Kingston University

Degree level: Undergraduate

Accounting & Finance With Business Experience (including Foundation)

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Course summary

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Reasons to choose Kingston

  • Kingston is one of just a few UK universities with a real-time Bloomberg trading room. This will give you access to the technology of the financial workplace so you’ll learn how to become a trader.
  • After just three years, you’ll have both a degree and the practical work experience that employers look for.
  • You’ll have the opportunity to get exemptions (credits for prior learning) from exams that lead to professional qualifications.
This course is offered with a Foundation Year in Business The foundation year takes place the year before your degree. You will study at Kingston College and cover topics including professional skills, numerical concepts, business IT, marketing, customer care and business law. Upon successful completion of this foundation year you will progress to Year 1 of this degree. About this course Accounting and finance are used in a variety of roles and organisations. On this course, you’ll learn to plan and manage financial resources, summarise and analyse financial transactions and make informed financial decisions. You’ll gain valuable hands-on experience through an internship, a consultancy project or entrepreneurship experience. This can boost your employability and lead to career success. We also offer a Business Readiness Programme where you can hone your professional skills. The course is accredited by the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA), the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA) and the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW). It offers partial exemptions from their professional exams. Kingston University is also an ICAEW Higher Education Partner in Learning.

Course details

Modules

Examples of modules: Year 0

  • Foundation Year in Business
Year 1 Core
  • Law for Accountants
  • Financial Accounting
  • Business Information Analysis
  • The Accountant`s Business Environment
  • Business Readiness and Skills (Stage 1)
Year 2 Core
  • Financial Reporting
  • Management Accounting
  • Finance
  • Business Readiness and Skills (Stage 2)
Year 2 Optional (Choose 1)
  • Auditing
  • Enterprise Finance and Management
Final Year Core
  • Theory and Practice of Financial Reporting
  • Corporate Finance
  • Advanced Management Accounting
  • Theory and Practice of Taxation
Final Year Optional
  • Business Readiness Careers and Employability (Stage 3)


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 codeN421
Institution code K84
Campus nameMain Site
Campus code-

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

QualificationOfferFurther information
UCAS Tariff 48 points UCAS points from a minimum of 1 A-Level or equivalent Level 3 qualifications.
A level DD
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) PPP
Access to HE Diploma P: 45 credits Mature applicants (21 years and older) will need to pass a QAA-approved Access to Higher Education Diploma in a relevant subject with 60 credits minimum 45 credits at Level 3. Applicants under 21 years will be considered on a case-by-case basis.
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) MP

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

https://www.kingston.ac.uk/undergraduate-course/foundation-year-in-business/


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

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Additional fee information

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Accounting & Finance With Business Experience (including Foundation) at Kingston University - UCAS