International Accounting Practice

University College Cork


Course Name International Accounting Practice
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code CKL43
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (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 MSc
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Start Date: 31 August 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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Duration 1 year Full-time.
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Entry Requirements

Expand+To be eligible for consideration, you must have:
• A 2H2 degree [NFQ Level 8] or equivalent OR
• Expectation of graduating with a 2H2 degree [NFQ Level 8] in the year of entry.

All applicants much submit a personal statement (minimum of 200 ...

Comment The MSc International Accounting Practice is delivered by a combination of UCC academic staff and invited guest speakers.

The academics are experts in their field. Most hold PhDs and/or have significant industry or professional experience. A number also hold relevant professional accounting qualifications.

In addition, the academic staff members are research-active, engaged with a variety of research areas and publishing in national and international journals.
Course Content

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Want to combine a postgraduate qualification in Accounting with professional exemptions, while preparing for a career in industry, practice, the not-for-profit or public sectors?

The MSc International Accounting Practice...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Students take 90 credits. Part I consists of 70 credits. Part II consists of 20 credits.
Part I
• AC6400 Principles of Cost Management (10 credits)
• AC6401 Advanced Managerial Accounting, Governance and Control in Organisations (10 credits)...

Assessment Method The course employs a variety of assessment mechanisms, blending formal examinations and continuous assessment. This includes:
• Individual and group presentations
• Case-study analysis
• Formal, end-of-semester examinations
• In class examinations
• In class contribution

Feedback is both formative and summative, enabling you to reflect upon and improve your performance, as you progress through the course.
Careers or Further Progression Skills and Careers Information
Upon completion of the MSc International Accounting Practice, you can expect to have excellent career prospects in an accounting role, with a wide range of organisations, including accounting practice, industry, financial services, the not-for-profit and the public sectors.

Alignment to professional accounting syllabi provides you with exemptions which are recognised globally.
Further Enquiries Michelle Gleeson
+ 353 21 490 3906

Oliver Browne
+353 21 490 2882
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