OTHM Level 7 Diploma in Accounting and Finance (RQF) / 120 credits

Qualification Number: 603/0701/8

COURSE DESCRIPTION

The objective of the OTHM Level 7 Diploma in Accounting and Finance qualification is to provide learners with an understanding of:

  • contemporary and specialised approaches to accountancy and finance
  • key practical, theoretical and empirical issues, and academic research
  • the complexity of the ever-changing legal framework in which the financial sector operates
  • the latest developments in accountancy and reporting required by local, national and European government.

This qualification is designed for learners who wish to pursue a career in the financial services industry, professional accountancy, banking and finance or management. The qualification equips learners with the essential skills and knowledge needed to pursue high level careers in all types of organisations in the public and private sector and within industry and commerce, both in the UK and abroad.

The Level 7 Diploma in Accounting and Finance qualification also provides learners with the opportunity to work toward a relevant master’s programme with advanced standing.

EQUIVALENCES:

OTHM qualifications at RQF Level 7 represent practical knowledge, skills, capabilities and competences that are assessed in academic terms as being equivalent to Master’s Degrees, Integrated Master’s Degrees, Postgraduate Diplomas, Postgraduate Certificate in Education (PGCE) and Postgraduate Certificates.

QUALIFICATION STRUCTURE:

The OTHM Level 7 Diploma in Accounting and Finance qualification consists of 6 mandatory units for a combined total of 120 credits, 1200 hours Total Qualification Time (TQT) and 600 Guided Learning Hours (GLH) for the completed qualification.

  • Investment Analysis (20 credits
  • Corporate Social Responsibility and Governance (20 credits
  • Global Finance and Strategy (20 credits
  • Strategic Financial Management (20 credits)
  • Strategic Audit (20 credits)
  • Corporate Reporting (20 credits

The qualification is designed to be delivered over one academic year for full-time study, but it is also flexible in its delivery in order to accommodate part-time and distance learning.

The qualification is delivered face-to-face, through lectures, tutorials, seminars, distance, online by approved centres only.

KEY FACTS:

  • Qualification Title: OTHM Level 7 Diploma in Accounting and Finance
  • Ofqual Reference Number: 603/0701/8
  • Course Start Date: January, April, June, September
  • Total Credit Value: 120 credits
  • Total Qualification Time (TQT): 1200 Hours
  • Language of Assessment: English
  • Overall Grading Type: Pass or Fail

COURSE DURATION

  • 6 to 9 month

COURSE DELIVERY

  • Online
  • Flexible Distributed Learning

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

For entry onto the OTHM Level 7 Diploma in Accounting and Finance qualification, learners must possess:

  • An honours degree in related subject or UK level 6 diploma or an equivalent overseas qualification
  • Mature learners (over 21) with management experience (learners must check with the delivery centre regarding this experience prior to registering for the programme)
  • Learner must be 18 years or older at the beginning of the course
  • English requirements: If a learner is not from a majority English-speaking country must provide evidence of English language competency.

COURSE CONTENT                                        

Unit Ref. No.

Mandatory Units

Credit

GLH

 TQT

R/615/3236

Investment Analysis

20

100

200

Y/615/3237

Corporate Social Responsibility and Governance

20

100

200

D/615/3238

Global Finance and Strategy

20

100

200

H/615/3242

Strategic Financial Management

20

100

200

Y/615/3240

Strategic Audit

20

100

200

D/615/3241

Corporate Reporting

20

100

200

 ASSESSMENT:

  • The assessment is done via submission of assignment. There are no written exams.

ACCREDITATION

  • The programme is awarded OTHM - an awarding body by the UK Government’s regulator - OfQual.

HOW TO REGISTER/ ENROL?

  • To make an application to the course please email the below documents to admissions@citycollegeoxford.co.uk
  • Complete Applications Form
  • Passport
  • Previous qualifications
  • CV
  • Personal Statement

FEE STRUCTURE AND PAYMENT PLANS

  • Contact us for the fees and the payment plan

PROGRESSION

The OTHM Level 7 Diploma in Accounting and Finance qualification enables learners to progress into or within employment and/or continue their further study. As this qualification is approved and regulated by Ofqual (Office of the Qualifications and Examinations Regulation), learners are eligible to progress to master’s top-up programmes at many universities in the UK and overseas with advanced standing.

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