Forensic Audit and Accounting MSc

UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH WALES

Key information

Qualification type

MSc

Subject areas

Accounting

Course type

Taught

Course summary

Forensic accounting and the related discipline of forensic audit are fast-developing areas in the commercial world. The major professional accounting firms now have departments offering forensic accounting and audit services, and the demand for expertise in this area is growing exponentially. There is a need for people with specialist skills who can undertake fraud investigations, valuations, assist in dispute resolution, prepare expert reports, and conduct fraud and forensic analysis. Additionally, you will be required to evaluate the principles of good corporate governance and the integrity of management, and understand the role of computer forensic techniques in an investigatory and legal context.

Different course options

Full time | Treforest Campus | 1 year | FEB-16

Study mode

Full time

Duration

1 year

Start date

FEB-16

Modules

Tuition fees

UK fees

For this course (per year)

£4,750

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees

For this course

£12,000

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

A minimum 2.2 Honours degree in accounting, audit or finance. Alternatively, a minimum 2.2 Honours degree in business with an appropriate level of financial content, from a UK university. Equivalent accredited international or professional qualifications are acceptable.