Eligibility for the degree
You can gain a BSc (Hons) degree in Applied Accounting while you work towards achieving your ACCA Qualification. To be awarded the Oxford Brookes BSc (Hons) in Applied Accounting you must:
- Complete all ACCA Applied Knowledge and Applied Skills exams – including taking and passing Financial Reporting (FR), Audit and Assurance (AA) and Financial Management (FM).
- Complete and pass the Oxford Brookes University Research and Analysis Project.
- Complete the ACCA Ethics and Professional Skills module according to the Research and Analysis Project submission dates.
The degree must be completed within 10 years of the earliest date of your first examination pass or the date of your first ACCA exemption being granted otherwise your eligibility will be withdrawn.
Complete the Fundamental exams
Successfully complete all nine ACCA Fundamentals level exams, including passing F7, F8 and F9
Research and Analysis Project (RAP)
The Research and Analysis Project is the final component of the Oxford Brookes BSc degree and consists of two separate documents; a 7,500 word Research Report and a 2,000 word Skills and Learning Statement. You are also required to give a presentation on the project to a Project Mentor.
Skills and Learning Statement
Respond to four different questions in the preparation of your Skills and Learning Statement.
Dates and fees for the BSc degree
Oxford Brookes University has two submission periods each year during which you may submit an OBU Research and Analysis Project (RAP). The submission periods are in May and November.
You are required to pay a project submission fee to Oxford Brookes University with any project submission. The fee for periods 39 and 40 is £380.
RAP submission dates
The next two RAP submission periods, and the dates on which RAP grades and BSc degree results will be released are as follows:
Period 39 – submission fee £380 GBP (payable online when submitting project)