Open to UK and EU students only, our BSc Financial Management (including foundation year) will be suitable for you, if your academic qualifications do not yet meet our entrance requirements for an undergraduate course, and you want a programme that takes you to the right academic level as well as improves your English language and academic skills. This four-year course includes a foundation year (Year Zero) ,followed by a further three years of undergraduate study. An efficient financial sector is often regarded as essential for a dynamic economy. Issues that you address on our finance courses include: What are the links between the recent credit crunch and sub-prime mortgages? How do hedge funds trade and do they destabilise the financial system? Why do stock markets crash? Our courses include modules in corporate finance, asset pricing, risk management, and portfolio management that allow you to have informed opinions on the above questions. You are able to choose options in accounting and management that complement our specialist courses in finance.