University of the West of Scotland

University of the West of Scotland

Financial Accounting

This course has been designed in collaboration with the accounting profession, this is a conversion Master's course for graduates who have completed a first degree in any field of study and who now wish to build a career in financial accounting. The course will provide a solid and advanced understanding of accounting principles and practice. You will develop the practical skills of financial accounting, supplemented by an understanding of the background within which accounting operates, which will give you the opportunity to change career path if you do not have a background in accounting. Students who complete the MSc will be exempt from CIMA papers CO1-CO5. The University is seeking exemption from ACCA papers F1-F4.

Assessment methods

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 12,300 per Whole course (International) 12 months
MSc Distance learning September 2017 GBP 570 per Module (Scotland) 24 months
MSc Distance learning September 2017 GBP 570 per Module (Wales) 24 months
MSc Distance learning September 2017 GBP 570 per Module (England) 24 months
MSc Distance learning September 2017 GBP 570 per Module (Northern Ireland) 24 months
Diploma Full-time September 2016 - 6 months
Diploma Part-time September 2016 - 12 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Paisley Campus Paisley PA1 2BE Scotland

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