Category: Finance

Preparing Financial Statements

What you will study Accounting principles and qualitative characteristics of financial statements Basic financial statements and their users The process of preparing financial statements of limited companies Common accounting adjustments to the trial balance Formats of financial statements in accordance…

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Management Accounting

What you will study Management accounting vs financial accounting Introduction to management accounting and costing Data sources, analysis and presentation in management accounting Cost classification and behaviour Accounting for material Accounting for labour Accounting for overheads Absorption costing and marginal…

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Investment Appraisal Methods

What you will study Investment and the capital budgeting process Relevant cash flows Payback period Return on capital employed (ROCE) Discounted cash flow (DCF) The net present value (NPV) method The internal rate of return (IRR) method Comparison of DCF…

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Financial Markets and Institutions

What you will study Functions and roles of the financial system Classification of markets  Classification of assets, financial instruments and contracts Rates of interest and rates of return Role of financial intermediaries Role of foreign exchange markets Macroeconomic analysis and…

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Financial Systems, Controls and Compliance

What you will study The accounting and finance functions in business Financial systems and procedures Audit and financial control IT and management information systems for planning and control Identifying and preventing fraud in business  Law and regulation governing accounting The…

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Financial Management

What you will study The nature and purpose of financial management Financial management environment Financial markets and institutions Working capital management Investment appraisal Business valuations Sources of finance Accounting for dividends, capital structure and finance costs Accounting for associates, joint…

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Financial Accounting

What you will study Accounting and finance functions in business organisations Financial systems, procedures, controls and compliance in business Financial accounting and management accounting Financial statements: elements, components, and users Categorisation of assets, liabilities and equity Accounting principles and qualitative…

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Business Valuation Methods

What you will study Business valuations, their nature and purpose Asset valuation bases Income-based valuation bases Cash flow based valuation models Valuation of debt The efficient market hypothesis and valuations of shares Key features of the course Flexibility to suit…

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