Accounting and Finance, University 2nd Year (Level 5)
The Undergraduate Level 5 (Extended Diploma in Management) is a 120 credit course designed to fast track students to the final year of an associated Undergraduate degree in Finance and Accounting, which can either be completed at a UK university on campus or via distance learning.
The Level 5 modules and assignments are equivalent to the second year of a University Degree.
This course is made up of 10 Level 5 modules (120 credits), each level also includes 10 written assignments.
Each module consists of approximately 40 guided learning hours of material with an additional 30-50 hours of optional learning materials. These materials comprise recommended exercises, recommended readings and internet resources. A full explanation of how you will be assessed can be found here.
The fee for enroling onto the Level 4 and Level 5 courses together is £8,500 for online study and £12,500 campus study.
Alternatively students can enrol onto a single level (level 4 or 5) for £5,400 each for online study, and £9,000 for campus study.
Students can make payment using one of the following methods:
- Credit or Debit Card
- Bank Transfer
- Interest Free Monthly installments
- Western Union
- All Course Materials, including online modules and written assignments.
- Personal tutor support with 1-2-1 Skype sessions
Dedicated student support.
- Access to an online Social Learning forum.
- Assignment marking and feedback.
- FREE NUS Extra card worth £12.00.
- Free CV Writing help on completion of the course.
If you decide to top up to a full Undergraduate Degree through an accredited UK university, the costs are listed below. Please note, the below costs are for distance learning/online only. You have the option of finishing on campus, Costs will vary depending on which university you chose to complete the final year at.
- BA (Hons) in Business and Management Top up – £3,800.
- BSc (Hons) in International Accounting Top up -£3,800.
University of Derby
- Undergraduate Top up to BA – £4,400.
University of Worcester
University of Sunderland – On Campus
University of Bolton
BA (Hons) Top-up, fee £10,250, duration 2 semesters.
New Buckinghamshire University
BA (Hons) Top-up, fee £3,000.
BA (Hons) Top-up – progression from ATHE Level 5 Extended Diploma in Management, fee £9,560.
Southern Cross University
Bachelor of Business.
Bachelor of Business Administration.
Bachelor of Business in Convention and Event Management.
Bachelor of Business in Hotel Management.
Bachelor of Business in Tourism and Hospitality Management.
Please enquire for top up prices for Southern Cross University.
University of Nicosia, Cyprus
Undergraduate Top up to BA – €6,000.
NOTE: UK/EU students may be eligible for student loans for the top-up portion of their studies. Visit www.slc.co.uk for more information.
To enrol onto the Level 4 course, you must be at least 18 and have a full secondary education.
Before enroling onto the Level 5 course, you must have attained a Level 4 or equivalent.
The Entrepreneurial Manager
What is an Entrepreneur? Examine the skills and qualities of entrepreneurship.
Why are organisations structured in the way they are? What determines the optimum structure and how does it differ between organisations? In this module, learners will look at the numerous models and theories that make up organisational structure.
Practical Accounting Analysis
Learners will complete exercises in accounts throughout this module to understand what they are telling us and the actions that analysis can precipitate.
Business Planning and Goal Setting
What is the business trying to achieve? What will it do? How will it do it? This module focuses on the creation of clear goals and clear plans to achieve a clear objective.
Politics and Business
Impact of politics on business and how it may help or hinder business. This module will educate learners on economic impact, exports and government support.
Explore the statutory responsibilities of managers as learners look into the legalities of business and business executives.
Managing in Today’s World
Business in the modern world. This module focuses on governance and equality as a means to do right in business.
Understanding how your people and your business can continually improve together, learners will review reward structures, CPD, training and development to ensure high performance in business.
Marketing and Sales Planning
Learners will analyse how markets, customers, competitors and products can come together in a cohesive plan.
On successful completion of this module, learners will have knowledge of numeric exercises and will understand their use within the context of the business. The ATHE Level 4/5 Extended Diploma in Management has 10 modules and 8 written assignments at each level. On completion of the modules, students will be given access to the assignments. The assignments are approximately 3,000-5,000 words each. Students are provided support on the modules and assignments via the ‘Tutor’ section of the learning platform.
Successful completion of The Undergraduate Level 4 (Accounting and Finance) and Level 5 (Extended Diploma in Management) and final year of an accredited Undergraduate Degree programme will give students the right credentials to go on and apply for a job in marketing, accounting, human resources, management or business consultancy.