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Accounting and Finance

Swansea University
Swansea, Wales
Full-time
€19,214.52/year
2292 Points
Duration
3 Years
Language
English
Start date
Sep 2021

Program Description

Accounting and Finance at Swansea University is 8th in the UK and 1st in Wales for Graduate Prospects (Complete University Guide 2021).

Become a highly skilled, career-ready graduate when you study our multi-accredited, BSc Accounting and Finance degree. Not only will you get a head start to achieving Chartered Accountant status with global accrediting bodies - ACCA , ICAEW and CIMA, but you will also study a huge selection of topics from Management Accounting and Financial Accounting to Corporate Finance.

Our course is designed to ensure you are taught the most relevant, cutting-edge topics- which will make you stand out from other candidates in the job market. You will gain both the technical and practical skills needed to thrive in the world of accounting and finance; and will have the opportunity to complete a zero-credit module- designed to guide you through an entire process of setting up a computerised accounting system- using SAGE Line 50. This invaluable practical know-how and your vast knowledge of both accounting and finance will give you a serious edge when you graduate from Swansea University.

Note:
Fees for full time Undergraduate EU/International students will increase by 3% for each subsequent year of study.

Entry Requirements

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Education
High School Diploma (or equivalent)
17
or
IB Diploma
32
English Level
Cambridge Proficiency (CPE)
C
or
Cambridge Advanced (CAE)
C
or
International Baccalaureate
5.0
or
A levels
C
or
IGCSE
C
or
TOEFL (internet based)
79
or
IELTS
6
or
Pearson Test of Academic Engl.
56
Required Documents
Certified Copy of the English Certification
ID Certified Copy
Passport Certified Copy
Certified Copy of the High School Diploma (Apolytirion from General Lyceum)
Student Visa
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Notes:

Alternative Entry Qualifications:

  • A-level Qualification: within the range of ‘ABB-BBB’ or equivalent.
  • BTEC (18-unit): results of DDM or better.

Alternative English Language Qualifications:

  • Swansea ELTS test (SWELT): 6.0
  • INTO English Language Assessment: 169
  • CaMLA - Certificate of Proficiency in English (ECPE): 650
  • Euroexam @ C1 academic level: Pass

Important Information:

  • All applications are considered on an individual basis, with GCSE grades, AS Level subjects and grades, work experience, references and personal statement taken into account.
  • GCSE Maths and English minimum C grade is also required.
  • For students who fall short of only the English language requirement we offer a range of pre-sessional training programmes that you may take before starting your degree programme.

Curriculum

Year 1

Maths for Accounting and Finance

Economics for Accounting and Finance

Foundations of Financial Accounting

Marketing Strategy

Foundations of Finance

Statistics for Accounting and Finance

Managing People and Operations

Foundations of Management Accounting

Έτος 2

Compulsory Modules:

Corporate Finance 1

Management Accounting 1A

Financial Accounting 1A

Financial Markets and Institutions

Management Accounting 1B

Financial Accounting 1B

Optional Modules:

Corporate Governance and Ethics

Strategic Marketing Planning

Digital Marketing

Change Management

Information Systems

Organisational Behaviour

Management Science

Microeconomics

Economic History and Industrial Development

Environmental and Resource Economics

Investments: Assets; Equities and Bonds

Human Resource Management

Management Consulting 1

e-Business

Business Analytics

Year 3

Optional Finance Modules:

Financial Market Efficiency

Investment Banking

Financial Services

Corporate Finance 2

Financial Economics

Financial Innovation and Risk Management

Asset Management

Derivatives and Risk Management

Risk Management in Banking

Contemporary Issues in Finance

Business and Employment Law

Law of International Corporate Governance

Time Series Forecasting

Optional Accounting Modules:

Management Accounting 2

Financial Accounting 2

Taxation 1

Auditing 2

Financial Accounting 3

Management Accounting 3

Taxation 2

Business and Employment Law

Law of International Corporate Governance

Time Series Forecasting

Forensic Accounting

International Financial Management

Computerised Accounting

Optional SoM Modules:

Power and Organisation

Innovation Management

Project Management

Lean Operations

Data Mining

Application Development

Mathematical Economics

Time Series Econometrics

Labour Economics

Applied Money and Banking Economics

Strategic Implementation

Advanced Economic Analysis

Rheoli Prosiectau (Project Management)

Sustainable Tourism

International Economic Policy

Social Media Marketing

Business Ethics

Leadership

Careers

As an Accounting and Finance graduate from Swansea, you will find yourself in a great position to secure rewarding employment at any desirable organisation.

Whether your target is EY, Deloitte, KPMG or PwC, this degree makes you a strong candidate for employment. Your next step could lie in any of these roles:

  • Wealth management or investment adviser
  • Accountant or actuary
  • Banking professional
  • Auditor
  • Finance analyst
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