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
2020 entry requirements:
Relevant HND. For widening access entry contact the institution.
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.
Glasgow School for Business and Society
Finance, Accounting and Risk