Comments about MSc in Business Analysis and Finance - At the institution - Leicester - Leicestershire
For graduates who wish to apply their understanding of economics to the analysis of business problems and finance. It offers training in quantitative techniques and their application to problems in business strategy, organisation and finance, with computer training in data analysis and business problem solving.
Entry requirements Students should have a good second class honours degree or equivalent from a recognised university.
MSc in Business Analysis and Finance
-Principles of Finance
-Quantitative Methods for Business and Finance
-The Macroeconomic Environment
-Economics of Organisation
Option modules (two from the following):
-International Money and Finance
-Financial Statement Analysis
-Financial Risk Management
Teaching and assessment methods
Teaching is by a variety of lectures and seminars. Assessment is by written examination, assessed coursework, presentation, and a dissertation. The percentage of the final mark awarded for the continuously assessed component varies across modules. There are eight taught modules examined in January and June followed by a 15,000 word dissertation written over the period July to September