Advanced Higher Accounting

Advanced Higher Accounting

This page is for the existing National Qualification Advanced Higher Accounting Course.

Access information on the new NQ (CfE) Advanced Higher Courses.

SQA's Advanced Higher in Accounting is useful for learners entering the job market or going on to study accountancy, law or business-related subjects at university or college.

Learners will be equipped with the skills to analyse and discuss financial problems and make informed comment on relevant information. They will be able to understand accounting information for the purposes of analysing performance, making decisions and solving problems.

The qualification will familiarise learners with the necessary information technology and accounting packages needed in the field.

The Advanced Higher Accounting Course is at SCQF level 7.

For more information on SCQF levels and how Advanced Higher fits in to the Scottish Credit and Qualifications Framework, visit our SCQF section.

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