University of Greenwich

Degree level: Undergraduate

Accounting and Financial Information Systems (Extended)

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Course summary

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This accounting and financial systems course includes a foundation year to give you a solid grounding in business. The degree is accredited by professional accounting bodies, such as CIMA and ACCA. Our extended degree in accounting and financial information systems starts with a foundation year to prepare you for degree-level study. After this, you will study the same modules offered on our three-year course. You will learn about systems and models, including quantitative analysis and management accounting controls, and study software and systems skills such Excel, Access and SAP. The course is accredited by professional accounting bodies CIMA and ACCA, which may help you earn professional accounting qualifications more quickly once you have graduated. Popular roles for our accounting graduates include business and financial analysts, or working in financial modelling. What you should know about this course

  • This four-year degree is identical to the three-year course but includes a foundation year with lower entry requirements
  • This course will increase your career potential with professional accreditations such as CIMA and ACCA
  • Our courses in Accounting and Finance have 85% in student satisfaction (The Complete University Guide League Tables 2021)
  • Our courses in Accounting and Finance are ranked in TOP 3 for student satisfaction in London (The Complete University Guide League Tables 2021)
  • Our courses are ranked TOP 10 in Accounting & Finance subjects in London (The Complete University Guide League Tables 2021)

Course details

Modules

All degree courses are made up of modules – individual units of study on different topics. Some modules are compulsory; others can be chosen from a list of options. Our website has full details of your degree structures, module content, and how each module is assessed. The direct link to this course on our website, can be found at the bottom of this page.

Assessment method

On this course, students are assessed by:

  • take-home exams
  • coursework and practice assessments on campus where required.
Each course has formal assessments which count towards your grade. Some courses may also include 'practice' assessments, which help you monitor progress and do not count towards your final grade.

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

How to apply

Application codes

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:

  • Foundation

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Applicants will normally have the equivalent of 64 UCAS points (or above), plus GCSE English and mathematics at grade C / 4 or above. This might include: * A‐levels with grades DDE (or above) in relevant subjects * 64 UCAS points, including points from at least two AS-levels in relevant subjects * Three/four AS‐levels with at least three C grades (or above) in relevant subjects * International Baccalaureate (Certificate or Diploma) with 20 points or more from at least three relevant subjects * Other qualifications, which will be considered on application.

Please click the following link to find out more about qualification requirements for this course

https://www.gre.ac.uk/undergraduate-courses/business-school/accounting-financial-information-systems-ba-hons-ext#entry-requirements


English language requirements

For our English entry requirements, please click on the link below.

https://www.gre.ac.uk/international/help-and-support/courses


Unistats information

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58%
Student satisfaction
70%
Employment after 15 months (Most common jobs)
95%
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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
Channel Islands £9250 Year 1

Additional fee information

These fees were set for the 2020/21 intake. Therefore, this may change for the 2021/22 academic year.
Accounting and Financial Information Systems (Extended) at University of Greenwich - UCAS