Advanced Diploma in Accounting and Finance (CEF) - HKU SPACE: Accounting, Investment Management courses
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Advanced Diploma in Accounting and Finance
會計及財務學高等文憑

CEF Reimbursable Course (selected modules only)

CEF Reimbursable Course (selected modules only)

Course Code
AC016A
Application Code
1765-AC016A

Study mode
Part-time
Start Date
06 Jan 2020 (Mon)
Next intake(s)
05-2020, 09-2020
Duration
2.5 years to 4 years
Language
English
Course Fee
Level 1: HK$3000-3950*
Level 2 & 3: HK$4250-$4380

*Course fees do not include textbook and are subject to change without prior notice
Apply Now
Deadline on 28 Nov 2019 (Thu)
Enquiries
2867 8485 or 2867 8470
2861 0278

This part-time programme provides strong essential knowledge in accounting and finance theories and practices, yielding a premium at the workplace for graduates.
 

Apply Now! With Maximum 5 modules exemption based on prior learning.

ProgramMe description

This dual discipline part-time programme provides strong essential knowledge in accounting and finance theories and practices, yielding a premium at the workplace for graduates. Students learn to prepare and analyse accounting and financial management information, honing skills in financial analysis, investments and risk management.

這是一個雙主修課程涵蓋會計及財務策劃兩大範疇,學生可於課程中學習基本會計和財務理論, 如何準備及分析會計報表及財務管理,投資及風險管理等知識。

Holders of the Advanced Diploma in Accounting and Finance currently receive up to 5 papers' exemptions from the ACCA. Graduates are eligible for admission to University of London International Degrees and Edinburgh Napier University Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) in Financial Services with *some module exemptions.

*Based on existing curriculum, new curriculum status is to be confirmed. 

畢業生可獲特許公認會計師公會(ACCA)專業考試最多5張考卷豁免,並可報讀由著名海外大學與香港大學專業進修學院於本港合辦的兼讀制學士學位課程,包括英國愛丁堡龍比亞大學金融服務(榮譽)文學士並獲最多*120學分豁免及英國倫敦大學國際課程理學士並獲最多*2.5學科豁免。

*Based on existing curriculum, new curriculum status is to be confirmed. 

Programme Features

  • The programme is pitched at HKQF Level 4.  It has been recognised by various overseas universities and by the ACCA;
  • Dual discipline part-time programme designed for students who are interested in both accounting and finance;
  • Part-time face-to-face teaching with high degree of flexibility where students can decide their own pace of study; and
  • Provide strong academic support including free online supplementary learning and tutorials for selected modules.

課程特色

  • 評為政府資歷架構第4級並獲多間大學及特許公認會計師公會(ACCA)認可    
  • 雙主修課程,涵蓋會計及財務策劃兩大課題
  • 兼讀制面授課程,可按個人情况選擇每學期所修學分
  • 個別單元提供網上支援學習及導修課堂

Exemption

Exemption from up to 5 subjects can be granted to students with suitable qualifications from recognised post-secondary institutions or professional bodies.

課程豁免

學員可以申請五科課程豁免。

assessment

Accounting Modules:

Assessment is based on coursework (40%), final examination (60%), and attendance (at least 70% of the sessions).

Finance Modules:

Assessment is based on coursework (50%), final examination (50%), and attendance (at least 80% of the sessions).

評核方法

會計學科:

習作及中期測驗(40%)、考試(60%)及出席率(70%)將用作評核標準。

財務學科:

習作及中期測驗(50%)、考試(50%)及出席率(80%)將用作評核標準。

 

Application Code 1765-AC016A Apply Online Now
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Duration
  • Programme Duration:
    Minimum: 2.5 Years; Normal: 3 Years and Maximum: 4 Years

    修業期 :
    最短:2.5年 一般:3年 最長:4年

Level I
1. Basic Accounting                                                                                $3950
2. Legal Framework of Business                                                     $3950
3. Business Economics (Economics)                                             $3000
4. Business Economics (Statistics)                                                 $3000

Level II
5. Management Information Systems                                         $4250
6. Management Accounting                                                              $4250                   
7. 
 Financial Management                                                                   $4250
8. Intermediate Accounting I                                                            $4250


Level III
9. Global Financial Markets and Institutions                           $4380
10. Hong Kong Taxation                                                                       $4250
11. Investment                                                                                           $4380                                                     

 

There are 11 modules altogether, the majority of the modules consists of  33 to 36 hours of lectures. Tutorials are compulsory. 

