This programme develops students' knowledge, skills and attitudes to administrative and management careers in business, specifically general management, accounting and finance. It provides students with the opportunities to pursue careers in business, accounting or financial consulting.
Graduates are equipeed with both the practical skills that enhance their employability in the finance and accounting business sectors and the knowledge and broader cognitive, problem-solving, communication and interpersonal skills that provide the foundation for lifelong learning. In addition to the wider remit this programme also provides students with opportunities to gain knowledge in digital economy subject areas like IT and e-commerce.
The aims of the programme are:
- To ensure you have the confidence and competence to make sound business judgements in accounting and finance
- To develop ability to analyse and conduct accounting and finance related research into organisations' business management and decision making.
- To explore the effect of the changing external environment in which organisations operate on their accounting and finance opportunities, with emphasis on local commerce.
- To develop your appreciation of the importance of business and aspects of accounting and finance on wider issues of trade, policy making and national economy.