Introduction
 
Bachelor of Business Administration with Honours in Finance and Risk Management is designed to provide theoretical and practical knowledge in various aspects of risk management for those who wish to pursue their careers as an investment analyst, risk manager, compliance manager or specialist in corporate finance and risk management. It aims to equip students with the skills to become financial and risk professionals in the current era. On top of acquiring integrated financial knowledge, students will also be trained through an interdisciplinary approach spanning the areas of entrepreneurship, financial management and risk management. It is expected to enhance students’ problem-solving skills and analytical mind-set which are the key elements driving the employability of the students.
 
This programme is a Chartered Financial Analysts (CFA) Institute University Affiliation Program. This status is granted to institutions whose degree program incorporates a significant portion of the CFA Program Candidate Body of Knowledge (CBOK), which provides students with a solid grounding in the CBOK and positions them well to sit for the CFA exams.
 
Programme Intended Learning Outcomes
  1. Explain and critically review business theories and concepts to identify issues, analyse situations, and develop solutions for multi-faceted problems in organisational settings.
  2. Critically evaluate issues and make informed judgements in view of the organisation’s strategies as well as ethical considerations.
  3. Make contributions as a leader and member in a team setting and communicate effectively.
  4. Command knowledge of the practices and activities of key aspects of finance and risk management.
  5. Integrate and apply advanced analytical skills to address issues and make corporate decisions.
  6. Assimilate and synthesise new knowledge in finance and risk management, apply it to solve problems, and develop practical recommendations.
 


Modified Date: Jul 07, 2020