Do you want to learn the skills you’ll need for a future in accounting and finance but need some extra help before enrolling in a full-fledged degree programme? Our BSc (Hons) Accounting and Finance with Foundation Year will provide you with the essential academic study skills required to complete your undergraduate degree, as well as the most recent advances in modern accounting and finance.
About the Programme
This Arden University BSc (Hons) Accounting and Finance degree have a structured foundation year to make things easy for you to achieve your higher education aspirations, particularly though it’s been a long time since you last studied. The foundation year will address the main functional skills required for your research, and in our blended style, you can find an engaging combination of versatility across our online learning platform, with an attendance of twice-a-week classroom experience at one of our study centers in London, Birmingham or Manchester.
Why study this Programme
We deliver this Degree as a four-year course with an Incorporated Foundation Year to give you the skills you need to excel in your undergraduate studies. The best introduction to your undergraduate education, the Foundation Year trains you with the knowledge you will need to excel when you advance in your education. This BSc Accounting & Finance course at Arden University will teach you core skills in financial reporting and management accounting and how to use them to support effective financial decision-making in actual business circumstances.
This course has been intended to provide you with the forward-thinking abilities required in today’s growing accounting and finance profession. You’ll learn about in-demand topics including the role and breadth of technology in fields like Fintech and blockchain, as well as how to make informed financial decisions. Throughout the course, you will have the opportunity to put your knowledge into practise, allowing you to gain real-world skills for your future employment.
The Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA), the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA), and the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW) have all accredited this course. We’ve completely linked your course content with these credentials, so you can earn up to 26 exemptions from any future tests with these accounting authorities.
This course has been authorised by the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA), which means you can sit for CFA Level 1 exams. As a result, it is one of the few programmes with three professional accounting body accreditations and CFA endorsement.
We’ve also teamed with Bloomberg to provide you with access to Bloomberg Financial Markets and useful insight into what it’s like to work in finance, as well as with Bureau van Dijk to provide you with a variety of financial data. You’ll be able to make real-world financial decisions using live data using these, as well as complex statistical software, guaranteeing you’ll be well-versed in modern finance before you graduate.