To develop knowledge and skills in the understanding of the general legal framework, and of specific legal areas relating to business, recognising the need to seek further specialist legal advice where necessary.
To develop knowledge and skills in the application of management accounting techniques to quantitative and qualitative information for planning, decision-making, performance evaluation and control.
To develop knowledge and skills relating to the tax system as applicable to individuals, single companies, and groups of companies.
To develop knowledge and skills in understanding and applying accounting standards and the theoretical framework in the preparation of financial statements of entities, including groups, and how to analyse and interpret those financial statements.
To develop knowledge and skills in the process of carrying out the assurance engagement and its application in the context of the professional regulatory framework.
To develop knowledge and skills expected of a financial manager - relating to issues affecting investment, financing, and dividend policy decisions.