Course in Economic Studies in London in United Kingdom

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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.

Economics and administration is a hybrid field in which professionals are trained in both macro and micro economics. Analysis of history and understanding economic principles, along with knowledge of finance, public policy and business topics arm experts in making short and long term recommendations.

 

The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, commonly known as the United Kingdom and Britain, is a sovereign state located off the north-western coast of continental Europe.The two most famous (and oldest) universities are Oxford and Cambridge (often referred to as Oxbridge by many Britons) England also has several other world-class institutions, including several in London (notably Imperial College, the London School of Economics, University College London and King's College London, all are part of London University)

London is the capital of UK, the most populous region and where royal family lives. It has the largest concentration of higher education in Europe with 412 thousand students at 43 universities.

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Short Courses in Finance

London School of Business and Finance (LSBF)
Campus Full time 4 days Open Enrollment United Kingdom London

LSBF’s four-day short courses in finance are designed to provide you with specific industry knowledge. Choose between our course Financial Planning and Analysis and Finance for Non-Finance Managers. [+]

Short Courses in Finance

LSBF’s four-day short courses in finance are designed to provide you with specific industry knowledge. Choose between our course Financial Planning and Analysis and Finance for Non-Finance Managers. You will soon be able to apply what you’ve learned to your current workplace, or use your new knowledge to boost your CV.

Course Requirements Education - Undergraduate degree or equivalent Higher Education qualification, or relevant work experience English language – Common European Framework (CEF) Level B2* or equivalent (all teaching and learning materials are provided in English only)

*Please note those with a B1 level of English and relevant proof of further study will be considered.... [-]


Winter Business School

London School of Business and Finance (LSBF)
Campus Full time 3 weeks January 2018 United Kingdom London

LSBF Executive Education offers an intensive three-week winter programme that gives undergraduates the opportunity to introduce themselves to the world of business, covering the following areas: Leadership and Strategy, Marketing and Finance. Optional English language sessions are also available for £60 a week. [+]

Winter Business School

LSBF Executive Education offers an intensive three-week winter programme that gives undergraduates the opportunity to introduce themselves to the world of business, covering the following areas: Leadership and Strategy, Marketing and Finance. Optional English language sessions are also available for £60 a week.

Course Requirements English language – Common European Framework (CEF) Level B2* or equivalent (all teaching and learning materials are provided in English only)

*Please note those with a B1 level of English and relevant proof of further study will be considered.

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London Direct Enrollment - City, University of London

IES Abroad
Campus Full time 1 - 2 semesters September 2018 United Kingdom London

This is your chance to live and learn alongside students from the UK and around the world by directly enrolling at City, University of London. [+]

Overview

There is something irresistible about London. Maybe it’s the sights like Big Ben or the Tower Bridge that already feel familiar. Or the international character that is evident in every neighborhood, where people of different cultural, ethnic, and socio-economic backgrounds live and work together. Whatever it is that has drawn you to London, don’t look back now—London awaits!

This is your chance to live and learn alongside students from the UK and around the world by directly enrolling at City, University of London.

IES Abroad London is dedicated to enhancing your study abroad experience with superior student services and opportunities to fully experience life in London. Our staff in London helps you make the most of your experience abroad.... [-]


Introduction to Finance, Trading, Banking

London Academy of Trading
Campus Full time 1 week Open Enrollment United Kingdom London

This programme will give you a hands-on introduction to financial markets – who is involved, what they do and what causes financial markets to move. [+]

This programme will give you a hands-on introduction to financial markets – who is involved, what they do and what causes financial markets to move. All of our lecturers and mentors are experienced traders and their knowledge will be vital in helping you to develop and enhance your understanding of the banking industry.

During the programme, you will gain access to trading software and real-time trading data at the London Academy of Trading. There will be a real-time trading competition with mentored trading sessions, on-going support, and career advice if you intend to venture further in the financial world.

