Applied Knowledge ✓
This module, which includes exams BT (F1) to FA (F3), is the starting point for achieving your ACCA qualification. Once you’ve passed all 3 exams, you can continue onto the AppliedSkills stage
Applied Skills ✓
Comprising exams LW (F4) to FM (F9), this stage examines the principle technical subjects that you’re expected to have an advanced understanding of. 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
This stage is called Essentials 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 exams is assessed with a 3-hour exam.