ACCA STRATEGIC BUSINESS LEADER (SBL) COURSE

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Overview

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

Please email accalearning@lsbu.ac.uk to register your interest.

Study for your next success with LSBU, the PQ Accountancy College of the Year for 2017 & 2018, and number 2 in London for Accounting and Finance (Guardian University Guide 2021).

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.

You may also be interested in our ACCA Strategic Business Reporting (SBR) course.

LSBU Business School is based at 103 Borough Rd, London SE1 0AA.

LSBU Croydon

This course is also available at our Croydon Campus. Our new home in Electric House sets us up to deliver on our ambitions, with modern technology allowing us to deliver through the fast moving and changing world of education. Find out more.

LSBU Croydon is based at Electric House 3 Wellesley Rd, Croydon CR0 2NW.

Timetable

Session

Date

Session 1

12/10/2021

Session 2

19/10/2021

Session 3

26/10/2021

Session 4

02/11/2021

Self Managed Learning

09/11/2021

Mock 1

16/11/2021

Session 5

23/11/2021

Session 6

30/11/2021

Session 7

07/12/2021

Self Managed Learning

14/12/2021

Self Managed Learning

21/12/2021

Mock2

28/12/2021

Self Managed Learning

04/01/2022

Self Managed Learning

11/01/2022

Self Managed Learning

18/01/2022

Seesion 8

25/01/2022

Session 9

01/02/2022

Session 10

08/02/2022

Revision 1

15/02/2022

Revision 2

22/02/2022

Revision 3

TBA

Mock 3

TBA

Location

London South Bank University student union is located at 103 Borough Rd, London SE1 0AA.

If you are visiting our Southwark Campus, you may wish to use our downloadable campus map (PNG File 466 KB). For information on accessibility, see our DisabledGo access guides.

Walk or bicycle

The University is in easy walking distance of underground and leading overground stations. We are only 20 minutes away from the Thames. We encourage walking and cycling and have bicycle racks on campus. Please check the Transport for London cycling website for London cycling maps and route planners.

By bus

LSBU is very well connected, and a large number of buses travel to and connect in the Elephant and Castle area from across London.

By train or tube

The Bakerloo and Northern lines stop at Elephant & Castle underground station, which is right next to campus. The closest rail stations are Elephant & Castle, London Waterloo and London Bridge. To plan your train journey, visit the National Rail website.

By car

London South Bank University does not provide public parking space. There is a limited amount of parking in the area, so we strongly advise using public transport.

Do consider the Congestion Charge if you are driving through London to reach the campus. Find out if you'll be crossing the Congestion Charge zone to reach our Southwark Campus.

TfL journey planner

You can travel to Southwark Campus by using public transport, plan your journey using the Transport for London journey planner.

Entry Level 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.

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

Payment and enrolment to the course.

Please email accalearning@lsbu.ac.uk to register your interest.

Postgraduate students and research students should apply through our dedicated application system. Full details of how to do this are supplied on our How to apply section for postgraduate students and our How to apply section for research students.

See our admissions policy (PDF File 1,043 KB) and complaints policy (PDF File 516 KB).

Accommodation

Students should apply for accommodation at London South Bank University (LSBU) as soon as possible, once we have made an offer of a place on one of our academic courses. Read more about applying for accommodation at LSBU.

Finance

It's a good idea to think about how you'll pay university tuition and maintenance costs while you're still applying for a place to study. Remember – you don't need to wait for a confirmed place on a course to start applying for student finance. Read how to pay your fees as a postgraduate student.

Postgraduate Application Service

Book a session with one of our specialist Postgraduate Advisors. Over a one on one Advice Session they'll advise you on postgraduate degrees at LSBU that match your interests and experience.

Prepare to start

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

Careers

Employability Service

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:

  • Free employability workshop and events for student all year round, more details can be found on our event section.
  • 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.
  • LSBU Careers Hub offering group workshops on CVs, interview techniques and support, guidance on future careers, as well as loads of career resources, connecting you with employers, exciting events, 1-1 support and relevant workshops.

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

Teaching and Assessment

Taught over evening and weekends to fit around your other commitments. The course runs for just over 15 weeks, starting in March 2021.

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

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

Contact information

Course Enquiries - UK

Tel: 0207 815 7500

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