Journal of Business and Finance is an open access international journal. A 6-12 week placement in firms within sectors such as corporate finance, asset management, insurance, trade associations and financial media can significantly improve your job prospects upon graduating. Not only will this give you the opportunity to apply what you learn in lectures, you’ll gain insight into current matters in the sector. You’ll also develop your professional skills, like teamwork, communication and problem-solving, which will make you a more rounded, employable candidate when it comes to securing a job.
This module gives an overview of the principles of human resource management (HRM) and the evolution of the HR function. It provides a grounding in the key constructs and principles in HRM so that these may examined from a comparative perspective in MMM079 or from a critical perspective in MMM048 (Managing People and Organisations). It considers approaches to HR strategy, as well as key HR processes.
A recent study by the Australian Financial Review found that CSU graduates had the highest median salaries in Australia ($60,600) within four months of graduating compared with other universities. A suite of online Excel training modules, a personalised training plan, model spreadsheets and video tutorials helping you to minimise spreadsheet risk and increase competency in this essential business tool. Through the online community and the weekly blogs you’ll be learning from recognised experts who use, train and consult on Excel.
In the final year, students have the opportunity to examine financial management at an advanced level and can tailor their degree by selecting from a range of options aligned to individual interested and career ambitions. This builds on the financial and management accounting concepts that you studied in the first year. You will learn how accounts are used to present information that can be applied by senior staff responsible for key decisions in an organisation.
A good first or second class UK honours degree, or overseas equivalent, will usually be required. Applicants with relevant experience or professional qualifications will also be considered. Designed for future leaders & succesful entrepreneurs, LSBF’s MBA,Msc Finance, and MSc Marketing programmes have a wide range of specialist pathways with a personal approach to each student’s need.