BRUNEL UNIVERSITY LONDON

Accountancy

BSc (Hons)  |  Placement Year:   Yes

BSc Accountancy is a broad-based academic programme and a field of study with practical implications, offering the chance to develop related personal and professional skills. The study of this programme involves the consideration of conceptual, professional and practical aspects of accountancy. The degree structure is progressive, allowing you to move from foundation modules to more critical and specialist modules. The programme embeds international and ethical considerations, with optional modules grounding the study of accountancy in a broader understanding of the perspectives that inform accounting theory and professional practice.

Programme description

BSc Accountancy is a broad-based academic programme and a field of study with practical implications, offering the chance to develop related personal and professional skills. The study of this programme involves the consideration of conceptual, professional and practical aspects of accountancy. The degree structure is progressive, allowing you to move from foundation modules to more critical and specialist modules. The programme embeds international and ethical considerations, with optional modules grounding the study of accountancy in a broader understanding of the perspectives that inform accounting theory and professional practice.

Key Modules

Graduates of BSc degrees offered by the Department of Economics and Finance at Brunel have an excellent employment record and go on to work in a wide variety of occupations. Some go on to further study and become professional economists or accountants. Others are employed in industry, the financial sector or government. In some cases a job offer comes from a former work placement employer.

Graduates of this department have gone on to work for organisations such as:

  • NatWest
  • HSBC
  • Ernst & Young
  • Morgan Stanley
  • PricewaterhouseCoopers
  • Merrill Lynch
  • JP Morgan
  • The London Stock Exchange
  • UBS
Module & Subject

Level 1 (year one)

  • Introduction to Financial Accounting
  • Professional Skills and Statistics
  • Quantitative Methods in Accountancy, Economics and Finance
  • Foundations of Economics
  • Financial Markets
  • Accountancy for Business

Level 2 (year two):

  • Financial Accounting and Statement Analysis
  • Company Law and Regulation
  • Management Accounting
  • Taxation
  • Ethics
  • Research Methods in Accountancy

Level 3 (year three):

Compulsory

  • Accountancy Project
  • Advanced Financial Reporting
  • Audit and Assurance
  • Financial Management

Options

Choose 1 from

  • Comparative and Contemporary Issues in Accountancy
  • Strategic Analysis
  • Forensic Accounting
Entry Requirements
  • GCE A-Level BBB (all subjects considered excluding General Studies).
  • BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma DDD in a related subject.
  • BTEC Level 3 Diploma DD in a related subject, with an A-level at grade B.
  • BTEC Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma D in any subject with A-levels grade BB.
  • International Baccalaureate Diploma 30 points, including 5 in Standard Maths or 4 in Higher Maths.
  • Access to Higher Education Diploma  Complete and pass a related subject Access course with 45 credits at Level 3, with Merit or higher with GCSE Mathematics at grade B or grade 6.

A minimum of five GCSEs are required, including GCSE Mathematics grade B or grade 6 and GCSE English grade C or grade 4.

  • GPA 5.0 or 80%
  • 75% is required in any specific subjects that are stated in GCE A-level entry requirements above.
  • IELTS: 6.5 (min 5.5 in all areas)
  • Pearson: 58 (51 in all subscores)
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Foundation Campus
No Foundation
Course Option
Course Duration: 4 years
Course Fee:  14800.00
Course Level: 
Application Deadline 
International Student:   (15,July)
Location
Country:  UNITED KINGDOM
Campus Location:  Brunel University London, Kingston Lane Uxbridge Middlesex UB8 3PH
Intake Deadline
SEPTEMBER