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ACA Flexible Route

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    Anyone here have experience of doing the flexible route with ACA? Have a couple of questions I would like some advice on. I have full CAP 1 exemptions so beginning at CAP2. I am going to do 2 subjects this year and 2 next year.

    1. What I am wondering is what two subjects would you recommend me to do together first? As in is there two where the syllabus overlaps? I know from reading up on ACCA that there are certain ones that it is beneficial to do two together.
    2. What external providers have you used outside of CAI?




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  • I don't know if you're allowed to pick which combinations of subjects you can do if you split them over two years. If you can though, I would try to do Financial Reporting and Audit together as you'll need the financial reporting knowledge for the audit exam.





  • Agree with Alan. Basically you shouldn't do Audit before you do Financial Reporting so that narrows down your options.

    I recommend you do Financial Reporting first as it is the basics of what you will need to do your job so that narrows down the options further.

    So FR + either Tax or SFMA. It doesn't really matter which.

    I found tax easier so you might want to choose to do tax during the busier of the two years with whatever you have going on in your life.

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    CAI notes and lectures are very good. You don't need to use a third party.





  • Thanks very much for the heads up.


    I'm not sure myself if I can choose which subjects I do together, but I wanted to have an idea of what to take if I am allowed to choose.



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