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BSc. Banking and Finance - Programme Structure


Programme Structure

(For a detailed description of the individual courses, click here)

First Year

Semester 1
Semester 2
 Course ID and Name Credit
Hours
 Course ID and Name Credit
Hours
 SOAC 1553 Quantitative Techniques 3  SOPS 1513 Intro to General Psychology 3
 SOGE 1573 Studies in African Development 3  SOGE 1583 Logic & Reasoning 3
 SOED 1533 Communication Skills I 3  SOED 1543 Communication Skills II 3
 SICS 1593 Intro.  to Information Technology I 3  SICS 1663  Intro to Info Technology II 3
 LAFR 1513 French Language I 3  LAFR 1523 French Language II 3
  15   15

 

Compulsory 0 credit Level 100 courses required for the award of degree: GSGR 1500 Health and Fitness; SOED 1533 Communication Skills I

 

Second Year

Semester 1
Semester 2
 Course ID and Name Credit
Hours
 Course ID and Name Credit
Hours
 SOBF 3583 Bank Treasury Management 2  SOBF 2523 Monetary and Financial Systems 3
 SOBF 2573 Banking Operations and Ethics 3  SOBF2623 Accounting & Finance II 3
 SOBF2613 Accounting & Finance I 3  SOAC 4723Financial Management II 3
 SOAC 4713Financial Management I 3  SOEC 2523 Elements of Economics II 3
 SOEC 2513 Elements of Economics I 3  LAFR 2523 Business French II 3
 LAFR 2513 Business French I 3  SOMA 2743 Business Environment in Ghana 3
Elective 3  Elective 3
  20   21

 

Electives: SOBF 2552 Intro. Business Info. Systems; SICS 2593 Programming with Visual Basic.Net; LAFR 2513 Business French I; LAFR 2523 Business French II; SICS 2573 Database Management Systems.

 

Third Year

Semester 1
Semester 2
 Course ID and Name Credit
Hours
 Course ID and Name Credit
Hours
 SOBF 3513 Corporate Finance I 3  SOBF 3523 Corporate Finance II 3
 SOBF 2542 Risk Management in Banking 3  SOBF 2533 Marketing of Financial Services 3
 SOBF 2512 Law Relating to Banking Services 3  SOBF 3562 Domestic & International Banking 2
 LAFR 3522 Business Communication in French I 3  SOMA 3832 Business Research Methods 2
 SOBF 3552 Financial Services Accounting 2  LAFR 3512 Business Communication in French II 3
 Elective 3  Elective 3
  17   17

 

Electives: SOMA 2542 Company Law I; SOMA 3813 Company Law II; SOBF 3593 Public Expenditure and Taxation; SOBF 3643 Economics for Financial Markets; SOBF 3613 Econometric Methods; LAFR 3512 Business Communication in French I;; SOMA 3553 Human Resource Management;SICS 3793 GIS Fundamentals; SODB 4553Project Management.

 

Fourth Year

Semester 1
Semester 2
 Course ID and Name Credit
Hours
 Course ID and Name Credit
Hours
 SOBF 3533 Banking Practice I 3  SOBF 4593 Banking Practice II 3
 SOBF 4503 Thesis/Project I 3  SOBF 4533 Mgmt. Of Financial Institutions 3
 SOMA 4513 Strategic Management 3  SOBF 3662 International Business & Trade 3
 GSGR 4511 Regent Industrial Placement Exp 1  SOBF 4603 Thesis/Project II 3
 LAFR 4513 Functional French in Banking & French. 3 SICS 4863 Spreadsheet Modelling for Business Decisions 3
 Elective 3  SOBF 4583 Electronic Banking 3
       
  16   18

 

Electives:  SOBF 4623 Investments in Third World Economies; SICS 4693 Computer Security; SICS 4853Advanced Visual Basic.NET Programming; SOBF 4523 International Finance; SICS 4763 Electronic Commerce.

 

Minimum credit hours required for the degree: 128

 

 BSc. Banking and Finance with French - Description of Individual Courses