London Metropolitan University

Degree level: Undergraduate

Accounting and Finance (Top-up)

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Course summary

TEF Bronze

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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.

Course details

Modules

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

Assessment method

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

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.

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:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

QualificationOfferFurther information
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.

https://www.londonmet.ac.uk/international/applying/english-language-requirements/undergraduate/


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £13200 Year 1
England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1
Channel Islands £9250 Year 1
International £13200 Year 1

Additional fee information

These fees are for the 2021/22 academic year. Fees for new and returning students may change each year by an amount set under the government’s regulation. For further information about our undergraduate fees, please visit: londonmet.ac.uk/fees2021 Please note, in addition to the tuition fee there may be additional costs for things such as equipment, materials, printing, textbooks, trips or professional body fees. Additionally, there may be other activities that are not formally part of your course and not required to complete your course, but which you may find helpful (for example, optional field trips). The costs of these are additional to your tuition fee and the fees set out above and will be notified when the activity is being arranged.
Accounting and Finance (Top-up) at London Metropolitan University - UCAS