The programme requires no prior knowledge of trading or financial markets since we start with a beginners guide to financial markets and work from the bottom up.... [-]


Understanding Currency Course

London Academy of Trading
Campus Full time 1 day Open Enrollment United Kingdom London

Our one-day programme gives you a hands-on introduction to the world of FX Hedging solutions and an understanding of how you can use these skills to protect your company from the volatility in the FX market. [+]

Our one-day programme gives you a hands-on introduction to the world of FX Hedging solutions and an understanding of how you can use these skills to protect your company from the volatility in the FX market.

You will gain an understanding of the products offered by financial institutions, how to calculate prices and the major market influences that will affect pricing on a day-to-day basis. You will also learn what FX risk is, how to identify it, and how individuals can utilize FX products to ensure they remain adequately hedged against market volatility.

I learned how to trade the FX markets and speculate its direction while limiting the risks associated with the trading by having an intact trading strategy which I strictly follow.... [-]


Introduction to Financial Markets Course

London Academy of Trading
Campus Full time 2 days Open Enrollment United Kingdom London

This two-day programme gives you a hands-on introduction to the world of trading financial markets, with a particular focus on hedging of currencies, commodities and major indices. [+]

This two-day programme gives you a hands-on introduction to the world of trading financial markets, with a particular focus on hedging of currencies, commodities and major indices. The programme will particularly suit those who have limited understanding of the financial markets and are looking to kick-start their knowledge discovery.

The programme requires no prior knowledge of trading or financial markets since we start with a beginners guide to financial markets and work from the bottom up. The programme then moves on to look at a day in the life of a trader, before moving into an overview of fundamental and technical analysis and evaluation of macroeconomic data releases. We also look at the topic of trading psychology and examine the effects this can have on trading performance. You will be introduced to live markets and be encouraged to trade on a simulated account whilst being supported by the team.... [-]


Trading Bootcamp

London Academy of Trading
Online & Campus Combined Full time 1 - 2 weeks Open Enrollment United Kingdom London

The London Academy of Trading (LAT) is excited to offer school leavers, undergraduates, postgraduate candidates and all interested individuals, the chance to exercise their minds at the Financial Trading Boot Camp. [+]

The London Academy of Trading (LAT) is excited to offer school leavers, undergraduates, postgraduate candidates and all interested individuals, the chance to exercise their minds at the Financial Trading Boot Camp.

The programme requires no prior knowledge of trading or financial markets since we start with a beginners guide to financial markets and work from the bottom up. The programme then moves on to look at a day in the life of a trader, before digging deeper into the specifics of fundamental and technical analysis and evaluation of macroeconomic data releases. We also cover the topic of trading psychology and examine the effects this can have on trading performance.

I thoroughly enjoyed my time at LAT and the whole LAT team has been amazingly helpful.... [-]


Evening Trade Course

London Academy of Trading
Online & Campus Combined Part time 4 weeks Open Enrollment United Kingdom London

This four-week programme is based around trading sessions under the watchful eyes of our professional mentors, with online and face-to-face academic sessions to introduce techniques for trading real-time financial markets. [+]

This four-week programme is based on trading sessions under the watchful eyes of our professional mentors, with online and face-to-face academic sessions to introduce techniques for trading real-time financial markets.

We aim to give you a hands-on introduction to financial markets, who is involved, what they do and what causes financial markets to move. All of our speakers are experienced traders and their knowledge will be vital in helping you to develop and enhance your understanding of the banking industry.

During the evening sessions, you will be based on the trading floor of the London Academy of Trading in the City of London with dedicated access to your own dual-screen trading desk.... [-]


International Financial Reporting Standard (IFRS)

Convertas
Campus Full time September 2018 United Kingdom London

International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRSs) are the world’s most widely applied accounting standards. Over 120 countries now require or permit the use of IFRSs. Over 7,000 public companies in the European Union have complied with IFRS since 2005. Most other countries are either adopting IFRSs or have decided to converge their national standards with IFRSs. This course provides a rigorous and detailed overview of all major technical IFRS requirements, and includes illustrative financial statements, case studies, examples, coverage of the most significant IFRSs, and interactive participation from the delegates. In addition to a review of current IFRSs, course delegates also receive an update on the major new standards on revenue, leases, and financial instruments and the probable impact of their adoption. [+]

