Sheffield Hallam University
Students gain insight into the forensic analysis of financial accounts and improve their knowledge of the legal system. Modules cover areas such as corporate governance and ethics alongside other topics dealing with financial fraud and risk management. Students: focus on detecting and preventing financial fraud; gain a thorough knowledge of criminal law as it pertains to accounting; understand the fundamentals of forensic accounting, with core modules such as forensic accounting and electronic crime; specialise with a module choice designed to suit their area of interest.
Normally students must have an undergraduate degree in a relevant field; if the student doesn�t have a degree he/she may be considered if they have at least five years� professional experience; students need 2 appropriate references; if English is not candidates 1st language they typically need an IELTS 6.5 score with a minimum of 5.5 in all skills or equivalent; or alternatively a Sheffield Hallam University pre-sessional English course; places are limited but there is no discrimination against any group or individual on the grounds of ethnic origin, nationality, gender, disability, marital status, sexuality, political or religious belief; candidates may be asked for an interview before admissions are finalised; international students may be interviewed by telephone or e-mail.
Modules include: legal methodology; criminal litigation; law of evidence; forensic accounting; electronic crime; methods of enquiry: research and consultancy in finance research project.
Assessment by: coursework and examinations; coursework includes essays, short projects, group presentation and conference debates.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 6,200 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 12,400 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 2,070 per Academic year (home fees)||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Collegiate Crescent Campus||Sheffield||S10 2BP||Yorkshire and the Humber|
0114 225 5555