Bachelor of Business (Hons) Finance & Economics

About the Course

Graduates with Finance, Economics and Big Data skills are in high demand in Malaysia and overseas.

In this three year, the degree offers graduates the following career opportunities:

  • A direct pathway into a full-time career in financial services or economics
  • Opportunities in a range of business careers including financial planning and management consulting

Lecturers on this degree are highly qualified accountants, financiers and economists with considerable lecturing experience. Some act as examiners and lecturers for the professional accounting bodies. They maintain very close links with all of the professional bodies, as well as with industry.

Career Opportunities

  • Finance and investment roles
  • Data analytics
  • Financial advisory roles
  • Business analyst roles
  • Accountancy roles
  • Economic research roles

UoD Modules

Year 1
Financial Accounting 1
Management Accounting 1
Micro and Macroeconomics
Computer Applications
Learning and Innovation Skills
Academic Writing
Management Principles and Business Management
Human Resource Management
Introduction to Marketing
Introduction to Entrepreneurship

Year 2
Financial Accounting 2
Management Accounting 2
Intermediate Macroeconomics
Business Information Systems
Quantitative Techniques 1
Business Communications
Human Resource Management 2
Organisational Behaviour
Applied Principles of Marketing
Introduction to Law
Business Law
Business Start Up

Year 3
Financial Management 1 (Managerial Finance)
Financial Management 2 (Investment Decisions)
Financial Services 1 (Loans & Life Insurance)
Financial Services 2 (Pensions & Regulation)
Business Ethics and Corporate Governance
Introduction to Malaysia Taxation
International Economic Policy
Quantitative Techniques 2
Business Analytics
Operations Management
New Venture Planning

Electives
New Venture Creation or Digital Business
Financial Management 3 (Corporate Finance)
Financial Services 3 (Investment and Planning)
Malaysia Economic Policy
Malaysia Taxation Theory and Policy
Econometrics
Global Financial & Capital Markets
International Monetary Policy
Intermediate Microeconomics
Data Science Analytics & Research Project
Strategic Management

MPU Subjects

Credit Subject Name Remark
1 HubunganEtnik* Must do 2
Tamadun Islam danTamadun Asia (TITAS)
BahasaMelayuKomunikasi 3
Pengajian Malaysia 3
2 Bahasa Kebangsaan A
Leadership and Life Skills
Leadership in Business
3 Comparative Ethics for Malaysia Choose 1
Malaysian Constitution
Issues of the Social Media on Malaysian Society
Career Pathways in the field of Behavioral Sciences in Malaysia
4 Co-Curriculum – Sports 2 Choose 1
Co-Curriculum – Community Service 2
Co-Curriculum – Event Management

Notes :
* For Local Students
** For International Students
*** Local students without credit for SPM’s Bahasa Melayu must do┬áPengajian Malaysia 3

Data Compulsory Subjects

Credit Subject Name
1 Reflective Practice
Listening, Reading & Writing Skills
2 Preparation for Career Management : Internship Programme
Industrial Training : Part 1
Industrial Training : Part 2