University of Bedfordshire

University of Bedfordshire

Finance and Business Management

The course enables students to acquire the knowledge and skills to operate effectively in the accounting and finance arena and to face real issues challenging professionals today; it is designed for students who are new to accounting and finance, and who wish to develop a more strategic and integrated approach to finance and business; during the course students develop the skills required to adapt appropriate strategic responses to different market environments through the study of organisations; they also become able to understand the impact of contextual forces on organisations, including: legal systems; corporate governance; and ethical, economic and environmental change issues; their knowledge becomes wider also of the financing of organisations, including the: sources; uses; and management of finance and the use of accounting for managerial and financial reporting; on this course students study: the management and development of people within organisations; the impact of information systems; the use of relevant communication within the global economy; and how cultural differences affect buying behaviour and marketing approaches.

Entry requirements

Good Honours degree or equivalent.

Course modules

Areas of study students may cover on this course include: corporate finance; issues in financial reporting; business communication; financial analysis; marketing; business data analysis; managing people; digital business management; applied management project.

Assessment methods

Assessment consists of essays; reports; presentations; examinations; and group based work.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 6,000 per Year 1 (EU) 15 months
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 6,000 per Year 1 (England) 15 months
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 11,000 per Year 1 (International) 15 months
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 6,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 15 months
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 6,000 per Year 1 (Scotland) 15 months
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 6,000 per Year 1 (Wales) 15 months
MSc Full-time November 2016 GBP 6,000 per Year 1 (EU) 15 months
MSc Full-time November 2016 GBP 6,000 per Year 1 (England) 15 months
MSc Full-time November 2016 GBP 11,000 per Year 1 (International) 15 months
MSc Full-time November 2016 GBP 6,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 15 months
MSc Full-time November 2016 GBP 6,000 per Year 1 (Scotland) 15 months
MSc Full-time November 2016 GBP 6,000 per Year 1 (Wales) 15 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Luton Campus Luton LU1 3JU South East

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01234 400400