Course in Economics and Administration

Top Course Studies in Economics and Administration

Economics and Administration

A course is a short-term specialized study program, generally lasting from a few weeks to several months, with the duration of some as little as a few days. The curriculum is typically hands-on to maximize learning in a focused environment.

What is a course in economics and administration? This program will typically give you the skills necessary to qualify for administrative positions and other positions dependent on economics in a business setting. Students will typically learn how to conduct business in a global market, handle the administrative tasks of organization, accounting and correspondence, and learn how to train of develop staff. The world is becoming a more dynamic marketplace and a course in economics and administration can build the skills necessary to succeed in a changing business environment.

Taking a course in economics and administration will help make employees more desirable for hire and promotion. It will also give entrepreneurs strategies to adapt and change to a global industry. Other courses give students the skills to enter into the business administration field.

Courses vary in cost, depending on the length of the program and the institution that offers it. It is a good idea to research the courses available to ensure that you find one that meets your educational needs.

After the completion of a course in economics and administration, you can expect to gain a job in an administrative capacity if the course’s focus is secretarial. Other courses are tailored for leadership roles and prepare you for a wide variety of roles in a business landscape, building exceptional leaders and executives. Entrepreneurs also benefit from the courses and become more adept at leading their company to success.

Educational opportunities vary and offer more flexibility to meet the needs of working professionals. Online courses may be available. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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ACCA Part-time

London School of Business and Finance (LSBF)
Campus Part time 6 - 30 months January 2018 United Kingdom London

The ACCA part-time at LSBF is designed to fit around your busy life. We have a range of flexible study modes: weekend, evening or weekday classes. [+]

Best Course Studies in Economics and Administration 2017. ACCA Part-time The ACCA part-time at LSBF is designed to fit around your busy life. We have a range of flexible study modes: weekend, evening or weekday classes. In addition, all on-campus students get free access to LIVE online classes in case they need to catch up or remember what was done in the classroom. Classes are on LSBF's campus in the City of London - just 6 minutes away from Moorgate underground station. Course Requirements Standard entry: Minimum requirements are 2 A Levels and 3 GCSEs or equivalent in five separate subjects, including English and Mathematics. Access to ACCA via FIA or AAT qualification: No other academic qualifications required. Gain exemptions from ACCA papers F1 – F3. Graduate entry: Degree holders from ACCA-accredited institutions may be exempt from up to 9 exams. Other relevant degrees may also qualify you for exemptions. English language proficiency: IELTS 5.5 overall and each component or equivalent. [-]

(PALAS 400) Latin America in Global Economy

University of Belgrano
Campus Part time 15 weeks February 2018 Argentina Buenos Aires

This course will study the development patterns of Latin America since colonial times to present days. Dependency from external factors has underpinned Latin America´s economic development. This course will focus on the specific issues that determined the economic development of the region as a whole, as well as that of individual countries. [+]

Information Semesters: First and Second Hours of Instruction per Week: 4 Total Weeks: 15 Total Hours of Instruction: 60 Courses transferable to ECTS Courses transferable to U.S. System Recommendation: A background in Economics plus advanced written and spoken English Course Description This course will study the development patterns of Latin America since colonial times to present days. Dependency from external factors has underpinned Latin America´s economic development. This course will focus on the specific issues that determined the economic development of the region as a whole, as well as that of individual countries. The first part of this course will focus on economic history. In the second part, students are expected to choose one country from a list of Latin American countries and conduct research. A case study of the chosen country’s patterns of development and how economic history forged present-day conditions/ issues/ disparities/ insertion in the world will be presented, both orally - approximately 25 minutes followed by a 10-15 discussion – as well as written, both with a substantial weigh in the total final grade of the course, as seen below. The third part of the course will focus on the future prospects of Latin American development, future dilemmas and strategies to follow. Course Requirements Class attendance is required of all students at UB. A 75% attendance to classes is mandatory to keep the regular student status. An electronic system keeps track of attendance. Students have to slide an electronic card every class to comply with the attendance... [-]

