You can blend financial knowledge with strategy!
Strategic business planning requires a solid understanding of financials. In a leadership role, you need to be able to bring that financial and non-financial expertise to the table. If you feel that an update or injection of financial expertise might enhance these skills, this is the course for you. Download course guide.
You can study fees-free
From 1 January 2018, tertiary education will be fees-free for eligible first-time tertiary students on programmes level 3 and above. You may be eligible to study this course fee-free. Find out if you’re eligible for free study.
Benefits to you
Learn how to bring financial knowledge to the table
This course will provide you with the skills required to integrate financial and non-financial information into the strategic planning process. You’ll learn how to analyse and interpret financial information so that it adds value and depth to the business planning cycle, informing good decision making.
Understand debtor risk and mitigation
The course will enable you to understand debtor risk and the potential impacts on your business, then turn that understanding into appropriate mitigation techniques to ensure business success.
To study this course, you must first complete the pre-requisite course, Introduction to Accounting and Taxation.
- Level: 5
- Credit: 15
- Course fee: $642.60 (domestic students). Includes GST.
- Duration: 9 weeks
- Indicative hours per week: 16.5
- EFTS: 0.125
How long will it take?
This course is delivered over 9 weeks. NZQA guidelines suggest up to 150 hours of total study time for a 15 credit course. So to complete this course successfully in the 9 weeks you must be prepared to devote approximately 16.5 hours per week to your study. Depending on your previous academic online experience and course level this may vary to a certain degree.
If you want to study as a full-time student you can enrol on more than one course at a time. Please speak to one of our enrolment coordinators for more information on 0800 328 269 or refer to https://www.studylink.govt.nz/about-studylink/glossary/full-time-definition.html
“I really enjoyed the flexibility and ability to study at my own pace and in my own time, It’s very flexible and rewarding. You get out of it what you put in. Give it a go, you have nothing to lose!”
TANZ eCampus is offered by eight of New Zealand’s major tertiary providers including:
All qualifications will be awarded by one of these providers. Courses completed through TANZ eCampus are industry recognised and accepted by the New Zealand Qualifications Authority (NZQA). Graduates may attend the graduation ceremony of the relevant tertiary partner and will receive a parchment from the institute at which they enrolled.