Undergraduate Pathway in Accounting, Economics and Finance

General

Program Description

Why study this pathway programme?

  • The Faculty of Business, Law and Social Sciences boasts platinum ACCA teaching status.
  • The University’s Accounting courses offer nine exemptions from ACCA exam papers.
  • If you’re ambitious, this pathway can lead directly to an integrated Master’s degree: MAcc Accounting and Finance.

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Stage 1: University Foundation

Modules

  • Interactive Learning Skills and Communication*
  • Business Studies*
  • Critical Thinking
  • Composition and Style*
  • Accounting*
  • Business Mathematics*
  • ICT Skills
  • Globalisation

* Modules covered in the one-semester variant

Stage 2: First Year Degree

Modules for Economics

  • Business Foundations
  • Principles of Economics
  • Professional Development
  • Applied Economics
  • Business Analysis, Methods and Techniques
  • Introduction to Management Accounting

Modules for Accounting

  • Business Foundations
  • Introduction to Financial Accounting
  • Interactive Learning Skills and Communication
  • Principles of Economics
  • Applied Accounting
  • Financial Information Systems
  • Introduction to Management Accounting

Birmingham City University Degree Pathways

  • BSc (Hons) Accounting and Finance
  • MAcc Accounting and Finance
  • BSc (Hons) Business Accounting
  • BA (Hons) Business Economics
  • BA (Hons) Economics
  • BA (Hons) Financial Economics

Special entry requirements

For the First Year, students must have a Mathematics qualification equal to GCSE Grade C/4 (or equivalent in a different qualification).

Last updated Jan 2020

About the School

BCUIC is a direct pathway to Birmingham City University for international students. We offer Foundation, First Year and Pre-Master’s entry points, depending on your level and the degree you want to st ... Read More

BCUIC is a direct pathway to Birmingham City University for international students. We offer Foundation, First Year and Pre-Master’s entry points, depending on your level and the degree you want to study. Read less