Accounting and Finance (Accelerated) at BPP University - UCAS

Accounting and Finance (Accelerated)

BPP University

Degree level: Undergraduate

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Course summary

Our BSc (Hons) Accounting and Finance degree will give you a combination of technical and practical skills. Preparing you for a rewarding and successful career anywhere in the world. You will gain exemptions towards professional qualifications with the ACCA, ICAEW, CIPFA and CIMA, and AAT depending on your choice of elective modules. This can benefit your career and has been chosen by accountants who want a globally-recognised qualification and earn a degree at the same time. Flexible entry points also allow you to join this programme at the relevant stage, provided you have passed or hold exemptions from any ACCA Knowledge and Skill papers. This accelerated option means you can complete the full programme in just two years.

Course details


Level 4 Compulsory Professional Practice and Ethics (15 credits) Commercial Awareness (15 credits) Understanding Financial Statements (15 credits) Business Mathematics (15 credits) Academic Skills and Employability - Part 1 (0 credits) Financial Accounting (15 credits) Management Accounting (15 credits) Business Economics (15 credits) Business Finance (15 credits) Level 5 Compulsory Financial Reporting (15 credits) Managing Financial Control (15 credits) Academic Skills and Employability - Part 2 (0 credits) Corporate Reporting and Analysis (15 credits) Management in Practice (15 credits) Electives - Choose up to 60 credits Managing People and Projects – CIMA route (15 credits) Business Taxation – ACCA, ICAEW and CIMA routes (15 credits) Managing Knowledge and Information Systems (15 credits) Entrepreneurship (15 credits) Fundamentals of Auditing – ACCA and ICAEW routes (15 credits) Business Operations – CIMA and ICAEW routes (15 credits) Business Law – CIMA and ICAEW routes (15 credits) Financial Markets and Institutions (15 credits) Level 6 Compulsory Business Integration Project – Part 1 (15 credits) Business Strategy (15 credits) Financial Management (15 credits) Academic Skills and Employability - Part 3 (0 credits) Business Integration Project – Part 2 (15 credits) The Accountant in Business (15 credits) Electives - Choose up to 45 credits Performance Management –ACCA, ICAEW and CIMA routes (15 credits) International Business (15 credits) Business Risk Management (15 credits) Company Law – CIMA route (15 credits) Audit and Assurance (15 credits) Financial Accounting and Reporting (15 credits) Leadership (15 credits) Change Management (15 credits) Theory into Professional Practice (30 credits)

Assessment method

Coursework, examinations and a supervised independent business research project

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How to apply

Application deadlines

If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:

15 January

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

QualificationOfferFurther information
UCAS Tariff 128 points
A level ABB A minimum of 2 full A levels and a maximum of 4 subjects
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) DDD A preference for a Business related pathway although others will be considered on a case by case basis
Access to HE Diploma 60 credits overall including 45 at level 3 All level 3 credits must be at distinction or merit grade and equate to a minimum of 128+ UCAS tariff points A preference for a Business related pathway although others will be considered on a case by case basis
International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme 32 points Higher Level grades minimum of 6, 5, 5

AAT Level 3 must be accompanied by: A maximum of 3 other tariff qualifications (e.g. A levels) to equate to the required equivalent overall UCAS tariff points of 120. Appropriate professional experience Level 4 Will be considered via the Accreditation of Prior Learning route for entry onto Year 2 (plus 2 modules from Year 1) ACCA Exam passes with ACCA may enable entry part way through the programme If you have completed ACCA F1-F9, you will be eligible to join entry points throughout the programme Other: We will consider applicants who possess: Recognised qualifications in combination which equate to a minimum of 128+ UCAS tariff points A recognised and equivalent vocational, industry or professional qualification A recognised and equivalent qualification (examinations and experience) and apply following the Accredited Prior Learning procedure If your first language is not English you will need an IELTS level 6.0 (overall) or equivalent, plus a minimum of 6.0 in writing in addition to the above entry requirements.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £27000 Whole course
England £27000 Whole course
Northern Ireland £27000 Whole course
Scotland £27000 Whole course
Wales £27000 Whole course
Channel Islands £27000 Whole course
International £27000 Whole course

Additional fee information

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Accounting and Finance (Accelerated) at BPP University - UCAS