Introduction to the Topic of Finance Essentials

29 July 2022 - 31 December 2023 г.
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  • English

    course language

  • 5 weeks

    course duration

  • от 3 до 4 часов в неделю

    needed to educate

  • 1 credit points

    for credit at your university

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This program is designed to help your transition to a new field or advance your knowledge in Finance. Also it will help future students to acquire familiarity with 
Finance essentials.
This is the introductory program. The content covers basic finance concepts paying special attention to  their application to a wide variety of real business world situations. The program briefly presents contemporary financial theories and their applications to demonstrate the advanced implementation of corporate finance including financial forecasting,   finance and investments, financing and corporate finance strategies and processes.

Course program

Module 1. Corporate Financial System

Module 2. What Makes Up Strategic Business Value?

Module 3. Sources and Purposes of Management Information

Module 4. Financial Analysis 

Module 5. Investments

Education results

Upon completion for this program the learners will:

- understand the structure of the corporate financial system;

- understand the relations between operational and financial functions of the company;

- give examples of sources and purposes of management information;

- know how certain departments and teams can influence the company's financial results;

- know what constitutes the system of financial reporting;

- know how budgeting works;

- have skills of processing financial documentation;

- have skills of effective communication with the financial departments.

Formed competencies

The course is aimed at the formation of general learning competencies for Bachelor’s and Specialists’ programs, as well as other competencies included in the education program.

Education directions

Rezontov Sergey

Position: visiting lecturer, Graduate School of Management


Certificate is issued upon completion of all graded tasks of the program.

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