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Undergraduate Pathway in Accounting and Finance

Finance is probably the most important function in any business. By analysing the minutiae of accounts, complex and intriguing pictures of how businesses and their competitors operate can be revealed. Accounting and Finance graduates from Plymouth University secure employment with both local and international accountancy firms, and across the business sector.

 

The pathway in Accounting and Finance prepares international applicants to study within the UK academic environment and receive heavily supported instruction towards their chosen Bachelor degree specialisation.

Pathways at Plymouth University

High School

Stage 1: University Foundation Stage 2: First Year Degree in Accounting and Finance Stage 3: Second Year Degree Stage 4: Final Year Degree

£7,950 (one semester)
£12,250 (two semesters)

£12,950

£12,250

£12,250

Location

Duration

Stage 1: Two semesters

Stage 2: Two semesters

Intakes

Stage 1: September, January and May

Stage 2: September and January

Stage 1: University Foundation

Location

PUIC at Plymouth University

Modules

  • Accounting

  • Economics

  • Business Studies

  • Principles of ICT

  • Business Law

  • Interactive Learning Skills and Communication

  • Numerical Techniques 1 Business

  • Numerical Techniques 2

Stage 2: First Year Degree in Accounting and Finance

Location

PUIC at Plymouth University

Modules

  • Principles of Economics

  • Business Law

  • Business Foundations

  • Introduction to Marketing

  • Principles of ICT

  • Business Accounting

  • Introduction to Finance and Quantitative Methods

  • Interactive Learning Skills and Communication

Stage 3: Second Year Degree

Location

Plymouth University

Stage 4: Final Year Degree

Location

Plymouth University

For information about the modules you will study at the University click on the link below:

Plymouth University degree pathways

Popular Careers

Employment and career options:

Potential careers in: commercial banking; corporate finance; financial analysis; financial planning; forensic accounting; insurance; investment banking; management accounting; money management; real estate.

Employers of previous Plymouth University graduates have included: KPMG; PricewaterhouseCoopers.

Employment and career options: According to The Complete University Guide, average graduate starting salaries for Accounting and Finance are £21,821.