International Year One - Accounting and Finance (IY1)

Coventry Pathway

International Year One - Accounting and Finance (IY1)

This study route is designed to introduce international students to higher education while experiencing life abroad in the UK. It aims to prepare you with a deeper understanding of academic culture that will allow you to flourish in your chosen degree studies.

It will offer you the chance to:

  • Develop accounting skills through teaching methods focused on hands-on, interactive learning through case studies and more.
  • Develop the appropriate level of academic language, study skills, and content knowledge to meet the entry requirements of your progression degree programme.
  • Acquire a strong, critical approach to real-world problems specific to language and education skill levels, as well as be allowed ample opportunities to reflect upon your learning.
  • Enhance your academic English and learning with English modules taught first to set you up for success as you go on to your accounting and finance modules later on.

Progression degrees

The Accounting and Finance International Year One (IY1) can help support you for a selection of degree specialism in this field. It also aims to build on previous experiences and expand the success of learning to use the English language while heading into your chosen degree. It will help you take a critical approach to your studies, reflect on your learning, organise your studies, and be a strong, independent learner.

Entry Requirements

LTS 5.5 entry: 5.5 overall (with no component lower than 5.0)

Career Prospects

On successful completion, you will be eligible to progress onto the second year of the following Coventry University or Coventry University London degrees (subject to meeting the specified entry criteria):

Progression degrees in Coventry:

  • Accountancy BSc (Hons)

  •  Accounting and Finance BSc (Hons


  • Accounting and Finance for International Business BSc (Hons) Top-Up

  • Business and Finance BSc (Hons)

Business Economics BSc (Hons) Progression degrees in London:

  • International Finance and Accounting BA (Hons)

Course Details

By choosing to study the Accounting and Finance IY1, you will develop academic language skills through an intense language module, as well as be exposed to four subject-specialist modules. These modules will provide a strong framework for your continued studies toward your chosen higher education degree.

Year One

Academic Language and Skills for University Study
Financial Statement and Control in a Business Environment
Budgeting in a Business Environment
Principles of Taxation
Credit Management Control

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