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Accounting (Honours) (Part-time)

  • Course Code

    CR_BACCE_8

  • Field of Study

    Accounting

  • Type of Course:

    Honours Degree

  • Type of Qualification:

    BBus (Honours)

  • Type of Study:

    Part time

  • Application Closing Date:

    9th October 2017

Admission Requirements:

DIRECTLY TO SEMESTER (1)

A Higher Certificate in Business with sufficient credits in Financial Accounting, Economics, management Accounting, Business Law and Business Mathematics & Statistics.

Graduates of Accounting Technicians Ireland will require bridging studies in the areas of Economics, Marketing, Maths and Business.

BRIDGING STUDIES

Graduates of the Institute of Accounting Technicians in Ireland or equivalent.

Department(s)

Accounting & Information Systems

Timing Details

Year 1: 3 nights per week for 2 semesters | Year 2: 2 nights per week for 2 semesters | Summer Attendance for 2 Summers

All part-time programmes at CIT will run subject to sufficient student numbers. Where a programme cannot proceed, applicants will be contacted and advised on alternative study options.

Students should note that Fees quoted relate to the academic year 2017-2018 only and are subject to change on an annual basis. Except where stated, course fees cover the cost of tuition only.

Registration fees for professional bodies etc. are payable separately to these institutions. Students will be notified of their fees by email to their CIT email account and in all cases, course fees must be paid before attending lectures.

An Information/Registration session will take place on Tuesday 5th September from 6.00pm to 8.00pm at the CIT Bishopstown Campus. Institute staff will be in attendance to offer career guidance and assistance.

 

Course Fee

€215 per 5 credit module (inc. exam fee)

Duration & Delivery

This is two year programme.

Year One is delivered 3 nights per week from 6pm – 10pm for two semesters.
Year Two is delivered over two semesters and two summers. Each semester in Year Two involves 2 nights per week 6pm – 10pm. Each summer requires one night per week plus two Saturdays over a ten week period.

The programme will be delivered over 4 semesters and 2 summers commencing in September 2017 and finishing in August 2019.

Aim

The overall aim of the programme is to produce graduates with the specialist education and training necessary to enable them to gain employment in an Accounting/Financial capacity in any business sector.

ACCS

ACCS is an acronym for “Accumulation of Credits and Certification of Subjects”. This scheme allows students (for specified courses) – instead of studying an entire course – to study one or more modules of that course. Modules passed, are certified individually, and can be accumulated, leading to an award of Higher Certificate, Degree or Honours Degree.

Award

Bachelor of Business in Accounting (Honours) (Level 8 on the National Framework of Qualifications)

Progression

Graduates with a Bachelor of Business in Accounting (Honours), with a H2.2 award or higher, may apply for CIT’s Taught Master of Business. Graduates may also use their Exemptions to progress to the Professional Accountancy Bodies.

Course Structure

The principal areas of study are:
• Strategic Management
​• Advanced Financial Management
​• Strategic Management Accounting
​• Financial Reporting
​• Auditing
​• Taxation
​• Corporate Governance

Year One Modules will be in the areas of:
​• Advanced Management Accounting
​• Financial Management Concepts
​• Income Tax
​• Single Entity and Group Accounting
​• Integrated Accounting Systems
​• Auditing – Regulation& Control
​• Financial Management for Accountants
​• Managing Human Capital
​• BIS Management and Applications
​• Management Accounting
​• Business And IT
​• Aspects of Employment Law
 

For detailed information on modules please see our Modules Website

 

View Modules

 

 

Graduates with a Bachelor of Business in Accounting (Honours), with a H2.2 award or higher, may apply for CIT’s Taught Master of Business. Graduates may also use their Exemptions to progress to the Professional Accountancy Bodies.

  • Online application is open for course commencing  September 2017
  • Please note that applicants will be required to pay an acceptance fee of €450 online if a place on a course is offered. This fee is deductible from the overall course fee.
  • Please attach and upload any documents such as transcripts, CV, other details relevant to the application.

 

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Ms Noreen Murphy (Year 3)
noreen.murphy@cit.ie
021 433 5920

AnnMarie O'Donoghue (Year 4)
annmarie.odonoghue@cit.ie