Summary: This new top-up degree equips you with a comprehensive range of skills and knowledge to prepare you for a successful career in business and finance within a global context. You explore contemporary matters in business finance, including financial management and reporting as well as global issues affecting a range of sectors. You consider the strategic role of finance in business success, and be able to apply your learning to contribute to this success. Course summary: Modules are taught via lectures, seminars, practical workshops and group work. Teaching staff also adopt a range of web-based technologies to deliver module and programme content, assess, provide feedback and communicate with students. The programme is assessed via a variety of methods including assignments, examinations, group work, presentations and live practical projects. After the course: We provide an environment that allows you to build on and further develop the ‘extra’ practical employability characteristics that will make you more interesting to employers in the job market once you graduate. All top-up programmes are designed to incorporate employability skills development alongside your course. Our staff utilise their extensive business connections to provide many and varied opportunities to engage with potential employers through fairs, guest lecture sessions, live projects and site visits. In addition we offer a series of workshops and events that ensure all students are equipped with both degree level subject knowledge PLUS the practical skills that employers are looking for in new graduate recruits. Our award winning careers service works with regional and national employers to advertise graduate positions, in addition to providing post-graduation support for all Teesside University alumni.