Taught at our Queen's Park Campus in Chester, this course offers aspiring and developing managers the opportunity to gain valuable knowledge, skills and understanding that can make a positive difference in the real business world.
Understanding the principles and practices of financial management enables an aspiring or developing manager to make better quality decisions, enabling potential for improved personal and organisational performance. This Finance pathway develops your in-depth understanding of the financial tools, techniques and controls available, and the ability to apply these at work.
Our course will help you to achieve your management aspirations by being relevant to the modern work environment. We combine academic study with workplace application, so you will get lots of opportunities to understand how to manage, and make management decisions, in the real world.
Extensive use of case studies will give you the chance to develop valuable skills and understanding that will provide you with a strategic appreciation of the many facets of management. Our tutors encourage discussion in class, so that you can gradually learn to form, express and defend your own opinions.
Modules have been carefully designed to provide you with a relevant set of skills, knowledge and understanding that will enable you to perform successfully, and this course has the potential to offer you a springboard to a new career.
Our modules focus on financial aspects of management, and include corporate finance and financial risk management. The focus is very much on the practical application of your knowledge and understanding, which should help you to make a significant contribution to a future employer.
You will learn by attending regular, scheduled sessions, which could be lectures, project work, presentations, discussions or case studies, as well as one-to-one sessions with your tutors.
The course includes six taught modules plus the Management Research Project.
Assessment of your learning could be through written assignments, in-class tests, examinations or presentations, as well as completion of an individual management report.
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