Business and Finance are inseparable. That’s why we have a course that prepares you for both areas, giving you the perfect skills to adapt to the industry. It’s ideal if you are looking to grow your business knowledge and financial management skills. 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 ideal if you are interested in developing business knowledge and financial management skills.
The BA/BSc (Hons) Business and Finance degree focuses on the financial aspects of business operations and has been developed to give you a strong foundation on which to build a career in either the finance or business sectors. Graduates with specialised financial knowledge and sound business skills are highly desirable and this course will provide you with a solid platform on which to build your career.
Studying Business as part of your course allows you to gain a firm understanding of the role of business in society and develop knowledge of the main functional areas; accounting, marketing and human resources through a creative mix of academic study, skills development and practical training. This can lead to a wide range of careers, but also allows focus on one functional area for more specific career prospects. The opportunity to combine Finance with a range of other subjects through the Business and combinations programme will allow you to develop a full understanding of how finance can impact upon other areas of business.
BA/BSc (Hons) Business and Finance degree will help you to 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.
Finance is a dynamic field, focusing on the borrowing, lending and investing of money by individuals, financial institutions, business and government organisations. Professional financiers administer the finance function of organisations, analysing and interpreting information to assess their needs and provide advice.
With BA/BSc (Hons) Business and Finance degree you will develop the skills to analyse business portfolios and provide recommendations for best financial returns. In this course you have the opportunity to listen to real-world practitioners as they explain how the value of investments changes over time.
You will learn core concepts and skills in finance related to project evaluation, capital structure, security analysis and pricing, portfolio management, international finance and risk management.
Course Length: 3 years / 4 years including Foundation year;
Start dates: January / May / September