Core is mandatory for all students and should be undertaken prior to the preferred specialist strand. Completion of Core will ensure candidates can:
- Act in the best interest of the client by demonstrating professional practice in the application of legislation, regulations, ethics, risk and compliance common to all sectors of the financial services industry.
- Apply research and analysis processes to develop fit for purpose financial solutions
- Operate with understanding of the economic environment, and its connection to financial institutions, systems and markets, and their interdependencies.
Refer to our Level 5 study programmes for information on programme bundles that include Core Strand.