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ACCA Fundamentals (Skills) Level
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*The length of your course will be determined by the number of modules you take. You will study on a modular basis and the components you study will depend on your existing qualifications and career goals. ACCA papers F4-F9 offered.

Association of Chartered Certified Accountants
ACCA Fundamentals (Skills) Level

Undergraduate course
Accounting, Finance & Economics

Build a successful career as a finance professional in any sector with our ACCA (part-time) Fundamentals Level course.*

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    1 Year
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*The length of your course will be determined by the number of modules you take. You will study on a modular basis and the components you study will depend on your existing qualifications and career goals. ACCA papers F4-F9 offered.

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Entry Requirements
Additional Requirements: You must register with the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants who will provide full details about entry requirements and exemptions available. Please see www.accaglobal.com for more details or call 020 7396 5800. All applicants should satisfy our University English language requirements, please access further details at this link
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IELTS 6.0 with no skills below 5.5, or an equivalent qualification. The University provides excellent support for any applicant who may be required to undertake additional English language courses.
Mature Applicants
Our University welcomes applications from mature applicants who demonstrate academic potential. We usually require some evidence of recent academic study, for example completion of an access course, however recent relevant work experience may also be considered. Please note that for some of our professional courses all applicants will need to meet the specified entry criteria and in these cases work experience cannot be considered in lieu.

If you wish to apply through this route you should refer to our University Recognition of Prior Learning policy that is available on our website.

Please note that all applicants to our University are required to meet our standard English language requirement of GCSE grade C or equivalent, variations to this will be listed on the individual course entry requirements.

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MSc Accounting and Finance

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“I love the flexibility Leeds Beckett offers. I was able to balance studying around my full-time employment - I'm already seeing the benefits in my professional career.

MODULES & LEARNING

To develop knowledge and skills in the understanding of the general legal framework, and of specific legal areas relating to business, recognising the need to seek further specialist legal advice where necessary.

To develop knowledge and skills in the application of management accounting techniques to quantitative and qualitative information for planning, decision-making, performance evaluation and control.

To develop knowledge and skills relating to the tax system as applicable to individuals, single companies, and groups of companies.

To develop knowledge and skills in understanding and applying accounting standards and the theoretical framework in the preparation of financial statements of entities, including groups, and how to analyse and interpret those financial statements.

To develop knowledge and skills in the process of carrying out the assurance engagement and its application in the context of the professional regulatory framework.

To develop knowledge and skills expected of a financial manager - relating to issues affecting investment, financing, and dividend policy decisions.

Set yourself apart from the crowd by offering employers the complete package in terms of professional and academic accounting qualifications. The course is taught by professionally qualified accountants with significant experience of working as accountants, auditors and tax advisers. Feedback from students has consistently rated our accounting and finance teaching as amongst the best in the sector and our international students have praised the services offered by our University in a recent independent survey.

To supplement the ACCA modules and prepare you for the workplace our full-time course also includes professional practice sessions which help you to focus on your career ambitions, apply for jobs and develop the skills you'll need to be a successful accounting professional. The course offers excellent value for money given the amount of tuition provided, the input on employability and the great range of facilities available in a University environment.

At Leeds Business School we're dedicated to supporting your professional development - that's why we offer a guest lecture programme. Past speakers include the CEO of the London Stock Exchange, Shadow Chief Secretary to the Treasury, past Chair and President of the Academy of Marketing, Chief Executive of the British Bankers Association, the Chief Economist of Yorkshire Bank and the Editor of Cosmopolitan. To see our full programme and to register for a lecture click here.

  • Michael Daly
    Michael Daly Michael Daly
    Senior Lecturer
    A qualified accountant, Michael joined Leeds Beckett in January 2008 after many years as an accountant and manager in industry. He acquired a wealth of practical experience in various financial and management accounting roles since graduating in the 80's and progressed up the accountancy career ladder starting as a trainee before becoming a finance department head, senior manager and board member. Michael teaches on both undergraduate and professional courses at Leeds Beckett.
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The tuition fee for students entering in 2017/18 is £415 per paper. The amount you will pay may increase each year to take into account the effects of inflation. See further information on financing your studies or information about whether you may qualify for one of our Bursaries and Scholarships.
The tuition fee for students entering in 2017/18 is £415 per paper. The amount you will pay may increase each year to take into account the effects of inflation. See further information on financing your studies or information about whether you may qualify for one of our Bursaries and Scholarships.

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