Glyndwr University

BA (Hons) Accounting & Finance Management (with Foundation Year)

Why choose this course?

Our Accounting and Finance Management degree concentrates on the practical applications of accounting and finance theories, boosting your employability by developing you as a business-ready graduate.

  • Work-based learning - from case studies, problem-solving to work placement opportunities - ensures graduates are equipped with the knowledge and skills to meet current and future market needs.
  • Graduates will be eligible for exemption for some ACCA and AIA examination papers.
  • Graduates of this programme are eligible for Associate (AFA) level membership.

Entry Requirements

Our general entry requirement for the foundation year is 48-72 UCAS tariff points but all applications are considered individually and we consider work experience, vocational training/qualifications as well as motivation and potential to succeed.


6.0 (with no individual skill score below 5.5)

Career Prospects

  • Our Careers & Employability service is there to help you make decisions and plan the next steps towards a bright future. From finding work or further study to working out your interests, skills and aspirations, they can provide you with the expert information, advice and guidance you need.
  • Our degree in Accounting and Finance Management develops skills that are useful in a range of sectors, particularly in providing a route into financial professions. Suggested careers can include: - Chartered accountant; External auditor; Stockbroker; Business development manager; Data analyst; Economist; Management consultant; Mortgage adviser.

Course Details

Key course features:

  • The included foundation year introduces you to the basic concepts in finance, preparing you with the academic skills you need to succeed on the rest of the course
  • Graduates will be eligible for exemption for some ACCA and AIA examination papers.
  • Graduates of this programme are eligible for Associate (AFA) level membership.
  • In addition, graduates of this programme are eligible for Associate (AFA) level membership.
  • As our degrees are accredited by the CMI, all our graduating students will also receive a level 5 Diploma in Leadership & Management from the CMI worth over £1,300 at no additional expense.


• Fundamentals of Finance
• Fundamentals of HRM
• Fundamentals of Business
• Introduction to Marketing
• The Skills You Need
• Contextual Studies


• Introduction to Management & Business
• Introduction to Business Finance & Accounting
• Understanding Human Resource Management:
• Marketing Essentials
• Business Communication Skills
• Business Analytics


• Advanced Management Accounting
• Business Taxation:
• Managing Corporate Risk and Crime
• Business Law
• Sustainable Finance
• Security Analysis & Valuation
• Industry Placement (option)


• Advanced Financial Management
• Audit and Assurance
• Strategic Management
• Financial Reporting & Analysis
• Dissertation

*The information’s are correct at the time of publishing, however it may change if university makes any changes after we have published the information. While we try our best to provide correct information, It is advisable to call us or visit university website for up to date information.

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