Accounting (fast track NHS) FdA

Attendance
Duration
Location
Start Date
Duration
1 Year
Location
Waterside
Start Date
September

Overview Updated 05/09/2018

University of Northampton proudly offers a Foundation Degree in Accounting that is designed specifically for NHS staff that are looking to enhance their career prospects.

Course

Highlights

  • Specifically designed for NHS staff .
  • Flexible online learning, to fit around you.

Additional

Information

Making an application

Before you make an application please contact the Admissions tutor Lydia Selby, she can be contacted either by phone on 01604 89 2014 or by email at lydia.selby@northampton.ac.uk.

Course Details

To successfully complete the FdA in Accounting, you must complete four modules. All four modules are very different but are linked by their strong emphasis on finance and accounting.

Careers

Career Opportunities

Studying the FdA in Accounting allows NHS employees to further their professional expertise and job prospects. Due to the course being designed with NHS accountants in mind, learning and teaching can be applied and transferred to the workplace, allowing for greater efficiency. On successful completion of this course you can progress to a full Honours degree.

Contacts

Course enquiries
study@northampton.ac.uk

Application status enquiries
admissions2019@northampton.ac.uk

Current student enquiries
SID@northampton.ac.uk

International student enquiries
international@northampton.ac.uk

Enquire online
Online enquiry form

Applying for 2019
Facebook Applicant Group

Office hours:
Mon – Thu: 9am – 5pm
Fri: 9am – 4.30pm

Phone Call

0300 303 2772
+44 (0)1604 892134
+44 (0)1604 892546

 

Entry Requirements

You must have passed the AAT Technician level or have relevant work experience or learning if it is the equivalent of the AAT Technician level.

Course Content

To successfully complete the FdA in Accounting, you must complete four modules. All four modules are very different but are linked by their strong emphasis on finance and accounting.

  • Managing Public Sector Finance – National Health Service (20 Credits)
    Module code: ACC2016
    Core Module Y
  • Managing People (20 Credits)
    Module code: HRM2010
    Core Module Y
  • Measuring Organisational Success (WBL) (20 Credits)
    Module code: HRM2044
    Core Module Y
  • Learning through Work (WBL) (20 Credits)
    Module code: HRM2042
    Core Module Y

Facilities &

Special Features

  • this course is one of only a handful of FdAs in the UK that is specifically linked to accounting
  • represents an agreed career progression opportunity within the NHS
  • natural progression for AAT graduates who wish to gain a relevant qualification but do not wish to take the professional route
  • delivered by e-based distance learning, allowing a flexible mode of study, and can be accessed anywhere in the world
  • backed by the NHS and the Association of Accounting Technicians (AAT) who are fully involved in its development

Fees & Funding

Fees quoted relate to study in the Academic Year 18/19 only and may be subject to inflationary increases in future years.

Distance Learning: £1,920 for Year One (80 credits)

Year two may be subject to inflationary increase 18/19

Please contact Finance on 01604 892236 for further information relating to tuition fees.


*Course data provided by Unistats

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Updated 05/09/2018

  • University of Northampton proudly offers a Foundation Degree in Accounting that is designed specifically for NHS staff that are looking to enhance their career prospects.

    Course

    Highlights

    • Specifically designed for NHS staff .
    • Flexible online learning, to fit around you.
  • To successfully complete the FdA in Accounting, you must complete four modules. All four modules are very different but are linked by their strong emphasis on finance and accounting.

    Additional

    Information

    Making an application

    Before you make an application please contact the Admissions tutor Lydia Selby, she can be contacted either by phone on 01604 89 2014 or by email at lydia.selby@northampton.ac.uk.

    • Career Opportunities

      Studying the FdA in Accounting allows NHS employees to further their professional expertise and job prospects. Due to the course being designed with NHS accountants in mind, learning and teaching can be applied and transferred to the workplace, allowing for greater efficiency. On successful completion of this course you can progress to a full Honours degree.

  • You must have passed the AAT Technician level or have relevant work experience or learning if it is the equivalent of the AAT Technician level.

    Contacts

    Course enquiries
    study@northampton.ac.uk

    Application status enquiries
    admissions2019@northampton.ac.uk

    Current student enquiries
    SID@northampton.ac.uk

    International student enquiries
    international@northampton.ac.uk

    Enquire online
    Online enquiry form

    Applying for 2019
    Facebook Applicant Group

    Office hours:
    Mon – Thu: 9am – 5pm
    Fri: 9am – 4.30pm

    Phone Call

    0300 303 2772

    +44 (0)1604 892134

    +44 (0)1604 892546

  • To successfully complete the FdA in Accounting, you must complete four modules. All four modules are very different but are linked by their strong emphasis on finance and accounting.

    • Managing Public Sector Finance – National Health Service (20 Credits)
      Module code: ACC2016
      Core Module Y
    • Managing People (20 Credits)
      Module code: HRM2010
      Core Module Y
    • Measuring Organisational Success (WBL) (20 Credits)
      Module code: HRM2044
      Core Module Y
    • Learning through Work (WBL) (20 Credits)
      Module code: HRM2042
      Core Module Y
  • Fees quoted relate to study in the Academic Year 18/19 only and may be subject to inflationary increases in future years.

    Distance Learning: £1,920 for Year One (80 credits)

    Year two may be subject to inflationary increase 18/19

    Please contact Finance on 01604 892236 for further information relating to tuition fees.

    Fees quoted relate to study in the Academic Year 18/19 only and may be subject to inflationary increases in future years.

    International: £1,920 for Year one (80 Credits) Distance Learning only

    Year two may be subject to inflationary increase 18/19

    Please contact Finance on 01604 892236 for further information relating to tuition fees.

*Course data provided by Unistats

Waterside

Our brand new £330 million campus.

Now Open

Discover the campus

360° Tour