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Accounting and Finance : Fundamentals of Finance


Business The Fundamentals of Finance At its heart, every business is a numbers game. Make the numbers work in your favour and you succeed; fail to master the fundamentals of finance and it’s game over. A business cannot get by without meticulously controlled budgeting, cost-control and a constant eye on income. While accountancy focuses primarily on the maintenance of accurate records, financial management is about so much more. It’s about analysing and working with key financial data, so as to improve the profitability and performance of the business. Those who are able to perform consistently and reliably where key financial matters are concerned are rare and invaluable business assets. This exclusive tutorial offers an insightful introduction to the fundamentals of finance from a modern business perspective. Explore the basics of budgeting, along with a series of accountancy standards, typical business costs and the various types of business budgets. Study a breakdown of the budgeting process, pick up a few essential budgeting tricks along the way and work towards becoming an elite financial professional.

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Business The Fundamentals of Finance


After the completion of this course learners will be able to:

  • Define basic financial terminology
  • Prepare a budget of any type or size

Programme ContentTopics

  • Types of Costs
  • Generally Accepted Accounting Principles
  • The Basics of Budgeting
  • Budgeting Terms
  • Types of Budgets
  • The Budgeting Process
  • Budgeting Tips and Tricks

Course Benefits

  • Full Tutor Support
  • Self paced, no fixed schedules
  • Available to students anywhere in the world
  • 24/7 Access to the LMS ( Learning Management System )
  • Easy to understand quality e-learning study materials

Course Material

All course materials are included in the course price. All your study material will be available on our learning management system for which you will get access once you are enrolled. The material can be downloaded and printed as well.

Our distance learning course materials are specially written for home study and contain a wealth of knowledge in easy to understand language. We use variety of media to help you learn. Your course may use any of the following different media which you can use from home or where ever you choose to study:

  • Online course materials
  • Question papers
  • Additional Supporting Material
  • Useful Links

Course assessment

You will be continually assessed throughout the course. Your assignment will be marked by your tutor and independently moderated. The feedback on your assignment will then be sent to you. On receipt of this, you may wish to contact your tutor to discuss the feedback.

Tutor Support

When you enrol on a course with CPD Courses you are allocated your personal tutor. Tutor’s help and support will be available throughout your studies with the college. He/she will assess your work and will provide you with regular feedback on your progress.