Business Accounting with Foundation Year BSc (Hons) | Middlesex University

This is a Middlesex University programme and qualification, designed, assessed and quality assured by Middlesex but delivered at and by a partner.

Course details

As the UK will need around 80,000 additional Accountants by 2050 (Onrec 2021), this degree will help you head start your career.

  • Mode of study: Evening and Weekend
  • Intake: September/October
  • Course length: 4 years
  • Course fee: £9,250 per year
  • Locations: London

Middlesex University

Course overview

You will gain insight into the role of business accounting, governance, project management and accounting information systems, understand the conceptual and practical aspects to prepare you for further study or career development. You will have the chance to develop core skills in computer literacy, numeracy, communication, teamwork and crucial analytical problem-solving skills, making you ready for a range of careers in accounting and business.


Entry requirements

48 UCAS points or equivalent

Minimum grade 4 (previously grade C) in GCSE Maths and English language, or equivalent.

Students can sit a QAHE maths test to show evidence of proven ability in Maths, at GCSE Level.


This course opens the doors to a successful career in the field of accounting and finance within business. You could progress onto a variety of roles, including those within the areas of project management, business analysis, taxation, back-office finance and corporate finance.


Each module is assessed by a combination of coursework and examination, or by coursework only.

  • Fundamentals of Business Mathematics (30 credits)
  • Academic Writing and Research Skills for Business (30 credits)
  • Introduction to Business (30 credits)
  • Accounting Foundation Project (30 credits)
  • Entering Academia (0 credits)
  • Financial Accounting (30 credits)
  • Management Accounting (30 credits)
  • Corporate Responsibility and Ethics (15 credits)
  • Business Environment (15 credits)
  • Accounting Information Systems (15 credits)
  • Financial Data Analysis (15 credits)
  • Applied Financial Accounting (30 credits)
  • Applied Management Accounting (30 credits)
  • Financial Project Management (30 credits)
  • Personal Financial Behaviour (30 credits)
  • Advanced Financial Data Analysis (30 credits)
  • Corporate Finance (30 credits)
  • Business Start up (30 credits)
  • Accounting Theory (15 credits)
  • Ethics and Sustainability (15 credits)