General Business

Fanshawe College
Campus Part time September 2017 Canada London

Expand your business knowledge and prepare for positions of greater responsibility. Study specialized areas of business not previously encountered and learn skills necessary for competent decision making in today's rapidly changing business environment. [+]

Best Course Studies in Economics and Administration 2017. Expand your business knowledge and prepare for positions of greater responsibility. Study specialized areas of business not previously encountered and learn skills necessary for competent decision making in today's rapidly changing business environment. Learning Outcomes The graduate has reliably demonstrated the ability to: Apply business concepts to solve common business problems and situations. Create and explain financial process and data. Recognize common legal and ethical issues facing today's businesses. Evaluate the challenges and risks associated with small business management. Create a business plan. Identify and apply customer service strategies. Compare a number of techniques necessary to enhance communications in organizations. Describe the implications of the global market on business. Describe the effect of personality profiles and behavior in organizations. Discuss the basic elements of the marketing planning process and examine the information required to make effective marketing decisions. Identify the effect and role of information technology on today's businesses. Describe the issues that one may face in a diverse team. Courses Available for Registration Principles of Accounting 1 Business Math Leadership in Organizations Organizational Business Communication Business Microcomputer Applications Program Requirements Level 1 Credits Group 1 ACCT-1100 Principles of Accounting 1 SOSC-1013 Social Media & Society LAWS-3018 Ethics & Law MKTG-1012 Principles of Marketing 1 MATH-1052 Business Math MGMT-3005 Strategic HR Management BUSI-1070 Small Business Ownership Group 2 MGMT-3010 Leadership in Organizations MGMT-3041 Organizational Behaviour Group 3 ECON-1002 Economics 1 ECON-1005 Economics 2 FINA-1031 Financial Management Applications ECON-1019 Contemporary Issues in Economics... [-]

International Taxation

Executive M.B.L.HSG, University of St. Gallen
Campus Full time 5 - 6  May 2017 USA New York Switzerland St.Gallen Belgium Brussels China Shanghai Germany Frankfurt am Main Japan Tokyo Luxembourg Zurich Austin Cambridge + 14 more

NYU’s International Tax Program is unique in the world, and the benefit will be yours. 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, and the benefit will be yours. 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. In this course you will learn about the domestic and international tax law rules of the United States - 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 course you will have acquired basic knowledge of how to avoid double taxation and how to make use of beneficial tax regimes.... [-]


Finance for Non-Finance Workshop

Convertas
Campus Full time 5 days Open Enrollment United Arab Emirates Dubai Abu Dhabi United Kingdom London Turkey Istanbul Malaysia Kuala Lumpur + 7 more

Proper knowledge of financial procedures and management is necessary for any working professional nowadays. From a project manager to any technical worker need to know and contribute to the financial system and procedures. Many of us do study finance as part of the regular education, but a refresher workshop on practical issues revitalizes the knowledge. [+]

Best Course Studies in Economics and Administration 2017. Proper knowledge of financial procedures and management is necessary for any working professional nowadays. From a project manager to any technical worker need to know and contribute to the financial system and procedures. Many of us do study finance as part of the regular education, but a refresher workshop on practical issues revitalizes the knowledge. [-]

Hr-Academy

Академия PwC
Campus Part time January 2018 Russia Moscow

The program «HR-Academy" is aimed at enhancing skills, improving skills and acquire new knowledge in the field of personnel management. [+]

