Accounting and Finance Anglia Ruskin University

Kick-start a rewarding career and gain maximum exemptions from professional body qualifications – including ACCA (nine Foundation papers) and CPA Australia (five papers) - with our highly-regarded degree course.

Accounting and finance was one of the biggest growth sectors for graduate vacancies in 2014, and with a median salary of £33,000 for graduates in the accounting and financial services business sectors in 2013/14, it’s a great career choice.

Whether you want to move into auditing, financial reporting, management accounting or financial services, this could be the course for you. You’ll develop subject-specific skills alongside important transferable skills like communication, enterprise, problem solving and quantitative/numerical analysis. These are valuable in any business environment and in both small and larger organisations.

Studying in Chelmsford in our Centre of Excellence in Accounting and Finance, you'll be part of the Lord Ashcroft International Business School, well-recognised by employers and professional bodies as a centre for innovative business education and training.

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You'll be taught by inspiring specialists, many with professional accountancy qualifications themselves who are keen to share their wealth of experience and help you gain the skills you need for a successful career. You'll also benefit from regular guest speakers from industry, commerce and accounting firms ready to share their tips of the trade.

Our students and academics come from all over the world, so you’ll learn to operate in a multicultural environment – great preparation for today’s global marketplace

  • Qualification

    Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)

  • Study mode

    Full-time

  • Location

    Chelmsford Campus

  • Start date

    17 September 2018

  • Duration

    3 years


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Course details

Modules

Year one, core modules

Foundations of Finance Economics for Managers Introduction to Business Law Business Analytics Financial and Management Accounting Introduction to Organisations and Management Higher Education and Business Essentials for Leadership and Finance

Year two, core modules

Financial Reporting Performance Management Project Management Financial Management Auditing Business Research Methods Financial Sustainability

Placement year (Optional)

Work Placement - Accounting Finance and Operations Management

Year three, core modules

Advanced Financial Reporting Undergraduate Major Project The Professional Accountant Taxation in the United Kingdom Corporate Finance Monetary Policy

Assessment method

We'll assess your work in a variety of ways including exams, coursework, essays and activity-based assignments. So expect, for example, problem-solving activities, consultancy projects, presentations, computer-based exams, a trading simulation portfolio and group or individual reports. You'll also be able to access support materials through our virtual learning environment (VLE).


How to apply

Application deadlines

To guarantee the university or college will consider you for this course, you must apply by:

15 January

Application codes

You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.

Course code N421
Institution code A60
Campus name Chelmsford Campus

Points of entry

This means the year in which you would like to start the course.

‘Year 1’ means you will start in the first year.

‘Year 0’ means you will enter onto a foundation year.

You may be able to start some courses in the second or third years, if you meet certain criteria. You will need to discuss this with the university or college directly.

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

International applicants

We welcome applications from international and EU students, and accept a range of international qualifications.


Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Qualification Offer Further information
UCAS Tariff 96 - 112 points from a minimum of 2 A Levels (or equivalent).
A level 96-112 UCAS Tariff points from a minimum of 2 A Levels (or equivalent).
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma 96-112 UCAS Tariff points acquired from BTEC Level 3 Diplomas are accepted.
Access to HE Diploma Access to HE Diplomas are accepted, 15 Level 3 credits at Merit grade are required.
Scottish Higher UCAS Tariff points from Scottish Advanced Highers are accepted.
UCAS Tariff points from Scottish Highers are accepted.
GCSE/National 4/National 5 3 GCSEs at grade 4 or above, including English and Maths.
International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme 24 points

If English is not your first language you will be expected to demonstrate a certificated level of proficiency of at least IELTS 6.0 (Academic level) or equivalent English Language qualification, as recognised by Anglia Ruskin University.

Please click the following link to find out more about qualification requirements for this course

http://www.anglia.ac.uk/study/undergraduate/accounting-and-finance

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Channel Islands £9,250 Year 1
EU £9,250 Year 1
International £12,200 * Year 1
England £9,250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9,250 Year 1
Scotland £9,250 Year 1
Wales £9,250 Year 1

*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.

Additional fee information

http://www.anglia.ac.uk/student-life/help-with-finances/uk-eu-undergraduate#tuitionfees Please note fees for International Students are for 2017 entry. 2018 International Fees are to be confirmed.

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