University of Lincoln

University of Lincoln

Accounting

This programme explores accounting practice in the context of contemporary theory and research. It is specifically aimed at students who wish to become professional accountants and thus helps prepare them for admission to professional accountancy bodies and, ultimately, a career in accountancy. This course provides an understanding of modern, financial reporting functions from a practical and institutional point of view. It enhances coherent reasoning on issues in management accounting and financial reporting.

Entry requirements

Applicants should have a good Honours degree. International Students will require English Language at IELTS 6.0 with no less than 5.5 in each element, or equivalent. The University of Lincoln offers international students (non EU/UK) who do not meet the direct entry requirements for an undergraduate degree course the option of completing a degree preparation programme at the university's International Study Centre.

Course modules

Contemporary issues in financial reporting; financial accounting (group reporting); financial accounting (single entity); management accounting (decision-making); management accounting (planning and control);management accounting (product and service costing);research design and dissertation; audit (option); financial management (Master's) (option); taxation (option).

Assessment methods

Assessment is by individual assignments and written exam.

Sponsorship information

All UK or EU students who hold a 1st or Upper 2nd Class Honours degree from another institution will receive a 20% reduction in tuition fees when they enrol on a University of Lincoln taught Masters programme. The scholarship is offset against tuition fee payments due for each academic year of study.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,400 per Year 1 (EU) 15 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,400 per Year 1 (England) 15 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 13,700 per Year 1 (International) 15 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,400 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 15 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,400 per Year 1 (Scotland) 15 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,400 per Year 1 (Wales) 15 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Lincoln (Main Site) Lincoln LN6 7TS East Midlands

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