A path of study, sometimes referred to as a course, that focuses on a specific subject is often the next step for a student with a high school degree. Some courses may be laid out to help students obtain a master’s or doctoral degree, in which case a bachelor’s degree would be required. This type of course usually takes two to five years to complete.
What is a course in business finance? It is a program of study that introduces students to the theory and practical knowledge needed to fund business activities. The program may investigate the role a bank or financial institution plays in business financing. A variety of topics could be covered, such as invoice financing, shares, leasing, grants, loans and overdrafts. Some courses may even look at the regulatory side of business finance. Students may gain hands-on experience with software programs needed to make financial transactions easier, or the course may focus more on lectures.
A course in business finance may give students a leg up in the business world. Understanding how to make money and pay for growth is an integral part in managing or owning a business. With this course of study, a student may be prepared for a mid-level management position.
Many business finance courses are available online and on campus. Because of the different mediums, the cost of a course can vary greatly from one institution to the next. The country the school is in, where you live and how many classes you take may factor into the tuition.
Once this education is complete, you may be ready to take on a new career. There are a lot of possibilities with a course in business finance. You may be ready to be an accountant, actuary, budget analyst, economist, financial manager, insurance agent, loan officer or financial services sales agent. Some students may choose to run their own business. Your future career depends on your interests and other experiences.
Is this the right program for you? Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.
Upon successful completion of the programme, ICB will issue learners with a Results Letter outlining the modules covered. The ICB will apply to FASSET on the learner’s behalf for the Skills [+]
Course in Business Administration - Skills Programme in Essential Business Finance (ICB)CertificationUpon successful completion of the programme, ICB will issue learners with a Results Letter outlining the modules covered. The ICB will apply to FASSET on the learner’s behalf for the Skills Programme in Essential Business Finance to be awarded. Learner results will be recorded on the ICB National Learner Records Database within 3 months of completion.Entry RequirementsKnowledge, comprehension and application of the English language at NQF 3/Grade 11 or equivalent Knowledge, comprehension and application of Mathematical Literacy at NQF 3/Grade 11 or equivalent Knowledge, comprehension and application of a South African 2nd language at NQF 2/Grade 10 or equivalent Knowledge, comprehension and application of Computer Skills at NQF 3/Grade 11 or equivalent Knowledge, comprehension and application of Accounting at NQF 3/Grade 11 or equivalent, or Learners who have successfully completed the NC: Bookkeeping (SAQA ID 58375, Level 3) Admission may be subject to an interview with an academic staff member. ... [-]