Accounting for management bsc

Aston University
En Birmingham (Inglaterra)

£ 9.250 - ($ 36.575.945)

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Tipología Bachelor's degree
Inicio Birmingham (Inglaterra)
Inicio clases Septiembre 2017
  • Bachelor's degree
  • Birmingham (Inglaterra)
  • Inicio clases:
    Septiembre 2017

Focus on the essential role of accounting in decision-making. Learn about the relationship between management teams and the monitoring and planning of an organisation’s financial resources. You will learn about the key role an accountant plays in this process and gain insight into what drives management strategy.
This degree programme (subject to final approval) is also offered in Oman in partnership with Muscat University.

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Requisitos: Entry requirements A Level Entry: AAB/ABB BTEC Extended Diploma: DDD


Dónde se imparte y en qué fechas

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West Midlands, B4 7ET, West Midlands, Inglaterra
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Inicio Sep-2017
West Midlands, B4 7ET, West Midlands, Inglaterra
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¿Qué aprendes en este curso?

Financial Management
Accounting MBA
Management Accounting
Financial Training
IT Management

Programa académico

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Accountants play a key role in the formulation and implementation of business decisions, both strategic and tactical, through their uniquely analytical approach to the assessment of the financial implications of business plans.

Accounting for Management focuses on the crucial role which financial information plays in decisions made by management teams, and in the monitoring and planning of a business organisation's objectives.

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Subject guide & modules 

In your first year you will study a wide range of business subjects, gaining the broad insight into management required by all accounting professionals.

From the second year you will explore financial and management accounting in depth, participate in events organised in conjunction with accountancy firms, visit businesses and undertake an interactive business game module.

This structure ensures your degree is taught with both a professional orientation and a proper regard for the conceptual bases of the subject. In your final year, accounting studies are taken to a more refined level, similar to professional qualification standard, but retaining theoretical analysis.

Year 1

You will study a range of topics, designed to give you a solid foundation for your business degree.

  • Careers in Accounting & Financial Management 
  • People & Organisations 
  • International Perspectives in Organisations 
  • Law for Business 
  • Introduction to Marketing Management 
  • Introduction to Business Analytics 
  • Principles of Operations Management 
  • Information Technology for Business 
  • Introduction to Microeconomics 
  • Introduction to Macroeconomics 
  • Introduction to Financial & Management Accounting
  • Human Resources
  • Economics
Year 2

Your degree begins its specialist emphasis upon finance and financial and management accounting. 

The core and compulsory modules are: 

  • Business Policy
  • Business Game
  • Business, Government & Society
  • Financial Accounting
  • Financial Management
  • Making Managerial Decisions Using Accounting Information
  • Principles of Corporate Law
  • Finance
  • Strategy 
Year 3 

Professional placement year in accountancy, finance or management or you have the option to undertake an international study placement. This year is compulsory for all UK and EU students. 

See placement year section or find out more about the Aston placement year.

Final Year In this year accounting studies are taken to a more refined level, similar to a professional qualification standard, but retaining theoretical analysis. The core and compulsory modules are:
  • Advanced Financial Accounting
  • The Organisational Context of Managerial Accounting
  • Taxation: Policy and Practice
  • Auditing and Professional Ethics
  • International Finance
  • Risk Management
  • Financial Analysis