Gower College Swansea

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: University of South Wales (Prifysgol De Cymru)

Business and Accountancy

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Course summary

This course is subject to revalidation Course overview This course is designed to give you a broad range of knowledge and experience in the business and financial sectors. While there is an emphasis on finance areas, it is a varied programme suitable if you wish to develop a number of business skills. It is over three days a week, or four if you take the AAT option. A part time option is also available. As part of this course there is an option to become a fully qualified accounts technician through the AAT. There would be no additional tuition fees to study the AAT Level 2/3 Diploma alongside your HND in year one and the Level 3/4 AAT Diploma in year two, depending on prior qualifications and experience.

Course details

Modules

Year 1 (Level 4) modules: • foundations of marketing • academic and professional development • entrepreneurship and business start-up • management of financial information • economics, law and regulation • work and organisational behaviour Year 2 (Level 5) modules: • the wider role of the accountant • business and financial analysis • accounting for managers • strategic business analysis • live research project • managing an enterprise.

Assessment method

Assessment is by assignment, presentations, case studies and examinations.


How to apply

Application deadlines

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!

Application codes

You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.

Course codeNN41
Institution code G59
Campus nameTycoch campus
Campus code-

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

International applicants

Please contact the Gower College Swansea International Department at http://www.gcs.ac.uk/international or on +44 1792 284007.


Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

QualificationOfferFurther information
UCAS Tariff 48 points
A level DD
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) PPP
Access to HE Diploma Pass
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) MP

AAT level 3 Pass accepted.


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £7500 Year 1
England £7500 Year 1
Northern Ireland £7500 Year 1
Scotland £7500 Year 1
Wales £7500 Year 1

Additional fee information

There may be additional costs associated with this course i.e: •travel to and from college, or placement •photocopying, stationery and equipment costs (e.g. USB sticks) •printing and binding •gowns for graduation ceremonies * College Bursary - a bursary of £1000 can be received (criteria apply) see website for details Further information for England: http://www.direct.gov.uk, Further information for Northern Ireland: http://www.studentfinanceni.co.uk, Further information for Scotland: http://www.saas.gov.uk, Further information for Wales: http://www.studentfinancewales.co.uk
Business and Accountancy at Gower College Swansea - UCAS