HR-Academy About the program The Program «HR-Academy" It aims to increase practical skills, improving qualifications and the acquisition of new knowledge in the field of human resource management. Teachers: Leading experts in the field of HR; Consultants in the field of personnel management with extensive experience in project work both in Russian and in international company; Certified instructors course CIPD (Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development). The format of the program: The program includes 12 modulesWhich are held in openAnd in corporate format. When you select the format of the corporate client content modules and their number is discussed with the client, depending on its needs. maybe two options of the program: Training for one or more modules of the program, which includes theoretical and practical part (case studies and interactive exercises); Training for one or more modules of the program, including design work, analysis and assessment of its results, as well as a final evaluation of learning outcomes in selected modules. (Comprehensive Program) Open format program provides any part of the modules, whose content does not change. The program is used: International practice of PwC; The elements of the CIPD course, which are used in companies that operate in the territory of the Russian Federation; Experience PwC, obtained in the process of consulting projects in the field of personnel management. Teaching methods: Lecture part containing theoretical material; Practical interactive exercises to help participants consolidate the theoretical material; Solution cases prepared on the basis of experience of consulting projects in... [-]

AAT Level 2

Kensington and Chelsea College
Campus Part time 22 - 25  September 2017 United Kingdom London

The AAT Level 2 course covers a range of basic accounting practices and techniques from costing as well as double entry book keeping to computerised accounting. The course will also provide you with practical and theoretical understanding of systems in the modern workplace. [+]

Best Course Studies in Economics and Administration 2017. Our Accounting Courses range from Beginner to Advanced level and are aimed at people who work or who wish to work in a role that requires Accountancy skills. Kensington and Chelsea College has been accredited by the Association of Accounting Technicians (AAT) to deliver its accounting qualifications. AAT is a professional qualification and membership body. Its qualifications give students practical skills to work in a range of finance and accounting jobs. People with AAT qualifications go on to work at all levels and in all sectors of the economy with some running their own accountancy practices. Only AAT Approved training providers are allowed to deliver the AAT Accounting Qualification and they must first go through a rigorous verification process. We are delighted to be offering the AAT Accounting Qualification. Our tutors bring a wealth of knowledge and expertise in training accountancy students. Jane Scott Paul, AAT Chief Executive said: ‘Every business needs well trained finance staff and an AAT qualification demonstrates to a prospective employer that you have the skills to do job. Gaining a recognised accountancy qualification with AAT is the first step into a professional finance career.’ The AAT Level 2 course covers a range of basic accounting practices and techniques from costing as well as double entry book keeping to computerised accounting. The course will also provide you with practical and theoretical understanding of systems in the modern workplace. AAT Level 2 comprises of 5 papers (Basic Accounting 1,... [-]

Short Courses in Economic and Financial Sciences

University of Johannesburg
Campus Full time Part time February 2018 South Africa Johannesburg

Short Courses in Economic and Financial Sciences [+]

Short Courses in Economic and Financial Sciences Title Duration Price Admission Requirements Contact Programme in Commercial Accounting February to November R15000 Grade 12 Diploma endorsement plus the required Admission Points Score (APS) APS – 18 (Mathematics) or 20 (Mathematical Literacy) Mrs M Vermaak / Mr H Coovadia mvermaak@ uj.ac.za Competition Economics 1 week in one semester per year R11350 BCom, BCom (Law), LLB or the equivalent and a background in competition law and policy. Dr Simon Roberts sroberts@ uj.ac.za Advanced Property Financial Concepts 3 days R5280 Intermediate Property Financial Concepts SLP​ Mr Marno Booyens marnob@ uj.ac.za Analysing Industrial Clustering for Economic Development 3 – 5 days contact / 6 months R10500 Grade 12 and Internal selection process Recommended SLP: Introduction to LED Minimum attendants: 18 Transport / accommodation / catering costs are excluded ​​​ Dr Marius Venter mventer@ uj.ac.za Applied Econometric Analysis and Forecasting 1 week R12000 BCom in Economics Experience in the field of economics, introduction to econometrics, statistics or business Applicants will be subject to an internal selection process Basic knowledge of economics, statistics or mathematics ​ Prof Lumengo Bonga- Bonga lbonga@ uj.ac.za Applied Private-Public Partnerships for Local Economic Development (LED) 3 – 5 days contact / 6 months R10500 Grade 12 and Internal selection process Recommended SLP: Introduction to LED Minimum attendants: 18 Transport / accommodation / catering costs are excluded ​​​ Dr Marius Venter mventer@ uj.ac.za Applied Project Management for Local Economic Development (LED) 3 – 5 days contact / 6 months R10500 Grade 12 and... [-]

