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?

Qualification Type Other Regulated/Accredited Qualification
Qualification Level Level 3
Course type Full Time


This course is the equivalent of 1 A-level and has been designed as a full two-year programme.

The LIBF Diploma in Financial Studies is an Applied General qualification. It is for students who want to continue their education through applied learning. Those students who wish to take this qualification will have successfully completed a Level 2 programme of learning with GCSEs or vocational qualifications. The qualification aims to provide a wide-ranging study of the sector. 


Year 1

Financial Capability for the Immediate and Short Term

Financial Capability for the Medium and Long Term

Year 2

Sustainability of an Individual’s Finances

Sustainability of the Financial Services System

How will it be delivered?

Assessment is a combination of assignments set and marked by school, tasks set and marked by Pearson and a written exam set and marked by Pearson (External assessment 58%).

Entry requirements

5 GCSE’s grade 4, including English and Maths.

Your next steps...

This qualification is useful when pursuing a wide range of careers in the world of Finance or to go onto Higher Education at University.