Syllabus for the ACCA Advanced Diploma (F4-F6) course

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The ACCA Advanced Diploma in Accounting & Business F4-F6 consists of the fourth, fifth and sixth papers of the full ACCA qualification:

LW: Corporate & Business Law (ENG) (F4)
PM: Performance Management (F5)
TX: Taxation (UK) (F6)

The course covers the fundamentals of accounting systems and the financial processes used within businesses, as well as detailing the professional and ethical skills needed within an accountancy practice. See below for a summary of the learning outcomes of each paper.


LW Corporate and Business Law (ENG) (F4)

Develop knowledge and skills in the understanding of the general legal framework, and of specific legal areas relating to business. Learn to recognise when there is the need to seek further specialist legal advice.


PM Performance Management (F5)

To develop knowledge and skills in the application of management accounting techniques to quantitative and qualitative information for planning, decision-making, performance evaluation, and control.


TX Taxation (UK) (F6)

Develop knowledge and skills relating to the tax system as applicable to individuals, single companies, and groups of companies.


This course also includes FREE Xero Advisor Certification in cloud-based accounting.


Key course information:

  • Accredited by the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)
  • Level 6 qualification – equivalent to a Bachelor’s Degree level
  • Three online units and three computer-based exams at an external test centre
  • Typically completed in 9-12 months, with 12 months tuition support.
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