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Counting on a career in accountancy? The University of Bolton’s BA (Hons) Accountancy with foundation year degree taught at our London Academic Centre by our learning partners Regent College London offers essential training for entry into this truly prestigious global profession. You’ll cover the latest practices and theories of accounting, and benefit from an impressive range of maximum exemptions from professional accountancy body examinations.
Accountancy can trace its history back to the beginnings of civilisation. The necessity to keep track of goods and produce led to the development of writing, and this ancient profession is a global necessity in the 21st century. Fundamental to planning and forecasting, budgeting and control, taxation and decision making, competent and resourceful accountants are essential to success in business and commerce.
Our BA (Hons) in Accountancy with foundation year is designed to give you the strong academic and vocational background needed for a professional career in accountancy.
The initial foundation year offers you an excellent grounding in the fundamentals of accounting and helps prepare you for degree level study. As you progress through the degree, our dedicated and experienced team will draw on the latest practices and theories of accounting. We’ll guide as you explore the two key areas of management accounting and financial accounting and reporting. You’ll also be able to choose from a number of optional modules in your final year which include (amongst others) taxation and audit.
Alongside developing your professional accountancy-related knowledge, we want to help you develop lifelong learning skills so that you can reflect on, articulate, transfer and take ownership of the development of your skills in to the future, maximising your potential for success.
Information about the modules offered as part of this course are available on the University of Bolton’s website.
Details of the learning activities and assessment methods for this course are available on the University of Bolton’s website.
How to apply
This course is not accepting applications from Tier 4 international students. For more information, please contact the course provider.
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.
|Campus name||University of Bolton Academic Centre London|
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
|UCAS Tariff||48 points||
Any subjects are acceptable at Level 3.
You should also have five GCSEs at grade C or above or grade 4 to 9 (or equivalent) including English Language and Mathematics. If you didn’t study GCSEs, or don’t have the required grade in English Language, please contact us for details of other acceptable qualifications.
If you have non-traditional entry qualifications and relevant experience, or a suitable portfolio of work that we consider a reasonable substitute for the qualifications we typically accept for this course, then we will be happy to consider your application.
Every application will be considered on its individual merits.
To help you understand what UCAS points are equivalent to, in terms of grades, please visit the University of Bolton’s webpage below for some examples of grades from popular qualifications:
Please click the following link to find out more about qualification requirements for this coursehttps://courses.bolton.ac.uk/course/AAL002-F-RGL-FX/2020-21/
Additional entry requirements
You’ll be required to attend an interview and/or provide a portfolio of work.
English language requirements
|IELTS (Academic)||5.0||If English isn’t your first language you’ll also need IELTS 5.0 with no less than 4.5 in any band (or equivalent).|
Where we think you’ll benefit from English language tuition, we’ll support you to improve your English language skills as part of your foundation year. This will help you to succeed at degree level.
We also accept a range of other English language qualifications – please visit our English Language Requirements web page for more details.
Fees and funding
|Channel Islands||£8,100 *||Year 1|
|EU||£8,100 *||Year 1|
|England||£8,100 *||Year 1|
|Northern Ireland||£8,100 *||Year 1|
|Scotland||£8,100 *||Year 1|
|Wales||£8,100 *||Year 1|
*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.