Finance A-level at Dixons Allerton Academy
Year 12 CeFS. This course develops knowledge of and skills in personal financial management.
Year 13 Dip FS. The Diploma is an extension of the Certificate and looks in more detail at personal financial management and reaching targets using financial products.
Looks at the needs, wants and aspirations of individuals and how at different stages of life they can move towards these with careful selection of financial products. It also looks at the nature of money, the operation of the banking system and sources of advice and the sales methods used in the industry. This work is divided into three units.
The second unit breaks away from the focus on the individual and looks at how businesses like insurance companies, banks, building societies, etc. design and develop products and market them. The final unit puts together learning from both course and allows scholars to make complex and practical decisions about managing money through a lifetime.
Grade 5 in English and Maths
Careers and Opportunities for Further Study
Career in Business or Banking
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Dixons Allerton Academy directly.