- SQA Highers: BBBC, (ABBCC/BBBCCC (over 2 years)) including English plus SQA Standard Grade Mathematics or equivalent.
- GCE A-Levels: CCC, plus 3 GCSEs including English and Mathematics.
- Irish Leaving Certificate: BBBC.
- International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma: 24 points (to include 2 Higher subjects at 4 points).
You will undertake a range of accountancy subjects, such as financial and management accounting as well as more general modules where accountancy is put into perspective in the business world.
This year develops financial and management accounting and introduces specialised areas of accounting such as personal tax and financial management.
Financial and management accounting are studied at a higher level and tax is extended to businesses. Auditing is introduced as another core module and together these allow you to gain excellent practical and theoretical knowledge.
You will complete a dissertation on your choice of subject and will study the development of accounting standards and contemporary issues in accounting. Optional modules include accounting theory and history and international finance.