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Economic Studies

A course is the study of a particular topic within a wider subject area and is the foundation of a qualification. A typical course includes lectures, assessments and tutorials.

An exciting and unique field, economics and administration involves the study of both the larger economy and individual behavior within that economy. An advanced knowledge of economics plus training in business, finance and public policy afford many career opportunities for experts to assist both public and private sector organizarions.

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Finance For Managers

Adolfo Ibañez School of Management
Campus Full time 6 days May 2018 USA Miami

We combine the best faculty from two leading schools in finance in the world. The ESADE Master of Finance has been ranked by the Financial Times # 2 best financial program in the world in 2015, while Adolfo Ibáñez ranked # 1 as the best business school in the area of ​​finance by América Economía magazine. [+]

Courses in Economic Studies in North America 2018. Objectives: Train participants in the reading and interpretation of the financial statements to understand the origin of profitability and control, through indicators of each business, the evolution of operations. Learn to detect problems and to question the operation of a business to propose corrections and improvements. Understand how to assemble relevant indicators for each business model and how to approximate the measurement of strategic dimensions that each company has. Learn to evaluate business, opportunities and decisions in the long term by measuring as much as possible its collateral effects and the generated profitability. Understand how a growing company is financed and how to avoid the illiquidity crises that the daily operation of a growing company generates. Uniqueness : The program combines the best faculty of two leading schools in finance in the world. Evade's Finance Master has been ranked by the Financial Times # 2 best finance program in the world in 2015, while Adolfo Ibáñez was ranked # 1 best business school in the area of ​​finance by AméricaEconomía magazine. The program brings together participants from all Ibero-America providing access to a unique network for investment opportunities, financing or experiences at the regional level. The professors, with Doctorates in the best universities in the world, also have very relevant experience in consultancy or are part of the directory in companies in Latin America. Real cases will be used so that the learning is applicable to the day to day and a... [-]

International Public Sector Accounting Standards

Zoe Talent Solutions
Campus Full time Part time 5 - 10 days Open Enrollment Singapore United Arab Emirates Dubai Kazakhstan Almaty Malaysia Kuala Lumpur India Mumbai Maldives Maldives Online Ghana Accra Egypt Cairo South Africa Cape Town Kenya Nairobi Netherlands Amsterdam Greece Athens Slovakia Bratislava Hungary Budapest Switzerland Geneva Turkey Istanbul United Kingdom London Portugal Lisbon Manchester France Paris Czech Republic Prague Austria Vienna Abu Dhabi Jordan Amman Qatar Doha Saudi Arabia Riyadh USA Houston Canada Toronto + 52 more

Be prepared for international public sector accounting standards or IPSAS with a qualification that will demonstrate your in-depth understanding of the standards and their application, certified by CIPFA, the global body for public financial management. [+]

Be prepared for international public sector accounting standards or IPSAS with a qualification that will demonstrate your in-depth understanding of the standards and their application, certified by CIPFA, the global body for public financial management.

Course Objectives

The certificate will give you in-depth IPSAS knowledge, and certification by CIPFA, to demonstrate your skills to employers, colleagues and others to advance your career

Course Outline

A1) Description of the role of the IPSASB in the development and publication of IPSASs andother documents:

Terms of reference and objectives of IPSASB Linkage between IAS/IFRSs and IPSASs IPSASB program of development activities Exposure drafts and consultations IPSASB studies ... [-]

International Taxation

Executive M.B.L.HSG, University of St. Gallen
Campus Full time 5 - 6  May 2018 USA New York Switzerland St.Gallen + 2 more

NYU's International Tax Program is unique in the world. You will acquire special knowledge of international tax law and the different tax jurisdictions multinational enterprises are confronted with. In many situations, a cross-border investment will lead to double taxation. [+]

NYU’s International Tax Program is unique in the world. You will acquire special knowledge of international tax law and the different tax jurisdictions multinational enterprises are confronted with. In many situations a cross-border investment will lead to double taxation. You will learn about the domestic and international tax law rules of the United States - so far the trendsetter in international taxation. We will then compare these rules with the tax law provisions in the European Union. At the end of the module you will have acquired basic knowledge of how to avoid double taxation and how to make use of beneficial tax regimes.

