.
  • Describe the role of working capital in the operations of abusiness
  • Use cash flow statements as analyticaltools.

All free online certificate courses at Oxford Home Study Centre are 100% free of charge from start to finish.  There is no enrolment fee, all study aids are provided via our online learning platform and all of our courses are self-paced for total flexibility.

Our exclusive free courses provide the perfect opportunity to expand your knowledge, develop new skills and explore new professions.  Upon completion of your free online certificate course, you will have the option of claiming one of three different types of certificates for a small fee:

  1. An official Course Completion Certificate from Oxford Home Study Centre
  2. A CPD Accredited Certificate to boost your CPD profile
  3. An Endorsed Certificate issued by the Quality Licence Scheme

Each of these certificates could prove helpful in supporting future job applications, or helping you climb the career ladder with your current employer. All certificates are 100% optional upon successful completion of your course - available to purchase with your preferred postage option.

For more information on certificate costs, head over to our pricing page or contact a member of the team at Oxford Home Study Centre anytime. 


This Free Diploma in Accounting and Finance course covers the following modules:

Unit 1 – Introduction to Accounting 

Unit 2. Subsidiary Books of Accounting

Unit 3. The Basic Steps of Bookkeeping

Unit 4. How to Create a Profit and Loss Account

Unit 5. How to Prepare a Balance Sheet

Unit 6. How to Prepare Cash Flow Statement

Unit 7. How to Effectively Manage Working Capital



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Course Level Diploma
Awarding Body OHSC
Study Method Online
Course Duration 450 Hours
Entry Requirements Open to All
Start Date Ongoing