This course covers how an individual can create sustainable finances, including savings, borrowing and investment products.? Additionally how a budget works in the short, medium and long term, incorporating how to manage savings for aspirations.? The second part of the course concentrates on the sustainability of the providers and how they behave ethically and abide by EU and UK legislation. A student will learn about ethical investments, corporate social responsibility, marketing and advertising and how these benefit both an individuals and a providers overall sustainability.
|Qualification name||Diploma in Financial Studies|
|Awarding organisation||The London Institute of Banking and Finance|
|Course type||Classroom based|
|Course start date||9th September 2024|
|Cost description||Funded for 16-18 year olds. Potential funding for 19+ learners depending on age and qualifications. Advanced Learner Loans possible for eligible 19+ students not qualifying for funding.|
A minimim of five GCSEs at grade 4 or above, including one of English Language or Maths OR a BTEC Diploma at Level 2 or above and GCSE English Language or Maths at grade 4 or above. Further specific information for course and course combinations are available on the USP Website.
Units - Financial Capability for the intermediate and short term / Financial Capability for th emedium and long term / Sustainability of the individual?s finances / Sustainability of the financial services systems.