HND to DEGREE - Course information
Accounting and Finance – single Banking / Financial Services / Insurance / Investment
Accounting - joint - joints
Provides a sound conceptual foundation for a professional, These degree programs prepare students for a career in the
managerial or business career to help students understand financial services industry; provide them with life-long learning
current thinking, analyse current problems in accounting and skills and focuses on the study of financial institutions, their
finance and help them deal with the rapidly changing business management and the environment in which they operate.
environment. It enables students to enhance their employability
and/or gain admission to a masters programme or study for a
Banking - http://www.londonmet.ac.uk/ugstudy/courses/bnk.cfm
professional qualification. The core modules of the course
Financial Services -
satisfy some of the requirements of the Chartered Association of
Certified Accountants (ACCA), Chartered Institute of
Insurance - http://www.londonmet.ac.uk/ugstudy/courses/ins.cfm
Management Accountants (CIMA) and the Institute of Chartered
Accountants of England and Wales. Students can use the
designate modules on the course to gain further exemptions
from ACCA and CIMA.
Business Management – single (day or evening only)
Web links: The BA (Hons) Business Management course is a single
Accounting & Finance - honours course that provides students with a thorough
http://www.londonmet.ac.uk/ugstudy/structures/singles/acf4.cfm knowledge and understanding of the key subjects relevant to a
Accounting joints - career in business management in the widest possible context.
http://www.londonmet.ac.uk/ugstudy/courses/acc.cfm This course has been newly developed as part of London
Metropolitan Business School’s re-design of its degrees in
Banking and Finance - single business and management in 2008. As such, your Business
The programme encompasses at its core the four pillars of Management degree course will enable you to study a number
financial services: banking, investment, insurance and law. of leading-edge business subjects as well as allowing you to
The integration and globalisation of these areas is embedded explore innovative and contemporary themes relevant to the
in the course as is the behaviour of financial services modern-day business environment.
providers, customers, regulators and governments. A strong
emphasis is placed upon the application of the students’
knowledge and self-reflection.
Business Economics – single/joint
The degree programme provides students with work
experience in the financial sector in order to enhance future Your studies will focus mainly on economic and business
employability. analysis, but they will also involve quantitative work, economic
history, IT-related tasks, philosophical and political thought
Web link and other fields too numerous to mention.
http://www.londonmet.ac.uk/ugstudy/structures/singles/bfn4.cfm City - BSc
HND to DEGREE - Course information
North - BA vi) an awareness of the international dimension
Web link Web link http://www.londonmet.ac.uk/ugstudy/courses/bus.cfm
http://www.londonmet.ac.uk/ugstudy/courses/bec2.cfm Business Information Technology Management –
single/joint (North only)
Business Enterprise (Top Up) - single This degree allows you to develop an understanding of
This exciting degree was developed to respond to the needs of computer applications within the context of contemporary
business for graduates with the skills to generate creative business issues. At level 3, the modules you study are key
ideas for products, processes and services either within advanced topics in business computing.
existing organisations or by starting up their own business.
Business in the 21st century requires people with the Web Link
creativity, imagination and the skills of innovation to identify http://www.londonmet.ac.uk/ugstudy/courses/itm.cfm
rapidly changing customer needs, as well as the people skills
to successfully manage teams around them to innovate Business Law – joint (North only)
effectively. The degree examines the various technical The course covers topical areas of law and places law in a
disciplines of business from the focused perspective of business context. An innovative law team teaches the subject
applying the disciplines to realise the power of new ideas. whose research interests include employment law, company
law, international trade law, equal opportunities, intellectual
Students who have completed an HND/C, Foundation degree property and e-commerce. There is a wide range of combined
or levels one and two of other degree courses, are eligible to programmes available including, Business Law &
join the Business Enterprise Accelerated One Year Top-Up Management, Business Law & International Business and
programme. See handbook for further information. Business Law & Music & Media Management.
Web link Web Link
Economic Studies – single
Business - joint Economics / International Economics – single/joint
Specifically the degree will address the following issues; Your studies will focus mainly on economic analysis, but they
will also involve quantitative work, economic history, IT-related
i) an appreciation of the business environment in tasks, philosophical and political thought and other fields too
a global context numerous to mention.
