THE LONDON SCHOOL OF ECONOMICS AND POLITICAL SCIENCE

Managerial Finance online certificate course

Course starts 7 March 2018

Course information

Registration Closes:
27 February 2018
Course Starts:
7 March 2018
Length:
6 weeks, excluding orientation
Effort:
8 - 12 hours per week
Price:
GBP £1,800Options Available
University:
The London School of Economics and Political Science
Language:
English

Course Information

Registration Closes:
27 February 2018
Course Starts:
7 March 2018
Length:
6 weeks, excluding orientation
Effort:
8 - 12 hours per week
Price:
University:
The London School of Economics and Political Science
Language:
English

Introduction

To effectively drive organisational success, business leaders and managers across all functions require a firm grasp of finance.

Develop a deeper understanding of modern finance and the ability to increase your managerial impact through more informed and powerful contributions to organisational discussions.

Bolster your executive capabilities with the right financial skills on this financial course, designed for all managers and leaders, from the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE).

Learn to navigate financial reports, gain the ability to forecast and budget accurately and use your newfound financial knowledge to make better business decisions, all backed by a certificate of competence from one of the top university Finance departments in Europe.

This online course from LSE will empower you as a manager by ensuring you have the tools to speak the international language of business: finance.

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What will set you apart

Earn a certificate in managerial finance from LSE and become empowered to:

    • Analyse, and subsequently optimise, the financial performance of your organisation
    • Confidently evaluate investment projects and opportunities for your business
    • Understand financial language and terminology and communicate more effectively with both investors and the finance function in your organisation
    • Understand and make use of crucial financial frameworks and tools in the modern business environment
    • Create accurate forecasts and budgets - allowing you to optimise your business operations and profitability
    • Make more informed decisions with financial insights and analytical techniques

Course curriculum

Gain crucial financial skills, and empower yourself as a modern business leader as you follow your learning path through the weekly modules of this online course:

  • Orientation Module: Welcome to your Online Campus
  • Course Module 1: Financial statement analysis
  • Course Module 2: Financial forecasting
  • Course Module 3: Discounted cash flow analysis
  • Course Module 4: Optimal investing
  • Course Module 5: Funding strategies
  • Course Module 6: Valuing entire companies

Make more informed decisions

This LSE online certificate course is delivered in collaboration with online education provider, GetSmarter. The design of this online course is guided by the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) faculty and industry experts, who will share their experience and in-depth subject knowledge with you throughout the course.


Course Convenor

PROF DIRK JENTER

Associate Professor of Finance, LSE Department of Finance

Dirk Jenter is an expert in Corporate Finance and has significant experience in executive education at LSE and other world-leading tertiary institutions, such as MIT Sloan and the Stanford Graduate School of Business. Dirk’s research focusses on the interaction of managers and firms with capital markets, on corporate governance, and on the evaluation and compensation of top executives. His research has been featured in the Financial Times, Wall Street Journal, the Economist and on CNN. Dirk is very engaging, a top class communicator, and this has been recognised through teaching awards at LSE, Stanford and MIT Sloan.

Earn a certificate from LSE

Get recognised for your knowledge when you earn an official certificate of competence from the London School of Economics and Political Science – the world's leading social science University – and use it to validate your newfound critical thinking skills and enhanced managerial competencies.

Certificates are issued in your legal name upon successful completion of the course, as per stipulated course requirements. The visual representation of the certificate here serves as an exemplar, and may be subject to change at the discretion of the University.

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When do I start?

Our next available short course starts 7 March 2018.

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