BA (Hons) in Accounting and Finance (Top up) Online

University of Derby College of Business

Program Description

BA (Hons) in Accounting and Finance (Top up) Online

University of Derby College of Business

If you already hold an HND or Foundation degree in Accounting and Finance or equivalent qualification, top it up to a full Accounting and Finance BA degree in 18 months with this online course. Gaining the full bachelors degree can improve your career prospects, strengthen your CV and allow you to move onto a Masters degree at a later date, should you wish to.

It’s a popular choice for busy professionals or those returning to work, who want to get all the benefits a full degree brings, but need a flexible study pattern.

You can also study this course if you have:

  • ACCA F1-F6 or ACCA F1-F5 and F8
  • CIMA Advanced Diploma
  • ABE Advanced Diploma in Business Administration
  • IBAM Advanced Diploma in Business Administration

Ideal for aspiring accountants and others

This online accounting and finance top up degree will give you a thorough understanding of accounting and business concepts; ideal if you want to go on to be a professional accountant or work within the financial services sector. However, having a good understanding of accounting and finance is an advantage in any profession today. So even if you don’t want to work in financial services, you will find this online top up degree valuable.

Tutors that work to the latest professional standards

Our teaching staff are all professionally qualified and have industry as well as academic experience. They also teach on the professional body courses, such as ACCA and CIMA, which means they understand the most current professional standards. That’s important because you need to be sure that what you’ll learn is up to date and relevant to today’s business world.

Modules

We will advise you of your study plan - the running order and availability of the modules - when you are invited to enrol.

If we have insufficient numbers of students interested in an optional module, this may not be offered. In addition, where demand is high, some modules may be subject to a cap.

To complete this top up degree you will need to complete a total of 120 credits. This will be made up from the following core modulesand two of the optional 20 credit modules in your preferred area of accounting and finance.

Core

  • Financial Strategy
  • Independent Study
  • Management Accounting Performance Evaluation

Optional

  • Financial Reporting
  • Financial Statement Analysis
  • Investing and Financial Markets
  • Personal Taxation (non-exam route)

Become a qualified accountant, quicker than most

We have designed the degree to help you get maximum exemptions from a range of professional qualifications*. This shortens the time required for you to become a fully qualified member of your chosen professional body.

There is always a demand for accounting graduates

Our past students have gone on to work for local public practices, multinational accounting firms and taken up accounting careers in merchant banks and other large businesses. As an accountant you will have the opportunity to work in many diverse fields, anywhere in the world.

*Please check with your regional professional body to find out more about the exemptions available to you.

This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated October 8, 2017
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This course is Online
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Aug. 2018
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1 - 2 years
Part time
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United Kingdom - UK Online
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