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Why study this course? This is a top-up version of our Accounting and Finance BA (Hons) degree. A top-up degree is the final year (Level 6) of an undergraduate degree course and is for those who have a foundation degree, Higher National Diploma or equivalent qualification, or those wishing to study the final year of their degree in London. This degree will help you on your way to becoming a qualified accountant but also opens up opportunities for alternative rewarding careers in finance. This course received a 93% overall student satisfaction score in the National Student Survey 2020, which makes us second in London for accounting and finance. More about this course The course encompasses a broad range of topics, including accounting and financial theory. In addition to developing your academic and research knowledge, you'll learn to use a range of business and accounting software, such as Excel, Oracle and Sage. You'll be taught by lecturers who have accumulated an impressive level of academic and professional experience in public audit, taxation, financial reporting, management accounting and information systems. Occasionally, distinguished external speakers are invited to make presentations on contemporary accounting, finance and business-related issues. Our vibrant accounting and finance community of students and academics will support you in reaching your career goals. We organise events where you'll have the opportunity to meet with accounting and business professionals, enabling you to create a valuable network for your future career.
Example modules include: Advanced Financial Accounting Financial Management Issues and Controversies in Accounting and Finance Assurance Services International Corporate Social Responsibility Personal Finance Project Management
Core modules are assessed in a variety of ways, including essays designed to showcase your writing skills and presentations designed to prepare you for the job market. Some modules use more traditional methods of assessment, such as closed-book examinations, in order to gain professional body exemption.
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!
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Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
|HND (BTEC)||In addition to the University's standard entry requirements, you should have one of the following: • 240 credits from a Higher National Diploma (HND), Foundation Degree (FdA/ FdSc) or equivalent international qualification in a relevant subject • 240 credits from years 1 and 2 of an undergraduate degree (BA/BSc) in a relevant subject at a different institution|
English language requirements
All applicants must be able to demonstrate proficiency in the English language. Applicants who require a Tier 4 student visa may need to provide a Secure English Language Test (SELT) such as Academic IELTS. For more information about English qualifications please see our English language requirements.
Please see our English language requirements for more details.
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£9250||Year 1|
|Channel Islands||£9250||Year 1|