 

Most of the classes will be held once a week on weekday evenings, Saturday afternoon/ evening or Sunday morning/ afternoon. 

大部份學科每星期需上課一節,每節課三個小時。一般於平日晚間或星期六下午/晚間或星期日上午/下午上課。

Tentative Schedule Summary (19/20 Sept intake)

Module

Basic Accounting

Legal Framework of Business

Date

Friday

(Starting from 6 Sept)

Tuesday

(Starting from 3 Sept)

Time

19:00 – 22:00

19:00 – 22:00

Applicants shall:

  • have gained in the HKDSE Examination Level 2 or above in 5 subjects including English Language and Mathematics, or equivalent; OR
  • have gained at least a pass in 1 AL or 2AS-level subjects in HKALE; and 4 passes in HKCEE including Mathematics PLUS Level 2 or above in English Language*, or equivalent; OR
  • have a degree or diploma from a recognized institution, OR
  • be mature students aged 21 or above.

*With effect from 2007, HKU SPACE recognises Grade E previously awarded for English Language (Syllabus B) or Grade C in the case of Syllabus A at HKCEE as an acceptable alternative to Level 2.

*Copies of ID card, academic certificates and transcripts are required for application.

申請人應具有:

  • 香港中學文憑考試其中五科(包括英國語文及中國語文)考獲第二級或以上成績;或
  • 香港高級程度會考考獲一科高級程度科目,或兩科高級補充程度科目合格;及香港中學會考考獲三科合格,以及英國語文及中國語文考獲第二級 / E 級或以上成績,或具同等學歷;或
  • 完成學位課程、文憑課程、證書課程、副學位先修證書課程、副學士先修課程或基礎課程;或
  • 申請人年滿二十一歲。

 

 

Application Fee

HK$150 non-refundable

Course Fee
  • Level 1: HK$3000-3950*
    Level 2 & 3: HK$4250-$4380

    *Course fees do not include textbook and are subject to change without prior notice
  • The CEF Institution Code of HKU SPACE is 100
CEF Courses
Legal Framework of Business (Module from Advanced Diploma in Accounting and Finance)
COURSE CODE 21Z09563-3 FEES $3,950 ENQUIRY 2867-8470
Business Economics (Economics) (Module from Advanced Diploma in Accounting and Finance)
COURSE CODE 21Z10259-1 FEES $3,000 ENQUIRY 2867-8470/ 2867-8485
Business Economics (Statistics) (Module from Advanced Diploma in Accounting and Finance)
COURSE CODE 21Z10260-5 FEES $3,000 ENQUIRY 2867-8470/ 2867-8485
CEF Courses
Basic Accounting (Module from Advanced Diploma in Accounting and Finance)
COURSE CODE 23Z09564-7 FEES $3,950 ENQUIRY 2867-8470
Statistics (Module from Advanced Diploma in Accounting and Finance)
COURSE CODE 23Z09565-5 FEES $3,950 ENQUIRY 2867-8470
Management Information Systems (Module from Advanced Diploma in Accounting and Finance)
COURSE CODE 23Z09566-3 FEES $4,250 ENQUIRY 2867-8470
Management Accounting (Module from Advanced Diploma in Accounting and Finance)
COURSE CODE 23Z09567-1 FEES $4,250 ENQUIRY 2867-8470
Financial Management (Module from Advanced Diploma in Accounting and Finance)
COURSE CODE 23Z09568-A FEES $4,250 ENQUIRY 2867-8470
Intermediate Accounting I (Module from Advanced Diploma in Accounting and Finance)
COURSE CODE 23Z09569-8 FEES $4,250 ENQUIRY 2867-8470
Global Financial Markets and Institutions (Module from Advanced Diploma in Accounting and Finance)
COURSE CODE 23Z09570-1 FEES $4,380 ENQUIRY 2867-8470
Hong Kong Taxation (Module from Advanced Diploma in Accounting and Finance)
COURSE CODE 23Z09571-A FEES $4,250 ENQUIRY 2867-8470
Investment (Module from Advanced Diploma in Accounting and Finance)
COURSE CODE 23Z09572-8 FEES $4,380 ENQUIRY 2867-8470
Financial Risk Management (Module from Advanced Diploma in Accounting and Finance)
COURSE CODE 23Z09573-6 FEES $4,280 ENQUIRY 2867-8470
Auditing (Module from Advanced Diploma in Accounting and Finance)
COURSE CODE 23Z09574-4 FEES $4,250 ENQUIRY 2867-8470
Economics (Module from Advanced Diploma in Accounting and Finance)
COURSE CODE 23Z09977-4 FEES $3,950 ENQUIRY 2867-8470
Continuing Education Fund Reimbursable Course Continuing Education Fund Reimbursable Course (selected modules only)
Some modules of this course have been included in the list of reimbursable courses under the Continuing Education Fund.

