Accounting and Finance (Advanced entry)

UHI Inverness


Inverness Campus, Virtual Learning Environment (VLE)


This is a specialised degree course which provides underpinning knowledge and technical skills highly sought after by employers. It provides a solid foundation for a career in the accounting and finance industry.

Students will develop contextual, theoretical and practical skills within the accounting and finance subject areas.


Core modules are: Advanced financial reporting; Auditing and professional ethics; Financial management; Research skills.

You will choose two option modules which may include: Critical thinking in management; Entrepreneurship; Project planning and management; Work placement; Small business planning; Business awareness for accountants.

BA (Hons)

You will complete a dissertation, or research and plan a new business venture, as well as studying the following modules: International financial reporting.

You will choose further option modules which may include: Corporate responsibility in the global environment; Social and environmental accounting; Advanced management accounting; Advanced taxation; Work placement.

Entry Requirements

HNC or HND Accounting

Progression Routes

You can progress into further study with the professional accounting bodies.

Start Date





BA Hons

Study Method

Distance and Flexible learning
Part time (day)

Course Length

4 - 6 years


Business, Computing and Hospitality

SCQF Level