Accounting and Finance BA (Hons)

University of the Highlands and Islands
In Perth (Scotland)

Rs90001-100000

Important information

  • Bachelor's degree
  • Intermediate
  • Perth (Scotland)
  • Duration:
    4 Years
Description

The BA (Hons) Accounting and Finance is a specialised degree which provides underpinning knowledge and technical skills  highly sought after by employers. It provides a solid foundation for a career in the accounting and finance industry.  Students will develop contextual, theoretical and practical skills within the accounting and finance subject areas.

Important information

Requirements: Entry to year one, HNC Accounting, is 1 Scottish Higher at grade C or above OR 1 A level at grade D or above OR NC Business Entry to year two, HND, is HNC Accounting Entry to year three, BA, is the HND Accounting Entry to year four, BA (Hons), is the BA Accounting and Finance

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Where and when

Starts Location
15 September 2016
Perth
Crieff Road, PH1 2NX, Perth and Kinross, Scotland
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What you'll learn on the course

Management
Financial Reporting
Accounting
IT
Accounting MBA
Finance
Financial
Accounting and Finance
Financial Training
IT Management
Skills and Training

Course programme

Year 1 - HNC Mandatory units are: Recording financial information Preparing final accounts Using financial accounting software Management accounting using IT Cost accounting, Accounting group award graded unit 1 Optional subjects may include: Law Communication Customer service Personal and social development Economics IT Statistics Enterprise Work experience Year 3 - BA You will undertake a Research Skills module and five further modules which may include: Mandatory units are: Advanced Financial Reporting Auditing and Professional Ethics Financial Management Optional subjects may include: Critical Thinking in Management Entrepreneurship Project Planning and Management Work Placement. Year 2 - HND Mandatory units are: Accounting for specialised transactions Business taxation Financial reporting and analysis Accounting group award graded unit 2 & 3 Management accounting for decision making Management accouning for planning and control Optional subjects may include: Law Customer service Personal and social development Economics IT Statistics Enterprise Work experience Year 4 - BA (Hons) You will complete a dissertation and four further modules which may include: Mandatory units are: Advanced Taxation Corporate Financial Decision Making International Financial Reporting Optional subjects may include: Corporate Business Responsibility Critical Thinking in Leadership Social and Environmental Accounting