The Concept of Residence U.S. Taxation U.S. International Taxation U.S. Inbound and Outbound Taxation The OECD Model Tax Convention Direct Taxation in the EU Tax Planning Fairness of the International Tax System [-]

Degree in Accounting

North Iowa Area Community College
Campus Full time 4 semesters September 2018 USA Mason City

Are you interested in transferring to a four-year college or university and earning a bachelor’s degree? Students may wish to earn an Associate of Arts and apply their studies toward a bachelor’s degree in a business-related field at a four-year college or university. Students need courses that will facilitate their transfer to four-year institutions of their choice. Please consult with a NIACC counselor for... [+]

Accounting Degree

Are you interested in transferring to a four-year college or university and earning a bachelor’s degree? Students may wish to earn an Associate of Arts and apply their studies toward a bachelor’s degree in a business-related field at a four-year college or university. Students need courses that will facilitate their transfer to four-year institutions of their choice. Please consult with a NIACC counselor for assistance in determining a schedule to meet your goal. The Business Division’s highest priority is to assist students in reaching their individual educational goals. Each instructor is dedicated to providing the highest quality instruction to facilitate this process.... [-]


Summer Economics Courses in California

University of California, Irvine - Summer Session
Campus Full time 6 - 12 weeks June 2018 USA Irvine

Study abroad in the heart of Southern California this summer, just minutes away from the beaches in beautiful Orange County! [+]

Courses in Economic Studies in North America 2018. Summer Economics Courses in California S1 ECON 13 Global Economy S1 ECON 15A Probability and Statistics in Economics I S1 ECON 15B Probability and Statistics in Economics II S1 ECON 25 The Economics of Accounting Decisions S1 ECON 100A Intermediate Economics I S1 ECON 100B Intermediate Economics II S1 ECON 100C Intermediate Economics III S1 ECON 122A Applied Econometrics I S1 ECON 122A Applied Econometrics II S1 ECON 132A Introduction to Financial Investments S1 ECON 134A Corporate Finance S1 ECON 149W Cultural Economics S1 ECON 161A Money and Banking S2 ECON 13 Global Economy S2 ECON 15A Probability and Statistics in Economics I S2 ECON 15B Probability and Statistics in Economics II S2 ECON 20A Basic Economics I S2 ECON 25 The Economics of Accounting Decisions S2 ECON 100A Intermediate Economics I S2 ECON 100B Intermediate Economics II S2 ECON 100C Intermediate Economics III S2 ECON 116A Game Theory I S2 ECON 122A Applied Econometrics I S2 ECON 122B Applied Econometrics II S2 ECON 135 Mathematics of Finance S2 ECON 140 Managerial Economics S2 ECON 157 Economic Development S2 ECON 167 International Trade and Commercial Policy Why Study at UCI? ... [-]

CISA Certified Information System Auditor

Leoron Professional Development Institute
Campus or Online Full time 5 days September 2018 United Arab Emirates Dubai London USA New York Sweden Jönköping Germany Munich Austria Innsbruck Stuttgart Stockholm Turkey Istanbul Spain Barcelona Norway Oslo Frankfurt am Main Gothenburg + 19 more

This training course is of high value for both individuals who would like to invest in their future and keen to join the community of senior information technology leaders and consultants. [+]

This training course is of high value for both individuals who would like to invest in their future and keen to join the community of senior information technology leaders and consultants. The Certified information systems auditor (CISA) certification is highly appreciated from highly reputable firms; on the other hand this course is also of high value for firms who care to extend their workers capabilities in order to build and sustain quality and secured informational services; which for sure will enrich organization differentiation and facilitate e-business transformation.

COURSE OBJECTIVES Introduce IT Audit as a science, practices and profession will be introduced to candidates, in addition to globally accepted Audit practices. Share practical experiences about conducting and managing IT Audit assignments according to the profession ethics and standards. Introduce IT security key concepts and principles as well as treatment strategies as per the ISACA frameworks. Readiness to pass the Certified Information System Auditor (CISA) exam conducted by information systems audit and control association - USA. WHO SHOULD ATTEND? IT Managers/ Security managers/ IT Project Managers IS/IT Auditors Public accountants and auditors IS/IT Consultants IT Quality management staff IT technical staff who aspire to IT leadership All aspirants for leading IT positions 5 KEY TAKE AWAYS A different look at IT as a “business enabler”, and how to converge it with business goals and objectives. Trainees will became aware about set of topics and knowledge areas in IT governance and its operational management. Realise the key roles and responsibilities in managing IT... [-]

Course in Finance & Accounting for Non-Financial Executives

University of Washington Foster School of Business
Campus Part time 3 days May 2018 USA Seattle South Korea Seoul San Francisco + 3 more

Learn the key accounting and finance principles you need to interpret and analyze your company's financial data to make better business decisions. Improve your ability to communicate financial information, understand and evaluate financial performance and make better strategic business decisions. [+]

Successful managers know how their decisions affect company profitability. Finance & Accounting for Non-Financial Executives provides the experienced, non-financial manager with an understanding of the numbers side of business. In this certificate program you will learn how to use financial information in real-life management situations.

