University of East London

Degree level: Undergraduate

Banking and Finance

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Course summary

The BSc (Hons) Banking and Finance aims to give you a rigorous grounding in the core concepts, knowledge and skills of Banking and Finance through the thorough examination of the specialist literature in these areas and the practical use of data collection and analysis. The modules in this course consist of a variety of learning approaches including scheduled lectures and seminars, in-class workshops, computer practicals, Bloomberg trading sessions, case studies and guest lectures from leading practitioners. The programme content is closely mapped to the Chartered Institute for Securities and Investment (CISI) and plan to get the accreditation. This programme is designed to give you the opportunity to intellectually synthesise an understanding of the role, operation and function of markets and financial institutions. You’ll develop academic knowledge of the major theoretical tools and theories of finance, and their relevance and application to theoretical and practical problems. Enhance your analytical ability in interpreting financial data, including that arising in the context of the firm or household from accounting statements and data generated in financial markets. Your ability to engage in critically reflective practice will help foster personal development and life-long learning. We aim to educate and practically train you for a career in Finance and Banking or to pursue doctoral studies.

Course details

Assessment method

You will be assessed by a range of assessments including exams, coursework, and portfolio development.


How to apply

Application codes

Course code:
N490
Institution code:
E28
Campus name:
Stratford Campus
Campus code:
S

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

For detailed information on entry requirements for our courses, please see the individual course pages. We consider a range of UK and worldwide qualifications at the appropriate level and also take relevant work experience into account when considering an application. Many courses have a Foundation Year option for those students whose qualifications do not meet the BA or BSc entry requirements. Applicants should have, or be working towards, grade C in GCSE English and Mathematics (or equivalent Level 2 qualification such as Functional Skills Level 2 in English and Mathematics or Key Skills Level 2 in Application of Number and Communication) Entry requirements are intended only as a guide for applicants. They are not a guarantee of an offer, nor of the conditions that may apply. When making a decision on your academic suitability, we will make an assessment of you as an individual and will use information other than qualifications; which may include predicted grades, performance at Level 2, relevant work experience, previous study at degree level, personal statement, references and any portfolio, written test or interview, to make our decision. If you have any questions, please contact a member of our Applicant Relations Team from Monday to Friday (9am–5pm) on +44 (0) 20 8223 3333 or email [email protected]


Unistats information

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1
Channel Islands £9250 Year 1
EU £13740 Year 1
International £13740 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
Banking and Finance at University of East London - UCAS