Threaded through the whole journey are the ethics and values students need to make a difference. And because you can only qualify after completing at least 36 months of hands-on professional experience, members become exceptionally valuable to employers wherever they're based in the world.
The ACCA Qualification
There are three stages of exams, plus an Ethics and Professional Skills module and a Professional Experience Requirement.
Applied Knowledge exams
An exceptional introduction to the world of finance and accounting, these exams provide students with a broad understanding of essential accounting techniques.
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Applied Skills exams
Building on your existing knowledge and understanding, Applied Skills develops strong, broad and practical finance required of future strategic professional accountant in any sector or industry.
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These exams provide students with the unique blend of skills, real-world focus and specialisation options which will super-charge careers and develop strategic, forward-thinking professional accountants. Strategic Professional exams are comprised of both Essentials and Options exams.
Students will take both these exams which provide them with the skills they need to make an immediate impact with employers.
These exams offer the unique opportunity to specialise in areas of greatest relevance to a chosen sector or career path.
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