BA (Hons) Accounting and Finance (Top-Up) (Online)
Accounting and Finance (Top-Up) BA (Hons) (Online) (University of Derby)
This BA (Hons) Accounting and Finance (Top-Up) (Online) (University of Derby) top-up degree will give you a thorough understanding of Accounting and Business concepts. It is ideal if you want to go on to be a professional accountant or work within the financial services sector. However, having a good understanding of Accounting and Finance is an advantage in any profession today. Study BA Hons Accounting and Finance. So, even if you don’t want to work in financial services, you will find this online top-up degree valuable.
Derby teaching staff are all professionally qualified and have industry as well as academic experience. They also teach on the professional body courses, such as ACCA (Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) and CIMA (Chartered Institute of Management Accountants), which means they understand the most current professional standards. That’s important because you need to be sure that what you’ll learn is up to date and relevant to today’s business world.
12 – 14 Months.
The programme is delivered:
You need to have one of the following qualifications:
- HND or Foundation Degree in Accounting or Finance or international equivalent
- ACCA (Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) F1-F6 or ACCA F1-F5 and F7
- CIMA (Chartered Institute of Management Accountants) Advanced Diploma
- ABE (Association of Business Executives) Advanced Diploma in Business Administration
- IBAM (Institute of Business Administration and Management) Advanced Diploma in Business Administration
OTHM Level 4 & 5 In Accounting 240 credit
If you do not hold one of the above Accounting or Finance qualifications, but have a HND or foundation degree in Business or equivalent overseas qualification, you may be eligible to apply for our BSc (Hons) Management Accounting (top up) degree as an alternative.
Financial Strategy 20 credits
Independent Study 40 credits
Management Accounting – Performance Evaluation 20 credits
Contemporary Reporting Issues 20 credits
Financial Reporting (non-exam route) 20 credits
Financial Statement Analysis 20 credits
Investing and Financial Market Behaviour 20 credits
This course is assessed through 100% coursework with a range of methods, such as essays, research reports, presentations, group work and practical reports.
Derby have designed the degree to help you get maximum exemptions from a range of professional qualifications*. This shortens the time required for you to become a fully qualified member of your chosen professional body.
There is always a demand for accounting graduates
Derby past students have gone on to work for local public practices, multinational accounting firms and taken up accounting careers in merchant banks and other large businesses. As an accountant you will have the opportunity to work in many diverse fields, anywhere in the world.