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Accounting (Joint Honours) BA (Hons)/BSc (Hons)

University of Derby

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Course options

  • Qualification

    Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) or Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BA/BSc (H)

  • Location

    Main Site

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date


  • Duration

    3 Years

Course summary

**Accounting (Joint Honours)****Interested in Accounting but don’t want to limit yourself to just one subject? A Joint Honours degree is an excellent way to keep your options open and impress employers with your wide-ranging skills. Whatever career path you take, you will discover a strong demand for graduates with accounting know-how.****Two subjects, one degree**A Joint Honours degree adds variety and interest to your studies. Studying Accounting Joint Honours helps you to keep your career options open and marks you out as a versatile graduate with a broad portfolio of skills. You can combine Accounting Joint Honours with a wide range of subjects at Derby – the full list can be found in the subject options below. Please ensure you add the second subject you wish to combine with Accounting in the further details section when adding your choice in apply.**Why choose this course?**Accounting and Finance at Derby is ranked Top 10 in the Guardian University Guide 2020. You will develop your understanding of the world of accountancy and gain practical skills which are highly relevant in the modern business environment. Depending on the modules you study, you could become eligible for exemptions from various professional accounting qualifications. **Is this course for you?**A Joint Honours degree adds variety and interest to your studies. If you don't want to specialise in just one area, combine two subjects in one degree, broadening your skillset and enhancing your career prospects.**How you will learn**You will progress from a basic understanding to tackling complicated accounting and ethical issues focused on strategy, management and leadership. A final dissertation allows you to concentrate on a theme that particularly interest you. **Opportunities and experiences**Simulated case studies, guest lectures and employer-led consultancy projects all form part of your learning. An optional year-long placement gives you hands-on skills and can also count towards the work experience requirements of professional accountancy bodies. **Careers and employability**Accounting Joint Honours marks you out as well organised, resourceful and versatile. You can proceed to train to become a professional accountant or take up roles in general management. Our Accounting graduates pursue careers everywhere from multinational firms to local practices. Did you know? We also offer this course:- As a single honours degree

Application deadline

15 January 2020

Tuition fees

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£ 14,045per year

Tuition fees shown are for indicative purposes and may vary. Please check with the institution for most up to date details.

Entry requirements

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UCAS Points : 120 - 128

For joint honours degree entry you will need to choose two subjects. The UCAS Points required for entry will depend on the subjects you choose to combine. The subject with the higher entry requirements will determine your offer. We encourage you to outline all your qualifications and achievements in your application to provide us a full picture. Your offer will typically be based on your predicted and/or achieved grades from full level 3 qualifications or above e.g. A levels, BTEC Ext Diploma, Access to HE, etc. Any


University information

University of Derby

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  • Campus address

    University of Derby, Kedleston Road, Derby, Derby, DE22 1GB, England

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Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    50th out of 103 6

  • Entry standards

    / Max 220
    118 54%


  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    85 85%


  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.22 84%



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