Gower College Swansea

Business and Accountancy Gower College Swansea Degree level: Undergraduate Awarded by: University of South Wales (Prifysgol De Cymru)


Course options

Course summary

Course overview
This course is designed to give you a broad range of knowledge and experience in
the business and financial sectors. While there is an emphasis on finance areas, it is
a varied programme suitable if you wish to develop a number of business skills. It is
over three days a week, or four if you take the AAT option. A part time option is also
As part of this course there is an option to become a fully qualified
accounts technician through the AAT. There would be no additional
tuition fees to study the AAT Level 2/3 Diploma alongside your HND in
year one and the Level 3/4 AAT Diploma in year two, depending on prior
qualifications and experience.

Course details


Year 1 (Level 4) modules: • foundations of marketing • academic and professional development • entrepreneurship and business start-up • management of financial information • economics, law and regulation • work and organisational behaviour Year 2 (Level 5) modules: • the wider role of the accountant • business and financial analysis • accounting for managers • strategic business analysis • live research project • managing an enterprise.

Assessment method

Assessment is by assignment, presentations, case studies and examinations.

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 NN41
Institution code G59
Campus name Tycoch campus
Campus code -

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

International applicants

Please contact the Gower College Swansea International Department at http://www.gcs.ac.uk/international or on +44 1792 284007.

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Qualification Offer Further information
UCAS Tariff 48 points
A level DD
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) PPP
Access to HE Diploma Pass
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) MP

AAT level 3 Pass accepted.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £7,500 Year 1
England £7,500 Year 1
Northern Ireland £7,500 Year 1
Scotland £7,500 Year 1
Wales £7,500 Year 1

Additional fee information

There may be additional costs associated with this course i.e: •travel to and from college, or placement •photocopying, stationery and equipment costs (e.g. USB sticks) •printing and binding •gowns for graduation ceremonies * College Bursary - a bursary of £1000 can be received (criteria apply) see website for details Further information for England: http://www.direct.gov.uk, Further information for Northern Ireland: http://www.studentfinanceni.co.uk, Further information for Scotland: http://www.saas.gov.uk, Further information for Wales: http://www.studentfinancewales.co.uk

Provider information

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Gower College Swansea
Tycoch Road

Course contact details

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Bethan Hughes (Admissions)

01792 284098

Fax: 01792 284074


01792 284400

Main Contact

01792 284000

Fax: 01792 284074