Institute: Gozo Campus

Department: –

Course Title: Advanced Diploma in Finance and Insurance

Course Code: BC4-A2-21G

ECTS: 120

Course details

Mode: Apprenticeship
This course is aimed at people who would like to venture in one of the many careers related to financial services. The first year of studies introduces learners to generic areas of financial services including the world of insurance. In the second year of studies, learners will then choose an area of specialisation. Specialisation can be either in financial services or else in insurance. This approach ensures that any learner following this course is exposed to different areas of the financial services world, thus giving them better flexibility in career prospects. Learners choosing the main area of expertise will be very strong in the specific area chosen, while having a good understanding of the other area.NOTE:Students taking this course at the Gozo Campus can only pursue the Financial Services specialisation stream in the second year of the course. Students opting for the Insurance Studies stream will need to continue their studies at the MCAST Main Campus in Paola.
Dan il-kors huwa mmirat għal studenti prospettivi li qegħdin jaspiraw għal karriera fid-dinja tas-Servizzi Finanzjarji. L-ewwel sena tal-kors hija maħsuba biex tintroduċi lill-istudenti għas-setturi differenti tal-industrija tasservizzi finanzjarji, inkluż l-assigurazzjoni. Fit-tieni sena tal-kors, l-istudenti jagħżlu li jispeċjalizzaw jew fil-qasam tas-servizzi finanzjarji u bankarji jew inkella fl-istudji tal-assigurazzjoni. B’dan il-mod, fl-ewwel sena l-istudenti jieħdu bażi soda tal-aspetti u l-oqsma kollha tas-servizzi finanzjarji u għaldaqstant ikollhom aktar flessibbiltà mil-lat ta’ impjiegi. Permezz tal-għażla ta’ speċjalizzazzjoni fit-tieni sena, l-istudenti jieħdu għarfien aktar fil-fond fis-settur tal-għażla tagħhom filwaqt li jkollhom għarfien adegwat fis-setturi l-oħra.NOTA:
Studenti ta’ dan il-kors li jattendu l-Kampus ta’ Għawdex, ikunu jistgħu biss isegwu l-ispeċjaliżazzjoni ta-Servizzi Finanzjarji fit-tieni sena tal-kors. L-istudenti li jagħżlu li jispeċjaliżżaw fl-Assigurazzjoni jkunu meħtieġa jkomplu l-istudji tagħhom fil-Kampus Ewlieni tal-MCAST f’Raħal Ġdid.
MQF Level: 4
Duration: 2 Years Full-time
Entry requirements: MCAST Diploma in Business
4 SEC/O-Level/SSC&P (Level 3) passes
Compulsory: English Language and Mathematics
Other entry requirements: –
Career opportunities: Within the Insurance Industry:
Account Handler
Claims Handler
Insurance Claims Surveyor
Insurance Clerk
Within the Financial Services Industry:
Bank Cashier
Clerical and other Officer roles within Banks and other Financial Services Institutions
Programme details:
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Key Information for Prospective, Continuing and Progressing Students for Full-Time Programmes