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Accounting and Finance

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  • 1-2 semesters


  • September, January, June


  • Up to £15,750

This pathway covers business skills, mathematics and law, which provides a solid basis for further study at the University of Portsmouth. If you choose to pursue an Undergraduate Pathway in Accounting and Finance, you will be able to take advantage of Portsmouth Business School’s top-of-the-range facilities and the department’s strong affiliations with local businesses and the wider community.

The Faculty of Business and Law is ranked third as an influential business school in the world Financial Times Teaching Power Rankings 2021. All three courses are accredited by the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA).


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Programme Details: Year 0

University Foundation

Course Duration

1-2 semesters


1 semester: September, January or June
2 semesters: September or January


  • ICT Skills
  • Business Studies
  • Mathematics for Business
  • Accounting
  • Economics
  • Business Law
  • Business Management
  • Interactive Learning Skills and Communication 1

Programme Details: Year 1

First Year Degree in Accounting and Finance

Course Duration

2 semesters


September or January


  • Economics
  • Introduction to Management Accounting
  • Organisational Behaviour
  • Business Information Systems
  • Principles of Finance
  • Business Law
  • Quantitative Methods
  • Accounting and Finance
  • Interactive Learning Skills and Communication 4


  • Accountant
  • Auditor
  • Financial consultant
  • Investment broker
  • Control analyst
  • Tax analyst
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