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Accounting & Finance

UCAS Code: N400 Duration: 3 years

Overview

ACCA LogoIn the rapidly changing business world the demand for finance professionals has never been higher. The role of the accountant is no longer confined to being numerically competent. Today’s complex global economy demands that finance professionals are multi-skilled with a strong strategic outlook and ready to influence management decision-making at the highest level. Accounting & Finance at Liverpool Hope is based on the relationship with the globally recognised Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA). Studying the Accounting degree programme, you will have the opportunity to use your degree credits to apply for exemptions from ACCA papers. Not only will you be gaining an academic qualification in your degree, but you can also gain part of the ACCA professional qualification and begin your journey to becoming an accredited chartered accountant.

Why choose this subject

  • The programme is based on the relationship with the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA). See below the benefits of the ACCA qualification.
  • 81% of students were satisfied overall with Accounting at Liverpool Hope University (National Student Survey 2015).
  • Accounting programme is proud of its supportive and student-focused environment for this professionally recognised and challenging programme which resides within a Business School known for teaching excellence.

Benefits of the ACCA qualification

  • Enables you to become a Chartered Certified Accountant, use the designatory letters ACCA, and work in any aspect of finance or management in any business.
  • Better employment prospects as a result of having shown an ability in all areas of business.
  • Candidates not only gain specialist knowledge in finance and accounting, but also acquire valuable skills in organisational management and strategy,
  • The qualification does not concentrate only on theory, and unlike other Universities, prepares a graduate for practical usage.

Subject Guides

Read more about studying Accounting & Finance at Liverpool Hope in our Accounting & Finance Subject Guides.

Accounting & Finance Subject Guide 2016

Accounting & Finance Subject Guide 2017

 

The programme specifications for this subject can be downloaded below.

Accounting & Finance 

This degree is available as a full time course for all international students. For more information about International students studying at Liverpool Hope, visit www.hope.ac.uk/international

Curriculum

As you progress through your studies, the courses you will take will reflect the degree you are registered on, ie whether you are taking the Single or Combined Honours programme. 

Level 1

Courses are Principles of Financial Accounting, Principles of Corporate Finance, Quantitative Methods, Principles of Economics, and Foundations in Business Management.

Level 2

The courses available are Management Accounting, Explorations in Contemporary Research, Corporate Business and Law, Taxation and Intermediate Financial Accounting.

Level 3

Courses are Financial Management, Performance Management, Auditing and Assurance, Advanced Accounting and Accountability.

A variety of teaching and learning strategies are used including lectures, seminars, workshops and tutorials along with innovative methods of learning and assessment such as reflective group and individual presentation. Assessment methods include a strong practical and project element, together with presentations, reports, class tests and formal written examinations.

You may also be interested in...

Business Management

Computer Science

Mathematics

Entry Requirements

2016 Entry Requirements

For further information please contact the Clearing hotline on 0151 291 3899.

2017 Entry Requirements

The offer level for 2017 entry will be BCC - ABB at A Level or DMM - DDM at BTEC Extended Diploma or 104 - 128 new UCAS tariff points.

In addition, applicants should have a minimum of GCSE grade C (or equivalent) in Mathematics.

UCAS points offers can be achieved in many ways, the following are just a few examples of how you could achieve our entry requirements:

  • Three A Levels with grades of BCC or above
  • BTEC Extended Diploma (QCF) with grade DMM
  • BTEC Diploma (QCF) with grade DM and BTEC Subsidiary Diploma (QCF) with grade M
  • BTEC Diploma (QCF) with grade DM and A Level with grade of C
  • CACHE Diploma at grade B

The Access to HE Diploma now also attracts points under the new UCAS tariff. Visit the UCAS website to calculate your points.

If you have any questions about your qualifications, please contact enquiry@hope.ac.uk or call 0151 291 3111.

Useful Links

How to apply

Admissions Policy

UCAS

Employability

Graduates will be well prepared for a rewarding career in accountancy, credit control, financial services, investment and profit analysis, purchasing and other related financial and business professions.

Professional accountants go on to high flying positions in private and public sector, including chief financial officer, director or partner in an accounting firm, forensic accountant, or business adviser.

