The Undergraduate Level 4 (Accounting and Finance) and Level 5 (Extended Diploma in Management) carries a 240 credit course designed for a fast track students to the final year leading to an associated Undergraduate degree in Finance and Accounting. This can be completed either on campus in the UK or by distance learning .
The Level 4 is equivalent to the first year of a University Degree and the Level 5 is equivalent to the second year of a University Degree.
This course is made up of 10 modules (120 credits) at level 4 and 10 modules (120 credits) at level 5. There is a mandatory of 10 assignments per level. If student studies only Level 4 he/she will receive 120 credits and can apply for an exemption from the first year of a university Degree course.
Each module needs of approximately 40 hours learning material with an additional 30-50 hours of optional learning material.These materials comprise recommended exercises, recommended readings and internet resources. A full explanation of how you will be assessed can be found here.