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CIMA Professional Qualification - Advanced Financial Reporting module F2

EXP025

Do you want to help businesses all over the world manage their finances? Accounting has so many open-ended opportunities and you can boost your career in the field with the Advanced Financial Reporting F2 that goes towards the CIMA Professional Qualification, recognised worldwide as the most relevant global finance qualification for a career in finance.

Course duration

Varies depending on enrolment date.

Course outcome

On completion of your exam, you will receive a pass in the Advanced Financial Reporting F2 module.

Entry requirements

In order to study this course, you must have completed the CIMA Professional Qualification – Operational Level exams.

Assessment

A mixture of progress tests and mock exams, as well as completion of one exam.

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Study Options

This course is only available to study online.

Study Options

 
£689.00
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Course code: EXP025
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Course overview

  • Study the context of management accounting.
  • Study financial reporting standards.
  • Understand group accounts and integrated reporting.
  • Analyse financial statements .

The CIMA Professional Qualification is recognised worldwide as the most relevant global finance qualification for a career in business and finance. In the Advanced Financial Reporting module (F2), you will examine the financial accounting and reporting obligations of the business. You will compare and contrast sources of long-term funds, calculate their costs and explore the characteristics of different types of shares and long-term debts.

This is one of the 12 modules you need to complete in order to achieve the CIMA Professional qualification. By successfully completing the Advanced Financial Reporting F2 exam, you will be one step closer to achieving the CIMA Professional Qualification.

On completion of the CIMA Professional Qualification, you will be awarded the Chartered Global Management Accountant (CGMA) designation. This showcases your professionalism, business and leadership skills, ethics, and commitment.

It is ideal for:

Students who want to develop their accounting and finance knowledge.

Those aspiring to work or progress their career in accounting, finance, or bookkeeping.

Future career options:

  • Chartered accountant
  • Finance manager
  • Management accountant
  • External auditor
  • Forensic accountant
  • Stockbroker
  • Internal auditor
  • Business analyst

Course content

  • Types and sources of long-term funds
  • Calculating the costs of long-term funds

  • Financial reporting standards for revenue, leases, financial instruments, intangible assets and provisions
  • Financial reporting standards for group accounts

  • Preparing group accounts based on IFRS
  • Disclosure issues relating to group accounts
  • Six capitals of integrated reporting

  • Analysing financial statements of organisations
  • Recommending actions based on insights from the interpretation of financial statements
  • Limitations of the tools used for interpreting financial statements

Extra information

During this course you will complete a number of progress tests and mock exams in preparation for your exam.

You will need to sit an exam at the end of this module in order to achieve a pass in the Advanced Financial Reporting module F2. You will sit a computer based objective test comprising of a range of questions types.

Exams are not included in the cost of this course. You will need to book your exams directly with CIMA.

This course is offered on a distance learning basis, with access to required study materials and unlimited support from your personal tutor via email. Study at your own pace, wherever and whenever you choose.

On successful completion of your exam, you will achieve a pass in the Advanced Financial Reporting F2 module. This counts towards your overall CIMA membership.

Upon completion of the Advanced Financial Reporting module F2, you will be able to move on to another of the 12 modules to earn your CIMA Professional Qualification.

Take a read of our ‘How to Become an Accountant‘ career guide.

FAQs

In order to study this course, you must have completed the CIMA Professional Qualification – Operational Level exams.

To complete the full CIMA Professional Qualification, you will need to complete a total of 3 years work experience. You can start your work experience at any time and can continue gaining experience after completion of your exams.

There may be exemptions depending on what qualifications you already have.

Head to the CIMA Global website to find out if you are eligible to claim for an exemption.

  • Online learning platform
  • Video tutorials and webinars
  • Exam kit and progress tests
  • Personal study plan
  • Dedicated personal tutor support
  • Dedicated learner services
  • FREE CV critique service

Registration fees and exams are not included in the cost of this course. You will need to book and pay for these directly with CIMA.

That's not a problem. We want to make sure you're 100% confident about enrolling on the course and starting your study. So, just give our team of education specialists a call on 03300 563 100 and they'll do their best to help.

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