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Accounting & Finance BSc(Hons) with business experience: Course features

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Business Readiness Programme

Our Business Readiness Programme enables you to undertake a placement option with confidence. It prepares you for the real world of work by ensuring when you graduate you have a clear understanding of how you can add value to future employers. You will be taught by a team of experienced professionals.

You explore topics such as understanding personality traits, developing your individual strengths, resilience and interpreting and learning from appraisals. You will develop IT, communication and personal branding skills and learn to produce brilliant presentations along the way.

As the course develops you can follow your own interests in more depth through a variety of specialist sessions. Examples current students are taking include a leadership workshop, an entrepreneurship expert panel or ‘a day in the life ...' and ‘careers in...' sessions.

You'll leave having developed the keys skills companies are looking for: building and maintaining a career-enhancing professional network; time and self management; team working and leadership skills and professional and business etiquette.

The team will also support you in preparing you for your work placement through workshops on:

  • The application process including researching and targeting your placement.
  • Writing your CV and cover letters and getting ready for interviews.
  • How to use your placement to benefit your future career.
  • Managing relationships at work and evaluating your progress.

You'll receive membership of the Chartered Management Institute (CMI), completely funded by Kingston Business School. Plus, through our dual accreditation with them, you'll receive its professional qualification upon graduating. There's also the opportunity to take the PRINCE2 project management qualification, meaning your CV will really stand out in the crowd.

As an accounting and finance student you'll become part of a vibrant and welcoming Kingston Business School. Recently awarded the prestigious international accreditation by the AACSB (Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business), a hallmark of excellence in business education. The accreditation has only been earned by only five per cent of the world's business schools.

The school is a signatory of the United Nation's Principles for Responsible Management Education (PRME) charter. This shows our commitment to responsible management, ethics and sustainability, and we embed this in your teaching.

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