ii) a knowledge of theory and practice relating to
major functional areas of business Web links
iii) applications of decision-making techniques Economic Studies -
iv) understanding strategic http://www.londonmet.ac.uk/ugstudy/structures/singles/ecs4.cfm
HND to DEGREE - Course information
Economics - resources. It has been designed to show how the application
http://www.londonmet.ac.uk/ugstudy/courses/ecn.cfm of the discipline can enrich our understanding of different
International Economics - management strategies, provide practical insights into their
http://www.londonmet.ac.uk/ugstudy/courses/iec.cfm operation and enable you to evaluate alternative approaches
and policies. Within this framework it focuses particularly on
Finance – single / Financial Economics – single/joint developing your appreciation of the key issues confronted in
International Economics and Finance - single managing people, the challenges posed by an increasingly
Your studies will focus mainly on economic and financial globalised and ever-changing economy and the range of
analysis, but they will also involve quantitative work, economic interventions open to HRM practitioners. In the process the
history, IT-related tasks, philosophical and political thought course aims to enable you to acquire the skills you will need
and other fields too numerous to mention. as a prospective manager whether you wish to work in the
commercial, public or voluntary sectors.
Finance - Web link
Financial Economics - Insurance - single
http://www.londonmet.ac.uk/ugstudy/courses/fec.cfm This degree is specialised in that it contains a substantial
Intl Economics & Finance - insurance element including Chartered Insurance Institute
http://www.londonmet.ac.uk/ugstudy/structures/singles/ief4.cfm subjects. However, the structure of the course recognises that
insurance is part of the broader financial services sector and
Financial Services - single the course attempts to present an academically rigorous
The focus is on the behaviour of financial markets and insurance course in a financial services context.
institutions including that of consumers, regulators and
governments. The integration of the different areas and the The course focus of the degree is on the areas of insurance,
globalisation of financial services are themes which are banking, investment and law. Additionally there is coverage of
embedded in the course. A strong emphasis is placed upon important dimensions of the activity of insurance through
the application of the students’ knowledge and self-reflection. modules on Risk Analysis and Control, Risk Financing,
Commercial Insurance and International Insurance Law. The
integration and globalisation of these areas is embedded in the
course as is the behaviour of financial services providers,
customers, regulators and governments. A strong emphasis is
Human Resource Management - single (North only)
placed upon the application of the students’ knowledge and
and joint self reflection.
The course aims to provide you with a thorough understanding
of what is increasingly seen as the key to organisational and Web link
business success, namely the management of its human http://www.londonmet.ac.uk/ugstudy/structures/singles/ins4.cfm
HND to DEGREE - Course information
International Business – single (North only) and joint and Transport — the industry's leading international
This multidisciplinary degree will provide you with a sound professional body.
grounding in business education that focuses on international Web Links
business activity. The course will help you to acquire an in- http://www.londonmet.ac.uk/ugstudy/structures/jointse-k/tmg2-
depth understanding of specific features in organisations, from tvm2.cfm
management processes to the external environments of
international businesses. It will explain how international Management – single (North only) /joint
businesses have contributed to the process of globalisation The course aims to enable you to develop an in-depth
and how they respond to the challenges posed by the global understanding of the nature and processes of management.
economy. From the practice of project management and organisational
studies to the analysis of critical stances on managerial work,
There is a wide range of optional modules which provide this course covers key topics that are of direct relevance to
scope for studying a foreign language. The Department has a anyone seeking a career in management. We will also help
strong research base and a thriving alumni community that you to develop your practical management skills and show you
helps maintain links with employers and City institutions. The how to apply business theories and strategies.
course also develops your employability skills in business. Web link http://www.londonmet.ac.uk/ugstudy/courses/mgt.cfm
http://www.londonmet.ac.uk/ugstudy/courses/inb.cfm Marketing – single/joint
The philosophy of the BA Marketing honours programme is to
International Tourism Management and Travel provide students with a rigorous undergraduate education in
Management – joint course (North only) Marketing whilst providing a suitable foundation from which
This course provides you with an excellent foundation in UK students can build a range of Marketing careers both in the
and international tourism policy making, tourism planning and private and the public sectors. Whilst marketing has
the socio-cultural issues arising from tourist activities. You will traditionally been restricted to the domain of the private sector
also acquire sound management skills that will help prepare there are now many opportunities in the public sector and
you for a career in this changing sector. With the vocational 'quasi private sector' (e.g. trust organisations) for marketing
element of the course, which focuses on current issues for careers. In pursuit of this objective the Course has been
users as well as providers of passenger transport by air, sea, designed to provide an academically coherent programme of
road and rail at the local, national and international level undergraduate studies, which will also gain exemptions from
provides an in-depth look into both industries. the examinations of the Chartered Institute of Marketing.
Additionally, the new Course permits students to choose a
The University is one of the leading centres for global tourism wider range of specialist aspects of Marketing and acts as a
research and the course draws upon the knowledge and vehicle for supporting their academic and career development
resources generated by this research endeavour. The course in the field of Marketing.
also enjoys a close association with the Institute of Logistics Web link