Accounting & Law

Ulster University - Belfast


Course Name Accounting & Law
Course Provider Ulster University - Belfast
Course Code NM41
Course Type UCAS
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor at UK Level 6  Comparing Qualifications in the UK and Ireland Ulster University None
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Belfast
Application Date

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2023 entry application deadlines

For courses starting in 2023 (and for deferred applications), your application should be with us at UCAS by one of these dates – depending on what courses you apply for. If y...

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Duration Full-time. Four years (five years if optional intercalary/placement year is undertaken).
Qualification Letters BSc (Hons)
Entry Requirements

Expand+Irish Leaving Certificate
128 UCAS tariff points to include a minimum of five subjects (four of which must be at Higher level). The overall profile must include English at minimum grade H6 at Higher Level or grade O4 at Ordinary level plus Mathemati...

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Expand+Associate awards
Diploma in Professional Practice DPP
Diploma in Professional Practice International DPPI
Diploma in International Academic Studies DIAS

Professional recognition
Law Society of Northern Ireland (LSNI)
Recognised by the Law Soc...

Course Content

A highly sought after four-year BSc Hons qualification which offers students both the equivalent of a degree in law and a degree in accounting.

The BSc Hons Accounting and Law is a four-year programme with an equal weighting of ...

Subjects Taught For full module description, please see "Course Web Page" below.
Assessment Method Assessment of student’s learning will employ a range of strategies including:
• Unseen/seen examinations
• Investigative reports
• Subject-specific essays
• Oral presentations
• Moots
• Coursework submissions
• Tutorial portfolios
• Report writing
• Memo writing
• Briefing documents
• Business letter-writing
• Interactive technology as an assessment tool
• Case reports
• Role play
• Group projects
Work Placement Work placement / study abroad
Students have the opportunity to undertake a one year professional placement in an Accounting, Law or Accounting and Law related role. The professional placement year gives students opportunities such as; applying and contextualising academic studies, developing professional skills and exploring new career opportunities.

Alternatively students can spend one year either working or studying, for example students have taken part in the ‘Study USA’ programme.
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Graduate employers
Graduates from this course are now working for:
• Accounting and Professional Services Firms
• Law firms

Job roles
With this degree you could become:
• Assistant Tax Advisor
• Accountant
• Chartered Accountant T...

Further Enquiries Admissions contact:
June Edgeworth
T: +44(0)28 9536 5147

Course Director:
Heather Stirling
T: +44(0)28 9536 7474
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