Banking & Finance – Course Modules

14.0 Stress areas

FOUNDATIONAL COURSES         CODE
BANKING     1
INSURANCE     2
FINANCIAL THEORY AND MANAGEMENT     3
FINANCIAL SYSTEMS AND INSTITUTIONS     4
FINANCIAL MARKETS     5
INTERNATIONAL TRADE AND FINANCE     6
INVESTMENT     7
PUBLIC FINANCE     8
PROJECTS     9

 

FOUR YEAR DEGREE PROGRAMME

COURSES

FIRST YEAR

FIRST SEMESTER

Major Courses

COURSE CODE              COURSE  TITLE UNITS
BAF    101 Introduction to Finance 3
MAN   101 Elements of Business Economics 2
Required Ancillary Courses    
COS 101 Introduction to Computer 3
PHIL 101 Introduction to Logic and Philosophy 2
ACC    101 Elements of Accounting 1 2
MAN   103 Business Mathematics 1 2
GENERAL STUDIES COURSES
GSP     101 Use of English 1 2
GSP     105 Natural Science 1 2
ELECTIVES (choose a maximum of 2 units from under listed Courses)
PSY     101 Introduction to Psychology 1 2
SOC    101 Introduction to Sociology 1 2
FRE     101 Elementary French 1 2
 

TOTAL

                  20

 

FIRST YEAR                                                          

SECOND SEMESTER

REQUIRED ANCILLARY COURSES

COURSE CODE              COURSE  TITLE UNITS
MAN   102 Elements of Business Economics 11 2
MAN   104 Business Mathematics 11 2
MAN   106 Introduction to Business 3
ACC    102 Elements of Accounting 11 2
BAF    108 Computer Applications in Banking 2
General Studies Courses
GSP     102 Use of English 11 2
GSP     106 Natural Science 11 2
PHIL   102 History and Philosophy of Science 3
ELECTIVES (choose a maximum of 2 units from under listed courses)
PSY     102 Introduction to Psychology 11 2
SOC    102 Introduction to Sociology 11 2
FRE     102 Elementary French 11 2
TOTAL                   20

SECOND YEAR

FIRST SEMESTER

Major Courses

COURSE CODE              COURSE  TITLE UNITS
BAF 201 Mathematics of Finance 2
Required Ancillary Courses
ACC 201 Introduction to Financial Accounting 1 2
ACC 211 Introduction to Cost and Management Accounting 3
MKT 201 Elements of Marketing 3
MAN   201 Elements of Management 2
MAN   231 Business Statistics 1 2
MAN   241 Micro Economic Theory 3
General Studies Courses    
GSP     201 Social Sciences 1 2
GSP     207 Humanities 1  2
Total                        21

 

SECOND YEAR

SECOND SEMESTER

Major Courses

COURSE CODE              COURSE  TITLE UNITS
BAF  212  Elements of Banking 3
BAF 222  Principles of Insurance 2
Required Ancillary Courses    
MAN 232 Business Statistics 11 2
MAN 242 Macro Economic Theory 2
ACC 202 Introduction to Financial Accounting 11 3
MKT 222 Business Communication 2
COS 304 Computer Applications 3
General Studies Courses
GSP     202 Social Sciences 11 2
GSP     208 Humanities 11 2
Total

 

21

 

 

THIRD YEAR                                                         

FIRST SEMESTER

Major Courses

COURSE CODE     COURSE  TITLE UNITS
BAF 311 Monetary Theory & Policy 3
BAF 313 Banking Laws & Regulations 3
BAF 315 Comparative Banking 3
BAF 331 Financial Management 1 3
BAF 383 Public Finance and Taxation 1 2
Required Ancillary Courses
ACC 311 Cost Accounting 1 2
MAN 333 Quantitative Methods for Business 2
CED    383 Introduction to Entrepreneurial Development 2
Total 20

 

THIRD YEAR                                                         

SECOND SEMESTER

Major Courses

COURSE CODE     COURSE  TITLE UNITS
BAF 318 Banking Methods and Processes 1 2
BAF 332 Financial Management 11 (Advanced) 3
BAF 342 Financial Systems (Institutions) 2
BAF 372 Research Methods 3
BAF 384 Public Finance and Taxation 11 2
Required Ancillary Courses
LAW 212 Basic Business Law 3
ACC 312 Cost Accounting 11 2
CED 342 Business Development & Management 2
MAN 352 Government and Business 2
Total 21

 

 

FOURTH YEAR                                                     

FIRST SEMESTER

Major Courses

COURSE CODE     COURSE  TITLE UNITS
BAF 413 Law, Ethics and Corporate Governance 3
BAF 415 Banking Methods and Processes 11 3
BAF 451 Capital Markets and Portfolio Theory 3
BAF 461 International Finance 3
BAF 417 Financial Services Marketing 3
Required Ancillary Courses
MAN      406 Business Policy 3
Total 18

 

FOURTH YEAR                                                     

SECOND SEMESTER

Major Courses

COURSE CODE     COURSE  TITLE UNITS
BAF 412 Bank Lending and Credit Administration 3
BAF 434 Project Evaluation 3
BAF 472 Investment Banking 3
BAF 490 Project 4
Required Ancillary Courses
MAN   432 Analysis for Business Decisions  3
Total 16