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  • Tuition Fee:
  • Local: $ 9k / Year
  • Foreign: $ 12.1k / Year
  • Languages of instruction:
  • English
  • Deadline:
  • 15 1월 2016

    Description

    This professionally accredited degree provides a firm foundation in accounting and finance, offering you a balance of academic theory and real-life problem solving skills that will be attractive to a wide range of employers.

    The degree focuses on the core disciplines of:

    • financial accounting
    • management accounting
    • finance

    You also have the opportunity to boost your employability throughout your degree. This degree offers:

    • integrated career development modules
    • an optional work placement
    • support from the Business School's dedicated careers adviser and placement officer
    • an annual career development week
    • exposure to professionals from leading accountancy firms

    Many of our graduates go on to train as chartered accountants. However, this degree can also lead to a wide choice of other career options, such as finance or general management.

    Quality and ranking

    Accounting and Finance at Newcastle is highly regarded, ranking in the top 10 UK universities in The Complete University Guide 2013.

    Detailed Course Facts

    Application deadline January 15 Tuition fee
    • GBP 9000 Year (EEA)
    • GBP 12075 Year (Non-EEA)
    Start date September 2015 Credits (ECTS) 180 ECTS
    Duration full-time 36 months Languages Take an IELTS test
    • English
    Delivery mode On Campus Educational variant Full-time Intensity Flexible

    Course Content

    Stage 1

    Compulsory modules

    • ACC1010 Introduction to Financial Accounting
    • ACC1011 Introduction to Management Accounting and Finance
    • ACC1012 Professional Skills for Accounting and Finance
    • ECO1017 Introductory Economics
    • BUS1001 Introduction to Management and Organisation
    • LAW1054 Introduction to Business Law

    Stage 2

    Compulsory modules

    • ACC2002 Managerial and Business Economics
    • ACC2003 Financial Control
    • ACC2005 Intermediate Financial Accounting
    • ACC2007 Corporate Finance
    • ACC2021 Understanding Company Accounts

    Optional modules

    You take one of the following optional modules:

    • ACC2009 Strategic Business Analysis
    • ACC2020 Auditing
    • NCL2007 Career Development for Second-Year Students

    Stage 3

    Compulsory modules

    • ACC3001 Financial Accounting
    • ACC3002 Management Accounting
    • ACC3006 International Financial Management

    Optional modules

    You take 60 credits from the following list:

    • ACC2009 Strategic Business Analysis
    • ACC2020 Auditing
    • ACC3003 Issues in Behavioural Finance
    • ACC3004 Derivative Markets
    • ACC3008 Auditing as Social Accountability
    • ACC3009 Taxation in Accounting
    • ACC3016 Accounting, Organisations and Society
    • ACC3018 Accounting, Change and Development
    • NCL3007+ Career Development for Final-Year Students
    • NCL3008 Advanced Career Development

    Please note

    Our degrees are divided into Stages. Each Stage lasts for an academic year and you need to complete modules totalling 120 credits by the end of each Stage.

    Programme modules do change and therefore may differ for your year of entry.


    program_requirements

    English Language Requirements

    IELTS band : 6.5 TOEFL iBT® test : 90

    To study at this university, you have to speak English. We advice you to

    take an IELTS test. More About IELTS

    Requirements

    All candidates are considered on an individual basis. If your qualifications are not listed here, please see our additional entry requirements web pages to find out which other qualifications are considered.

    A Levels

    AAB excluding General Studies. GCSE Mathematics at grade A and English at grade B required if not taken at A or AS level.

    Scottish Qualifications

    AAABB at Higher Grade. Mathematics and English required at grade 2 Standard Grade (or Intermediate 2 equivalent) if not offered at Higher Grade. Combinations of Highers and Advanced Highers accepted.

    International Baccalaureate

    35 points. Standard Level Mathematics or Mathematical Studies required at grade 5 if not offered at Higher Level.

    Irish Leaving Certificate

    A1A1A1B1B at Higher Level, normally to include Mathematics.

    Access Qualifications

    A level 3 unit in Mathematics or Quantitative Methods is essential. At least 30 level 3 credits at Distinction and in addition at least 15 level 3 credits at a minimum of Merit.

    BTEC Level 5 HND

    In a relevant subject to include at least 90 credits at Merit grade and 90 credits at Distinction grade. GCSE Mathematics at grade A and English at grade B required.

    BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma (formerly BTEC National Diploma)

    Overall DDD. Business-related subjects preferred. GCSE Mathematics at grade A and English at grade B required.

    Cambridge Pre-U

    D3,D3,M2 in Principal Subjects. GCSE Mathematics at grade A and English at grade B required if not offered at a higher level.

    English Language Requirements

    For this degree you will need a minimum score of IELTS 6.5 or equivalent.
    Visit our International Students webpages to find out more about our English language admission requirements and English language support courses offered by INTO Newcastle University.

    International Foundation Programmes

    If you are an international student and you do not meet the academic and English language requirements specified above, you should consider a preparation course at INTO Newcastle University, which will help to prepare you for study on this degree course. INTO Newcastle University is based on the University campus and offers a range of courses including the International Foundation in Business and Management.

    Work Experience

    No work experience is required.

    Related Scholarships*

    • Academic Excellence Scholarship

      "The Academic Excellence Scholarship can provide up to a 50 % reduction in tuition per semester. These scholarships will be renewed if the student maintains superior academic performance during each semester of their 3-year Bachelor programme. The scholarship will be directly applied to the student’s tuition fees."

    • Access Bursary

      Bursary for UK students all subjects where the variable tuition fee rate is payable.

    • Alumni Bursary

      Alumni Bursary for UK Undergraduate students

    * The scholarships shown on this page are suggestions first and foremost. They could be offered by other organisations than Newcastle University.

    Accreditation

    We have structured this degree to ensure that exemptions are available from some of the professional exams for the:

    • Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)
    • Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA)
    • Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW)
    • Association of International Accountants (AIA)
    • Association of Corporate Treasurers (ACT)

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