Maynooth University

Exemption criteria - Bachelor of Business Studies in Business & Accounting

To claim exemptions from any part of CA Proficiency 1 (CAP1), candidates must achieve a minimum of a 2.ii honours degree. A clear pass without compensation in all relevant subjects is required as well as a mark of not less than 50% in the final year of examinationin each of the subject areas. Details of criteria are available from the university.

CAP 1 subjects College/university options required
Finance FN305 Portfolio Selection & Analysis (Minimum mark of 50% required)
FN205 Introduction to Corporate Finance (Minimum mark of 40% required)
FN206 Principles of Corporate Finance (Minimum mark of 40% required)
AC103 Financial Accounting 2/Principles of Finance (Minimum mark of 40% required)
Management Accounting AC305 Advanced Management & Cost Accounting (Minimum mark of 50% required)
AC205 Management & Cost Accounting (Minimum mark of 40% required)
Financial Accounting AC101 Introduction to Accounting (Minimum mark of 40% required)
AC102 Financial Accounting 1 (Minimum mark of 40% required)
AC201 Financial Accounting 3 (Minimum mark of 40% required)
AC201 Financial Accounting 4 (Minimum mark of 40% required)
AC313 Advanced Financial Reporting + AC311 Advanced Financial Accounting (Minimum mark of 50% required)
Taxation AC203 Taxation: Income Tax and Vat (Minimum mark of 50% required)
Law for Accountants LW480 Law & Governance (Average mark of 40% required)
LW180 Business Law & Legal Process (Average mark of 40% required)

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