University of Wales Trinity Saint David (UWTSD Lampeter and Carmarthen)

University of Wales Trinity Saint David (UWTSD)

Accounting and Finance

The MSc Accounting and Finance recognises that today's business managers need to be able to interpret financial information and use it to guide business strategy. There is a strong emphasis in the programme on the development of accounting and managerial skills and the application of the critical and analytical skills needed by contemporary financial managers and accountants.

This qualification provides an excellent platform for those interested in a career in financial management. The curriculum inherent within this programme addresses not only conventional accounting concepts and issues and discussions at the forefront of the discipline, it also encompasses the need for a broader based management perspective that facilitates the continued role of the accountant in all areas of business management.

There is a strong emphasis in the programme on the development of personal managerial skills and the application of the critical and analytical skills needed by contemporary financial managers and accountants.

The programme is comprised of a taught part 1 and a dissertation-based part 2. Fully qualified accountants may be eligible to skip part 1 of the course and proceed directly to the dissertation stage. Please contact our admissions tutor to find out more about our recognition of prior learning scheme.

Assessment methods

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2017 - 18 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Mount Pleasant Campus Swansea SA1 6ED Wales

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Campus or study location: 
Faculty of Business and Management, Swansea
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01792 481000