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BA (Hons)Accounting and Finance

Coventry University
United Kingdom, Coventry / London
Tuition fee £9,000.00 per year
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coventry.ac.uk/..tancy-and-finance-ba-hons 

Overview

Accredited by Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA)


This course gives you the option to specialise in accountancy as well
as finance and you could therefore benefit from some exemptions from
the Association of Certified Chartered Accountants (ACCA) and the
Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA). This could
provide a great first step in starting your accountancy career and
will save you time and money when looking to complete your
professional qualification after you graduate.

*If you choose this course you will benefit from: *

  • Links with employers including IBM and the National Health Service
    (NHS) and professional accounting bodies such as the Institute of
    Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW) who have delivered
    sessions with students in commercial awareness, key skills for getting
    a job and working in the accountancy profession
  • Placement opportunities with companies and organisations, such
    as Tesco, the NHS, PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC), IBM, Toys R Us, as
    well as a number of small to medium sized accountancy companies
  • Opportunity for hands-on experience of using market leading
    accounting and business software packages, from SAGE for the small and
    medium enterprises, to SAP for the international companies
  • Access to academic staff with relevant professional backgrounds
    and industry experience, who bring this into their teaching 

In the first year you will study a range of modules including
financial accounting, management accounting, personal finance, and
business economics, as well as ensuring you have appropriate numeracy
and IT skills for further study in accounting and finance.

During the second year there is a greater emphasis in the areas of
accounting or finance within a business context. As an Accounting and
Finance student you will also study Accounting Information Systems
which provides great exposure to SAGE and SAP, two accounting
information systems used widely by small businesses and major global
companies.

In the final year of study a wide range of option modules in
accounting and finance areas are available including: International
Corporate Reporting, Advanced Taxation, Investment Analysis, Portfolio
Management, and International Finance.

View the course structure and module list from year one through to
your final year.

Career opportunities

On successful completion you will be well placed to enter a wide
variety of careers as Accountants or Financial Managers in the
business or financial sectors. You may want to join a family business
and this course will equip you with the appropriate skills and
knowledge to run these businesses effectively.

You may decide to pursue postgraduate study opportunities, such as
MSc Accounting and Financial Management at Coventry University.

Apply now! Fall semester 2019/20
Application deadline
Jan 5, 2019 23:59
Europe/Budapest time

This is a pre-deadline and we strongly suggest to apply before this date

Studies commence
Oct 1, 2019
Apply now! Spring semester 2019/20
Application start
Sep 1, 2019
Application deadline
Nov 25, 2019 23:59
Europe/Budapest time
Studies commence
Feb 1, 2020

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: Latvia