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Business, Accounting and Finance (with sandwich placement) BA (Hons)

University of Cumbria

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  • Qualification

    Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)

  • Location

    Lancaster

  • Study mode

    Sandwich / Placement

  • Start date

    19-SEP-22

  • Duration

    4 Years

Course summary

If you’re looking for a course that’ll give you an edge in business, a great employability profile and current industry-specific business knowledge – our Association of Chartered Certified Accountants accredited degree is for you.And, our strong links with regional businesses, national and international partnerships will boost your Sandwich Year placement prospects in gaining good work experience.**Why Choose University of Cumbria**We’ve designed you a course - in consultation with industry and professional bodies – so you can gain all the core academic and practical skills you’ll need to adapt and succeed in the globally changing business landscape.You won’t just learn theoretically about business - you’ll be doing it. Whether leading a lecture, or turning the classroom into a mock accountant’s office, giving you every opportunity to build your boardroom and business confidence.- Accredited by the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) and the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA)- Use the latest technology and packages of that in the real business world- Graduate with a solid portfolio of work to present to a future employer- Our strong links with regional businesses and with partnerships nationally and internationally boosts your placement and employment prospects- Opportunity to work with real businesses on project-based assignments- You get great tutor support and we get to know you because our class sizes are small- Taught by academic tutors who are current industry consultants and published experts- Tutors are involved in international research, keeping your learning right up to date- Study in a professional environment in our dedicated Business School- Tailor-make your own courses to fit your future career path- We’ll push you to your academic limit, so you graduate being the best you can beYou will live and learn on our Lancaster campus, which is also home to our Centre For Regional Economic Development, where our academics work with local authorities together with large and small organisations to research and analyse contemporary issues affecting local and regional economies in the north of England. In a fast-paced, evolving business world it's imperative to stay up to date with topical trends and changes and we ensure that your core academic learning is current.It means you’ll be best placed to graduate with high-quality skills, a sound knowledge of the real business world, coupled with firm academic know-how to boost your employability.Our course will give you all you need to step successfully into the business, accounting and finance industry.If the student successfully completes the appropriate modules then they might apply for 9 exemptions from the ACCA which is the maximum number.Our degree programme aims to make you a high-level, financial-literate graduate.It will see you critically evaluating the relationships between business strategy and operational business needs and giving you the opportunity to develop your skills to provide creative and innovative solutions of companies' financial resources.From eCommerce and entrepreneurship to marketing and business administration and how digital technology has remodelled the business world - we'll teach you all you need to become a well-rounded, excellent business graduate.**Modules****Year one**Managing People and OrganisationsThe Business EnvironmentIntroduction to Business FinanceFundamentals of BusinessPrinciples of MarketingManagement Accounting**Year two**An Introduction to UK Law for BusinessManagement Accounting for Decision MakingThe Financial Regulatory EnvironmentCorporate LawUK TaxationIntroduction to Audit and Assurance**Year three**Corporate Financial ReportingCorporate Financial ManagementManagement Accounting for Managing P

Application deadline

15 January

Tuition fees

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£ 10,500per year

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University of Cumbria

  • University League Table

    100th

  • Campus address

    University of Cumbria, Registered Office, Fusehill Street, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA1 2HH, England

Distinct and pioneering, the University of Cumbria’s heritage dates from 1820. Its campuses include two in a World Heritage Site, the idyllic Lake District.
An international scholarship scheme offers a range of awards to all eligible students. The university also offers a £1,000 early payment discount.
For the 2021/22 transition year, all eligible EU, EEA or Swiss students will receive a Fee Discount Scholarship to bring fees in line with UK/home fees.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    53rd out of 122 57

  • Entry standards

    / Max 209
    103 49%

    96th

    10
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    84.0 84%

    14th

    95
  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.98 80%

    55th

    68

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