The Business Management and Finance BA (Hons) programme at DMU is a career-focused practical course. The Business Management modules give you a broad understanding of business concepts, models and methods, with an increased focus on strategic management as you progress through the course. The Finance modules develop your analytical and problem solving skills in areas such as investments, corporate finance and financial markets.
**- Opportunity to gain exemptions from some professional accounting body exams**
Including the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants, subject to module choice
**'Bloomberg Trading Room' with access to industry standard software**
analyse real-time share price and company performance to gain a practical insight into markets and trading
**- Benefit from the expertise of our lecturers, many of whom have worked in business**
and bring real-world experience into the classroom
**- Innovative assessments designed to build your confidence**
and enhance your creative, organisational and communication skills; all highly sought after skills by employers
**- Placements opportunities with local, national and global companies**
like Cummins, Vauxhall, Siemens, Ernest Young, the NHS and Pfizer
**- Graduates employed by leading brands in graduate roles**
such as Commercial Finance Analyst at Red Bull, Auditor at KPMG, Cost Technician at PepsiCo, Tax Processor at Grant Thornton and Financial Criminal Analyst at Barclays
**- Enjoy an international experience with #DMUglobal**
trips have included Copenhagen, New York, Berlin, San Diego and Toronto
YEAR ONE: Financial Accounting, Mathematics for Finance, Statistics and Probability Theory for Finance, Professional Communications, Understanding Business, Principles of Marketing
YEAR TWO: Management and Strategy, Econometrics, Corporate Finance**, Equity and Fixed Income Valuation, Plus option modules from the following indicative list: Business Research Issues, Progressive Franchising, Financial Markets and Institutions, Organisational Management, People Management, European Business Issues, Working Capital Management, Risk Management
YEAR THREE: Contemporary Business Issues, Investments and Portfolio Management, Financial Econometrics, Financial Derivatives, Advanced Corporate Finance**, Plus option modules from the following indicative list: Crisis and Business Continuity Management, Strategy and Management Dissertation, Global Strategic Management, Critical HRM* * Only applicable to those students who have undertaken a placement year. ** ACCA exemption module
You will be taught through a combination of lectures, tutorials, seminars, group work and self-directed study. Assessment is through coursework (presentations, essays and reports) and usually an exam or test, which is typically weighted as follows in your first year:
These assessment weightings are indicative only. The exact weighting may vary depending on option modules chosen by students and teaching methods deployed by the academic member of staff each year. Indicative assessment weighting and assessment type per module are shown as part of the module information. Again these are based on the current academic session.
Application deadline details:
De Montfort University is brilliant for those wanting to express their creative skills through a degree. The university itself is just 10 minutes from the city centre and with shops almost on campus itself there is a choice of places to grab a bite to eat for those students nights where cooking isn't an option. As for nightlife the The city's pubs and clubs are close to the uni, most are on one street so walkingis no worry. If you're new to Leicester then you can check out some of its sights, including one of England's largest markets under one roof. You can get a student ticket for a football or rugby match, visit one of the city's old real ale pubs, or get some retail therapy in one of two shopping centres.
Set for Year 1 for EU at £9,250
Set for Year 1 for England at £9,250
Set for Year 1 for Northern Ireland at £9,250
Set for Year 1 for Scotland at £9,250
Set for Year 1 for Wales at £9,250
Set for Year 1 for International at £13,250
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