Walsall College

Business Studies and Accounting BA (Hons) (TOP-UP) Walsall College Degree level: Undergraduate Awarded by: Pearson Education Ltd


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Course summary

Impress potential employers with higher level studies and open up a whole new range of career possibilities. This exciting one-year top-up degree is primarily aimed at successful graduates with an HND/Foundation Degree (or equivalent) in Business and Accounting. It will allow you to convert your existing qualification at Level 5 into a full BA Honours qualification at Level 6.

The programme provides students with the opportunity to develop a theoretical understanding of generic theories relating to the conduct and environment of business together with the opportunity to practice experiential learning. In addition, an in-depth, broad knowledge and understanding of a range of accountancy topics is developed.

Course details


International Business Strategy,
Managing and Leading Strategic Change,
Developing and Demonstrating Employability,
Financial Accounting Analysis,
Managing Performance

Assessment method

A mixture of exams and coursework

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 N101
Institution code W12
Campus name Walsall College
Campus code W

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
UCAS Tariff Not accepted
A level Not accepted
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) Not accepted
Access to HE Diploma Not accepted
Scottish Higher Not accepted

Successful completion of Higher National Diploma/Foundation Degree or equivalent in Business and Accountancy

Additional entry requirements

Admission tests

Basic and Key Skill Builder Assessment (BKSB)


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £7,200 * Whole course
Northern Ireland £7,200 * Whole course
Scotland £7,200 * Whole course
Wales £7,200 * Whole course

*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.

Provider information

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Walsall College
Littleton Street West

Course contact details

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