Diploma in Accounting and Finance – Level 7 (Fast-Track mode)
About this course
Diploma in Accounting and Finance – Level 7 (fast track) – Pathway to MSc in Accounting and Finance
The objective of this fast track Level 7 Diploma in Accounting and Finance (accredited by Othm) qualification is to provide learners with an understanding of:
- Contemporary and specialised approaches to accountancy and finance
- Key practical, theoretical and empirical issues, and academic research
- The complexity of the ever-changing legal framework in which the financial sector operates
- The latest developments in accountancy and reporting required by local, national and European government.
This fast track Level 7 Diploma in Accounting and Finance qualification equips learners with the essential skills and knowledge needed to pursue high level careers in all types of organisations in the public and private sector and within industry and commerce, both in the UK and abroad.
The Level 7 Diploma in Accounting and Finance qualification in fast track mode also provides learners with the opportunity to work toward a relevant Master’s programme with advanced standing. This qualification is designed for learners who wish to pursue a career in the:
- Financial Services industry,
- Professional Accountancy,
- Banking and Finance or
This course help you to progress to:
This qualification is Accredited by OfQual (Office of the Qualifications and Examinations Regulation), which is a UK Government body.
Qualification Number: 603/5882/8
Unlock your career potential
Unlock your career potential with our fully accredited and globally recognised qualification delivered online. Progress to an MBA Degree (Top-up) upon completion of this Level 7 qualification.
WES Approved | Ofqual accredited | 120 Credits | Top-up Progression Opportunity
Program Overview: Diploma in Accounting and Finance - Level 7 (fast track mode)
Key Highlights of this fast track Diploma in Accounting and Finance - Level 7 qualification are:
Top Skills You Will Learn
This fast track Diploma in Accounting and Finance - Level 7 programme will provide you with the knowledge and skills required by a middle or senior manager in an organisation to understand contemporary and specialised approaches to accountancy and finance, key practical, theoretical and empirical issues, and academic research. You would also learn the complexity of the ever-changing legal framework in which the financial sector operates and the latest developments in accountancy and reporting required by local, national and European government.
Who is this Program For?
Working Professionals, Level 6 / Year 3 of a three-year UK Bachelor’s degree holders or learners who are looking for Career Progression and a formal Postgraduate qualification leading to award of degrees in future.
You may look forward to role in Financial Services industry, Professional Accountancy, Banking and Finance or Management. Upon successful completion of the programme, you will also become eligible to gain direct entry into relevant Master's degree programme.
For entry onto the fast track Level 7 Diploma in Accounting and Finance qualification, learners must possess an honours degree in related subject or UK level 6 diploma or an equivalent overseas qualification. Learner must be 18 years or older at the beginning of the course. No formal qualification is required from mature learners (over 21 years) who have relevant management experience. Please speak to the Admission Counsellors for waiver information.
Become eligible to gain direct entry into relevant Master’s degree programme after completion of your fast track Level 7 Diploma in Accounting and Finance
Completion of your qualification will meet the University standard academic entry requirements. However, each applicant will be subject to individual assessment and other entry requirements which may affect university entry.
The following progression arrangements have been confirmed by each university.
As our OTHM accredited qualifications are approved and regulated by Ofqual (Office of the Qualifications and Examinations Regulation) and Qualifications Wales, learners are also eligible to progress to a Top-Up Degree, Master’s programme, or MBA at many universities in UK and Overseas with advanced standing.
Progress to a Higher Qualification
In addition to Progression to the Universities, you also have an option to progress to Level 8 Qualifications in the UK or overseas after completing your fast track Level 7 Diploma in Accounting and Finance
What is the Entry Requirement?
For entry onto the fast track Level 7 Diploma in Accounting and Finance qualification, learners must possess:
- An honours degree in related subject or UK level 6 diploma or an equivalent overseas qualification
- Mature learners (over 21) with management experience (learners must check with Admission Counsellors at LSBR regarding this experience prior to registering for the programme)
- Learner must be 18 years or older at the beginning of the course
The qualification is offered in English.
English requirements: If a learner is not from a majority English-speaking country must provide evidence of English language competency. For more information visit English Language Expectations page.
What are the Course Modules?
The Level 7 Diploma in Accounting and Finance qualification consists of 6 mandatory units for a combined total of 120 credits:
- Investment Analysis (20 credits)
- Corporate Reporting (20 credits)
- Global Finance and Strategy (20 credits)
- Strategic Financial Management (20 credits)
- Strategic Audit (20 credits)
- Business Research Methods (20 credits)
Workshops and Webinars
There would be Live Webinars which would be spread across the duration of the course.
If for any reason you are not able to attend the live sessions, you will have the option to go through the Recordings at a later date as per your convenience.
What is Level 7 qualification Equivalent to?
This qualifications at RQF Level 7 represent practical knowledge, skills, capabilities and competences that are assessed in academic terms as being equivalent to:
- Master’s Degrees,
- Integrated Master’s Degrees,
- Postgraduate Diplomas,
- Postgraduate Certificate in Education (PGCE) and
- Postgraduate Certificates
Is the Course Accredited?
This fast track Diploma in Accounting and Finance – Level 7 programme is accredited by OTHM, UK – an Awarding body by the UK Government’s regulator – OfQual (Office of the Qualifications and Examinations Regulation)
This qualification enables learners to progress into or within employment and/or continue their further study. As this qualification is approved and regulated by Ofqual (Office of the Qualifications and Examinations Regulation), learners are eligible to progress to master’s top-up programmes at many universities in the UK and overseas with advanced standing.
Can the course fee be paid in instalments?
Yes, the course fee can be paid in Instalment.
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