THE UNIVERSITY OF NORTHAMPTON

International Accounting

BSc (Hons)  |  Placement Year:   No

You will cover two core areas in international finance and accounting. These modules in particular will help you to develop your skills in critical analysis and synthesis. You will then have a choice of three or more modules to reflect your career aspirations covering themes such as international finance, the changing face of the monetary environment and raising your financial awareness, so that you may advise on investments for others.

You will also have the opportunity to produce an individual project which will give you the chance to integrate and consolidate material from all modules and to investigate issues of interest in greater depth.

Programme description

You will cover two core areas in international finance and accounting. These modules in particular will help you to develop your skills in critical analysis and synthesis. You will then have a choice of three or more modules to reflect your career aspirations covering themes such as international finance, the changing face of the monetary environment and raising your financial awareness, so that you may advise on investments for others.

You will also have the opportunity to produce an individual project which will give you the chance to integrate and consolidate material from all modules and to investigate issues of interest in greater depth.

Key Modules

Career Opportunities

Excellent career opportunities are available for graduates holding an International Accounting degree, especially those that will be part-professionally qualified. This course will prepare you for work in any of the key accounting fields. A career in accounting offers you the flexibility to work in industry, commerce, the public sector or even private practice.

The majority of students graduating from this course explore their areas of academic interest further through postgraduate study. You can choose to progress onto a full-time, part-time or distance learning postgraduate programme which will enable you to focus your studies in a specialist area or gain a general management qualification such as the MBA.

 
Module & Subject

 

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  • Accounting Project (20 Credits)

    • Module code: ACC4003
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    • Core module Y
  • Accounting and Finance for Managers (20 Credits)

    • Module code: ACC3015
    •  
    • Core module N
  • International Money and Finance (20 Credits)

    • Module code: ACC3007
    •  
    • Core module N
  • Investment Management (20 credits)

    • Module code: ACC3013
    •  
    • Core module N
  • Principles of Insurance (20 Credits)

    • Module code: ACC3012
    •  
    • Core module N
  • Taxation (20 Credits)

    • Module code: ACC3004
    •  
    • Core module N
  • Global Business Development (20 Credits)

    • Module code: BUS3003
    •  
    • Core module N
  • Business Communication (20 Credits)

    • Module code: LEI3006
    •  
    • Core module N
  • Audit and Investigations (20 Credits)

    • Module code: ACC3005
    •  
    • Core module N
  • Corporate Governance (20 Credits)

    • Module code: ACC3017
    •  
    • Core module N
  • International Trade Finance (20 Credits)

    • Module code: ACC3016
    •  
    • Core module N
  • Financial Strategy (20 Credits)

    • Module code: ACC3011
    •  
    • Core module N
  • Advanced Accounting Theory and Practice (20 Credits)

    • Module code: ACC3002
    •  
    • Core module N
  • Corporate Finance (20 Credits)

    • Module code: ACC3009
    •  
    • Core module N
Entry Requirements

If you hold a Higher National Diploma or equivalent (Edexcel, ABE, NCC) or Foundation Degree in a related field then you will be considered for entry onto this course. Alternatively, if you hold professional qualifications up to level 5 such as AIA, IFA, ACCA, or CIMA then you will also be considered for this course.

International students with Higher Diplomas or degrees from their own country will be considered. The English requirement for this course is IELTS 6.0. For advice regarding international qualification equivalents

Foundation Campus
No Foundation
Course Option
Course Duration: 41-45 Months
Course Fee:  12200.00
Course Level:  UNDERGRADUATE
Location
Country:  UNITED KINGDOM
Campus Location:  Park Campus, Boughton Green Rd, Northampton NN2 7AL, UK. Phone:+44 1604 735500
Intake Deadline
SEPTEMBER