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Financial Studies LIBF at South Hunsley School and Sixth Form College

Course description

Financial Studies will help you learn how to apply the appropriate solutions from the wide range of products and services available within the dynamic and constantly evolving financial services marketplace. 

Course content

What will I learn?Year 12 (Certificate) 

You will learn why money matters, the nature of financial risk and reward and how to make personal financial judgements. Year 12 is all about you as an individual; how to manage and organise your finances and how to best prepare for the future.

Year 13 (Diploma)

You will use your developing analysis and evaluation skills to investigate how financial organisations meet individuals’ and organisations’ needs and want, what it is like to work in a large financial institution and how to be an active and empowered financial consumer in today’s society.

The Basics...
  • Learn how to make informed financial decisions
  • Prepare for professional and working environments


The course is strongly supported by a detailed range of electronic resources on the LIBF website which is made available to all students enrolled on the course. The course is examined throughout the year; you will sit 2 exams for each unit and have the opportunity to re-sit the exams should you want to further improve your grade.

Future opportunities

Future careers

  • Accountancy
  • Finance Sector
  • Business Sector 

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact South Hunsley School and Sixth Form College directly.

Last updated date: 28 September 2017

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