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ACCA Strategic Business Leader (SBL) course

Southwark Campus

Mode: Full-time; Block release; Day release


In the event that social distancing measures hinder the course from being delivered in the classroom, we will be delivering this virtually.

Please email to register your interest.

Study for your next success with LSBU, the PQ Accountancy College of the Year for 2017 & 2018, and top five in the UK for Accounting and Finance (Guardian League Table, 2018).

The Strategic Business Leader (SBL) preparation and revision programme will look at key aspects of the ACCA SBL exam. You will learn how to exercise professional judgement in the application and evaluation of financial reporting principles and practices in a range of business contexts and situations.


Session 130/09/2020
Session 207/10/2020
Session 314/10/2020
Session 421/10/2020
Self Managed Learning28/10/2020
Mock 104/11/2020
Session 511/11/2020
Session 618/11/2020
Session 725/11/2020
Self Managed Learning02/12/2020
Self Managed Learning09/12/2020
Self Managed Learning23/12/2020
Self Managed Learning30/12/2020
Self Managed Learning06/01/2021
Seesion 813/01/2021
Session 920/01/2021
Session 1027/01/2021
Revision 103/02/2021
Revision 210/02/2021
Revision 317/02/2021
Mock 324/02/2021


Employability Service

We are University of the Year for Graduate Employment for the second year in a row - The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2018, 2019.

At LSBU, we want to set you up for a successful career. During your studies – and for two years after you graduate – you’ll have access to our Employability Service, which includes:

  • An online board where you can see a wide range of placements: part-time, full-time or voluntary. You can also drop in to see our Job Shop advisers, who are always available to help you take the next step in your search.
  • Our Careers Gym offering group workshops on CVs, interview techniques and finding work experience, as well as regular presentations from employers across a range of sectors.

Our Student Enterprise team can also help you start your own business and develop valuable entrepreneurial skills.

Teaching and learning

Taught over evening and weekends to fit around your other commitments. The course runs for just over 20 weeks, starting in September 2020.

  • Small class sizes
  • Weekly homework
  • Access to LSBU library
  • Face to face contact with tutors

In case of virtual delivery, normal access will be hindered.

Entry requirements

There are no formal entry requirements for this preparation and revision programme, however it is expected that students taking this course will be preparing for the Strategic Business Leader Exam via ACCA.

Advanced entry

If you have already completed some studies at another university, we may be able to consider you for advanced entry. Please see our advanced entry page for more information.

How to apply

Payment and enrolment to the course.

Please email to register your interest.

Prepare to start

You will be sent an email with further details about the course prior to attending, including course locations and timings.

Fees and funding

The price of the course is £700. This includes all materials, books and taught sessions.

Contact information

Course Enquiries - UK

Tel: 020 7815 7815

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Course Enquiries - EU/International

Tel: +44 (0) 20 7815 6189

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