Study Method Online
Institution The Career Academy
Recognition ICOES
Start Date Enrol anytime
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Course overview

Because balance is key

What is accounting? The fundamentals of accounting are valuable basic skills for anyone who runs a business, for employees who want to present a formidable resume, or for those who want to learn how to do accounting as a building block for personal financial balance. When you learn basic business accounting, you grow your knowledge of bookkeeping, invoicing, and payment systems. The Career Academy Level 3 accounting course allows you to learn accounting online while you work, so you can keep paying your bills while you upskill. Enrol now towards achieving a work/life balance that adds up.

Job outcomes

  • Accountant
  • Auditor
  • Bookkeeper
  • Accounting Technician
  • Taxation Specialist

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Accredited by The International Council for Online Educational Standards

Study method

  • Online Online info icon
    Online delivery - online course content with the exception of assessments and work placement
  • Blended Blended info icon
    Blended delivery - both online course content and partial face to face requirements
  • In-class In-class info icon
    In class delivery - predominately face to face course content conducted at a specific location
  • Virtual Virtual info icon
    Virtual Delivery - Live and interactive classroom-style learning conducted completely online

Duration study load

  • 15 hours
  • 6 months access
  • Complete 1 module per week


Online, at your own pace with tutor support by phone or email.

Course features

  • Understand business structures & types
  • Discover how to define transactions
  • Get an Introduction to Accounting course certificate to add to your CV
  • Reduce fees as you manage your own business accounts
  • Gain skills that are useful across a broad range of sectors
  • We are accredited by the International Association of Accounting Professionals
  • Use your certificate to show employers you mean business


  • Multiple choice
  • Short answer
  • Practical assessments


  • Excellent course for those wanting an Introduction to Accounting principles and concepts.
    Inna Benitez


100% Online and 24/7 Access

  • Get instant access within 1 business day and start when you’re ready
  • Receive unlimited tutor support via phone and email from experienced professionals


Core Modules
Business Types and Structures
What is Accounting?
Transactions and Definitions
Accounts and Definitions
Accounting for Transactions
Accounts and Financial Statements
Introduction to GST

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Payment options

Interest-free payment plans available from $25/week.

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About The Career Academy

The Career Academy is New Zealand's leading provider of online courses. Their education driven team of developers and tutors are located in Parnell, Auckland. They are committed to providing exceptional online courses and personal tutor support. The Career Academy offers a range of specialist courses to improve job performance. Their focus is on mentoring, inspiring and supporting people through training so their career or business can reap the rewards. The Career Academy’s course delivery is flexible, so their students can study with minimal disruption to their daily life. They offer flexible payment plans so anyone wanting to learn has the opportunity no matter their circumstances.

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