Develop the essential technical expertise, ethical understanding, and professional skills required to make a significant impact in the workplace. The Strategic Professional level of study provides a comprehensive and practical approach with a real-world focus. This level equips you with the knowledge and capabilities necessary to tackle the challenges and complexities of the professional arena, ensuring you are well-prepared for success in your career.
Minimum Age Requirement : 18
Language Proficiency :
A pass grade at C6 in GCE “O" Level or its equivalent, or
Learners (Students), who have other qualifications, will be assessed on a case-by-case basis.
Minimum Academic Requirement :
1. Year Part Complete Diploma from a Polytechnic, or
2. passes at Singapore / Cambridge GCE A Level (grades A- E) PLUS
3. Singapore / Cambridge GCE O Level passes (grades 1-6 / A1-C6) (in five separate subjects including Mathematics & English), or its equivalent approved by ACCA.
Who should learn Strategic Professional ACCA
Strategic Professional ACCA is designed for ambitious individuals aiming to excel in the accounting and finance profession. It is ideal for experienced finance professionals, qualified accountants, and individuals seeking advanced knowledge in strategic business management, financial strategy, and professional ethics. This level is a stepping stone for those looking to enhance their career prospects and take on leadership roles in the dynamic world of finance.
ACCA Professional Level (Essential)
The ACCA professional level refers to the final stage of the ACCA qualification, which comprises four papers, as follows:
Strategic Business Leader (SBL)
This innovative case study exam is meticulously designed to closely resemble real workplace scenarios. It allows you to showcase your abilities in strategic thinking, leadership, governance and risk management, innovation, and sustainable performance. By successfully demonstrating these skills, you prove to employers that you possess the ideal combination of competencies they seek in today’s dynamic business environment.
Strategic Business Reporting (SBR)
This exam takes reporting to a whole new level by providing you with the opportunity to develop the essential skills to effectively communicate the implications of transactions and reporting to various stakeholders. Through this exam, you will enhance your ability to articulate financial information in a clear and concise manner, ensuring that key stakeholders understand the impact and significance of the reported data.
ACCA Professional Level (Optional) – Choose Any of Two of them
Advanced Financial Management (AFM)
The Strategic Professional level requires you to apply your extensive knowledge, skills, and professional judgment, akin to that of a senior financial executive or advisor. You will tackle complex decisions pertaining to financial management in both private and public sectors. By demonstrating your expertise in this area, you prove your ability to make sound recommendations and take actions that positively impact an organization’s financial well-being.
Advanced Performance Management (APM)
Regular evaluation of performance and strategic development is essential for all organizations. In this exam, you will demonstrate your ability to effectively assess and analyze these aspects by utilizing your relevant knowledge, skills, and professional judgment. By employing strategic management accounting techniques, you will be able to make informed decisions and recommendations that drive business growth and success. This exam tests your proficiency in applying these techniques in diverse business scenarios, showcasing your competence in strategic management accounting.
Advanced Taxation (ATX)
Taxation has a significant influence on business and financial decision-making globally. By undertaking this course, you will gain a comprehensive understanding of how to apply your national tax laws to individual and corporate finances. You will also develop the ability to exercise professional judgment within diverse tax frameworks. In case your national jurisdiction is not covered, we recommend opting for the UK variant to ensure a comprehensive learning experience.
Advanced Audit and Assurance (AAA)
In the Strategic Professional ACCA level, you will gain the knowledge and skills to analyze, evaluate, and draw conclusions on assurance engagements and other audit and assurance matters. You will explore these topics in the context of best practices and current industry developments. Additionally, you have the flexibility to choose between studying the International (INT) or United Kingdom (UK) standards, tailoring your learning experience to your specific needs and geographical focus.