BSc (Hons) Accounting and Finance
The BSc (Hons) Accounting and Finance is aimed at students who have an interest in developing knowledge and understanding of the key aspects of accounting and finance, and in particular, who are looking to pursue a professional career in accounting and finance. It seeks to give students a learning experience that allows them to develop proficiencies that create effective accounting professionals in today’s changing business environment. The curriculum and learning and teaching strategy are complemented by guest lectures and ‘live’ workshops to promote independent learning and increasing their employability skills for the future
Year 1 provides you with a good understanding of the foundations of accounting and finance alongside the fundamentals of business. Years 2 and 3 gives you in-depth knowledge of how companies use accounting and finance to make decisions, report performance under conditions of uncertainty and risk. The programme provides the intellectual underpinnings required for a professional career in a rapidly changing work environment, a rigorous approach to self-awareness and personal development and a significant exposure to the world of work and its current demands through work experience opportunities.
This degree is ideal for those interested in a future professional career in accounting, finance, audit and taxation. It offers an excellent grounding in accounting and finance and acts as a foundation for further study in accounting or finance at the postgraduate or professional level.
- BBC at A Level and Grade C/4 or above in GCSE Maths and English Language, or equivalent qualifications.
- Applicants with Professional Body Qualifications (Papers):
- ACCA F1-F4 = Direct entry to L5
- CIMA BA1-BA4 = Direct entry to L5
- ACCA F1 – F9 = Direct entry to L6