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Accounting and Finance The University of Law Degree level: Undergraduate

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The BSc (Hons) Accounting and Finance is aimed at students who have an interest in developing their knowledge of accounting and finance, and particularly those who are looking to pursue a career in accounting and finance.

Year 1 provides you with a good understanding of the foundations of accounting and finance alongside the fundamentals of business. Years 2 and 3 gives you in-depth knowledge of how companies use accounting and finance to make decisions, report performance under conditions of uncertainty and risk. The programme provides the intellectual underpinnings required for a professional career in a rapidly changing work environment, a rigorous approach to self-awareness and personal development and a significant exposure to the world of work and its current demands through work experience opportunities.

This degree is ideal for those interested in a future professional career in accounting, finance, audit and taxation. It offers an excellent grounding in accounting and finance and acts as a foundation for further study in accounting or finance at postgraduate or professional level.

This degree offers an excellent grounding in business and finance and will help students develop decision making and analytical skills as well as acting as a foundation for further study in accounting or quantitative investment. Furthermore students gain valuable experience in elements of research, presentation and communication skills as well as building team work and problem solving skills, which should be helpful for future employment opportunities.

Course details

Modules

Students will study for three years with two semesters per year. In Years 1, 2 and 3 students will study three modules in each semester, making a total of 120 credits per year. Students may take an internship in the summer break before they enter their final year.

Assessment method

Assessment is designed to meet the programme and module learning outcomes both academically and professionally in formative form including the preparation and feedback from seminars, workshops, tests and presentations, as well as in summative assessment that contributes to the grade, including assignment, group work/studies, project and exam. The programme also involves group work and group assessment.


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

Qualification Offer Further information
UCAS Tariff Not accepted
A level BBC Excluding General Studies
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) DMM
Access to HE Diploma D: 24 credits Pass Diploma (60 credits) with 45 credits at Level 3 including 24 Distinctions
Scottish Higher ABBB
AS Not accepted
Cambridge International Pre-U Certificate - Principal M2, M3, M3
Extended Project Not accepted
International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme 27 points
Scottish Advanced Higher BBC

In addition we require all applicants to hold GCSE Maths and English Language at grade C or grade 4 or above.


English language requirements

Test Grade Additional details
IELTS (Academic) 6.0 IELTS 6.0 or above with a minimum of 5.5 in each component.
PTE Academic 54.0 Pearsons (academic) score of 54 with no one component below 51

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Channel Islands £9,250 Year 1
EU £9,250 Year 1
International £13,750 Year 1
England £9,250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9,250 Year 1
Scotland £9,250 Year 1
Wales £9,250 Year 1

Additional fee information

Our course fees also include all textbooks and materials. Please see the following link for further information - https://www.law.ac.uk/business/undergraduate/course-fees-and-funding/

Provider information

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The University of Law
2 Bunhil Row
London
EC1Y 8HQ


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