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About

This Financial Analysis for Business Performance course at FutureLearn will help you to move into entry-level finance roles across all sectors. You’ll learn how to manage, analyse and communicate insights gained from financial data, and make data-driven decisions that will optimise the business performance of your organisation. 

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Overview

The reliance on tools and technologies to improve productivity is an increasing trend across business finance functions. 

This means financial professionals - as well as other business professionals - are expected to be proficient in using a range of accounting, finance and data platforms, including spreadsheets and databases like Excel and Google Sheets.

Xero is the leading online accounting platform in both Australia and the UK, with upwards of 1.8 million subscribers. It’s a must-have tool for anyone looking to gain and apply knowledge of new financial concepts, which can then be reapplied across many areas. 

Business intelligence tools can be employed to communicate insights that drive effective decision-making through data visualisation and storytelling techniques.

Key skills you will learn during the Financial Analysis for Business Performance course at FutureLearn  

  • Financial analysis
  • Budget planning
  • Budget forecasting
  • Insights
  • Communication
  • Data analysis
  • Xero
  • Tableau
  • Excel

Programme Structure

Courses included

  • Financial Analysis for Business Performance: Planning, Budgeting, and Forecasting
  • Financial Analysis for Business Performance: Reporting and Stakeholder Management
  • Financial Analysis for Business Performance: Data-Driven Decision Making

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 3 months

Start dates & application deadlines

You can apply for and start this programme anytime.

Language

English

Delivered

Online
  • Self-paced

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • If you’re looking to move into an entry-level finance position, or you’re a professional with increasing responsibility for managing, analysing and communicating insights gained from financial data, this ExpertTrack will equip you with the skills necessary to succeed.
  • No prior experience is required, but some knowledge of financial analysis and/or accounting will prove advantageous.
  • During this ExpertTrack we’ll be using Excel. If you don’t have Excel, you might find this online version useful.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    43 USD/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 43 USD per module during 3 months.
  • National

    43 USD/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 43 USD per module during 3 months.

Tuition per month.

Price range in different currencies: £36 / $39 / €36

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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