BusEc Portfolio courses for year 2 students
Young Enterprise: We run the Young Enterprise Company Programme as a portfolio course here at BHASVIC. This competition provides students with an incredibly invaluable opportunity to develop and demonstrate their employability skills - leadership, communication, teamwork, problem solving, resilience, financial capability. This established competition is widely respected by both universities and employers.
EEF? Equality, Environment and the Future? Do you want to explore, research and debate issues such as climate change, the gender pay gap, international co-operation, and the psychology of decision making?
This portfolio course will provide an introduction to some interesting issues in Economics to students not studying Economics A Level but considering it for a degree, e.g. students studying Politics and thinking of PPE. It will deepen existing Economics students’ understanding, develop their skills of analysis and evaluation and also to provide them with more real world knowledge to use as application in certain essay questions. It is also an extension to the Economics A Level course where students are able to investigate and discuss topics that have a human and ethical interest and are very current.
Award in Financial Education (AiFE): This portfolio course is a qualification accredited by the London Institute of Banking & Finance. It introduces students to personal finance and the economy, financial management skills and enterprise.