Keele University: Accounting and Financial Management
|Institution||Keele University View institution profile|
|Department||Keele (Central) View department profile|
The MSc in Accounting and Financial Management delivers a rigorous examination of core accounting and financial management theories combined with a wide-range of practical applications. You will to work confidently with both numerical quantitative and qualitative accounting and financial management issues and case studies, utilising professional data sources such as the Bloomberg Professional Services Platform and DataStream.
This programme is professionally accredited by both the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) and the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA). We also provide you with a Bloomberg Training Couse allowing you to complete the Bloomberg Market Concept Course.
At its core the MSc in Accounting and Financial Management is aimed to provide a solid foundation to develop the theoretical and technical skills in a number of subjects including contemporary areas such as multinational management accounting, corporate governance and sustainability, performance management, international financial reporting, financial management, contemporary issues in accounting practices, and strategy and globalisation and information management. The programme builds a rigorous understanding of the international business environment and future challenges with relevant real world accounting and financial management problems and their efficient solution
|Level||RQF Level 7|
Undergraduate degree in accounting, finance, economics or other business-related subject area, with at least a Second-Class Honours degree (2.2).
Students who have appropriate professional qualifications (e.g., ACCA, CIMA) or relevant work experience may also be considered.
Students with a good 2.2 (55% and above or overseas equivalent) with backgrounds outside of these areas (e.g., History or Pharmacy) may also be considered and are encouraged to contact the course Director.
We use mixed assessment methods to test students’ attainment of learning the outcomes of our MSc programme. This includes, 2-hour unseen exam, individual/group assignment/coursework, individual/group presentation, computer-based tests, and dissertation or applied company research project. These different types of assessments test students ability to frame a business problem, critically assess relevant literature, use different methodologies, present results in a coherent and logical manner, and to develop and enhance their communication and decision-making skills to solve management and business problems and to gain work experience from the real business life.
Core modules: accounting for decision making; international corporate governance and sustainability; globalisation and international management financial markets; international financial reporting contemporary issues in accounting; plus at least one from the following three modules: multinational accounting and control; performance management; international money and finance; plus no more than 1 from the following three modules: developments in international management and business; strategy and information management; entrepreneurship; dissertation.
|EU||9195 GBP for Year 1|
|England||9195 GBP for Year 1|
|Northern Ireland||9195 GBP for Year 1|
|Scotland||9195 GBP for Year 1|
|Wales||9195 GBP for Year 1|
|International||14835 GBP for Year 1|
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