The aim of this qualification is to provide candidates with an introduction to Islamic finance and banking. They will review the fundamental principles underlying Islamic finance and learn about the main Shariah-compliant financial instruments. They will be introduced to the main operations of Islamic banking and learn about Islamic contracts and Islamic bonds. Their study will include practical applications of Islamic financial principles including those involving calculations
Objective: Target Audience and Candidate Progression
This qualification is suitable for candidates who wish to develop their knowledge and understanding of the Islamic financial sector.
This qualification would suit a candidate working in a financial environment, who wishes to progress into a specialised role within Islamic banking or other Islamic finance products. This qualification also forms part of the Level 4 Diploma in Accounting and Finance, and can be taken as a pathway into higher education.