King's College London
School of Social Science and Public Policy
Accounting, Accountability & Financial Management
PURPOSE The MSc will enhance the student's knowledge of: theoretical foundations of accounting, accountability and financial management; application of technical accounting and financial management techniques to a variety of scenarios; internal workings of financial institutions and accounting firms and their inter-relationships; importance of accounting and financial management for businesses and financial institutions; need for accounting, accountability and financial management to incorporate corporate governance, social responsibility, the needs of a broad group of stakeholders and ethical considerations. The MSc is international in its outlook. DESCRIPTION * Taught from an internationally renowned department with impressive institutional and organisational links * Study in the heart of London, the perfect location for building a career * Close links and regular speakers from outside organisations gives students insights and up-to-the-minute knowledge of the subject area. The programme provides a stimulating learning environment using various techniques to link theoretical knowledge to good business practice. You will have the chance to pursue your own interests through a selection of modules and dissertation topics. Our objective is to develop your accounting and financial management skills and provide you with the global capabilities required for business success. After completing a series of core courses students may pursue electives in a range of management areas.
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Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive
Locale: Large City