BA Accountancy and Finance / BA Accountancy

Our Accountancy and Finance programme is a specialist degree, particularly well suited to those seeking entry into the accountancy profession and careers in financial services or financial management.

Content of Modules:

Year 1
  1. Introductory to Accounting
  2. Introductory Micro Economics
  3. Management in a Global Context
  4. Critical Writing and Analysis
  5. Introduction to Finance
  6. Introductory Macro Economics
  7. Enterprise and its Business Environment
  8. Business Skills
Year 2
  1. Financial Markets Theory
  2. Financial Reporting
  3. Commercial law
  4. Quantitative Methods
  5. Management Accounting in the Organization
  6. Operations Management
  7. Corporate Financial Theory
  8. Social and Environmental Accounting
Year 3
  1. Management Accounting Techniques and Decisions
  2. Auditing and Assurance
  3. Project Management
  4. Mergers and Acquisition
  5. Contemporary Issues in Financial Accounting
  6. Managing Corporate Value
  7. Strategic Management
  8. Research Methods
UNIVERSITY

Heriot Watt University

Entry Requirements:

STAGE 1:

  1. 2 A ‘Level passes (A-C) or double units 1-3
  2. Mature Entry must be accompanied with some level of academic qualification, not more than five (5) years old.
  3. Certificates, Diplomas from a recognized body, not more than five (5) years old.
  4. Completion of ABE Level 4 qualifications, not more than five (5) years old.

STAGE 2:

  1. Associate Degrees from a recognized body, not more than five (5) years old.
  2. Completion of ABE Level 5 qualifications, not more than five (5) years old.

STAGE 3:

  1. Completion of ABE Level 6 qualification, within the recent five (5) years