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.
This Award enables individuals to develop a theoretical understanding, alongside practical abilities of a variety of business disciplines at all levels of the business structure. This Award is ideal for anyone wanting to broaden their understanding of business as a whole or those seeking to develop specific workplace skills. [+]
This Award enables individuals to develop a theoretical understanding, alongside practical abilities of a variety of business disciplines at all levels of the business structure. This Award is ideal for anyone wanting to broaden their understanding of business as a whole or those seeking to develop specific workplace skills.
Accounting and Finance studies are a popular choice for students looking to move directly into a career in professional accountancy as well as those whose ambitions lie in broader business management. Through the acquisition of compressive quantitive, computational and analytical skills, you will be positioned and qualified to continue into specialized and professional qualifications or to take the first steps in your finance or accounting career.... [-]
Boost your career prospects and CV with this comprehensive package of accounting and bookkeeping courses, including essential Sage know-how. The Sage Master Package 2015 course bundle includes Sage IAB, Sage Payroll 1 & 2 and Sage 50, as well as Excel and bookkeeping basics. [+]
The Sage Master Package 2015 course bundle includes Sage IAB, Sage Payroll 1 & 2 and Sage 50, as well as some Excel and bookkeeping basics. With hard work and dedication, you can earn the Sage certificate of competency, the IAB Level 2 Certificate in Computerised Accountancy for Business and the Stage 1 & 2 qualifications. This also provides eligibility to register as an Associate member of the IAB, which affords the letters AIAB after your name.Learn how RTI, or Real Time Information, plays a vital role in the 2015 HMRC PAYE operations. Get to grips with the legislation, and stay up to date with the latest requirements. Understand how to overcome more complex areas of payroll, including the tax month end processing, and feel confident with these elements within your future job roles. Learn how to start-up your payroll with Sage 50 Payroll, including processing standard payroll runs, creating employee records and using timesheet entries. Learn how to make statutory payments, and how to link Sage 50 Payroll to other systems in use, via exporting and importing data. Understand the month end process, as well as the period end and year-end functions. Enrich your learning experience with practice data so that you can use real-time examples to hone your payroll skills. Introduce yourself to the fundamental concepts of basic accounting – a precursor, or stepping stone, if you wish to further your understanding of accounts. Gain further insight into the operations... [-]
Become an Associate of the International Association of Bookkeepers (IAB) and get certified as a user of the Sage software with this SAGE IAB “Associate Level” Package. [+]
This package is for anyone, new or experienced, who is looking to upgrade their accounting and bookkeeping skillset.Requirements
There are no pre-requisites for the course.What marks this course apart?
Once you have achieved Levels 1 & 2, develop yourself further by going on to study Level 3. This dual certification with both IAB and Sage can really give you the lift you need to get above the competition. Once fully qualified, you will be able to add value to your name by adding the letters AIAB to the end of it. This status comes with a salary in the region of £30,000 pa.... [-]
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. ... [-]