University College Cork


Course Name Accounting
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code CKL26
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 9 NFQ
Postgraduate Diploma (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time
Location (Districts) Cork City
Qualification Letters MACC
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Start Date: 7 September 2020
Application Date

Expand+Applications for academic year 2020/2021 are open.

EU Applicants: UCC operates a rounds closing date system for the majority of postgraduate taught courses, which means offers are made four times a year on a rolling basis. Some courses have one s...

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PAC Application Information

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1. Choose Course
Firstly choose your course. Applicants can apply for up to three courses under one application. Details of taught courses are available on our online prospectus.

2. Apply Online
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Expand+1 year full-time.
Lectures take place Monday-Thursday in Room 3.14, O’Rahilly Building, UCC. This dedicated room in the department is available to MAcc students for individual and group-work on Fridays and at weekends. Occasional seminars, site ...

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Entry Requirements

Expand+To apply for this course you must have:
at least 2.1 in a degree with a significant accounting specialisation AND expect to qualify for exemption from the CA Proficiency 1 examination of Chartered Accountants Ireland (CAI)

Applicants who do not m...

Comment There may be opportunities for students to act as undergraduate tutors.

The academics who teach on the course are all experienced professionals who have worked in a variety of major accounting firms, financial institutions and leading industrial companies both nationally and internationally. All hold accounting qualifications and/or have significant industry experience. Our academic staff are also actively engaged in professionally relevant research and publication.
Course Content

Expand+Course Outline
This one-year full-time course offers a postgraduate route to a career in professional accounting. It offers you the chance to complete much of the study and examination requirements involved in qualifying as an accountant. Upon succe...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Students take 90 credits as follows:
AC6200 Financial Reporting 2
AC6206 Computer Applications for Accountants
AC6210 Management Accounting 1
AC6211 Management Accounting 2
AC6212 Corporate Finance 1
AC6213 Corporate Finance 2

Assessment Method

Expand+Assessment for the taught modules is by a combination of end-of-year written exam and continuous assessment in the form of interim exams and projects. For a fuller description of these, please go to the Book of Modules.

AC6206 is project-based ass...

Careers or Further Progression

Expand+The course prepares you for employment as a trainee accountant and it has been designed with significant contributions from partners, directors and training managers in major accounting firms.
Each of the “Big 4” firms (Deloitte, Ernst & Young, ...

Further Enquiries Contact details for this course
Mr John Doran
+ 353 21 490 2555 or +353 21 490 3783

Mr. Michael Farrell
+ 353 21 490 2614 or +353 21 490 3783
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