BA (Hons) in Accounting & Finance


About the Program

Location:
On-campus
Type:
Bachelor's degree
Duration:
3 Years
Enrollment Method:
Application

Course Details

Gain the accounting, finance and management skills needed for a dynamic career in the world of finance and business.

The BA (Hons) in Accounting and Finance degree is delivered on a full-time, part-time and blended learning basis and is ideal for students interested either in a career in the accounting profession or who wish to develop the expertise to analyse business activities from a financial perspective.

Why Study Accounting and Finance at Griffith College?

This Accounting and Finance degree reflects the multiple requirements of today’s business and finance world, preparing you for a career in accounting, banking, stockbroking, currency trading, management, insurance or positions in the financial sector. Whether you want to change career, improve job prospects or are a school leaver, the BA (Hons) in Accounting and Finance is an excellent choice to develop your analytical techniques, economic expertise and strategic insight needed for a successful career within financial and business sectors.

  • Students will be introduced to the course with a range of broad modules across a variety of disciplines 
  • If you are interested in the application of numerical techniques and the interpretation and communication of financial information, this course is ideal.
  • You will develop a deep understanding of business, legal and socio-economic environments in which finance and accounting operate.
  • You will build fluency in the technical languages and practices of the financial and accounting sectors.
  • Once completed, students will have the necessary skills to pursue a dynamic rewarding career in accounting and/or the broader sector of finance/banking.
  • The city centre location delivers the programme in the evening on a part-time basis
  • You can qualify for 9 ACCA exemptions, ACA CAP 1 exemptions and a number of CPA exemptions
  • You will receive lecturing from vastly experienced professionals from a wide range of industries.
  • Core areas of study such as tax, audit and assurance, wealth management and management accounting will be covered.
  • Students have the choice to switch in year 2 to the BA (Hons) in Business Studies/HRM/Marketing if they wish


Course Highlights

  • Excellent reputation within industry
  • Excellent rates of graduate appointments
  • Convenient part-time city centre location
  • Gain an honours degree in three years
  • Excellent study progression opportunities

 

Intake Dates

We run 2 intakes for this course commencing in Autumn and Spring.

  • September 2021
  • February 2022* (Dublin All Study Modes, Cork Part Time only)

 

Mode

Full-Time / Part-Time / Blended Learning


Campus

Dublin Main Campus / Dublin City Centre / Limerick / Cork

 

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