Financial computing is at the very heart of the world’s global financial centres, from Wall Street to Chicago, London and Tokyo.
Taught in conjunction with the Management School and bringing together finance, economics and computing, this dynamic programme will develop your knowledge and skills in aspects of financial services from understanding and creating algorithms; financial accounting; designing, implementing and evaluating software systems to analysing stock portfolios and operating financial markets.
As XJTLU students will join Year 2 at The University of Liverpool, this PDF provides relevant module information for the following programme(s):
View our 2+2 Electrical Engineering, Electronics and Computer Science brochure.
Programme Year Two
In your first year at Liverpool you continue with a mix of modules related to computing, accounting, economics, finance and management but also have the opportunity to specialise in certain subject areas of your choice. You will take all the core modules, and selected optional modules.
Programme Year Three
A major part of your studies in Year Three will be the Honours Year automated trading project that you take part in as a member of a team.
This project allows you to demonstrate practical competence in both research and development of computer-based trading strategies. In addition, you will take all the core modules listed, and you will also choose modules from selected optional modules list.