Taught course

Accounting and Finance (Top-up)

Institution
University of Northampton · Division of Accounting and Finance
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

If you have successfully completed professional qualifications such as ACA, ACCA, AIA or CIMA or CPA Australia then you will be eligible to apply for this course.

International equivalents may be accepted such as OTHM Level 7 Diploma in Accounting and Finance (RQF).

Months of entry

September

Course content

Our MSc Accounting and Finance (Top-up) aims to extend and enhance the understanding and competence gained via professional qualifications and to enhance the ability of students to think strategically about management and organisational change within accounting and finance. This programme is designed for AIA, ACA, ACCA, CIMA or CPA Australia graduates and provide a means by which the continuing professional and personal needs of accounting practitioners.

This programme will broaden your specialist knowledge previously gained at a professional level. In particular the module, ‘Accounting & finance research project’ guides you to research into the key challenges accounting and finance professionals face in the industry. This module aims to equip accounting and finance professional with the necessary skills to undertake independent project work within a business context. The Research Methods element provides you with an introduction to research, types of research methodology, formulating and planning a research project, data collection, analysis and presentation of research findings based upon an actual industry specific or corporate focused topic.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    part time
    12 months
    • Distance learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Name
Course Enquiries
Email
study@northampton.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0) 1604 735500