The overall aim of the AU BSc (Hons) Accounting & Finance with Foundation Year is to enable students to acquire knowledge, understanding and a range of practical skills relating to key and inter-connected accounting disciplines applicable to a range of commercial and non-commercial sectors, local, national and global, and in a variety of geographical and cultural settings. Simultaneously students will develop a range of transferrable skills that will assist them as they pursue their careers or further relevant study.
Arden’s accounting and finance with foundation degree is designed to provide you with the skills needed to achieve your career goals, even if it’s been a while since you last studied. Set yourself up with a successful professional career with this internationally recognized degree, delivered online.
Arden is the university that comes to you
This degree is delivered online, with no fixed lecture times, and with 24/7 access to all study materials online, so that you can keep your unique lifestyle and commitments alongside your study. With 24/7 access to student support and 1-to-1 communications with your UK tutors, your degree is completely tailored to your needs.
Using Numeracy, IT and Data
Research Skills and Using Information
Values, Ethics and Working Collaboratively
Developing Academic Skills
Structure of Business
Technology in Organisations
Developing Personal and Management Skills
Understanding the Business Environment (Accounting and Finance)
Management Information Systems
Accounting and Audit Framework
Professional, Statutory and Current Accounting Issues
Research Methods and Dissertation
At least 3 x GCSEs OR 45 credits at Level 2 or equivalent – if your qualifications are older than 3 years we would also ask to see a professional CV.
Candidates for our online Healthcare Management with Foundation Year are required to submit a personal statement (of between 350-550 words) or attend an online interview demonstrating an ability to study the programme at Arden University, taking into account:
Your motivation for undertaking the programme
Relevant work experience
Non-Standard Entry Route
If you don’t meet the qualification requirements, you can also qualify based on a minimum of 12 months of professional work experience evidenced with a CV and Reference.
If your previous study was not in English, you will also need to have IELTS 6.0 or equivalent (no less than 5.5 in any element). We also offer an internal English test for applicants.