Course in Management and Reduction Costs in Transport and Logistics

BVL Campus - The Global Supply Chain Network
Campus Full time 2 days October 2017 Indonesia Jakarta

The seminar focuses on the optimization of processes in transport and logistics and advanced methods of reducing costs. Different methods and examples from the field will be presented and discussed. A workshop is included to transfer the methods directly to their own business. [+]

Best Course Studies in Economics and Administration 2017. Management and Reduction Costs in Transport and Logistics The seminar focuses on the optimization of processes in transport and logistics and advanced methods of reducing costs. Different methods and examples from the field will be presented and discussed. A workshop is included to transfer the methods directly to their own business. Course Objectives Management of logistics costs is crucial for every successful business. Compared with other countries, the logistics costs in Indonesia are much higher. There is a need for change to ensure competitive prices in international business. Target Audience Managers who are responsible for strategic and operational processes in the field of transport and logistics in their companies, as well as executives who are searching for highly effective cost cutting methods. Curriculum Day 1 Introduction into cost structures and economic environment, which covers: Trends in logistics/ market development Identification of logistic costs Analysis of cost structures in logistics and supply chain Day 2 Cost modeling, which covers: Costing systems Process and activity based costing Best practice cases Certificate: On completion of the 2 days course, the participant will receive Certificate of Successful Participation, issued jointly by AHK & Kuehne Foundation. Registration and Inquiries For enquiry and assistance, please contact: Blessy Trinandha blessy.trinandha@ekonid.or.id (+62)21 3154685 Hardy Hoffmann hardy.hoffmann@ekonid.or.id (+62)21 3154685 For course registration or details, please visit:www.ekonid.or.id Closing date for registration: October 1st, 2017 All information furnished is correct at point of print. The organizers reserve the right to cancel or postpone... [-]

Summer School Program - Developing Intercultural Business Skills

John Naisbitt University
Campus Full time 1 month June 2017 Serbia Belgrade

The program aims to provide the students with solid knowledge of theories and fundamentals of international economy and business, while practicing students’ skills in the simulated intercultural management and negotiation environment, in order to improve their overall international business expertise and experience. [+]

Be inspired by the international environment of this year’s Summer School, as it is an excellent introduction to what it is like to study and work in an interculturally diverse group. This year, our focus is on developing intercultural business skills. Individuals from different cultural backgrounds have different cultural norms, practices and expectations, and to understand and appreciate this is essential for success in international business. Over a four-week period, from mid-June to mid-July, an intensive teaching format with company visits included and several field trips through Serbia, students will develop skills which will enable them to interact effectively and in a acceptable way with others whilst working in groups with various cultural backgrounds. The program aims to provide the students with solid knowledge of theories and fundamentals of international economy and business, while practicing students’ skills in the simulated intercultural management and negotiation environment, in order to improve their overall international business expertise and experience. Dates 17th June to 17th July Enrolment Selection criteria: - Certificate of knowledge of adequate level of English language (could be issued by professor of English language) - Transcript of grades - Confirmation of student status Requirements: - Be at least 18 years old; - Hold a passport that is valid for at least a year; - Visa requirements * - Health insurance - One photo (passport size) *International students are generally required to have a student visitor’s visa, yet some countries are excluded from this requirement. The summer school is a short-term program... [-]

PhD Summer Academy

Zaragoza Logistics Center
Campus Full time 1 - 2 weeks June 2017 Spain Zaragoza USA Cambridge + 2 more

The 10th PhD Summer Academy will take place on June 20-28, 2017 at the Zaragoza Logistics Center (ZLC), in Zaragoza, Spain. Linked to the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and the University of Zaragoza, ZLC is a research and educational center located in Spain, with the highest number of European research projects in logistics and the finest master degree in the country. [+]

Best Course Studies in Economics and Administration 2017.

