Subject Area: Business
Level: Level 2 Certificate
Exam Board: LIBF
You should have at least grade 3 in GCSE Maths and English.
What will I study?
This course will give you a good understanding of money and finance and is equivalent to 1 GCSE. You will develop an understanding of spending and how to become competent at managing your own money. You will also explore various careers within the financial services industry.
The topics you will study are:
Unit 1 – Your Personal Finances
Unit 2 – Money Management for your generation
Unit 3 – Your Future, Your Career
A pass grade must be achieved in all three examinations to gain the qualification. The full name of the course is LIBF Level 2 Lessons in Financial Education Certificate (LiFC).
Successful completion of the course, alongside other qualifications, offers the following routes for progression:
- Direct entry into employment
- Further learning opportunities within employment e.g. an apprenticeship
- BTEC/CTEC or A level study
Did you know?
Only 8% of the world’s currency is physical money, the rest only exists on computers.