University of Wales Trinity Saint David (UWTSD Lampeter and Carmarthen)

University of Wales Trinity Saint David (UWTSD)

Financial Management (Professional Learning and Development)

This programme provides educators with the opportunity to develop their technical competencies in the field of financial management and to immerse themselves in current issues in the fields of accounting and financial management. The aim is to support students as they develop their ability in teaching and understanding of student learning and their ability to make judgments about their professional educational practice. It will allow students the opportunity to develop their technical competencies in the field of financial management and to immerse themselves in current issues in the fields of accounting and financial management. It will also enable students to develop their skills and knowledge of the processes of teaching and learning.

Entry requirements

An Honours degree or equivalent. A professional qualification. Applicants who do not meet the above criteria may be admitted to the course provided they have significant professional or managerial experience deemed appropriate for the programme. Applicants who have a relevant professional accounting qualification (e.g. ACCA, CIMA, ACA ) at credit level 7 may be admitted with exemption from modules in part 1.

Course modules

Part 1: Financial management; strategic management; contemporary issues in corporate reporting; contemporary issues in performance management; corporate governance; leadership and management in education. Part 2: Dissertation; students are required to undertake an in-depth business research exercise. All students attend a research methods workshop.

Assessment methods

Modules are assessed by coursework. This may take various forms, work-based projects, small research projects, presentations, case study analysis and the dissertation.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time - 18 months
MSc Part-time - 28 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Swansea Business Campus Swansea SA4 11NE Wales

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