Financial Services

City of Glasgow College


City Campus


Financial Services is a large sector in Scotland with a number of employment opportunities. This course combines core elements of Business with specialist Financial Service units that have been selected specifically to give you an advantage if applying for roles in Financial Services.

The mandatory units are:
Financial Sector: An Introduction; Creating a Culture of Customer Care; Information Technology: Applications Software 1; Business Communication; Managing People and Organisations; Personal Financial Services; and Financial Services: Graded Unit 1.

Other units full time students will study to bring their total credits up to 15 are:
Mathematics for Business; Business Accounting; Business Law; Economic issues; and Marketing.

Entry Requirements

1 relevant Higher; or 3 relevant subjects at National 5 at A; or Foundation Apprenticeship in Financial Services; or relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 5 or 6. You will be invited to attend an interview.

Progression Routes

You can progress to HND Financial Services Year 2.

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year



SCQF Level