UHI Inverness


Inverness Campus


Part 1

Mandatory units are: Cost accounting; Graded unit 1: accounting; Management accounting using IT; Preparing financial statements; Recording financial information; Using financial accounting software.

Optional units may include: Business accounting; Business communication; Business contractual relationships; Business law: an introduction; Company law: an introduction; Creating a culture of customer care; Economic issues: an introduction; IT in Business: spreadsheets; Managing people and organisations; Marketing: an introduction; Payroll; Personal development planning; Personal enterprise skills; Project management; Research skills; Statistics for business.

Please note that option units available vary depending on study location, for more information contact your chosen campus.

Part 2

Mandatory units are: Accounting for specialised transactions; Business taxation; Financial reporting and analysis; Graded unit 2: accounting; Graded unit 3: accounting ; Management accounting for decision-making; Management accounting for planning and control.

Optional units may include: Behavioural skills for business; Corporate information systems; Economics 1: micro and macro theory and application; Economics 2: the world economy; Income tax; IT in Business: advanced spreadsheets; Office management; Statistics for business; Workplace experience (students are responsible for finding their own work placement).

Entry Requirements

2 Highers including a maths based subject. Direct entry to Year 2 is possible with HNC Accounting.

Progression Routes

You may be able to progress to year three of the BA (Hons) Accounting and Finance or the BA (Hons) Business and Management

Start Date




Study Method

Part time (day)

Course Length

4 years


Business, Computing and Hospitality

SCQF Level