Fraud and Society and Analytical Techniques:
Fraud and Society - The effects and financial consequences of fraud in society including the individual, older people, financial institutions and the State.
The Psychology of fraud and 'white collar' crime - Students will analyse the motivation, opportunity and rationalisation of white collar fraudsters and the psychology of the victims of fraud.
Analytical Techniques - Evaluate the analytical methods of financial profiling including bank statement analysis, life style analysis and basic individual and account structures for both individuals and companies. Learn to evaluate and analyse reports from databases such as Companies House, Credit Reference Agencies, Land Registry, DVLA etc
Financial Awareness - Understand the basic financial concepts of property ownership, mortgages, invoice factoring, company accounts and the basic analysis of the same. An awareness of the effects of bankruptcy and liquidation on individuals and society.