Advanced Diploma in Accounting and Finance

  • This course is recognised under the Qualifications Framework (QF Level [4])

Online Application Apply Now

Application Form Application Form

Enrolment Method

HKU SPACE provides 24-hour online application and payment service for students to make enrolment for most open admission courses (courses enrolled on first come, first served basis) and selected award-bearing programmes via the Internet.  Applicants may settle the payment by using either PPS, VISA or Mastercard online.

  1. Complete the online application form

    Applicant may click the icon Apply Now on the top right hand corner of the programme/course webpage to make online application, and then follow the instructions to fill in the online application form.

    Some programmes/courses may be admitted by selection, and may require applicants to provide electronic copy of any required documents (e.g. proof of qualification) as indicated on the programme/course webpage.  Only file format in doc, docx, jpg and pdf are supported. 

  2. Make Online Payment

    Pay the programme/course fees by either using:

    PPS via Internet - You will need a PPS account and a PPS Internet password. For information on how to open a PPS account and how to set up a PPS Internet password, please visit http://www.ppshk.com.

    Credit Card Online Payment - Course fees can be paid by VISA or Mastercard including the “HKU SPACE Mastercard”.

To know more about online enrolment and payment, please refer to the user guide of Online Enrolment and Payment:

 

In Person / Mail

For first time enrolment

Applicants must provide all the required information on the application form and any additional information as required after the intial application assessment. Otherwise the School may not be able to process the admission/enrolment further.

  1. For first come, first served short courses, complete the Application for Enrolment Form SF26 and bring or post the completed form(s), together with the appropriate application/course fee(s) and any required supporting documents to any of the HKU SPACE enrolment centres.  
  2. Award-bearing and professional courses may require other information. Forms are usually available at the enrolment centres or on request from programme staff. Bring or post the completed form(s), together with the appropriate application/course fee(s) and any required supporting documents to any of the HKU SPACE enrolment centres.

For continuing enrolment in the same course

In person or by post
  1. The standard ‘Enrolment/Payment Slip’ is designed for students of award-bearing programmes or remaining programmes in a suite of programmes requiring continuing enrolment and it applies to most programmes.
  2. Students should complete the “Enrolment/Payment Slip” which will be made available by relevant programme staff and return the slip to any HKU SPACE enrolment centre or post it to the relevant programme staff with appropriate fee payment.

If you are in doubt about the procedures, please check the individual course details, or contact our programme staff or enrolment centres. 

