Bachelor of Arts (Hons) Accounting and Finance (Top up)

Course Introduction

Founded in 1851, The University of Derby served as the main and largest education provider for Derbyshire City, England, United Kingdom. Today, it is one of the UK’s leading modern and innovative Universities with over 300 undergraduate programmes and 22,000 students from 121 countries, spread across 5 academic colleges and 3 campuses. The University of Derby prides itself in having a clear vision to offer a value-added UK education that is more personal, relevant, and business-focused.

Dedicated to teaching and focusing on delivering real world experiential learning, the University of Derby has received accreditations from the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA), the Chartered Management Institute (CMI), the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA), and the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW).

Course Benefits

 

University of Derby’s Accounting and Finance degree is ranked 17th in the UK (The Guardian University League Table 2016).

 

This degree brings together the twin disciplines of Accounting and Finance and is the ultimate qualification for aspiring Accountants, ACCA and finance professionals. This programme enables you to use your analytical skills, financial expertise and strategic insights to forge a career within the financial services sector.

Our graduates have gone on to work for local public practices and multinational accounting firms, and have also taken up accounting careers in international banks and other large businesses. As an accountant and finance professional, you will have the opportunity to work in many diverse fields, anywhere in the world.

 

Graduates from the Bachelor of Arts (Hons) Accounting & Finance Programme have gone on to work for local public practices and multinational accounting firms taken up accounting careers in international banks and other large businesses. As an accountant and finance professional, you will have the opportunity to work in many diverse fields, anywhere in the world.

  • 9 Months’ Direct Honours Degree
  • Ranked among Top 50 Universities in the UK (The Guardian University League Table)
  • Coursework & Assessment focused
  • Weekday evening classes catered for busy professionals

Course Pre-Requisites

  • At least 18 years old and GCE A level or IB Diploma or other equivalent pre-university certification and a qualification that equivalent to 1st and 2nd year of the EDP; or Polytechnic Diploma or equivalent; or
  • Mature candidates (at least 30 years old) with minimum 8 years of working experience.

Target Audience/Who Should Attend

  • At least 18 years old and GCE A level or IB Diploma or other equivalent pre-university certification and a qualification that equivalent to 1st and 2nd year of the EDP; or Polytechnic Diploma or equivalent; or
  • Mature candidates (at least 30 years old) with minimum 8 years of working experience.

Course Outline

5 Core Modules

Investing & Financial Markets

Financial Statement Analysis

Financial Strategy

Management Accounting – Performance Evaluation

Issues in Global Business & Corporate Accountability

Available Course Sessions

Twice per week. Weekdays. 7PM-10PM.

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