Queen Mary University of London: MSc Accounting and Management
|Institution||Queen Mary University of London View institution profile|
|Department||Business and Management|
The MSc Accounting and Management is a new taught postgraduate programme offered by the School of Business and Management. This programme offers specialised, practical and theoretical education in the area of accounting and the management of resources. It is relevant to both corporate and public sectors and this programme will develop both your theoretical and practical knowledge of accounting and its role in recording and influencing the management of resources.
This course will appeal to students who are interested in how accounting systems inform the management of corporate and non-corporate sector resources. Accounting information systems are placed at the centre of this course and students will be challenged to structure their critical thinking and analysis within a unique business models organising framework in a world that has become increasingly financialised.
This course is founded upon a range of innovative, compulsory modules in which you will examine resource management in the context of today's challenging financial environment.
The programme will:
Provide you with a pathway into corporate and non-corporate spheres of executive employment with the appropriate skills in accounting systems and the way in which these influence the management and deployment of resources
Equip you with both a critical theoretical and practical knowledge of accounting in a variety of organisational settings
Give you a range of transferable skills that are attractive to employers
|Level||RQF Level 7|
A good upper second class honours degree or equivalent in any subject. Some basic quantitative skills and some elementary prior knowledge of accounting would be an advantage. IELTS 7.0 overall with 6.0 in writing is required.
Teaching for all modules includes a combination of lectures, seminars and interaction with the Virtual Learning Environment. A wide range of assessment techniques are used, including coursework examinations and a dissertation. Coursework may take the form of an individual and/or group assignment, individual and/or group presentations or invigilated tests. Examinations take place in May or early June. Students must achieve an overall pass in the taught element in order to progress to their dissertation which must also be passed for a degree to be awarded.
The MSc in Accounting and Management is currently available for one year full-time study. There are eight taught modules spread over two semesters, followed by examinations and a 10,000-word dissertation.
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