Formerly City College Brighton and Hove and Northbrook College

Accountancy | AAT Award in Bookkeeping | Level 1

Course Type: Adult qualifications and professional, Open to international students Campus: Broadwater Campus Assessment: Online exam.

Why this course?

A student completing this qualification will develop an understanding of the role of the bookkeeper, including the need for confidentiality and accuracy in their work. Students will learn underpinning theory including how to identify assets, liabilities, income and expenses; how to identify profit and loss; and the differences between trading for cash and trading on credit.

Students will also develop the skills to process customer and supplier transactions, to enter receipts and payments into the cashbook and check amounts against the bank statement in preparation for bank reconciliation.

Students will be introduced to the dual effect of transactions. This is a fundamental underpinning concept for double entry bookkeeping and will support students who go on to study bookkeeping at Foundation level. 

Start dates

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Code Start Campus Times Duration Fees ?
CM0452-1C 23 Sep 2019 Broadwater 5.30pm - 8.30pm 12 weeks £360.00 Enrol & Pay
CM0454-1C 13 Jan 2020 Broadwater 5.30pm - 8.30pm 12 weeks £360.00 Enrol & Pay

Discounts may be available depending on your circumstances, please see our finance information.

Course units

  • Understanding the role of the bookkeeper
  • Understanding financial transactions
  • Processing customer and supplier transactions
  • Processing receipts and payments


Why the MET?

Our experienced teaching staff are passionate about their areas of expertise and are committed to helping you to attain your learning goals and meet your personal aims.

Without a doubt, one of the reasons we know you will love studying at Brighton MET is the location of our Central Campus. Right in the heart of Brighton’s world-famous North Laine, the College is within walking distance of all the city’s main amenities – the award-winning city library, the independent shops and eateries, and the beach. 

Course fees

The cours fees are £350.

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