Business and economics are basically concerned with the management of scarce resources. The field deals with the conceptual ideas that are built from thorough research and is mainly concerned with translating those concepts into pragmatic business and professional contexts. Economical theories and empirical techniques fundamentally revolve around human decision making, hence have many direct applications in business, finance, along with non-monetary fields. As such, business programmes benefit from economical theories and deals with the ways to manage people so to organize and maintain collective productivity toward accomplishing particular goals (usually to generate revenue).
Programmes in business and economics provide students with theoretical and practical knowledge of various business, economics, finance, management, accounting and marketing subjects. In addition, awareness of the moral and ethical responsibilities of management is covered during studies as an increasingly important issue. Many programmes adopt a holistic approach to business challenges and issues, along with conventional discipline-based academic subjects. Studying business and economics allows students to develop individual leadership and personal capabilities. Students are provided an intellectual environment where they can improve their critical and innovative thinking capabilities.
This Diploma in Retail Operations Management course is designed to provide you with the latest retail management knowledge and skills from operations to how to run a profitable retail store.
Voor middel- en senior managers werkzaam in de publieke en non-profit sector die een serieuze gesprekspartner willen worden voor financieel specialisten binnen en buiten de organisatie.
The ILM Level 2 Certificate in Leadership and Team Skills is specially designed to give practising or aspiring team leaders a solid foundation in their formal development as a team leader.
The International Financial Bootcamp (IFB) is delivered in partnership alongside students from the prestigious Paris-Sorbonne University, you will gain expert insight into topics that are central to understanding finance. Over the course of 4 days, you will learn from tutors with years of financial markets experience, visit Bloomberg and network with some of the brightest minds in Europe.
In recent years, the topic of business accountability to society and environment has captured the unprecedented attention of business and academic community.
Choosing to study the AAT Accounting Qualification with ICS will start you on the path to a successful accounting and finance career. Our combined AAT Level 2 Certificate & Level 3 Diploma in Accounting allows you to study the first two AAT qualification levels in one affordable package.
This programme is designed to equip participants with skills and knowledge relevant to the arts and entertainment business.
The ability to read, understand and analyse financial statements is a vital business skill. It is often said that accounting is the ‘language’ of business. This course teaches you to ‘speak’ this language. You will gain a full introduction to the principles and role of financial accounting, as well as how to record business transactions in an accounting system using the double entry approach.
Six Sigma Design (DFSS) & Innovation methods provide complementary approaches. When strategically linked these yield customer-driven, highly resource efficient processes and products with almost perfect performance.
In the global economy of the 21st century, Brazil, Russia, India, and China (BRIC) are suddenly emerging as major players, shaking up the existing order, and generating waves of uncertainty around the world. Will the U.S., Japan, and Europe be surpassed by these new economic powers? How did these countries achieve their success? Will that success last? What lessons can be learned from their strategies? And how will the world be reshaped by their emergence?
The course helps you develop the skills to use new age media and digital tools to implement marketing strategies. Through practical assessments and a hands-on approach, it equips you with the skills required for marketing in the 21st century.
Get ready for the best summer ever! The six-week Summer Programme in European Studies (SES) offers you a great European experience while earning credits towards your major. Choose from eight courses and two academic study trips (of 10 or 16 days) taught in English and offered by the Center for European Studies (CES) at Maastricht University, one of the highest-ranking universities in the Netherlands. Course topics fit most majors and have a distinct European or international theme.