If you’re looking for a course that’ll give you a solid foundation in business, give you the opportunities to work with real businesses and every chance to build a great employability profile– our Association of Chartered Certified Accountants accredited degree is for you. We’ve designed you a foundation course - in consultation with industry and professional bodies – so you learn the basics of financial accounts to strategic financial planning and progress onto the full BA(Hons) degree. **Why Choose University of Cumbria** You’ll get a firm grasp of the fundamentals of business with a sound knowledge of applied financial theories, concepts and resources. But you won’t just learn theoretically about business - you’ll be doing it. Our innovative teaching can bolster your business practice because you’ll find yourself leading a lecture, or turning the classroom into a mock accountant’s office, giving you every opportunity to build your boardroom and business confidence. - You’ll use the latest technology and packages of that in the real business world - Opportunity to work with real businesses on project-based assignments - Graduate with a solid portfolio of work to present to a future employer - Our strong links with regional businesses and with partnerships nationally and internationally boosts your placement and employment prospects - You get great tutor support and we get to know you because our class sizes are small - Taught by academic tutors who are current industry consultants and published experts - Tutors are involved in international research, keeping your learning right up-to-date - You’ll be studying in a professional environment in our dedicated Business School - You can tailor make your own courses to fit your future career path - We’ll push you to your academic limit, so you graduate being the best you can be - Opportunity to study abroad We’ll help you to keep up-to-date in a fast-paced and evolving business world with current trends and changes informing your core academic learning. It means you’ll be best placed to graduate with high-quality skills, a sound knowledge of the real business world, coupled with firm academic know-how to boost your employability. Our course will give you all you need to step successfully into the business, accounting and finance industry.