This three-day seminar introduces essential financial management techniques for effective decision-making and provides executives with a solid understanding of corporate finance. It equips non-financial managers with a comprehensive working knowledge of financial principles and a strong foundation in financial management analysis. Participants learn to interpret crucial financial data in ways that enable them to improve their personal effectiveness and make a more productive corporate contribution. The program also gives participants the opportunity to meet with peers, share experiences and expand their business knowledge.... [-]


Strategic Planning and Implementation - Hong Kong and Singapore

Stephen M. Ross School of Business at the University of Michigan
Campus Part time 5 days June 2018 China Singapore USA Ann Arbor India Bangalore United Arab Emirates Dubai Thailand Bangkok + 9 more

Strategic Planning and Implementation provides managers with knowledge of successful techniques for long-range planning, strategy formulation, and strategy implementation. [+]

Overview Strategic Planning and Implementation provides managers with knowledge of successful techniques for long-range planning, strategy formulation, and strategy implementation.This intensive, five-day program explores a broad set of strategic management issues--including industry analysis, global competitive strategy, and the strategic planning process--to provide a framework for analysis and implementation.

Who Should Attend Experienced senior-level managers who now have or will have responsibility for strategic planning and decision making in their organizations will especially benefit from this program. This includes vice presidents, general managers, corporate and business planners, and directors of functional areas in marketing, operations, and finance.... [-]


Corporate Financial Strategies for Creating Shareholder Value

Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University
Campus Part time 5 days September 2018 USA Evanston Midland + 1 more

Through lectures, cases, discussions, and a review of current research results, you explore important questions and help find farsighted answers as to what investments you should make, what companies you should acquire, what should be divested, and what the impact of financing strategy is on your bottom line. [+]

Build shareholder value by strategically planning and integrating financing and investment decisions. In this program, senior faculty in the Kellogg School of Management’s Finance Department and other leading experts bring real-world and academic experience to the classroom to review the latest techniques for analyzing and valuing financial decisions, and exploring a comprehensive framework for effectively integrating financing and investment decisions in order to maximize value creation. Through lectures, cases, discussions, and a review of current research results, you explore important questions and help find farsighted answers as to what investments you should make, what companies you should acquire, what should be divested, and what the impact of financing strategy is on your bottom line.... [-]


Financial Life Skills Retreat

University of California, Irvine - The Paul Merage School of Business
Campus 3 weeks February 2018 USA Irvine

The curriculum is designed to prepare your adult children for the responsibilities of wealth now and in the future. [+]

In response to a strong demand by many families like yours, The Paul Merage School of Business at UC Irvine plans to partner again with IFF Advisors, LLC  a national consulting firm located in Orange County, to present a retreat for young adults focused on financial life skills. The sessions are presented by our faculty, who are some of the most experienced and talented academics and professionals in the field.

Previous faculty have included the Dean of the Business School, Prof. Andy Policano, national tax expert and Chairman of IFF Advisors, Douglas K. Freeman, J.D. LL.M., the national director of IFF’s Fiduciary Training Division, Victoria Collins, Ph.D., C.F.P., and the national director of IFF’s Family Enterprise Division, Lee Hausner, Ph.D. ... [-]


Computerized Accounting

IBT College
Campus Full time 26 weeks September 2018 Canada Toronto

The Computerized Accounting course provides students with hands-on training in the key areas of financial and management accounting, as well as in the implementation and operation of a computerized accounting system. Graduates will have the necessary skills to enter the world of accounting. [+]

The Computerized Accounting course provides students with hands-on training in the key areas of financial and management accounting, as well as in the implementation and operation of a computerized accounting system.

Graduates will have the necessary skills to enter the world of accounting. They will have the complete skill set to maintain accounting books, both manually and on a computerized system. Students will also be trained to implement internal controls and management accounting systems, such as budgeting, cash flows, and break-even analysis, for use in both small and large businesses.

