University of Derby

801–1000 th
World University Rankings 2019
201–250 th
Young University Rankings 2018
Kedleston Road, Derby, Derbyshire, DE22 1GB, United Kingdom

Finance with Foundation Year

**BSc (Hons) Finance with Foundation Year** **Put your financial career on a firm footing with this progressive course. The Foundation Year route to the BSc (Hons) Finance is designed for those who aren’t quite ready to join the honours degree right away, and would like to build their knowledge and confidence first.** **Why choose this course?** Studying with us helps you hit the ground running in a high-powered financial role. You’ll apply financial and economic theories to real-world business problems; become adept in handling financial accounts and statements; and develop your understanding of how financial management fits within an organisation’s overall strategy. **Is this course for you?** If you feel you’d like greater knowledge and confidence before embarking on the BSc (Hons) Finance, the Foundation Year offers an invaluable introduction to core concepts plus academic study skills. It allows you to achieve the full honours degree in four years. **How you will learn** You’ll complete financial consultancy and economic research projects for businesses, take part in problem-solving seminars, and analyse real-world case studies. In our Bloomberg Financial Markets Lab, you’ll work with the same technology and data used by finance professionals worldwide. **Opportunities and experiences** There are opportunities to undertake placements and internships, study abroad with our international partners, meet industry leaders at networking events, and showcase your knowledge in high-profile trading competitions. You can also gain the Bloomberg Market Concepts Certificate alongside your degree. **Careers and employability** BSc (Hons) Finance gives you a stand-out CV at a time of growing demand for high-calibre finance professionals. With your advanced economic analysis skills and capacity for independent thought, you’ll be well placed to join top graduate management and financial training schemes.

  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Science/BSc
  • Study mode
    Full-time including foundation year
  • Duration
    4 years
  • Start date
    2018-09-01
  • Location
    Main Site,Derby
  • Fees & Finances
  • EU Year 1 £9,250
  • England Year 1 £9,250
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £9,250
  • Scotland Year 1 £9,250
  • Wales Year 1 £9,250
  • Channel Islands Year 1 £9,250
  • International Year 1 £11,750
  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Science/BSc
  • Study mode
    Full-time including foundation year
  • Duration
    4 years
  • Start date
    2019-09-01
  • Location
    Main Site,Derby
  • Fees & Finances
  • EU Year 1 £9,250
  • England Year 1 £9,250
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £9,250
  • Scotland Year 1 £9,250
  • Wales Year 1 £9,250
  • Channel Islands Year 1 £9,250
  • International Year 1 £13,250