Foundations in Accountancy (FIA) (R/344/2/0001) (02/20) (MQA/PA513362)
Accountancy is an important part of every sector of modern society. Some school-leavers have a clear vision of a career in Accounting or Finance, preferring a pathway that is quick, affordable and academically focused in preparing them for their chosen field of expertise. To cater to such students, Pintar College will be offering the ACCA Foundation in Accounting programme in near future to provide them with a solid foundation in accounting and finance, as well as a fast track towards the Association of Chartered and Certified Accountants (ACCA) programme.
To be in line with our college vision of “the forefront, specialist, excellence and preferred educational institution in business studies”, we are committed to produce good accountants with professional attitudes, ethical conduct and social responsibilities.
REASONS FOR TAKING ACCA FIA
1. DIRECT ENROLL TO ACCA
The college has considered the need for well-qualified professional accounting executives to spearhead professional development and industries, and to provide academic manpower for institutions of higher learning. The offer of the ACCA Foundation in Accounting programme is line to the Malaysia government’s objective of establishing a knowledge economy and becoming an educational hub in the region.
This ACCA Foundation in Accounting is used as an entry qualification to ACCA.
2. FLEXIBLE STUDY
The ACCA Foundation in Accounting is designed to give students flexibility, so that their learning can be balanced around existing commitments to achieve their goals. As such the college provide essential support to students by offering the qualifications with a variety of study modes.
3. Accredited by ACCA & MQA
The college in collaboration with the governments, industry, universities and professional bodies ensure its qualifications and assessments are accredited, recognised and relevant. This programme is held under ACCA which The ACCA has achieved strong recognition worldwide by building relationships with influential organisations including local and multinational companies, accounting bodies, educational institutions, governments, entities such as the United Nations and the World Bank. This programme in Pintar College is also recognized by the Ministry of Education (MOE) and is accredited by Malaysian Qualification Agency (MQA). Please click http://www2.mqa.gov.my/pasp/ for more details.
4. COURSE COVERS:
Introductory Certificate in Financial and Management Accounting
FA1 – Recording Financial Transactions
MA1 – Management Information
Intermediate Certificate in Financial and Management Accounting
FA2 – Maintaining Financial Records
MA2 – Managing Costs and Finances
Diploma in Accounting and Business
FAB – Accountant in Business
FMA – Management Accounting
FFA – Financial Accounting
5. CAREER OPPORTUNITIES
- Chartered Accountant
- Tax Accountant
- Accounting Consultant
- Financial/ Budget Analyst
- Financial Manager