University of Portsmouth

BA (Hons) Accountancy And Financial Management (To-Up)

If you're an EU or international student and want to top up your diploma in accounting to degree level, this top up BA (Hons) Accounting and Financial Management top-up degree course is for you.

You'll build on your previous studies, developing analytical, technical and commercial skills that are sought-after in business. You'll develop your English language ability alongside other international students and emerge with the qualities you need for roles in areas such as accounting, financial analysis and stockbroking.

This course is accredited by the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants and the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants, and recognized by Certified Practicing Accountant (CPA) Australia.

Association of Chartered Certified Accountants accreditation exempts graduates from specific professional examinations.

Entry Requirements

Only those who have previously studied at higher education level should apply. 120 first year HE credits.

English language proficiency at a minimum of IELTS band 6.0 with no component score below 5.5.

Career Prospects

When you finish the course, our

 careers and employability

 service can help you find a job that puts your skills to work in the industry.

You could work in an accounting firm or larger company to complete your accountancy training, use your expertise within the financial sector or branch out into a more general management position.

Course Details

Each module on this course is worth a certain number of credits.

In each year, you need to study modules worth a total of 120 credits. For example, four modules worth 20 credits and one module worth 40 credits.

We use the best and most current research and professional practice alongside feedback from our students to make sure course content is relevant to your future career or further studies.

Therefore, some course content may change over time to reflect changes in the discipline or industry and some optional modules may not run every year. If a module doesn’t run, we’ll let you know as soon as possible and help you choose an alternative module.

Year 1

Financial Reporting
Management Accounting
Financial Management
Critical Issues in Accounting and Finance
Optional subject
- Accounting Packages and Information Systems
- Financial Markets and Institutions
- Personal Finance
- Enterprise Resource Planning Systems
- Taxation

Year 2

Strategic Management Accounting
Advanced Financial Reporting
Advanced Global Financial Management
Optional subject
- Financial Investment Project
- International Accounting Project
- Independent Study Project
- Auditing

*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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