Accounting A-Level Level 3

East Sussex College
  • Info on Application
  • 2 Years
  • A Level
  • Sussex

This course is designed for those looking to pursue a career in accounting and finance. Accountants are in demand in many areas, in the commercial world as well as public and voluntary sectors. You will need to have strong numeracy skills, but there is more to accounting than simply getting the figures right. Accountants also need to be able to analyse and interpret financial information and provide vital details to business owners and decision makers.

What previous qualifications or experience do I need?

You will need at least GCSE English Language and Maths grade B/6 and a Science grade B/6.

How will I be assessed?

Externally assessed papers at the end of the course

What qualification will I achieve?

A Level in Accountancy

What can I do after completing this course?

This course can provide a pathway to a related degree or career in Accounting. You may wish to consider an apprenticeship with a training contract that allows you to study for the accountancy.

Are there any extra costs?

You will be required to purchase a course textbook, which is likely to cost around £25 each year.

This course also benefits from visiting lecturers including local authors and international journalists. Please note it is expected that learners will undertake around five hours of home study per week in addition to classes at the College.

East Sussex College

Eastbourne Campus,

Cross Levels Way,


East Sussex,

BN21 2UF,

Tel: 030 300 39300