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International Stage Two - Applied Finance

Our International Stage Two in Applied Finance is the first stage of your integrated BSc (Hons) Applied Finance in Practice degree course. You will be introduced to financial accounting, management, business theory and mathematics for business. You will continue your degree studies with the School of Business who boast professional accreditation across many of their degree courses with recognised bodies such as The Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) and The Association of International Accountants (AIA).


The IS2 is the equivalent to second year level study of a typical four-year Scottish undergraduate degree. This programme provides an intensive combination of Business subjects with extra Mathematics and English academic literacy skills. Upon successful completion, you will continue to the final two years of your chosen degree course with the University of Dundee.

English Language Requirements

Course English Language Requirement
Minimum IELTS 5.5 with no less than 5.5 in each component
+6 week Pre-Sessional English IELTS 5.0 with no less than 4.5 in each component
+12 week Pre-Sessional English IELTS 4.5 with no less than 4.0 in each component

What you will study

Alongside core modules, you will study subject-specific
modules that will equip you with a foundation of knowledge
for your chosen field of study.

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Subject Specific Modules

Introduction to Financial Accounting

In this module you will be introduced to the basic mechanics and processes of financial accounting in both theory and. It also aims to help you understand the importance of financial accounting procedures in running a business efficiently and cost-effectively.

Financial Management 2

In this module you will look at financial management in the business and personal contexts. You will develop an in-depth understanding of the ways in which businesses are financed, how their financial performance is monitored and controlled and how international and national factors may impact them.

Key Information



3 years:1 year pathway + 2 year degree


Start Dates

January 2024September 2023November 2023


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