Course Title: Set up and operate a computerised accounting system

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5178

Course Title: Set up and operate a computerised accounting system

Portfolio: BUS

Nominal Hours: 80.0

Regardless of the mode of delivery, represent a guide to the relative teaching time and student effort required to successfully achieve a particular competency/module. This may include not only scheduled classes or workplace visits but also the amount of effort required to undertake, evaluate and complete all assessment requirements, including any non-classroom activities.

Course Code




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


City Campus


650T TAFE Business


Term1 2008,
Term2 2008

Course Contact: Jenny Wotzko

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 5701

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

This unit covers the competency to establish and operate under supervision, a computerised accounting system.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

BSBCMN308A Maintain financial records [ACCT 5180C]

National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

FNSACCT407A Set up and operate a computerised accounting system


Ensure system integrity

Implement an integrated accounting system

Maintain the system

Process transactions within the system

Produce reports

Learning Outcomes

Overview of Assessment

Throughout this course interactive class exercises performed as a group, followed by discussion of the solutions and question & answer sessions will provide formative feedback to the students regarding their progress in achieving competency.
Assessment tasks may include individual in-class exercises, closed book class tests, assignments, question & answer activities and closed book exams.