Arden University

Accounting and Finance Arden University Degree level: Undergraduate


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Course summary

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The BSc (Hons) Accounting and Finance has been designed with your career in mind. If you want to work in accountancy or finance, this course will equip you with the essential financial and management accounting skills needed, as well as a strong, broad and practical knowledge of the world of finance. The award is an ACCA accredited programme. Successful completion of this degree carries maximum exemption to ACCA membership (papers F1 to F9).

Blended Learning:

When you sign up for one of our compressed blended courses and become a student at an Arden University study centre, you get the best of both worlds. All the structure and personal tuition of a full time degree, coupled with the rich online resources and materials that our online students benefit from. This option is ideal for students who want the routine of a full time campus-based degree, without the full time commitment. This course is available to study at one of our study centres in Birmingham, Manchester, Tower Hill, Holborn and Ealing.

Please note, that from February 2020 our blended learning fees will be changing on our undergraduate programmes. The cost of our courses remains lower than the average UK degree qualification.

Online Distance Learning

Online Distance Learning is the flexible way of pursing a higher education qualification. You can study an international qualification without putting your life on hold. You will be able to watch online tutorials and access all of your learning materials online, you can study from any place in the world, on any device, at a time to suit you, as long as you can access the internet. If you don't want the huge expenses of going to a traditional university, or you are looking to gain work experience alongside gaining qualifications, online study may be the solution for you.

Course details


Level 4: Developing Personal and Management Skills, Business Maths, Financial Accounting, Cost Accounting, Understanding the Business Environment, Management Information Systems.
Level 5: Business Law, British Tax System, Accounting and Audit Framework, Financial Reporting, Management Accounting, Decision Making.
Level 6: Audit, Financial Management, Ethics, Professional, Statutory and Current Accounting Issues, Research Methods and Dissertation

Assessment method

Assessments provide an opportunity to demonstrate your strengths in a number of ways and so a variety of methods are used. To comply with ACCA requirements, a high proportion of modules will be assessed by examination.
Other methods of assessment include: Assignments, Essays, Presentations, Exams and Dissertation.

To ensure you are on the right track with your studies, Arden will provide you with mock examinations and tutor feedback on every assessment you submit.

Professional bodies

Professionally accredited courses provide industry-wide recognition of the quality of your qualification.

  • Certified Accountants, Chartered Association of

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 code N460
Institution code R25
Campus name Tower Hill Study Centre
Campus code T

This course may be available at alternative locations, please check if other course options are available

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Qualification Offer Further information

To be eligible for this Accounting and Finance course through the standard entry requirements you must have either:

Two subjects at GCE A level or equivalent, plus passes at grade C or above in Maths and two other subjects at GCSE level or equivalent;
Completed a recognised Access Programme or equivalent.

English language requirements

Test Grade Additional details
IELTS (Academic) 6.0 or equivalent

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £24,750 Whole course
Northern Ireland £24,750 Whole course
Scotland £24,750 Whole course
Wales £24,750 Whole course

Additional fee information

Fee per level: £8,250 3 year degree total: £24,750

Provider information

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Arden University
Arden House
Middlemarch Park

Course contact details

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