Please note the followings for programme/course enrollment:

  1. To make an application online, you will need a computer with connection to the Internet and a web browser with JavaScript enabled. Internet Explorer 5.01 or above is recommended for the web browser.
  2. Applicants should not leave the online application idle for more than 10 minutes.  Otherwise, applicants must restart the application process.
  3. Only S-MILES and Early Bird Discount are supported in Online Applicants (Application).  To enjoy other types of discount, please visit one of our enrolment centres.
  4. During the online application process, asynchronous application and payment submission may occur.  Successful payment may not guarantee successful application.  In case of unsuccessful submission, our programme staff will contact you shortly.
  5. Applicants are reminded that they should only apply for the same programme/course once through counter or online application.
  6. For online enrolment, payment confirmation page would be displayed after payment has been made successfully.  In addition, a confirmation email would also be sent to your email account.  You are advised to keep your payment confirmation for future enquiries.
  7. Fees paid are not refundable except as statutorily provided or under very exceptional circumstances (e.g. course cancellation due to insufficient enrolment).
  8. If admission is by selection, the official receipt is not a guarantee that your application has been accepted.  We will inform you of the result as soon as possible after the closing date for application.  Unsuccessful applicants will be given a refund of programme/course fee if already paid.

Disclaimer

The School provides a platform for online services for a selected range of products it offers. While every effort is made to ensure timeliness and accuracy of information contained in this website, such information and materials are provided "as is" without express or implied warranty of any kind. In particular, no warranty or assurance regarding non-infringement, security, accuracy, fitness for a purpose or freedom from computer viruses is given in connection with such information and materials.

The School (and its respective employees and subsidiaries) is not liable for any loss or damage in connection with any online payments made by you by reason of (i) any failure, delay, interruption, suspension or restriction of the transmission of any information or message from any payment gateways of the relevant banks and/or third party merchants for processing credit/debit/smart card or other payment facilitation mechanism; (ii) any negligence, mistake, error in or omission from any information or message transmitted from the said payment gateways; (iii) any breakdown, malfunction or failure of those gateways in effecting online payment service or (iv) anything arisen out of or in connection with the said payment gateways, including but not limited to unauthorised access to or alternation of the transmission of data or any unlawful act not permitted by the law.

Payment Method
1. Cash or EPS

Cash or EPS are accepted at any HKU SPACE Enrolment Centres.

2. Cheque or bank draft

Course fees can also be paid by crossed cheque or bank draft made payable to “HKU SPACE”. Please write the programme title(s)  and the applicant’s name on the back of the cheque. You may either:

  • in person by submitting the payment, completed form(s), and required supporting documents to any of our enrolment centres; or
  • by mailing the above documents to any of our enrolment centres, specifying “Course Application” on the envelope. 
3. VISA/MasterCard

Course applicants, who are holders of HKU SPACE Mastercard, can enjoy a 10-month interest-free instalment period for courses of HK$2,000 and over. For enquiries, please contact our enrolment centres.

4. Online payment

Online payment for short courses (first come, first served) and selected award-bearing programmes is available using PPS, VISA or Mastercard. Please refer to the Online Services page on the School website.

Notes

  1. For general and short courses, applicants may be required to pay the course fee in cash or by EPS, Visa or Mastercard if the course is to start shortly.
  2. Fees paid are not refundable except under very exceptional circumstances (e.g. course cancellation due to insufficient enrolment), subject to the School’s discretion. In exceptional cases where a refund is approved, fees paid by cash, EPS, cheque or online PPS will be reimbursed by a cheque; fees paid by credit card will be reimbursed to credit card account used for payment.
  3. In addition to the published fees, there may be additional costs associated with individual programmes. Please refer to the relevant course brochures or direct any enquiries to the relevant programme teams for details.
  4. Fees and places on courses are not transferrable. Once accepted onto a course, the student may not change to another course without approval from HKU SPACE. A processing fee of HK$120 will be levied on each approved transfer.
  5. HKU SPACE will not be responsible for any loss of payment, receipt, or personal information sent by mail.
  6. For additional copies of receipts, please submit a completed form, a sufficiently stamped and self-addressed envelope, and a crossed cheque for HK$30 per copy made payable to ‘HKU SPACE’ to any of our enrolment centres. Such copies will normally be issued at the end of a course.