This course has been developed to give the student the underpinning knowledge, understanding and skills at managing finance and information systems within organisations.
The emphasis is on the management process, giving an understanding of the concepts, theories and systems, and thereby developing the skills needed to manage financial resources and handle information in a way that will improve your decision making ability.
Each section gives a clear framework in which to review, examine and apply the key concepts, theories and systems.
Packed with examples from real business, self-assessment exercises, assignments and task-based activities, this course will enable students to more easily develop their knowledge and skills.
Section One - Managing Finance
Types of Business Organisation
Sources and Types of Finance
Analysis and Evaluation
Analysis of Costs
Capital Investment Appraisal
Section Two - Managing Information
Why Organisations Need Information
From Data to Information
Meeting an Organisation's Information Needs
Using Information Technology
Quality and Reliability
On completion of your course, you will receive two certificates:
Certificate 1 is issued by Stonebridge Associated Colleges: Managing Finance and Information Diploma
Managing Finance and Information Diploma issued by Stonebridge Associated Colleges, to view a sample of the college’s award, please click here.
With this course you will have unlimited access to your own personal tutor who specialises in their field of study. It is your personal tutor's role to ensure that you receive constructive feedback and to deal with any queries you may have. You are more than welcome to telephone, fax or email your personal tutor.
You will also have access to a dedicated and friendly team of administrators and course advisors who offer sound and professional guidance and advice when you need it. This ensures that you will never feel neglected and that you will always succeed!
Requirements for Entry
There is no experience or previous qualifications required for enrolment on this course. It is available to all students, of all academic backgrounds.
This is only an approximate figure and is dependant upon how much time you can dedicate to your studies and how well you grasp the learning concepts in the course material. Furthermore, at the end of each lesson there is a question paper that needs to be completed and returned to your tutor. You should allow at least 1 - 2 hours of study to complete each question paper.
The approximate amount of time required to complete the course is: 144 hrs.
After each lesson there will be a question paper, which needs to be completed and submitted to your personal tutor for marking. This method of continual assessment ensures that your personal tutor can consistently monitor your progress and provide you with assistance throughout the duration of the course.
* All study materials
* Study Guide
* Full Tutor and Admin support