Diploma in Financial Studies

Business, Administration and Law

Business, Administration and Law
Business, Administration and Law
We are only accepting one application per candidate.

What will you be working towards?

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Qualification Type Course Provider Certificate
Qualification Level Level 3
Course type Full Time

Overview

There is no escaping the singular importance of money, so learning how to manage money is of critical importance to all businesses, schools, charities and individuals. On the LIBF Diploma in Financial studies you will learn about the variety of financial products that are available, the importance of concepts such as risk and return, the consequences of poor financial decision making and how to make financial decision for the short-, medium- and long-term.

Details

Unit 1: Financial Capability for the Immediate and Short Term
Financial Products, Impact of Poor Decision Making, Impact of Legislation and Regulation, Changing Financial Needs

Unit 2: Financial Capability for the Medium and Long Term
Financial Planning, Financial Footprints, Risk and Return, Islamic Banking, Individual Circumstances and Attitudes

Unit 3: Sustainability of an Individual’s Finances
Importance of financial sustainability and develops key skills to ensure that an individual’s financial capability is sustained over a period of time.

Unit 4: Sustainability of the Financial Services System
Explores the financial services system and looks at how financial services providers work and compete, their priorities and responses to external influences in maintaining financial sustainability.

How will it be delivered?

Unit 1: Computer-based multiple choice exam (45 m) and written exam (1h 45 m)

Unit 2: Computer-based multiple choice exam (45 m) and written exam (1h 45 m)

Unit 3: Computer-based multiple choice exam (45 m) and written exam (1h 45 m)

Unit 4: Computer-based multiple choice exam (1 h) and written exam (2h)

Component 1: Computer-based multiple choice exam (1 h) and written exam (2h)

Entry requirements

GCSE Mathematics, English or Business grade 6


Successful Finance students will have an interest in money and how to manage it effectively. They will be able to use a range of strategies to analyse a situation from a number of angles in order to reach well-justified decisions.

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