Starts 10th March
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Starts 10th March
Business Finance Principles and Practices short course
7 weeks online
6 - 8 hours
This course is ideal for current or aspiring middle managers who require an understanding of various financial principles and terminology to further excel in their role or career. In 7 weeks you’ll have strengthened your knowledge, and acquired advanced skills in capital budgeting, financial statement analysis, and cash flow analysis. USB-ED’s Business Finance Principles and Practices short course is sure to improve your command of the tools necessary to progress as a successful manager.
Week 1 - Basic Accounting Principles
Week 2 - Analysing Financial Statements
Week 3 - Financial Management
Week 4 - Cost Accounting
Week 5 - Budget and Sustainability
Develop and reinforce your understanding of standard financial management processes, terminology and techniques to better perform your role as a current or aspiring middle manager. Topical exercises, case studies and theoretical material; accompanied by weekly quizzes as well as a closing assignment, will complement real world expertise and expand your financial management toolkit.
Ms Sulet van Niekerk CA (SA)
Meet Sulet van Niekerk CA (SA), the brains behind our Business Finance Principles and Practices short course and your faculty facilitator. Sulet’s areas of expertise lay in finance, systems thinking, strategy, general management and project management. She is certainly the ideal mentor for those looking to improve their financial knowledge, and earn themselves a certificate in Financial Management Fundamentals from the University of Stellenbosch. Sulet van Niekerk comes with a wealth of knowledge and years of industry experience, and is the driving force behind this online short course.