Accounting & Finance

Dublin City University


Course Name Accounting & Finance
Course Provider Dublin City University
Course Code DC115
Course Type Higher Education CAO
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major Dublin City University Level 8 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Glasnevin, Dublin 9
Qualification Letters BA (Hons)
Duration 3 years
Specific Subjects or Course Requirements General Entry Requirements
A minimum of six Leaving Certificate subjects at Grade O6/H7, which must include Mathematics and English or Irish. In addition, applicants must present at least two subjects at grade H5.

Minimum Specific Course Requirements
O4 or H6 Mathematics
Leaving Certificate General Entry Requirements

Expand+Age Limited for Entry
Applicants must be at least 16 years of age on 15 January of the year of entry.

Leaving Certificate Subject Combinations
Certain subjects will not be scored separately if they occur in combination with subjects that are s...

Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme LCVP Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme (LCVP) Linked Modules

Distinction 66
Merit 46
Pass 28

Please note that LCVP link modules cannot be used as a subject for general or specific course entry requirements, but can be used for the calculation of points.
QQI FET Applicants General Information

Expand+All QQI awards are part of the new inclusive National Framework of Qualifications (NFQ), developed by QQI.

Applicants who have a full NFQ Level 5 award in the appropriate qualifications and modules, with a minimum of five distinctions, can be adm...

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Higher Education Access Route HEAR Web Page - Click Here
Disability Access Route to Education DARE Web Page - Click Here
Recognition of Prior Learning RPL Web Page - Click Here
Number of Places 110
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CAO Application Dates and Fees

Expand+Entry 2021

Early online application (discounted): Fee €30 Closing Date: 20 January 2021 at 5:15pm

Normal online application: Fee €45 Closing Date: 1 February 2021 at 5:15pm

Late online application - restrictions apply (see page 3 2021 CA...

Course Content

Expand+BA in Accounting and Finance.

Develop an interest in business and solving problems.

Why DCU?
- Generous exemptions from examinations of professional accounting bodies

- Continued high level of recruitment by all the leading accounting firms...

Subjects Taught

Expand+What Will I Study?
Year 1
Financial Accounting
Management Accounting
Accounting Mathematics
Business Analytics
Critical Thinking for Business
Learning Innovation for Enterprise
Business 101
Language Option

Year 2

Comment Additional Information
This course is recognised by the Teaching Council for teaching Accounting and Business Studies.
Careers or Further Progression Future Careers:
Professional Accountant
Financial Management
Further Study - Teaching

In these areas
Professional Accountancy Practices
Financial Services
Public Service
Further Enquiries DCU Business School
T +353 (0) 1 700 5265
Course Web Page Web Page - Click Here
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Points History
Year Points
2020 510
2019 487
2018 480