This course is suitable for anyone interested in a career in finance. The T Level is a 2 year programme and will include a 9 week (minimum) industry placement and a Technical Qualification, where you will also choose your specialist occupation.
|Qualification name||T Level in Finance|
|Course start date||1st September 2023|
|Course Type||Classroom based|
|Cost description||T Levels are currently only available to 16-19 year olds. Contact us for details of other suitable courses.|
There are no national entry requirements for starting a T Level. These are set by the individual college or school. Contact us to find out more.
You will develop an understanding of the finance sector, including: Business environment – a general understanding of business models, tax laws, fundamental business principles and drivers for change Fundamentals of financial accounting – an understanding of elementary financial principles, concepts and practices and how this content links to relevant accounting, bookkeeping, and business mathematics requirements Professionalism and ethics - an understanding of professional conduct and responsibilities in the workplace and ethical dilemmas for the individual, organisation and professional Data driven innovation and analytics and design thinking – an awareness of key requirements of a data governance framework and understand the main contemporary visualisation tools and when they are best used to support decision making In addition to the core content, each student will also complete at least one module of occupation-specific content: Retail and commercial banking analyst Investment banking and asset and wealth management analyst Insurance practitioner Financial compliance/risk analyst
Your learning will combine classroom theory and practical learning and include 9 weeks (minimum) of industry placement. The placement will provide you with real experience of the workplace.
Your core knowledge and skills will be assessed through exams and an employer-set project. You'll work with your tutor to decide when you're ready to be assessed on the core. Assessment of occupational specialist knowledge and skills will vary depending on the occupation. It may involve tests, practical assignments and projects. Your occupational specialist knowledge and skills will be assessed in the second year.
Career options might include working as a finance controller, underwriter or specialist advisor. Speak to your careers adviser to find out more. You can also use this T Level to progress to a related higher-level apprenticeship or course of study at a higher level, including a university degree.
|Name||City of Stoke-on-Trent Sixth Form College|
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