OTHM Level 4 Diploma in Accounting and Business

Accounting and finance are at the very heart of business operations. From banking to manufacturing, from huge service industries to micro businesses, the ability to manage, plan and account for money is still the ultimate measure of business success and the key driver of growth.

Entry requirements
For entry onto the OTHM Level 4 qualification, learners must possess relevant NQF/QCF/RQF Level 3 Award/Diploma or at the level of GCE/GCSE or equivalent qualification, learner must be 18 years and mature learners (over 21) with relevant experience.

Qualification structure
The OTHM Level 4 Diploma in Accounting and Business consists of 6 mandatory units for a combined total of 120 credits, 1200 hours Total Qualification Time (TQT) and 480 Guided Learning Hours (GLH) for the completed qualification.

Mandatory units
The Accountant’s Environment (20 credits)
Quantitative Methods (20 credits)
Financial Accounting (20 credits)
Management Accounting (20 credits)
Management Concepts and Practice (20 credits)
Business Economics (20 credits)

Successful completion of the Level 4 Diploma in Accounting and Business qualification provides learners the opportunity for a wide range of academic progressions including progression to relevant OTHM Level 5 Diplomas, including the Level 5 Diploma in Accounting and Business qualification.