University of Nottingham: Accounting and Finance
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|Department||Nottingham University Business School View department profile|
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This specialist course is designed to further your existing knowledge of accounting and finance by building on the theory and application of accounting principles.
It will suit you if you studied a business-related subject as an undergraduate and want to focus on financial accounting as a distinct career path.
Engaging with current debates in the field, you will have the opportunity to enrich and broaden your understanding and appreciation of important topics within accounting and finance.
|Level||RQF Level 7|
2:1 (or international equivalent) in a relevant discipline which must include a substantial amount of accounting. Personal statement and a list of modules being studied in the final year (for applicants who have not yet completed their undergraduate degree). IELTS 6.5 (no less than 6.0 in each element).
You will be assessed through a combination of individual essays or group projects and written exams.
Across the autumn and spring semesters, you will take 120 credits of taught modules. Each module typically consists of 10 two to three hour sessions. You will complete the remaining 60 credits with a 2,000-word proposal and 12,000-word dissertation. You will be allocated an appropriate dissertation supervisor who will oversee your progress. Core modules include Corporate Financial Strategy; Current Issues in Accounting; Quantitative Research Methods for Finance and Accounting; Financial Security Valuation; Qualitative Research Methods for Accounting and Finance; Dissertation.
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