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**Why Business with Financial Services (Top-up)? Are you looking for a career in business or the financial services sector? Or, do you already know the basics but you want to build on your understanding to develop your skills and knowledge to degree level? This one-year top-up course gives you the chance to specialise in this area and gain some invaluable practical experience too.** This top-up degree course is designed to help you build a greater understanding of central banking, financial markets and regulatory practice. We’ll look at the theory and policy behind the financial services sector. How will you learn? You will learn through practical application and delivered lectures, workshops, seminars and group work sessions.
- You’ll have the opportunity to explore the stock exchange and try your hand at investing, with our simulation trading tool ‘The Portfolio Game.’
- During your studies we’ll focus on the role of strategic management in organisations.
- You will get the chance to look at the key strategic management approaches that help managers deliver to their business objectives for both short term and long term scenarios.
Year 1 Core modules: Monetary and Financial Framework Investment and Portfolio Management Business Responsibility & Sustainability Strategy in Context Option modules: Choose two from a list which may include: E-Commerce Business and the Entrepreneur Environmental Policy Advanced Operations Management International Business
Study time on this course is spent in lectures, seminars, workshops etc. Study and assessments will be based on your choice of modules. Your module specification/course handbook will provide full details of the assessment criteria applying to your course.
How to apply
This is the deadline for applications to be completed and sent for this course. If the university or college still has places available you can apply after this date, but your application is not guaranteed to be considered.
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 for this course are normally one of the following: - HND Business or overseas equivalents (two years post baccalaureate) passed at 55% average - Successful completion of a foundation degree with 120 ECTS credits (or equivalent). If your first language is not English, you will need to meet the minimum requirements of an English Language qualification. The minimum for IELTS is 6.0 overall with no element lower than 5.5, or equivalent will be considered acceptable. Read more about the University’s entry requirements for students outside of the UK on our Where are you from information pages - https://www.hud.ac.uk/international/where-are-you-from/
There is no data available for this course. For further information visit the Discover Uni website.
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£9250||Year 1|
|Channel Islands||£9250||Year 1|
Additional fee information
Please see our website for full details of the scholarship http://www.hud.ac.uk/undergraduate/fees-and-finance/undergraduate-scholarships/
University of Huddersfield
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Huddersfield Business School - Admissions
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