Duration

4 years

Study type

Full -Time

Credit hours

480

Assessment

A mix of coursework and examination

Programme Details

Accounting for Management focuses on the crucial role which financial information plays in decisions made by management teams, and in the monitoring and planning of a business organisation’s objectives. This degree programme is one of a set of undergraduate programmes designed by Aston University and offered at Muscat University. This is a dual degree programme, leading to the award of an Aston University degree and a Muscat University degree.

Programme Objectives

The BSc in Accounting for Management aims to:

  • Provide students with an excellent learning experience informed by current developments in research and practice.
  • Provide well-qualified and highly employable graduates with key skills for operating in accounting, finance and management roles and for life-long learning and development.
  • Meet the accreditation requirements of the main accountancy bodies (ICAEW, ACCA, CIMA) with a view to earning an appropriate level of exemptions.
  • Ensure relevance by maintaining and enhancing links with business, professional and public sector organisations.

 

Admission Requirements

Applicants will typically need one of the following qualifications (or international equivalent) for admission to the programme:

  • A Level: ABB plus 5 GCSEs with grades A*-C to include Maths (grade B) and English (grade C),
  •  IB: 32 points. Minimum scores of 6, 5, 5 at Higher level. Minimum scores of 5 in English and Maths at Standard level.
  • BTEC National Diploma: DDD in relevant National Diploma.
  • IB: 32 points.
  • BTEC, Access & other: BTEC National Diploma DDD.
  • AP – Grades 5,5,4 in 3 subjects plus successful completion of High School Diploma.
  • An English language qualification equivalent to an IELTS level of 6.5. • Where applicable, successful completion of the Muscat University Foundation Programme.
Year 1 Year 2 Year 3 Year 4
Careers in Accounting Making Managerial Decisions using Accounting Information  Professional Placement Year Strategic Management
Foundations in Financial and Management Accounting Financial Accounting Advanced Financial Accounting
Introduction to Organisational Behaviour Financial Management Strategic Management Accounting
Law for Business Company Reporting and Audit Taxation: Policy and Practice
Prinicples of Operations Management Principles of Corporate Law  Risk Management
Foundations of Business Analytics  Business Game  International Finance
An Introduction to Business Economics Business Policy Financial Analysis
Business, Government and Society Auditing and Professional Ethics

BSc Accounting for Management 2017/2018