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BA (Hons)Accounting and Financial Information Systems

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Course code NN43
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University of Greenwich Business School has an excellent reputation in the field of accounting and finance. This programme has been developed with professional accountancy bodies and financial institutions. The programme places emphasis on integrating accounting, financial analysis and systems theory with the practical application of information technology skills using current business software. Information management and systems play a major role in the management of the finances of many organisations. You will graduate with professional exemptions and a highly marketable combination of accounting and business knowledge and transferable analytical, software and systems skills.

The university is proud to say they are joint first for student satisfaction in London for Accounting and Finance ranked by the Sunday Times University Guide 2014.

The aims of the programme are:

*To prepare you for a career in the accountancy, finance and business analysis sectors with a strong emphasis on financial systems and models
*To develop theoretical and practical knowledge of accounting and business analysis
*To equip students with the necessary skills to be able to function in a complex and changing business environment.

Programme structure

Year 1

Introduction to Financial Accounting (30 credits)
Management Accounting and Ethics in Organisations (30 credits)
Quantitative Analysis and Systems (30 credits)
Business and the Financial Environment (15 credits)
Personal and Professional Development (15 credits)

Year 2

Computing and Financial Applications (30 credits)
Management Accounting Control Systems (15 credits)
Information Systems (30 credits)
Research and Professional Development (15 credits)
One option from: Administration, Accounting and Taxation for Small Entities; Banking: Principles, Practices and Regulation; Taxation; Managing Business Finance; Business Company Law; Language; OR two options from: Management Accounting Control Systems 2; Project Management; Internationalisation, Trade and Markets; Business Law (30 credits)

Final Year

Designing Financial Applications (30 credits)
Dissertation (30 credits)
Strategic Financial Management (30 credits)
One option from: Administration, Accounting and Taxation for Small Entities; Banking: Principles, Practices and Regulation; E-Business; Ethics and Corporate Governance; Managing Business Finance; Taxation; Language; OR the following two 15-credit options: Internationalisation, Trade and Markets; Current Issues in Management Accounting (30 credits)

Career opportunities

Business and finance analyst positions, financial modelling in large organisations, specialist finance or accountancy trainee positions, consultancy and general business management. Direct entry into the second year is available for suitably qualified students.

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Application start
Aug 1, 2017
Application deadline
Aug 1, 2017 23:59 (GMT)

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States