London Metropolitan University

Course Introduction

**Why study this course?**

Our Banking and Finance (including foundation year) BSc (Hons) degree acts as a springboard to enter the banking and finance industry if you find yourself without the entry requirements or necessary qualifications to start a standard undergraduate degree.

On this four-year course with a built-in foundation year (Year 0) you will begin by developing key academic and business skills during your foundation year before going on to examine the development, significance and challenges of banking and finance in the modern world during your subsequent years of study.

**More about this course**

Our Banking and Finance (including foundation year) BSc (Hons) degree acts as a springboard to enter the banking and finance industry if you find yourself without the entry requirements or necessary qualifications to start a standard undergraduate degree.

On this four-year course with a built-in foundation year (Year 0) you will begin by developing key academic and business skills during your foundation year before going on to examine the development, significance and challenges of banking and finance in the modern world during your subsequent years of study.

Course Modules

Example Year 0 modules include:

Introduction to Banking, Finance and Economics

Principles of Accounting

The Context of Business

Using and Managing Data and Information

Example Year 1 modules include:

Accounting

Contextualising Theory

Economics for Finance and Business

Introduction to Financial Markets and Institutions

Quantitative Methods for Banking, Finance and Economics

Example Year 2 modules include:

Bank Lending and the Legal Environment

Corporate Finance and Investment

Econometrics and Financial Modelling

Creating a Winning Business 1

Learning through Work

Economics and Ethics

Information Technology for Professional Practice

International Business and World Markets

Money and Banking

Statistical Methods and Modelling Markets

Example Year 3 modules include:

Empirical Research in Global Banking, Finance and Economics

International Finance

Creating a Winning Business 2

Learning through Work 2

Corporate Social Responsibility and Ethics

Development Economics and Emerging Markets

Economics of Human Resources

Economics of Multinational Business

Fin Instruments and Financial Engineering

Personal Finance

Professional Experience Year Placement

Start Date:

09/2020

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
4 years
Full Time
Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons) Other Fees