A practical course in finance and accounting for current markets

Available from 30 September 

The course begins with a closer look at the current ‘financial landscape’. The course then examines the application of financial and management accounting ‘tools’ relevant to critical financial decisions, including key performance indicators, breakeven analysis, working capital management techniques and the budgeting process.

This is followed by a consideration of financial management and the decisions faced by organisations on investment (what projects), finance (what type of finance) and dividend (pay or retain) and how an organisation analyses takes action on each of those decisions.

Topics include:

The financial landscape
Financial accounting
Working capital management
Management accounting
Budgeting
Financial tools
Capital budgeting and investment appraisal
Financing, payout policy and management

The course concludes with an introduction to exchange rate and interest rate risk management. 

If you join us, you'll be joining a global community of thousands of business practitioners.

Dr. Craig Robinson, Senior Director of MBA Programmes

Financial education for today's managers

Here, Colin Garvie, Course Leader for Financial Decision Making, introduces the course.

You'll find many more videos like this one, when you start the course.


A new curriculum for 2019 and beyond

Our online MBA is curated by us, and managed by you. Totally refreshed for 2019, our new courses are up-to-the-minute, relevant and delivered at a pace and price that makes it all possible.

This is a totally new course and will be available to study from 30 September when we launch our new curriculum and student portal.

If you'd like to start sooner, you can! You'll study our current equivalent and transferrable courses, either Finance or Accounting, although you must complete by 2023.

A learning experience to suit your needs

Learn on your own terms, on a learning platform that is accessible and full of modern functionality to enhance your experience and suit your circumstances.

Have a look around our new learning platform, and connect with your new global student network.

Read the full course syllabus

Get a feel for the course before you make that all-important purchase

This PDF is an extended outline of the course syllabus for Finanial Decision Making, it gives you an overview of the course content.

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