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Business, Accounting and Finance (Top-up) BA (Hons)

University of Cumbria

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  • Qualification

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

  • Location

    Lancaster

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    20-SEP-21

  • Duration

    1 Years

Course summary

If you’re looking for a business course to improve your financing techniques, no matter which field of business you wish to pursue, our vocational course will give you an edge in the industry.We’ve designed you a course - in consultation with industry and professional bodies – so you can gain all the accounting and finance academic and practical skills you’ll need to adapt and succeed in the globally changing business landscape.**Why Choose University of Cumbria**You’ll get a firm grasp of the fundamentals of business with a sound knowledge of applied financial theories, concepts and resources. But you won’t just learn theoretically about business - you’ll be doing it.With our innovative teaching you’ll find yourself leading a lecture, or turning the classroom into a mock accountant’s office, giving you every opportunity to build your boardroom and business confidence and bolster your business practice.- Use the latest technology and packages needed for 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- 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- You can 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 be, boosting your employabilityYou will live and learn in a professional environment in our dedicated and award-winning Business School on our Lancaster campus.And, our Business School is also home to the 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.So, if you’ve studied business management or a combination of business with another subject and now want to develop your financial skills, our vocational programme is just for you.This award is for those who have studied business management or a combination of business with another subject, who now want to develop their financial skills. We offer a strong vocational programme in a supportive environment, taught by dedicated professionals who draw on significant relevant professional experience combined with academic knowledge.**Modules****Year one****Compulsory modules**Corporate Financial ReportingCorporate Financial ManagementAudit and Assurance in PracticeBusiness Valuation and Financial RiskManagement Accounting for Managing Performance**Optional modules (subject to availability and demand)**Advanced TaxationNegotiated Project

Application deadline

15 January

Tuition fees

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£ 10,500per year

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

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QUALIFICATION TYPE

HND (BTEC) :

Successful completion of a related foundation degree or HND. Applicants from courses based at institutions other than University of Cumbria will be assessed on their suitability depending upon the modules they have studied.

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University information

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University of Cumbria

  • University League Table

    117th

  • 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

    110th out of 123 6

  • Entry standards

    / Max 209
    112 52%

    86th

    36
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    55 55%

    109th

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.62 72%

    123rd

    23

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