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Ulster University Foundation Degree in Financial Services Management

Ulster University

Level 5

Description

The overall aim of this programme is to provide a sufficiently broad education in the Financial Services sector that will ensure the degree holders are well equipped for further career enhancement. Learners will attain a combination of technical, academic knowledge and transferable skills that employers locally are demanding. This is currently a skill area that has substantial employment potential.

Schedule

Duration: Session dependent
Hours per Week: Session dependent
Total Hours: Session dependent
Day(s): Session dependent
Start Time: Session dependent
End Time: Session dependent

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Course Content

Year 1 modules include: Personal and Professional Development with Finance; Economic Environment of Business; Financial Maths and Statistics; Introduction to Marketing and Financial Services; Law and Ethical Standards; and Principles of Accounting. Year 2 modules include: Finance and Investment Analysis; Corporate Governance; Financial Accounting; Management Accounting; and Work Based Learning.

Assessment Method

Learners will be assessed using a variety of methods including coursework, and/or examination. A number of techniques appropriate to the profession are also used to measure Learners progress including observational assessments, interviews, research methods and presentations.

Progression Opportunities

Progression from this Foundation Degree may take the form of either a career as a professional within the Financial Services Industry or the subsequent pursuit of a higher level academic qualification, for example Ulster University BSc Hons Degree in Business with Accounting or Ulster University BA in Business Administration.

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Entry Requirements

Minimum of 72 UCAS tariff points (180 in old UCAS tariff points). Four GCSE passes or equivalent including a minimum of a C in English and a B in Maths. Qualifications equivalent to 72 UCAS tariff points or approved Access course qualification. Refer to general entry requirements.

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Course Costs

Total Fee Session dependent
Reduced Fee Session dependent

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Sessions

Below are the sessions that are available for this course.

Full-Time
Campus: Omagh
Week Starting: 18 September 2017
Time: 00:00–00:00
Fee: £2,500.00
Reduced Fee: £0.00
Places Available: 0
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Part-Time
Campus: Omagh
Week Starting: 18 September 2017
Time: 09:00–18:00
Fee: £225.00
Reduced Fee: £0.00
Places Available: 0
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