Planit


Accountancy (3rd year entry)

Glasgow Caledonian University

Content

Accredited by the main UK professional accountancy bodies (ICAS, ICAEW, ACCA, CIMA and CIPFA), the course focusses on practical content and your future employability. Along with all aspects of accountancy, you'll study topics such as economics, law and management.

The programme will encourage you to develop a broad, comparative understanding of the practices of accounting and develop the ability to evaluate theories and evidence concerning the effects of accounting on organisations and society. You will benefit from using practical accounting packages, small class sizes and excellent access to staff, as well as a series of guest speakers to enhance your learning.

Year 3: Financial Reporting, Management Accounting, Corporate Finance, Audit, Accounting in the Public Sector, Research Methods

Year 4: Includes specialist subjects, advanced Accounting and Finance topics, options from a wider subject range plus Honours Dissertation in your chosen area

Entry Requirements

2020 entry requirements:
Relevant HND. For widening access entry contact the institution.

Progression Routes

On graduation you will have the opportunity to train as a professional accountant while completing your professional exams. Once qualified, you may work in a specialist area such as auditing, taxation, as a liquidator or in a broader role as a management consultant.

Start Date

September

Qualification

Degree

Award

BA Hons

Study Method

Full time

UCAS Code

N400

Course Length

4 years

Faculty

Glasgow School for Business and Society

Department

Finance, Accounting and Risk

SCQF Level

10

Website

www.gcu.ac.uk