Business Management (Finance Management) - Foundation Degree

Course Code: TH1HE164
UCAS Code: N300

Next available course:

Start DateLocationDuration
10/09/2018University Centre2 YearsApply
09/09/2019University Centre2 YearsApply

Course Overview

Kick-start your career in financial management with our Foundation Degree in Business Management (Finance). With the emphasis on developing solid management and leadership skills, this programme also prioritises experiential learning through a 96-hour work placement. It benefits from Chartered Management Institute accreditation, allowing you to gain the Level 5 Diploma in Leadership and Management and eventually gain coveted Chartered Manager status. Progression to our one-year BA (Hons) top-up programme would lay the perfect foundation for careers such as financial manager, accounts supervisor, internal auditor or compliance manager. Past graduates are now working for blue-chip employers, including BAE, Tesco and the NHS.

Entry Requirements

To be eligible for this course you will need a minimum of 80 UCAS points (excluding Functional Skills) in an appropriate discipline.

We also consider applicants who can demonstrate relevant work/voluntary experience, on an individual basis.

Qualification Obtained

FdA Business Management (Financial Management) - Blackpool and The Fylde College

Career Options and Progression

Modules and Assessment

Teaching and Learning Methods

Teaching and learning methods incorporate problem-based learning, lectures, seminars, webinars, work-based learning and other interactive activities.

The focus is on supporting you to become an independent researcher, self-starter and lifelong learner with a high degree of employability. Our subject specialists will encourage you to read widely around your subject, providing guidance and expertise where needed.

Each week you will have 6 hours’ class-based sessions, 6 hours’ blended (online) delivery and 10 hours’ independent study.

Work Placement and Field Trips

Other Costs and Equipment Needed

Expert Tutors

All staff involved in the delivery of higher education courses within the College are approved to teach the subjects and modules they deliver. The approval process ensures that staff delivering a given programme are appropriately qualified and, where appropriate, possess relevant technical and industrial experience and professional practice.

Tuition Fees

Regulation and Accreditation

Terms and Conditions

Programme Handbook

Programme Specification

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