University of Portsmouth
Forensic Accounting (Distance Learning)
A second-class honours degree or equivalent qualification and/or equivalent professional experience. English language proficiency at a minimum of IELTS band 6.5 with no component score below 6.0.
You will study a total of five units which consider a range of exciting topics such as corporate integrity and management control, fraud and forensic analysis, cybercrime and interviewing and testimony. You will learn how to investigate a case, gather evidence, prepare expert reports and provide evidence. The course then concludes with your dissertation where you'll have the flexibility to specialise in an area of your choice such as fraud examination, litigation consulting or expert witnessing to name a few.
Modules include: Financial analysis and modelling; expert witnessing and dispute resolution; financial forensics and investigation; financial crime and the law; dissertation.
You are assessed in a variety of ways to reflect the individual topics. Our approaches to learning, assessment and feedback are varied and constructive, to help you build the personal management and employability skills that are essential for a fulfilling career.
This course is heavily student focused. You will be given resources, materials, help and guidance to complete your studies to your full ability. Using our virtual learning environment you can participate in group discussions with other students in a friendly, yet challenging online class environment. Plus real-time, text-based 'chat sessions' with lecturers will ensure you receive all the support you need throughout the course.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Distance learning||September 2016||GBP 1,700 per Year 1 (England)||30 months|
|MSc||Distance learning||September 2016||GBP 1,700 per Year 1 (International)||30 months|
|MSc||Distance learning||September 2016||GBP 1,700 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland)||30 months|
|MSc||Distance learning||September 2016||GBP 1,700 per Year 1 (Scotland)||30 months|
|MSc||Distance learning||September 2016||GBP 1,700 per Year 1 (Wales)||30 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Main Site||Portsmouth||PO1 2UP||South East|