Buckinghamshire New University

Degree level: Undergraduate

Business and Finance

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Course summary

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Course Overview In the industry, business and finance are inextricably linked. Having a good understanding of one area enhances your knowledge of the other This course is right for you if you want to pursue a career in the finance sector and you’re keen to apply a range of general management skills. It is particularly relevant if you’re interested in a management role in banking or financial services. This programme introduces business and finance theory. Modules have been designed to enable you to develop the ability to apply learning to practical situations. Being successful in business starts with having a broad range of skills. We’ll equip you with the vital skills require. You’ll learn how to manage profit-making or providing value to stakeholders. Knowing how to communicate your business strategies is crucial and we help you to confidently make decisions. There will be opportunities for you to explore your own business ideas and launch your own enterprise. You can also take work based learning to enhance your understanding and gain credits towards your degree. Course Details We have a bustling business department with lots of expertise. All our business courses cross over, with some modules being shared across the degrees. We believe in breaking down barriers and giving our students every opportunity to expand their network while with us. With smaller, more intimate class sizes, we give our students one-to-one teaching and around-the-clock support. Being so close to London gives us some amazing industry links, giving you the chance to gain experience in the real world. Our focus on real life experience gives you that competitive edge when heading into employment. Make the most of our industry links Our focus on recreating the industry on campus gives a boost to your employability. Some of the companies we have worked with include Initials, Jargon PR, Medico, Mindshare, Primal, Scannappeal and Simpler PR. We have a strong practical element to our business courses with live briefs that our friends in the industry trust our students with. We’ve had students consulting major companies and helping start ups to get their businesses on the move. Learn about Business from well-seasoned experts in management Our lecturers have extensive industry and academic experience. They’ll help you mix theory with practice, informing your teaching with their knowledge. We attract many guest speakers, including former students who share their business acumen. We make sure that you’ll always know about the latest trends in the world of business. Every year we run BizFest, where successful business leaders come to Bucks to share their thoughts on business ventures and the future of their industries. Gain professional accreditations and exemptions At Bucks we want you to get the most out of your time with us. Studying a course with a professional accreditation gives you the opportunity to get workplace experience, learn about new developments in the industry and apply for membership with the accrediting body. BSc (Hons) Accounting and Finance graduates are also eligible for membership at various levels for the IFA and ICAEW.

Course details

Modules

Year One: Accounting Systems in Business Organisations, Business Environment, Management Accounting, People and Organisations, The Graduate Challenge, Career Viewpoint. Year Two: Advanced Management Accounting, Enterprise Projects, Small Business, Project Management, Contemporary Issues in Accounting & Finance, Business Analytics, Economic Analysis. Year Three: Dissertation, International Finance, UK Taxation, Financial Reporting and Management, Consultancy Project, Strategic Decision Making, Business Information Systems, International Marketing Management, Strategic Human Resource Management.


How to apply

Application codes

Please select a course option – you will then see the application code you need to use to apply for the course.

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Applicants who do not meet the minimum requirements for the three-year undergraduate programme, or those who do not feel fully prepared for a degree course, can apply for a four-year programme including a Foundation Year.

Please click the following link to find out more about qualification requirements for this course

https://bucks.ac.uk/applying-to-bucks/general-entry-requirements


Unistats information

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £9250* Year 1
England £9250* Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250* Year 1
Scotland £9250* Year 1
Wales £9250* Year 1
Channel Islands £9250* Year 1
International £12500* Year 1

*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
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