*Apply the requirements of the standards to prepare IFRS compliant financial statements, including the determination of appropriate accounting policies and identification of necessary disclosures

*Define the process of transitioning to IFRS and identify the first time adoption exemptions and exceptions Explain how the recognition and measurement principles of the IASB’s Framework apply within each accounting standard

*List the standards that require or permit the use of fair value measurement, identify how fair value is measured and specify where the fair value changes are recognized

*Apply the new proposed standards on revenue, leases and financial instruments

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Advanced Budgeting Workshop

Convertas
Campus Full time 5 days Open Enrollment United Kingdom London

This practical course will prepare you for an exciting career in Management. Improve your prospects for career advancement by using this program as a foundation for further studies in this fast-growing field. This qualification offers a unique, affordable, cost-effective opportunity for learners to ensure they meet the competitive market demands.

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*Acquire best practices in budgeting

*Understand the strategic role of cost concepts

*Explain the costs concepts to the use of cost information for management control

*Describe the role of budgets in the management process

*Discuss the importance of strategy and its role in the master budget

*Prepare a master budget and explain the inter-relationships among its supporting schedule

*Understand zero-base, activity-based, and kaizen approaches to budgeting

*Explain the essence of control systems

*Develop flexible budgets for evaluating short-term financial performance

*Identify different cost control measures

*Measure and evaluate performance... [-]


Organizational Development Professional

Convertas
Campus Full time 5 days Open Enrollment United Kingdom London

Organizational Development enhances the role of HR to become a strategic partner in the business. This course will help you learn all about Organizational Development from definition to applications. It will emphasize the role of human resources development in the organization to help people and organizations effectively manage change. This course uses a combination of theory and practical application of course concepts. Participants will engage in simulation exercises combined with discussions of real-life situations allowing them to gain a strong knowledge and skills. [+]

*Understand Organizational Development

*Assess the organization readiness for development

*Present Organizational Development-related data analytics

*Draft an Organizational Development strategy

*Implement change management processes

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Financial Accounting and Detecting Fraud

Convertas
Campus Full time 5 days Open Enrollment United Kingdom London

The workshop is designed for managers who lack of knowledge in accounting and finance. Business owners and managers often have to sign and approve financial statements and to interpret the data. They will learn how to use information from financial statements for their planning and management works and how to assess the performance of the business through financial statements (such as identify irregular variables for the last period. [+]

*Identify the functions of accounting information in decision making process

*Explain elements of financial statements

*Conduct basic analysis of financial performance

*Use accounting information for decision making

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Financial Risk Management Workshop

Convertas
Campus Full time 5 days Open Enrollment United Kingdom London

Business ventures are always at risk – such risk can include decision making risks, estimation and planning risks, process and procedures etc. Obviously one risk is fraud or other types of misuse of business resources. [+]

*Identify the various kinds of business assets,

*Describe the structure and elements of an internal control system,

*Identify business possible risks and initiate plans to manage them properly

*Develop asset control activities,

*Explain how to implement asset control activities effectively.

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Internal Audit and Control

Convertas
Campus Full time 5 days Open Enrollment United Kingdom London

It is difficult to create and implement the necessary regulations and procedures to control various kinds of business assets. Controlling assets relies primarily on trusting those who manage them. (Although this is an important factor, it is not unique to the control system.) Little attention is paid to the evaluation and definition of risks when setting up asset controlling methods. [+]

*Identify the various kinds of business assets

*Describe the structure and elements of an internal control system

*Develop asset control activities

*Explain how to implement asset control activities effectively

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Project Risk Management

Convertas
Campus Full time 3 days Open Enrollment United Kingdom London

This course focuses on improving the project manager’s risk management expertise, from initial planning through project closure. Participants will apply all course principles to a work-related case study taken directly from their work environment. At course completion, students will be able to identify, analyze, respond to, and control project risks. [+]

*Develop project risk management plans

*Identify project scope risks

*Predict project schedule risks

*Examine project resource risks

*Apply quantitative and qualitative risk assessments

*Plan strategies for negative and positive risks

*Devise metrics to monitor and control project risks

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