Accounting and Finance

Teesside University, Middlesbrough

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: Teesside University

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Course summary

TEF Silver

Teesside University, Middlesbrough has opted into the TEF and received a Silver award.

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Teesside University Business School Accommodation Award: this award provides a discount of £2,000 on any of the seven University-managed halls of residence for eligible^ Teesside University Business School undergraduate students. Excellence Scholarships: five scholarships are available worth £2,000 each for BA (Hons) Accounting and Finance students. Eligibility criteria applies^. After enrolment, relevant students will be contacted by email with further information or notification of the award. ^Visit Teesside University's website for more information. Course overview: Accounting and finance are key functions that lie at the heart of business organisations. Financial accountants offer a range of skills needed by businesses and are in constant demand, making the field of accountancy a rapidly growing career option. This exciting, fast-moving discipline provides excellent graduate prospects and opportunities to work in some of the most prestigious companies and accountancy firms. This course helps you train and develop your practical skills and business awareness for a successful business career. Studying accounting and finance doesn’t mean you have to become an accountant. Our graduates have the skills and expertise to move into other business roles including data analysist, tax advisor, and purchasing manager, and they progress up the career ladder in more strategic roles. With dual accreditation at Teesside University, as well as the degree you will receive a Level 5 Certificate in Management and Leadership from the Chartered Management Institute (CMI), which is the only chartered professional body for management and leadership. Dual accreditation means you will automatically receive a second professional qualification upon successful completion of your programme. Note: we are typically unable to accept direct entry into years 2 and 3 of this course due to the specific conditions of the exemption agreements with professional accounting bodies. After the course: The course is aimed primarily at students wishing to enter a finance-related career and many graduates have obtained trainee accountant positions in a variety of organisations locally, nationally and internationally. Holding an accounting qualification also provides a basis for entry into general management with excellent prospects to develop into strategic roles.

Course details

Modules

Access course information through Teesside University’s website using the course details link provided.

Assessment method

Teaching includes lectures, seminars and computer workshops. You are taught by a dedicated team of staff who have a wide range of expertise across the field. They develop and maintain strong links with professional accounting bodies, such as CIMA and ACCA, and employers. Assessment methods are varied and include formal examinations, in-course work and presentations.

Professional bodies

Professionally accredited courses provide industry-wide recognition of the quality of your qualification.

  • Certified Accountants, Chartered Association of
  • Chartered Institute of Management Accountants
  • International Accountants, Association of
  • Certified Practising Accountants - Australia
  • Chartered Management Institute

How to apply

Application deadlines

If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:

15 January

*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!

Application codes

You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.

Please select a course option – you will then see the application code you need to use to apply for the course.

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

QualificationOfferFurther information
UCAS Tariff 80 - 104 points
A level 80-104 tariff points from at least two A levels (or equivalent).
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) MMP - DDM
Access to HE Diploma Pass Access to HE Diploma.
Scottish Higher CCCC - BBBC
Scottish Advanced Higher CC - CDD
Leaving Certificate - Higher Level (Ireland) (first awarded in 2017) H3, H3, H4, H4 - H2, H2, H3, H3
GCSE/National 4/National 5 Applicants will also need GCSE grade 4 (grade C) or above (or equivalent) in English and maths.

We welcome applications from mature students without conventional entry requirements. We will take into account any alternative qualifications or other experience you may have.


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £9250 Year 1
England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1
International £13000 Year 1

Additional fee information

Find out more about fees and funding if you are from the UK/EU here: tees.ac.uk/fees, or if you are an international student here: tees.ac.uk/international/fees. If you live in the Channel Islands or Isle of Man contact your education office: gov.uk/student-finance.
Accounting and Finance at Teesside University, Middlesbrough - UCAS