|Study location||United Kingdom, Treforest Campus|
|Type||Final year and top-up, full-time|
|Nominal duration||1 years|
|Tuition fee||To be confirmed|
High school / secondary education (or higher)
Successful completion of a HND or equivalent qualification i.e. Foundation Degree in a relevant subject
The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English.
Often you can get a suitable transcript from your school. If this is not the case, you will need official translations along with verified copies of the original.
IELTS: 6.0 (with a minimum of 5.5 in each component)
At least 1 reference(s) must be provided.
A motivation letter must be added to your application.
Specifically designed for students who have already obtained a HND or equivalent qualification, the BA (Hons) Business and Finance (Top Up) allows you to gain a full bachelor degree in less than a year.
Offering you the opportunity to gain key transferable skills highly prized by employers and valued in industry, this Business and Fnance degree provides a great pathway for anyone wishing embark on a career in financial sector. Through a diet of modules that includes core business study alongside specialist finance options, you will examine the role of marketing within business exploring the world of corporate finance and issues relating to the management of finance in an international context.
During this one year Business and Finance course you will examine core aspects of business such as business strategy and communication in a global context, whilst also getting the chance to conduct an investigation into a business problem that allows you to apply your business acumen to a real life scenario.
In addition to studying four core business modules that will broaden your understanding of how businesses operate, you will also study two additional modules specialising in finance.
Core business modules:
Business Research Project
Specialist finance modules:
Accounting Theory and Practice
Principles of Corporate Finance
From Account Managers and Senior Financial Planners to Mortgage Consultants, this top up course in finance underpins the knowledge needed to embark on a successful career in the financial sector. Designed to further enhance your employability by adding to your existing portfolio of qualifications, the degree will also give you the opportunity to gain access to various professional bodies in business.
Recognising the need for our graduates to be able to stand out in a competitive jobs market, the University of South Wales has developed a series of employability initiatives that exist within each academic Faculty.