Forensic Audit and Accounting MSc


Key information
Source: HOTCOURSES, July 2016.


Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Forensic Accounting Auditing

Course type


Course summary
Source: HOTCOURSES, July 2016.

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.

Different course options
Source: HOTCOURSES, July 2016.

Full time | Treforest Campus | 1 year | SEP

Study mode

Full time


1 year

Start date


These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course.

Source: HOTCOURSES, July 2016.

Expert Witness and Dispute Resolution

The role of an expert, including dispute resolution methods, legal and procedural requirements for experts in pre-trial and court situations.

Forensic Audit and Accounting

An introduction to the principles of forensic audit and accounting, including theoretical concepts allied to investigation and analysis.

Computer Law

The legal and regulatory framework of information systems, and the application of law on computer crime and misuse.

Tuition fees
Source: HOTCOURSES, July 2016.

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)


Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course


Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


Entry requirements
Source: HOTCOURSES, July 2016.

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