Diploma in Finance for Non-Financial Managers

Diploma in Finance for Non-Financial Managers

Course Details

Full Course name:
Diploma in Finance for Non-Financial Managers

Course Dates

Next course commencing:
September 2019

10 weeks, one evening per week from 6.30 to 9.30 pm

Course Award

Award: City Colleges Diploma
NFQ: Not Applicable

Gain a clear understanding of the financial implications of decisions within your organisation.

The implications of financial decisions are of growing concern for all managers within an organisation. For non-financial managers being equipped with an understanding of the basic financial influence of decisions strengthens communication, teamwork and participation between different members and managers of an organisation.

This course aims to provide all participants with the necessary knowledge to comprehend the financial implications of decisions within their organisation. Participants will be taught the main aspects of finance building confidence in assessing financial information with ease. This will enable the individual to contribute to and comprehend financial decision-making. Participants will be required to interpret documentation, compile statements and assess different financial scenarios. The experience gained over the course will enable participants to work comfortably with financial material and equip managers with the tools necessary for assessing and participating in the financial matters within their organisation.

This programme is designed for all Managers who are required to deal with financial information as part of their employment or those who wish to gain a deeper understanding of the way the finances within their organisation are managed.

The Course is divided into seven modules which are as follows:

  • Corporate Banking
  • Business Economics
  • International Trade and Foreign Exchange
  • Financial Statements
  • Corporate Risk Assessment
  • Managing a Business
  • Corporate Insolvency

The course will take place one evening per week for three hours over 10 weeks in our city centre location on South Great George’s Street, Dublin 2.  Each course comprises of 30 contact hours. The course is also available online.

Classroom-based: €995
(€1,095 if paying in instalments)

Online course: €895
(€995 if paying in instalments)

Non-EU students: €1,295

The course will be assessed by a two-hour open book examination.

Why City Colleges?

  • Courses for students who are passionate about their subject, delivered by leaders in their field.
  • Live lectures which are also streamed live on Moodle and recorded for review
  • City centre location in South Great George’s Street, convenient for bus, LUAS, DART
  • Southside Dublin location in Dundrum
  • Study rooms and library in our City Centre location
  • Limited class size
  • Parking