Diploma in Professional Accounting Studies

Diploma in Professional Accounting Studies

Overview

The Diploma in Professional Accounting Studies (DDAS) offered by The Hong Kong Management Association (HKMA) is specially designed for those who wish to enter in the accounting and finance industries at para-professional level. This programme provide a good opportunity for candidates to build up solid accountancy knowledge and techniques.

DDAS aims at developing students’ fundamental accountancy knowledge and skills. It is designed for those who have not studied accountancy before.

Articulation Path

Graduates of DDAS programme can articulate to the Advanced Diploma in Professional Accounting Studies (DADAS) and Bachelor of Arts (Hons) Accounting and Finance (BAAF) offered by University of Greenwich, UK.

University of Greenwich, UK
Bachelor of Arts (Hons)
Accounting and Finance (1 year)

(Reg. no. 251227)

Diploma in
Professional Accounting Studies (9 months)

It is a matter of discretion for individual employers to recognize any qualification to which these courses may lead.

Nov 17
Information Session
Time:
19:15 - 20:15
Venue:
First Commercial Building

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Dec 10
Information Session
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19:15 - 20:15

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Information at a Glance

Commencement Date:

April 12, 2021

Deadline for New Application:

December 30, 2020

Tuition fee for Members:

HK$2,700

Tuition fee for Non-members:

HK$3,300

Medium of Instruction:

English

Mode of Instruction:

Face-to-face
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Details

Structure

The DDAS programme is a part-time evening programme and can be completed in 8 months. The Programme consists of 4 modules and the structure is listed as follows:

Module No. of Lectures Lecture Time
DDAS 01 Fundamental Accounting 10 7:00pm – 10:00pm
DDAS 02 Financial Accounting
DDAS 03 Introduction to Finance
DDAS 04 Costing

Articulation Path

Graduates of DDAS programme can articulate to the Advanced Diploma in Professional Accounting Studies (DADAS) and Bachelor of Arts (Hons) Accounting and Finance (BAAF) offered by University of Greenwich, UK.

BA (Hons) Accounting and Finance (1 year)

  1. Advanced Financial Accounting
  2. Advanced Management Accounting
  3. Audit and Assurance
  4. Finance
  5. Strategic Financial Management

Advanced Diploma in Professional Accounting Studies (1 year)

  1. Financial Reporting
  2. Performance Management
  3. Hong Kong Taxation
  4. Corporate & Business Law

Diploma in Professional Accounting Studies (9 months)

  1. Fundamental Accounting
  2. Financial Accounting
  3. Introduction to Finance
  4. Costing


Admissions

Fee

Application Fee: HK$250 (Waived)

HKMA member: HK$10,800 (HK$2,700 x 4 modules)
Non-member: HK$13,200 (HK$3,300 x 4 modules)


Entry Requirements

  1. Obtained Level 2 or above in 5 HKDSE subjects including English and Mathematics; or
  2. Obtained grade E or above in 5 HKCEE subject including English (Syllabus B) and Mathematics; or
  3. Obtained grade E or above in 2 AS Level and/or 1 A Level subject including English; or
  4. Completed Yijin Diploma, business-related Foundation Diploma, Pre-Associate Degree; or
  5. Equivalent qualifications.

No relevant work experience is required.


Exemption

Exemption may be offered to applicants based on prior learning in accountancy studies in diploma level. It is subject to the final decision of the Association.

Enquiry

Course Details

Mr Michael Lee
Phone: 2774 8513
Email: dadas.dpd@hkma.org.hk
 
Ms Mandy Kwok
Phone: 2774 8599
Email: dadas.dpd@hkma.org.hk

General Enquiry / Course Enrolment / Membership

Phone: 2774 8500 or 2774 8501
Email: hkma@hkma.org.hk / enrol@hkma.org.hk
Fax: 2365 1000

Payment Methods