University of Derby (3+0) Programmes
Programme Overview
Why Choose This Course?

This degree is designed to ensure that when you graduate, you will be eligible for significant exemptions from a number of professional accounting bodies, i.e., maximum exemption from Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA), UK. You’ll also have the opportunity to undertake a work placement year. This course is designed to enhance employment prospects.

About the Course

This degree equips you with a sound knowledge of accounting and business which will enable you to take up a management position in industryand commerce, or become a professional accountant. Added Values for BA (Hons) Accounting & Finance Students:

  • As per required by the Malaysian Qualifications Agency (MQA), 30% local contents shall be included for modules such as 5AG518 Business Taxation, 6AG501 Financial Reporting & 6AG509(II) Issues of Corporate Accountability. HELP Academy shall issue a certification to thestudents for this additional academic involvement.
  • Industrial Training involvement for 5 months rather than 4 months commencing from September 2014 Intake onwards.
How You Will Learn

The programme has been designed to give you the basic knowledge, background and skills during your first year. In your second year, you will learn more advanced techniques and be introduced to some more advanced specialisms within the accounting subject. In your final year, you will be tackling complicated accounting and ethical issues and will work more independently.

Career Opportunities
  • Chartered Certified Accountant
  • Chartered Management Accountant
  • Chartered Public Finance Accountant
  • Corporate Treasurer
  • Internal Auditor
  • Tax Advisor
  • Tax Inspector
  • Credit Manager
  • Financial Analyst
  • Financial Controller
  • Investment Fund Manager
  • Risk Management Manager
Level / Year Module Code Module Name
Year 1 (Level 4)
4AG506 Academic Skills for Accounting & Economic
4AG501 Introduction to Financial Accounting
4EC500 Market Economics and Key Mathematical Concepts
4LO504 Introduction to Operations Management & IT
4AG502 Introduction to Management Accounting
4LA508 Law for Accounting
Year 2 (Level 5)
5AG502 Financial Accounting - Exam Route
5HR501 Employability and Personal Development
5AG503 Financial Management - Exam Route
5AG504 Management Accounting - Exam Route
5AG518 Business Taxation
5AG500 Audit and Assurance - Exam Route
Year 3 (Level 6)
6AG507 Management Accounting - Exam Route
6AG509 (I) Issues in Global Business: Part I
6AG533 Contemporary Reporting Issue
6AG503 Financial Strategy - Exam Route
6AG509 (II) Issues in Corporate Accountability: Part 2
6AG501 Financial Reporting Theory - Exam Route
  Subject Code Subject Name Remark
MPU 1 MPU3113* HubunganEtnik* Must do 2
MPU3123* Tamadun Islam danTamadun Asia (TITAS)
MPU3143** BahasaMelayuKomunikasi 3
MPU3173** Pengajian Malaysia 3
MPU 2 MPU3213*** BahasaKebangsaan A Choose 1
MPU3223 Leadership and Life Skills
MPU3233 Leadership in Business
MPU 3 MPU3313 Comparative Ethics for Malaysia Choose 1
MPU3323 Malaysian Constitution
MPU3363 Issues of the Social Media on Malaysian Society
MPU3343 Career Pathways in the field of Behavioral Sciences in Malaysia
MPU 4 MPU3412 Co-Curriculum - Sports 2 Choose 1
MPU3422 Co-Curriculum - Community Service 2
MPU3423 Co-Curriculum - Event Management

Notes :
* For Local Students
** For International Students
*** Local students without credit for SPM's Bahasa Melayu must do MPU3213

  Subject Code Subject Name
DOMS Compulsory Subjects AES001 Reflective Practice
AES002 Listening, Reading & Writing Skills
Internship Programme AIP021 Preparation for Career Management : Internship Programme
AIT021 Industrial Training : Part 1
AIT031 Industrial Training : Part 2

cmi

The Business Management programme is accredited by Chartered Management Institute’s (CMI’s) where students will be enrolled as Affiliate Membership and receive an Advance Diploma in Management and Leadership.