LIBF Level 3 Diploma in Financial Studies


  • Course: LIBF Level 3 Diploma in Financial Studies
  • Qualification Type: Not Set
  • Qualification Level: Level 3
  • Course type: Full Time
  • Duration: 52 Weeks
  • Entry Requirements:

    5 GCSEs at grade 4 or above including Maths and English

  • Available Dates: 02/09/2024 to 31/07/2026
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This London Institute of Banking and Finance qualification has been developed with the input of leading firms from the financial sector to ensure it gives you the essential and most up-to-date knowledge. You will look at a range of topics such as short term to long term financial needs and  investigating the personal financial life cycle recommending suitable financial products to meet individual needs. You will also look at the impact of debt on individuals and explore the ethical and sustainable nature of the financial services industry.


Units covered in this course are:

• Financial Capability for the Immediate and Short Term

• Financial Capability for the Medium and Long Term

• Sustainability of an Individual’s Finances

• Sustainability of the Financial Services System

How will it be delivered?

Each unit (4 in total) is assessed by external assessments as follows:

• Part A Multiple Choice Question exam – 35 marks

• Part B written paper exam (part case study based) 65 marks

What can I do next?

Degree courses: such as Banking and Finance, Data Analysis, Economics and Finance, Business and Management, Marketing Management,  Accountancy and International Business.

Career progression: Business owner, Accountant, Analyst, Management Consultant, Marketing Manager, Economist, Investment Banker, Financial Controller, Financial Advisor.

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