University of Greenwich

Course Introduction

This degree has been developed with input from professional accountancy bodies and financial institutions. You will study financial systems and models, including quantitative analysis and management accounting control systems and gain practical skills using software and systems such as Microsoft Excel and Access, Visual Studio, SAP ERP 6.0 and SAGE 50.

If you successfully complete this degree with the relevant course options, you will be exempt from a number of exam papers leading to professional qualifications from ACCA, AIA, CIMA and CIPFA. This will set you on the path to becoming a qualified accountant and increase your career earning potential within the accountancy sector.

Our accounting and finance programmes were ranked third in London for student satisfaction in the Complete University Guide 2017.

What careers could I pursue?

Graduates may find employment as a business or financial analyst or work in financial modelling for large organisations. You may also consider undertaking a trainee accountancy position or pursuing roles in specialist finance or general business management.

Course Modules

Year 1

Students are required to study the following compulsory courses.

Introduction to Financial Accounting (30 credits)

Introduction to Management Accounting (30 credits)

Personal and Professional Development 1 (Accounting) (15 credits)

Quantitative Methods (15 credits)

Introduction to Finance and Economics (30 credits)

Year 2

Students are required to study the following compulsory courses.

Management Accounting and Control Systems (15 credits)

Financial Analysis and Professional Practice (15 credits)

Computing and Financial Applications (30 credits)

Accounting Information Systems (30 credits)

Students are required to choose 30 credits from this list of options.

Administration, Accounting and Taxation for Small Entities (30 credits)

Project Planning and Management (Finance Track) (15 credits)

Managing Business Finance (30 credits)

Business and Company Law (30 credits)

Business Law (15 credits)

Year 3

Students are required to study the following compulsory courses.

Dissertation ' Accounting and Finance (30 credits)

Financial Business Intelligence (30 credits)

Strategic Financial Management (30 credits)

Students are required to choose 30 credits from this list of options.

Ethics and Corporate Governance (30 credits)

Current Issues in Management Accounting for Business (15 credits)

Administration, Accounting and Taxation for Small Entities (30 credits)

Internationalisation, Trade and Markets (15 credits)

E'Business (30 credits)

Managing Business Processes with SAP (30 credits)

Taxation (30 credits)

Banking: Principles, Practice and Regulation (30 credits)

Managing Business Finance (30 credits)

Financial Markets, Instruments and Institutions (30 credits)

Islamic Banking and Finance 1 (30 credits)

European Languages (French 3) (30 credits)

European Languages (French 4) (30 credits)

European Languages (Italian 3) (30 credits)

European Languages (Italian 4) (30 credits)

Language Research Project (French, Italian, Spanish) (30 credits)

European Languages (Spanish 3) (30 credits)

European Languages (Spanish 4) (30 credits)

Start Date:

09/2019

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
3 years
Full Time
Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons) £9,250 Home Fees
3 years
Full Time
Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons) £12,100 Overseas Fees
6 years
Part Time
Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons) £9,250 Home Fees
6 years
Part Time
Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons) £12,100 Overseas Fees
4 years
Sandwich
Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons) £9,250 Home Fees
4 years
Sandwich
Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons) £12,100 Overseas Fees