The University of Law

Degree level: Undergraduate

Accounting and Finance (Accelerated)

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Course summary

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The accelerated BSc (Hons) Accounting and Finance is aimed at students who have an interest in developing their knowledge of accounting and finance, and particularly those who are looking to pursue a career in accounting and finance. Year 1 provides you with a good understanding of the foundations of accounting and finance alongside the fundamentals of business. Year 2 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 postgraduate or professional level. This degree offers an excellent grounding in business and finance and will help students develop decision making and analytical skills as well as acting as a foundation for further study in accounting or quantitative investment. Furthermore students gain valuable experience in elements of research, presentation and communication skills as well as building team work and problem solving skills, which should be helpful for future employment opportunities.

Course details


The first year will consist of nine compulsory modules: • Essentials of Management (20) • Academic and Professional Studies (20) • Management Accounting (20) • Financial Accounting (20) • International Business Environment (20) • Managing and Leading People (20) • Leading Change (20) • Financial Reporting (20) • Introduction to Taxation (UK) (20) The second year will consist of nine modules: Seven Compulsory Modules • Corporate Responsibility (20) • Management Accounting for Business (20) • Finance (20) • Advanced Financial Reporting (20) • Corporate Finance (20) • Strategic Management (20) • Effective Managerial Decision Making (20) Two elective modules from the list below: • Audit (20) • Advanced Taxation (UK) (20) • Global Leadership (20) • Creativity Innovation and Entrepreneurship (20)

Assessment method

Assessment is designed to meet the programme and module learning outcomes both academically and professionally in formative form including the preparation and feedback from seminars, workshops, tests and presentations, as well as in summative assessment that contributes to the grade, including assignment, group work/studies, project and exam. The programme also involves group work and group assessment.

How to apply

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London Bloomsbury
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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

In addition we require all applicants to hold GCSE English Language at grade C or grade 4 or above.

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £11100* Year 1
England £11100* Year 1
Northern Ireland £11100* Year 1
Scotland £11100* Year 1
Wales £11100* Year 1
Channel Islands £11100* Year 1
International £16400* Year 1

*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.

Additional fee information

Our course fees also include all textbooks and materials. Please see the following link for further information -
Accounting and Finance (Accelerated) at The University of Law - UCAS