De Montfort University has opted into the TEF and received a Gold award.
The aim of this joint honours degree is to provide you with the skill set you need to give you a head-start in your career. The Business Management modules provide you with a broad understanding of business concepts, ideas, models and methods, with an increasing focus on strategic management as you progress through the course. The Accounting modules enable you to appraise the role of accounting in society, to appreciate and critically analyse financial decisions taken by organisations and to evaluate the regulatory framework of accounting. - Gold Status ACCA Learning Partner and accredited by CIMA opportunity to gain exemptions from some professional accounting body exams, allowing you to complete them at a faster pace - ‘Bloomberg Trading Room’ with access to industry standard software analyse real-time share price and company performance to gain a practical insight into markets and trading - Close links with employers and professional accounting bodies providing you with opportunities for industry relevant sessions to enhance your employability - Prizes awarded to encourage and reward excellent work generously sponsored by organisations with links to the Faculty of Business and Law - Placements opportunities with local, national and global companies such as VW, Microsoft, Bosch, IBM, Pfizer, HSBC and Siemens - Graduates employed by leading brands such as Red Bull, KPMG, PepsiCo, Grant Thornton and Barclays - Enjoy an international experience with DMU Global trips have included Copenhagen, New York, Berlin, San Diego and Toronto
Year 1 Introduction to Accounting Professional Communications Understanding Business Principles of Marketing Quantitative Methods Introduction to Law Year 2 Management and Strategy Performance Measurement in Organisations Plus option modules from the following indicative list: Progressive Franchising Financial Markets and Institutions Organisational Management People Management Corporate Finance Business Taxation Business Intelligence Using Excel Global Issues in Strategic Financial Planning Business Research Issues European Business Issues Year 3 Contemporary Business Issues Plus option modules from the following indicative list: Crisis and Business Continuity Management Strategy and Management Dissertation Global Strategic Management Public Sector Accounting and Finance Forensic Accounting Managerial Development and Control Audit and Assurance International Developments in Accounting Advanced Corporate Taxation Advanced Corporate Finance Accounting and Finance Project Governance and Sustainability Global Corporate Accounting Reflective Business Practice
You will be taught through a combination of lectures, tutorials, seminars, group work and self-directed study. Assessment is through coursework (presentations, essays and reports) and usually an exam or test, which is typically weighted as follows in your first year: Exam: 47% Coursework: 53% These assessment weightings are indicative only. The exact weighting may vary depending on option modules chosen by students and teaching methods deployed by the academic member of staff each year. Indicative assessment weighting and assessment type per module are shown as part of the module information. Again these are based on the current academic session.
Professionally accredited courses provide industry-wide recognition of the quality of your qualification.
- Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales
- Certified Accountants, Chartered Association of
- Chartered Institute of Management Accountants
How to apply
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!
You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.
|Campus name||Leicester Campus|
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
|UCAS Tariff||104 points||from at least two A Levels. Plus five GCSEs at grades A*–C (9 - 4) including English Language and Maths.|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||DMM|
|Access to HE Diploma||M: 30 credits||Pass Access with 30 Level 3 credits at Merit or equivalent. English (Language or Literature) and Maths GCSE required as separate qualifications at grades A*–C (9 - 4).|
|International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme||24 points|
English language requirements
|IELTS (Academic)||6||including a minimum of 5.5 in each component|
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£9250||Year 1|
Additional fee information
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