Business Management & Accounting

PIC Level 4 – Higher National Diploma in Computerized Accounting

Higher National Diploma in Computerized Accounting is designed for future Accounting assistants and is structured to present students with a wide-ranging understanding of the aspects of Computerized Accounting and QuickBooks tool. The course content focuses both on the areas of financial accounting firms and management accounting. After completion of this program the student can find different employment perspective in locally or foreign countries. Such as; Accounts Assistant, Accounting Clerk and Payroll Assistant … etc.

Higher National Diploma in Computerized Accounting qualification consists of 8 mandatory units and on the job training for a combined total of 120 academic credits. This curriculum is defined as being the number of credits that may be awarded to a learner for the successful achievement of the learning outcomes of a unit. One credit is equal to 10 hours of National Learning Hours.


1st Semester 
PIC/ HNDCA  /4021 Introduction of Computer 10
PIC / HNDCA /4022 Micro Soft -Word  10
PIC / HNDCA /4023 Micro Soft – Excel 10
PIC / HNDCA /4024 Micro Soft – Power Point 10
2nd Semester
PIC / HNDCA /4025 Computer Skills for Accounting  15
PIC / HNDCA /4026 QuickBooks Level -1 15
PIC / HNDCA /4027 QuickBooks Level -2 15
PIC / HNDCA /4028 Basic Accounting Level -1 15
PIC/ HNDCA /4029 On the Job Training  20

This is a stand-alone qualification, but there are entry requirements. Applicants must have obtained one of the followings: General Certificate Educational (G.C.E) Advanced Level qualification with 3 passes or any qualification which is at Level 3 or foundation diploma course and General Certificate Educational (G.C.E) Ordinary level qualification or equivalent qualification with 06 subject’s passes.

This certificate qualification is expected to be provided minimum of 09 months for full-time study and 03 months on the job training (OJT) is required. PiC should make sure the time management and hours of program are covered as per the qualification requirements. This programme is flexible and delivered in person, virtual platform, through lectures, tutorial assignments and semester examination is required.