The PhD Summer Academy is an intense period of learning, debating, and discovering the fundamental concepts and recent trends in supply chain management, in addition to meeting your future colleagues and having a great time in Zaragoza, Spain.

This is the tenth summer academy to be organized at Zaragoza Logistics Center (ZLC) in Zaragoza, Spain. Linked to the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and the University of Zaragoza, ZLC is a research and educational center located in Spain, with the highest number of European research projects in logistics and the finest master degree in the country.

In addition to being introduced to different topics in the field (Empirical Operations Management Research, Sustainability in Operations Management, Doing Grounded Theory Research, Inventory Management of Perishable Products) by a group of distinguished professors, you will also have the opportunity to meet doctoral students from different institutions and exchange ideas. Although we expect applicants to come from different institutions, countries and backgrounds, one thing you will all have in common is excellence. You will be selected to be part of a discussion forum of outstanding scholars in the area of logistics and supply chain management. ... [-]


Short Course in Humanitarian Operations: Environmental Health & Logistics

Liverpool School Of Tropical Medicine
Campus Full time 2 weeks April 2017 United Kingdom Liverpool

This course aims to provide students with knowledge and critical understanding of the principal technical challenges encountered in supporting emergency humanitarian operations. It aims to enable students to adopt a reasoned and evidence-based approach to anticipating and identifying the technical challenges and to develop and evaluate strategies for their management. [+]

Humanitarian Operations: Environmental Health & Logistics 3 good reasons to study 1. The humanitarian sector needs many skills, not just medical, and this course explores the variety of skills needed 2. This course is suitable for water and sanitation technical specialists, logisticians, security specialists, project co-ordinators, contractors, etc..., the list is endless - all of whom are widely needed in this sector 3. The course provides a valuable gateway to understanding the humanitarian sector. This course aims to provide students with knowledge and critical understanding of the principal technical challenges encountered in supporting emergency humanitarian operations. It aims to enable students to adopt a reasoned and evidence-based approach to anticipating and identifying the technical challenges and to develop and evaluate strategies for their management. Course Outline Logistics, infrastructure and communication: planning and managing the logistics chain of specification, ordering and procurement, transport, storage and distribution tools for financial management and control managing human resources for logistics and technical activities contracts for staff, property and procurement field communication equipment and their importance for security logistics support of immunization programmes provision and maintenance of accommodation and utilities Environmental Health, Water and Sanitation: common environmental and public health hazards environmental health planning and management in emergencies minimum standards for the delivery of relief in the environmental health sector planning and managing effective sanitation programmes planning, sourcing, treating and supplying water in emergencies hygiene-promotion key indicators for monitoring environmental health programs environmental risk factors for vector-borne diseases in emergency situations strategies for controlling vector-borne... [-]

Unpad's Summer Program

Universitas Padjadjaran
Campus Full time 1 week July 2017 Indonesia Bandung

Universitas Padjadjaran would like to invite you to our Summer Program in Bandung, Indonesia. This program is one of our projects to show our international links in a compact 7-days program conducted in English language on the campus. [+]

Best Course Studies in Economics and Administration 2017. Universitas Padjadjaran's Summer Program Universitas Padjadjaran would like to invite you to our Summer Program in Bandung, Indonesia. This program is one of our projects to show our international links in a compact 7-days program conducted in English language on the campus. We offer an exciting Summer Program which includes sport, cultural, and social activities such as traditional dance and music instrument lesson, Indonesian language lesson, Bandung historical walk, hiking, and many more. We also offer academic program which you can choose what might you interest in; 1. Mathematics and Natural Science: "Super Camp on Material Science" 2. Geology: "Geology on Volcanic Environment in West Java" 3. Pharmacy: "Indonesian Medicinal Plant" 4. Economics and Business: "Creative Industries" At the end of the program you will get the opportunity to join our post tour, to the Indonesian Island of the Gods, most well known as Bali where you will have a sightseeing and free time program to enjoy this beautiful part of Indonesia. Application Form Submission Deadline : July 1st, 2016 Payment Deadline : July, 11th 2016 Registration Cancellation : July, 11th 2016 UNPAD's Summer Program is open to any current college students both domestic and international. [-]

