University of Hertfordshire has opted into the TEF and received a Gold award.
This two-year programme is designed to develop your understanding of the role and use of accounting within business and business decision making. You will cover accounting techniques and explore how to prepare financial statements for different types of business enterprise. Additionally, it will develop your understanding of the role of business in society and develop knowledge of the main functional areas; marketing and human resources. This pathway will provide you with specialist knowledge of the main theories and practices of how organisations are financed, the allocation and management of financial resources within companies and the role of accounting as a guiding mechanism for managerial decision-making. Live pathway specific projects are common in the learning journey. You are not required to have prior knowledge of business studies or accounting before choosing this subject. You will gain a broad introduction to the subject in your first year and study more specialist subjects in the second year.
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.
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
- Year 2
|UCAS Tariff||48 points|
|GCSE/National 4/National 5||English 4/C, Maths 3/D|
Please note that the entry requirements set out above are for 2020 entry only. The entry requirements for 2021 are currently under review and an update will be provided as soon as they have been agreed and by no later than September 2020, when applications for 2021 entry open
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£6165*||Year 1|
|Channel Islands||£6165*||Year 1|
*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.