This course is ideal for students wishing to advance their knowledge, skills and career prospects in business and finance. It enables you to convert your business, finance or accounting related HND or degree credits into an honours degree in business and finance. The structure of this course is very flexible. You choose which modules to study according to your strengths, interests and career aims. The range of modules on offer includes • accounting • financial management • risk management • investment • foreign languages. We emphasise developing practical skills and business understanding alongside academic knowledge. We teach through projects and case studies related to real life organisations and scenarios and current affairs. You develop your skills and abilities in • problem solving • decision making • numerical calculations and analysis • negotiation • research • project management. You also build on your analytical, communication and teamwork skills through a range of individual and group projects and presentations. These are core skills employers look for in graduates. **Work placements in the UK and overseas** In year two, you have the opportunity to apply the skills you’ve gained by taking a one-year paid work placement. This is a great way to improve your industry knowledge with real insight and experience. It also enables you to build an eye catching CV to impress future employers, and many students find jobs with their placement companies after graduating. Due to our strong relationships with regional, national and international employers, we can help you to secure a great placement opportunity and support you while you are there. There are no tuition fees for the placement year and you are paid a salary by your employer.