University of Wales Trinity Saint David

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: University of Wales Trinity Saint David (Prifysgol Cymru Y Drindod Dewi Sant)

Accounting with Placement Year

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Course summary

This programme suits those who are interested in gaining specialist accounting and finance skills. This involves learning core accounting and finance practice relating to, for example, cost control, corporate financial reporting, taxation, auditing and financial management. Students undertake a range of tasks associated with an accounting and finance environment and enjoy developing sophisticated solutions to accounting problems and opportunities.

Course details

Modules

Year One – Level 4 (Cert HE, Dip HE & BA) • Contemporary Challenges: Making a Difference (20 credits; compulsory; Graduate Attributes Framework module) • Entrepreneurial Innovation (20 credits; compulsory) • Finance for Business (20 credits; compulsory) • Learning in the Digital Era (20 credits; compulsory; Graduate Attributes Framework module) • Marketing Fundamentals (20 credits; compulsory) • People and Organisations (20 credits; compulsory). Year Two – Level 5 (Dip HE & BA) • Changemakers: Building your Personal Brand for Sustainable Employment (20 credits; compulsory; Graduate Attributes Framework module) • Changemakers: Creativity and Value Creation (20 credits; compulsory; Graduate Attributes Framework module) • Contract Law (20 credits; compulsory) • Financial Performance Management (20 credits; compulsory) • Financial Reporting (20 credits; compulsory) • International Independent Study Abroad (60 credits; optional) • Taxation (20 credits; compulsory). Year Three – Level 6 (BA) • Auditing and Corporate Governance (20 credits; compulsory) • Corporate Reporting and Social Responsibility (20 credits; compulsory) • Financial Management (20 credits; compulsory) • Independent Project (40 credits; compulsory; Graduate Attributes Framework module) • Strategic Management and Sustainability (20 credits; compulsory).

Assessment method

This programme offers an academically challenging, vocational experience which incorporates innovative teaching and assessment methods. Students will be expected to be active in managing their learning experience, to be creative and to take initiatives to develop themselves.

Professional bodies

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

  • Certified Accountants, Chartered Association of

How to apply

Application codes

Course code:
N40P
Institution code:
T80
Campus name:
Swansea Business Campus
Campus code:
S

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

International applicants

In choosing to study at university you are making a considerable investment in your future and it is a decision that we take seriously. We will make every effort to ensure that your experience as a student here will help you to develop your potential to the full. We will provide you with sound academic knowledge, but we also believe that the rich diversity of cultural and social experiences that you will have as a student here will help you develop a range of personal and professional qualities as we believe that these are both equally important considerations when choosing a university.

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements


Unistats information

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £9000 Year 1
England £9000 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9000 Year 1
Scotland £9000 Year 1
Wales £9000 Year 1
Channel Islands £9000 Year 1
International £13500 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
Accounting with Placement Year at University of Wales Trinity Saint David - UCAS