Overview

ACCA LogoIn the rapidly changing business world the demand for finance professionals has never been higher. The role of the accountant is no longer confined to being numerically competent. Today’s complex global economy demands that finance professionals are multi-skilled with a strong strategic outlook and ready to influence management decision-making at the highest level. Accounting & Finance at Liverpool Hope is based on the relationship with the globally recognised Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA). Studying the Accounting degree programme, you will have the opportunity to use your degree credits to apply for exemptions from ACCA papers. Not only will you be gaining an academic qualification in your degree, but you can also gain part of the ACCA professional qualification and begin your journey to becoming an accredited chartered accountant.

Why choose this subject

  • The programme is based on the relationship with the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA). See below the benefits of the ACCA qualification.
  • 81% of students were satisfied overall with Accounting at Liverpool Hope University (National Student Survey 2015).
  • Accounting programme is proud of its supportive and student-focused environment for this professionally recognised and challenging programme which resides within a Business School known for teaching excellence.

Benefits of the ACCA qualification

  • Enables you to become a Chartered Certified Accountant, use the designatory letters ACCA, and work in any aspect of finance or management in any business.
  • Better employment prospects as a result of having shown an ability in all areas of business.
  • Candidates not only gain specialist knowledge in finance and accounting, but also acquire valuable skills in organisational management and strategy,
  • The qualification does not concentrate only on theory, and unlike other Universities, prepares a graduate for practical usage.

Subject Guides

Read more about studying Accounting & Finance at Liverpool Hope in our Accounting & Finance Subject Guides.

Accounting & Finance Subject Guide 2016

Accounting & Finance Subject Guide 2017

 

The programme specifications for this subject can be downloaded below.

Accounting & Finance 

This degree is available as a full time course for all international students. For more information about International students studying at Liverpool Hope, visit www.hope.ac.uk/international

Curriculum

As you progress through your studies, the courses you will take will reflect the degree you are registered on, ie whether you are taking the Single or Combined Honours programme. 

Level 1

Courses are Principles of Financial Accounting, Principles of Corporate Finance, Quantitative Methods, Principles of Economics, and Foundations in Business Management.

Level 2

The courses available are Management Accounting, Explorations in Contemporary Research, Corporate Business and Law, Taxation and Intermediate Financial Accounting.

Level 3

Courses are Financial Management, Performance Management, Auditing and Assurance, Advanced Accounting and Accountability.

A variety of teaching and learning strategies are used including lectures, seminars, workshops and tutorials along with innovative methods of learning and assessment such as reflective group and individual presentation. Assessment methods include a strong practical and project element, together with presentations, reports, class tests and formal written examinations.

You may also be interested in...

Business Management

Computer Science

Mathematics

Entry Requirements

2016 Entry Requirements

For further information please contact the Clearing hotline on 0151 291 3899.

2017 Entry Requirements

The offer level for 2017 entry will be BCC - ABB at A Level or DMM - DDM at BTEC Extended Diploma or 104 - 128 new UCAS tariff points.

In addition, applicants should have a minimum of GCSE grade C (or equivalent) in Mathematics.

UCAS points offers can be achieved in many ways, the following are just a few examples of how you could achieve our entry requirements:

  • Three A Levels with grades of BCC or above
  • BTEC Extended Diploma (QCF) with grade DMM
  • BTEC Diploma (QCF) with grade DM and BTEC Subsidiary Diploma (QCF) with grade M
  • BTEC Diploma (QCF) with grade DM and A Level with grade of C
  • CACHE Diploma at grade B

The Access to HE Diploma now also attracts points under the new UCAS tariff. Visit the UCAS website to calculate your points.

If you have any questions about your qualifications, please contact enquiry@hope.ac.uk or call 0151 291 3111.

Useful Links

How to apply

Admissions Policy

UCAS

Employability

Graduates will be well prepared for a rewarding career in accountancy, credit control, financial services, investment and profit analysis, purchasing and other related financial and business professions.

Professional accountants go on to high flying positions in private and public sector, including chief financial officer, director or partner in an accounting firm, forensic accountant, or business adviser.

Course Contact Details

Student Recruitment

+44 (0) 151 291 3111

enquiry@hope.ac.uk

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