University of Derby

801–1000 th
World University Rankings 2019
201–250 th
Young University Rankings 2018
Kedleston Road, Derby, Derbyshire, DE22 1GB, United Kingdom

Accounting and Finance with Foundation Year

**BA (Hons) Accounting and Finance with Foundation Year** **Keen to study Accounting and Finance but don’t have the formal qualifications to join our honours degree straight away? A four-year programme starting with a Foundation Year could be the answer. It gives you a solid grounding for success on this highly regarded degree.** **Why choose this course?** BA (Hons) Accounting and Finance is the perfect platform for rapid career progression and puts you on the pathway to professional accountancy qualifications too. According to the 2015/16 Destinations of Leavers from Higher Education Survey, 100% of our Accounting and Finance students secured graduate level employment. **Is this course for you?** The Foundation Year route is ideal if you have the ability to study our BA (Hons) Accounting and Finance but don’t have the full entry qualifications. At Foundation stage you will gain an excellent introduction to the subject, enabling you to complete the full honours degree in four years. **How you will learn** We focus on the practical application of leading-edge accounting and financial principles so you will learn how to analyse and solve real management problems. **Opportunities and experiences** Optional work experience shows you the realities of the modern business world. You will also gain hands-on skills in our impressive Bloomberg Financial Markets Lab. **Careers and employability** Depending on your module choice, you will be eligible for exemptions from qualifications offered by the likes of ACCA, CIMA, ICAEW, IFE, CIPFA and AIA. This means you can achieve membership of influential professional bodies more quickly. As an accountant, you will have exciting opportunities to work in diverse sectors worldwide.

  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Arts (Hons)/BA (Hons)
  • Study mode
    Full-time
  • Duration
    4 years
  • Start date
    2019-09-01
  • Location
    Main Site,Derby
  • Fees & Finances
  • EU Year 1 £9,250
  • England Year 1 £9,250
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £9,250
  • Scotland Year 1 £9,250
  • Wales Year 1 £9,250
  • Channel Islands Year 1 £9,250
  • International Year 1 £13,250
  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Arts (Hons)/BA (Hons)
  • Study mode
    Full-time
  • Duration
    4 years
  • Start date
    2018-09-01
  • Location
    Main Site,Derby
  • Fees & Finances
  • EU Year 1 £9,250
  • England Year 1 £9,250
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £9,250
  • Scotland Year 1 £9,250
  • Wales Year 1 £9,250
  • Channel Islands Year 1 £9,250
  • International Year 1 £11,750