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Accounting and Economics (BSc)

Award
Bachelor of Science
Typical Offer
AAB View full entry requirements
Duration
3 years
Course Type
Full-time
Campus
Highfield
UCAS Course code
NL41

About this course

This course will give you an in-depth working knowledge of both economics and accounting. You'll be taught how to use the Bloomberg Trading Suite in your first year. You'll also be encouraged to obtain a Bloomberg Markets Concepts qualification.

BSc Accounting and Economics is taught in conjunction with Southampton Business School. You'll build specialist knowledge of microeconomics (the behaviour of individuals and businesses), macroeconomics (the behaviour of the economy as a whole) and the main concepts of accountancy in this accounting finance and economics degree.

You'll also have the freedom to shape your studies by choosing optional modules to suit your interests or career plans. Topics include international banking, risk management or public economics.

You'll be taught in lectures and small classes, and have access to facilities including the behavioural economics laboratory. You'll also have access to the Bloomberg suite, which is a realistic trading-room environment with access to the most detailed financial data available.

As part of this course you can also:

Your A level results will determine which core or compulsory modules you'll need to take. Please see the programme specification for the most up-to-date module lists.

Accreditations

This course is accredited by:

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Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales logo
Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW)
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Institute of Chartered Accountants in Scotland logo
Institute of Chartered Accountants in Scotland (ICAS)
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ACCA logo
Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)
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Chartered Institute of Management Accountants logo
Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA)
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Chartered Institute of Public Finance & Accountancy logo
Chartered Institute of Public Finance & Accountancy (CIPFA)

Course location

This course is based at Highfield.

Awarding body

This qualification is awarded by the University of Southampton.

Download the programme specification

The programme specification sets out the learning outcomes of this course and details how the course is taught and assessed.

In light of COVID-19, we’ve made changes to some elements of course delivery for 2020-21. For details as to how this has changed delivery for this course, please view the Addendum to the Programme Specification PDF.