Bournemouth University

Course Details

Accounting and Finance BA (Hons)

Course Description

Duration: 3 years, or 4 years with a 40-week placement. The fields of accounting, finance & economics have developed considerably in recent years and today’s graduates are expected to have a range of skills that transfer into a business environment. As such our degrees have been designed to equip you with the knowledge you’ll need in any organisation, large or small. On the Accounting & Finance degree you'll gain an excellent grounding in accountancy, finance and business studies, providing you with a range of skills to allow you to pursue a career in the financial sector. Upon graduation, our accounting and finance degrees offer exemptions for accountancy qualifications, which means you may not have to take all the exams required to become a Chartered Accountant As well as having industry accreditations, this course also covers communication and IT skills, which are vital in the modern business world. What's more if you opt to include the 40-week placement as part of your course, you’ll gain invaluable workplace experience and can see how everything you’ve learned translates into the real world.

Course Duration


Career outcomes

Account officer Accountant Business development adviser Finance executive.

Accounting and Finance BA (Hons) Bournemouth University