Accounting and Finance



Course introduction

Students on this programme study for a degree while qualifying as a part-time accountants. Applicants have full exemption from the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) fundamentals level. Study covers a combination of accounting; financial and general business modules. Candidates are trained to work as a finance professionals specialising in corporate finance and areas such as equity analysis; derivatives trading; and foreign exchange dealing.

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Course modules

Year 1 •Introduction to financial accounting •Study skills •Business maths and economics •Management accounting •The professional accountant in business •Computer systems for accounting Year 2 •Financial accounting and analysis •Advanced management accounting •Employability skills for accountants •Business and company law •Fundamentals of finance •Taxation fundamentals Year 3 Optional work placement (or you can choose to go directly to year 4 and complete the degree in 3 years). Year 4 •Accounting and finance theories and issues •Managerial finance •Financial reporting •Audit and assurance Plus two of the following electives: •Advanced personal taxation •Corporate finance and risk management •Advanced corporate reporting •Enterprise strategy •Personal finance



Start date

09/2021

Tuitions and fees

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
3 Years - full-time Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons) £9250 European Fees
3 Years - full-time Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons) £9250 Home Fees
4 Years - sandwich Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons) £9250 European Fees
4 Years - sandwich Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons) £9250 Home Fees