This programme offers a contemporary and specialised approach to accountancy and finance, focussing on the exploration of key practical, theoretical and empirical issues. It is ideal if you wish to pursue a career in the financial services industry, professional accountancy, banking and finance or management. It also provides a thorough preparation for academic research. The worlds of accountancy and finance are always changing due to the changing legal framework the financial sector operates in. If you want to work in this area, this course will provide the theoretical framework and latest information.
On graduating, you will be able to use the knowledge and skills acquired to work in the financial sector. You will develop a unique set of skills and knowledge, including; High level accountancy and numeracy skills Project management skills Up-to-date working knowledge of the latest regulations Cognitive skills such as analysis, synthesis and the evaluation of knowledge Qualitative and quantitative research methodology Personal skills including presentation skills, argumentation, evaluation, problem solving, interactive and group skills, self-appraisal and autonomy in planning and management of learning.