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This degree has a strong focus on the practical link between theory and real-world application. You'll learn the mathematics and statistics that underpin economics and develop professional accountancy skills and techniques. On successful completion of this degree, you will gain multiple exemptions from professional licensing examinations with several prestigious accountancy bodies, including CIMA, ACCA and ICAEW. This means you'll be a step closer to professional qualification as an accountant.
- Learn with leading experts in the field from our Department of Economics and our Business School
- Develop a wide range of economic and quantitative skills and knowledge
- Stand out from the crowd with a professional placement year - past students have undertaken placements with organisations like PriceWaterhouseCoopers, GlaxoSmithKline, RBS and HM Treasury
- Follow in the footsteps of recent graduates who now work for major global corporations, such as KPMG, Bloomberg, RBS, Deloitte, Lombard, PwC and Ernst & Young
- Lay the foundations for further study in economics, business, finance and management - past graduates have progressed to LSE, UCL, Oxford and Cambridge."
The first year lays the foundations of both economics and accounting. Year one is made up of 135 credits which consists of seven core modules and two elective modules.
- 1st year compulsory core modules:
- Introduction to financial accounting (15 credits)
- Introduction to management accounting (15 credits)
- Introduction to macroeconomics (15 credits)
- Introduction to microeconomics (15 credits)
- Data Analysis 1 & 2 (30 credits)
- Introduction to law (15 credits).
- Maths (Post GCSE 1&2) or Maths (Post A-Level 1&2) (30 credits)
- 2nd year core modules (30 credits each):
- Financial accounting 1 & 2
- Intermediate microeconomics 1 & 2
- Intermediate macroeconomics 1
- Management Accounting
- Financial Management
- Advanced Financial Accounting: Theory and Practice
- Financial Analysis
- Company Law
- Introduction to Financial Derivatives
- Applied Econometrics
- Industrial Organisation -International Finance
- Experiemental Economics
Assessment is based mainly on coursework and unseen examination. Marks are weighted in a 1:3:6 ratio for the three years of study. Your coursework may consist of:
- Standard essays
- Individual presentations
- Group presentations and reports
- Unseen tests
- Problem sets
- Professionally accredited courses provide industry-wide recognition of the quality of your qualification.
Professionally accredited courses provide industry-wide recognition of the quality of your qualification.
- Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales
- Chartered Institute of Management Accountants
How to apply
This is the deadline for applications to be completed and sent for this course. If the university or college still has places available you can apply after this date, but your application is not guaranteed to be considered.
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Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
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Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£9250||Year 1|