Main Modules MS Word MS Excel MS PowerPoint MS Access Outlook Bookkeeping and Accounting 1-2 Accpac Simply Accounting Quickbooks Our Graduates Find Employment As Accounting Clerks Payroll Supports Accounting Administrative Assistants Office Managers and more ... [-]

Finance Training Courses

TrainUp
Campus or Online Full time Part time September 2018 USA McKinney

Offering 2706 Finance training courses from 231 training providers including Lorman Education, NBI, Inc., SkillSoft. Browse instructor-led and virtual Finance training seminars along with a variety of self-paced classes. [+]

Financial Training Classes and Seminars

Offering 2706 Finance training courses from 231 training providers including Lorman Education, NBI, Inc., SkillSoft. Browse instructor-led and virtual Finance training seminars along with a variety of self-paced classes. Offering 1468 online e-learning Finance courses, available either online, CD/DVD, printed course manuals or recorded webcasts. TrainUp.com also offers the ability to request in-house or onsite Finance courses or train-the-trainer curriculum programs.

Almost every firm, government agency, and organization has one or more financial departments who oversee the preparation of financial reports, investment activities, payroll, accounting, bookkeeping and implementing cash management strategies. As computers are increasingly used to record and organize data, many financial departments are spending more time developing strategies and implementing the long-term goals of their organization. Since 1999, banks, insurance companies, and brokerage firms have been allowed to broaden their financial services. As a result, the demand for financial training has increased.... [-]


Accounting Program

Montreal Technical College (MTC)
Campus Full time September 2018 Canada Montreal

This course offers a realistic vision of the accountant trade. It presents the various tasks in accounting and provides information on the program as a whole. [+]

Objective of program

To develop the following competencies necessary to practice the employment:

research and exchange of information produce tables and graphs design the visual format of a document related to accounting handle requests regarding labour laws organize and process data related to a company’s resources insure efficiency of work.

Develop the following competencies necessary to communicate, verbally or in writing, in the work place:

write correspondence related to accounting in both English and French interact in various professional situations communicate in English in an Accounting context.

To develop the skills necessary to complete accounting tasks:... [-]


Course in The Essentials of Finance and Accounting for Non-Financial Managers

Cox School of Business, Southern Methodist University
Campus Part time 3 days November 2018 USA Dallas

This three-day program will provide you with a better understanding of the numbers side of your business. [+]

Understanding the NumbersThis three-day program will provide you with a better understanding of the numbers side of your business. The first day of the program begins at the most fundamental level and introduces basic accounting terminology and concepts. The three primary financial statements - the Balance Sheet, Income Statement, and Statement of Cash Flows - are described in detail. Differences between cash and accrual-based accounting are highlighted. Then, participants together construct and interpret a set of financial statements.Day two of the course builds on these fundamental principles, demonstrating how to use financial statement data to evaluate financial performance and how to forecast future resource needs. The day ends with an introduction to capital budgeting and project decision-making techniques.The final day moves into the realm of Managerial Accounting. Here, the focus will be on using relevant cost and financial data to make better business decisions. The course concludes with a discussion of performance metrics and management control systems.Who Should Attend- Managers at all levels who work in non-financial areas - Technical managers with profit-loss and/or budget responsibilities - Individuals targeted for promotion - Anyone needing an introductory look at financial basics and financial statements Key Topics* Fundamental Accounting and Finance Concepts - Learning the basic terms and concepts necessary to grasp the numbers side of your business - Understanding the accounting process, its role in the organization and its role in the overall economy - How accounting and finance procedures impact business decisions * An Introduction to Financial Statements - The... [-]


Internal Auditing Program

University of New Orleans College of Business Administration
Campus Part time September 2018 USA New Orleans Jamaica Kingston + 1 more

The program is offered at only a few universities in the United States. Upon completion of the program, IIA will issue a certificate of completion. [+]

The Department of Accounting at the University of New Orleans offers the Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA) Endorsed Internal Auditing Program. The program is offered at only a few universities in the United States. Upon completion of the program, IIA will issue a certificate of completion. The program consists of two required courses beginning with Internal Auditing I (ACCT 4167/6167) in the spring semester. This course is followed by Internal Auditing II (ACCT 4168/6168) in the fall semester. Students are also required to complete an internship or mini-internship and take the Certified Internal Auditing (CIA) exam.

Internal Auditing ProgramCurriculumThe curriculum consists of the following: Internal Auditing I - 4163/6162 in the Spring semester. Internal Auditing II - 4164/6165 in the Fall semester. Take the CIA exam. Complete an internship or mini-internship. ... [-]