School of Business and Management

Financial Accounting (BUS021)

Semester: A
Level: 4
Module code: BUS021
Module organiser: Dr Ishani Chandrasekara

This module is only available to joint programme students. 

Module overview

No prior knowledge of the subject is assumed and students are not expected to be able to apply the principles of double entry bookkeeping, which will not be taught or examined.

This module provides an introduction to financial accounting information and the use of that information to analyse and interpret business activities.


  • Examination 60%
  • Coursework 40%

Indicative Reading List

  • Accounting an Introduction (7th edition), McLaney, E and. Atrill, P., Prentice-Hall, 2014