3 good reasons to study Accounting and Finance at Salford:
- Equip yourself for a career in the rapidly expanding accounting and finance industry
- Learn in an internationally-orientated environment with access to a global network of like-minded professionals
- A programme that equips you with the necessary theory and skills to work successfully in professional accountancy services and corporate sectors
The aim of this course is to provide you with the advanced level skills and knowledge required by personnel in the accounting, finance, and corporate financial industry sectors.
On completion of the course, you will be able to take advantage of opportunities in either managerial or consulting role in the corporate sector and finance industries.
You will be equipped with the advanced level skills and understanding necessary to effectively and efficiently perform tasks relevant to the corporations or organisations involved with accounting and finance.
You will be able to work effectively in teams and independently, to evaluate critically, think creatively and communicate effectively with respect to issues in different areas of accounting and finance; and to recognise good practice in the analysis, planning and management of accounting policies and corporate financial strategies.
You also develop an advanced level of understanding of research methods and their application to a wide range of accounting reporting, accounting policies and corporate financial decisions.
Blended learning mostly online via OnlineCampus (an interactive online learning environment) with intensive class discussion and collaboration, plus a one-week compulsory residency. The residency will be held in Salford or Zürich, Switzerland.
Normally a minimum 2:2 honours degree or equivalent.
A wide range of professional qualifications is also accepted either in partial or complete fulfilment of entry requirements.
We welcome applications from students who may not have formal/traditional entry criteria but who have relevant experience or the ability to pursue the course successfully.
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Last updated September 20, 2018