The ACCA syllabus consists of 13 papers divided into four levels:
Applied Knowledge – 3 papers
Applied Skills – 6 papers
Essentials – 2 papers
Optional – 2 papers from 4
This module, which includes papers BT to FA, is the starting point on your way to achieving your ACCA qualification. Once you have passed all 3 papers, you can continue to the ACCA Skills module.
BT Business and Technology
MA Management Accounting
FA Financial Accounting
Comprising modules LW to FM, this module examines the principle technical subjects of which you are expected to have an advanced understanding. These subjects include Law, Taxation, Auditing and Financial Management, Financial Reporting and Performance Management. You will develop knowledge and skills in these subject areas, reaching a level of knowledge equivalent to a Bachelor's degree.
LW Corporate and Business Law
PM Performance Management
FR Financial Reporting
AA Audit & Assurance
FM Financial Management
This module is called Strategic Professional (optional) as it will provide you with the specialised skills and techniques required to become an expert accountant, either in a consultancy or high-level advisory role. Each of the 2 ACCA papers is assessed with a 3-hour paper-based exam.
SBL Strategic Business Leader
SBR Strategic Business Reporting
Choose any 2 from 4
This module requires you to select 2 ACCA papers to study from a choice of 4, allowing you to tailor your programme to suit your requirements, interests and career aspirations. 3-hour, paper-based exams will test your applied knowledge of each paper.
AFM Advanced Financial Management
APM Advanced Performance Management
ATX Advanced Taxation
AAA Advanced Audit & Assurance