BA (Hons) Accountancy with Foundation Year
Covering the latest practices and theories of accounting, our BA (Hons) in Accountancy with Foundation Year offers essential training for entry into this truly prestigious global profession.
The initial foundation year of BA (Hons) Accountancy offers you an excellent grounding in the fundamentals of accounting and helps prepare you for degree level study. Our BA (Hons) in Accountancy with Foundation Year is designed to give you the academic knowledge and practical skills needed for a professional career in accountancy.
Alongside developing your accountancy-related knowledge, we will help you develop lifelong learning skills so that you can reflect on, articulate, transfer to everyday life, maximising your success! You will also be able to choose from a number of optional modules in your final year, which include (amongst others) taxation and audit.
Why should I complete the BA (Hons) Accountancy with Foundation Year Course?
The Regent College London accountancy degree with Foundation Year will develop your understanding of accountancy practices, commerce, industry and finance. Accountancy graduates will develop a variety of technical and transferable skills that are sought after by a wide range of business sector employers and organisations.
You will learn about commercial awareness and how businesses function, and gain numerical and quantitative skills linked to the business context. In addition, you will be able to solve problems, analyse data and statistics, and have the ability to present information both orally and on paper.
- Skills 101 (ACC3101)
- Business in Practice (BAM3104)
- Financial and Legal Context (ACC3103)
- Skills 102 (ACC3102)
- Financial and Management Accounting (ACC3105)
- Mooting and Interviewing Skills (LAW3506)
- Financial Accounting Fundamentals (ACC4013)
- Introduction to Law for Accountants (ACC4014)
- Principles of Economics (ACC4015)
- Management Accounting Fundamentals (ACC4016)
- Accountant in the Business Environment (ACC4017)
- Quantitative Methods for Accountants (ACC4018)
- Financial Accounting and Reporting (ACC5001)
- Management Accounting and Decision-Making (ACC5002)
- Personal and Business Tax (ACC5003)
- Auditing and Assurance (ACC5004)
- Professional Accountant in Practice (ACC5005)
- Contemporary Business Management (ACC5006)
- Advanced Financial Accounting and Reporting (ACC6001)
- Advanced Taxation (ACC6002)
- Investigative Study (ACC6007)
- Financial Management (ACC6003)
- International Business and Finance (ACC6008)
- Financial Crime (ACC6004)
- Strategic Management Accounting (ACC6005)
- Advanced Auditing Practice (ACC6006)
- UCAS points: 48
- Level 3: Any subjects are acceptable
- GCSEs: Five at grade C or above / grade 4 to 9
- IELTS: 5.0 with no less than 4.5 in any band (Non-native speakers)
If you did not study GCSEs / A-Levels and have non-traditional entry qualifications or relevant work experience we will be happy to consider your application. You will be required to attend an interview as part of the admissions process.
How to Apply
Each of our courses have different entry requirements and a different admission process. We encourage you to look at our course pages and the How to apply section for detailed information.
From choosing your desired course, writing your personal statement and submitting the application, you can count on our friendly Recruitment Team for help and guidance at every step of the way. Get in touch to make an initial appointment to discuss your situation.
An accountancy degree will provide you with a platform to enter a range of sectors, Taxation or Auditing specialist, investment and insurance, management consultancy, and government agencies such as HM Revenue and Customs.
Many of our graduates have gone on to qualify as accountants, with either CIMA, ACCA, ICAS or ICAEW. Accountancy graduates can also explore graduate schemes, which are long-term employment contracts, often as an accountant in an SME or even a very large, multinational accountancy firms such as Deloitte, KPMG, PwC and EY.
How will the course be delivered?
The course will initially be delivered digitally via Regent Digital. The delivery of the course will then move to the Regent College London campus for the traditional engagement, subject to the viability of groups and future guidance on social distancing.
Students will also be given the option of blended learning, where they will attend digital classes for one day and attend classes at the Regent College London campus for traditional engagement for one day, subject to the viability of groups and future guidance on social distancing.
What our students say
Regent College London has this amazing partnership with the Bucks New University, providing you opportunities for your future. It is a very nice environment with lovely students and lovely staff, always happy and ready to help you improve your academic journey. They will give you support and assistance whenever you are in need. I would definitely recommend this institute, if someone is looking for a bachelor degree education. You will feel accepted and supported in this college.
My academic needs are fully met within a collaborative, encouraging and friendly environment. The importance of education is addressed in well structured program, adequately chosen modules and engaging classes. I do recommend Regent College London.
My overall experience has been fantastic! I’ve made a great group of friends. My class size is small and we have a laugh with the tutors. The lessons are completely related to the job you want to do, and the course has made me rethink on what career I want because it leads you to many high paying jobs! I’ve learnt laws, legislation and skills that will benefit me in my career and its only my first year here! During the coronavirus, teaching has continued and tutors have been in regular contact to make sure I’m OK and to check if I need help. They’ve even worked out of hours to provide one to one support to get me through assignments! They’ve really gone above and beyond!
I came to Regent College on Kingsbury with high goals. I became one of the students representative. The staff members from the reception and from the offices were absolutely punctual and receptive to all our problems. I would definitely recommend the course and encourage anyone interested in business to go forward and study a degree with Regent College London.
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Very responsive staff and easy-going, helpful and experienced tutors. Teaching is of high quality. I find the classes organized and i am happy with the way things are going.
The lecturers teach and explain modules in the best way possible so that students can understand. The recruitment staff are very nice and very helpful every time you have a problem. Quick problem solving and efficient service from the start to the end at Regent College London.
I would recommend the college because of the professionalism shown by the tutors and the attention they give to us students, so that we can progress. They are also very friendly and when we don’t understand something they spend time to explain the concepts to us properly.
I joined Regent college in 2018 to do a 4 year business management degree that included a foundation year. It is one of the best decisions that I have ever made. The staff are very kind and helpful, the teachers are professional and the facilities are excellent. I could not ask for more.