Professional Postgraduate Degree in International Finance

RISEBA
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Latvia Riga

The programme develops students’ ability to successfully in international environment, by majoring in accounting and financial analysis. Our recent experience shows that graduates are successfully employed in other sectors as well or set up and lead their own business... [+]

The programme develops students’ ability to successfully in international environment, by majoring in accounting and financial analysis. Our recent experience shows that graduates are successfully employed in other sectors as well or set up and lead their own business. The programme is intended to provide general knowledge on international environment, by involving study courses of International Strategic Management, International Project Management, Information Technologies and Risks, Leadership, Innovation and Creativity, Cultural Negotiations, Business Meets Arts, etc. The specialised courses in finance involve aspects on Management Accounting and Analysis, Corporate Finance, Investments, Financial Econometrics, Portfolio Management and Wealth Planning. The courses are designed to prepare the students for the CFA exam requirements. 3 Palmes Of Excellence - EXCELLENT business school with reinforcing international influence Degree awarded: Professional Postgraduate Degree in International Finance Professional qualification: English Form of study: Full time evening studies International opportunities: One semester studies abroad (ERASMUS Programme) Why RISEBA, why International Finance? dual degree opportunities with the Kedge Business School – possibility to spend one semester in France and obtain two diplomas by using the ERASMUS scholarship extensive range of international exchange programs with international partner institutions the only higher education institution in Latvia, being a member of the Association of Accountants of the Republic of Latvia, the programme elaborated basing on their recommendations the only programme in Latvia, providing students an opportunity to participate in the CFA Research Challenge and to meet the CFA Institute Representatives for better preparation of the CFA exams strong cooperation with the industry... [-]

Operations, Logistics & Lean Management – OLM

International Business School Americas
Campus Full time 3 weeks July 2017 Italy Altavilla Vicentina Brazil São Paulo USA La Verne China Beijing Northridge + 7 more

Deepen knowledge in Logistics, Operations and quality control using, as a reference the concept of lean manufacturing (Toyotism) applied to factories and services. [+]

Best Course Studies in Economics and Administration 2017. Period: January and July Course load: Full day classes and activities for 3 weeks - 80h in classroom and 8 hours of extra activities and 12 hours option visit. Faculty: Specialist professors from the university, with great academic and professional experience Dynamics of the class: theoretical classes, cases discussions and practical activities Students’ profile: Undergraduates interested in Administration Additional activities: Visit to the World Trade Organization in Geneva, Switzerland, or the Fashion District of Milan, Italy. Number of students in class: from 15 to 30 Investment: € 5.100 + enrollment fee € 60 – check scholarship programs Payment conditions: up to 10 installments Enrollment period: upon request Objectives of the program Deepen knowledge in Logistics, Operations and quality control using, as a reference the concept of lean manufacturing (Toyotism) applied to factories and services. Program* 1st week: Logistics and operation for Global Foundations of logistics and operation for Global businesses; How to leverage competitive advantage based upon excellence in LOP. Company Visits and Project work. 2nd week: Lean goals and strategies Toyota’s lessons for today’s companies; linking corporative strategies to lean management. Company Visits and Project work. 3rd week: Lean management for industries and services Broadening the concept of lean management: service sector and leand management concepts and practices. Company Visits and Project Word. Graduation Ceremony. * Subject to change according to the coordination. Previous readings: Students will receive a set of articles to read, with six months in advance, allowing the... [-]