Short Courses in Business & Economics

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.

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Entrepreneurial Summer School Entrepreneurial Summer School
  • Jul 2016
  • National € 1,600 per module
  • International € 1,800 per module
  • 19 days

The Entrepreneurial Summer School of TecnoCampus is a unique opportunity to enhance and train your entrepreneurial skills in order to develop your business project within just 3 weeks.

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Advanced Human Resource Program Advanced Human Resource Program
  • Apr 2016
  • EEA € 9,950 per module
  • Non-EEA € 9,950 per module
  • 6 days

This program has been designed for management executives who need to acquire targeted skills, in particular specialists who want to broaden their knowledge of Human Resource Management.

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Alternative Approaches to Macroeconomics Alternative Approaches to Macroeconomics
  • Jul 2016
  • International £ 1,725 per module
  • Not specified

Since the global financial crisis of 2008 there has been awareness of a divergence between theory and an effective approach to macroeconomic policy issues. There is increased recognition of the incompleteness of economic knowledge in an uncertain and changing social setting. This has been felt by professional economists as well as by students who have been active in demanding a more 'pluralist approach' to their study of economics. This course therefore aims to introduce students to critical analysis of the building blocks of 'mainstream' macroeconomics, and to some of the approaches offered as alternatives.

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Exhibition Development Exhibition Development
  • Oct 2015
  • Nov 2015
  • EEA € 4,500 per year
  • Non-EEA € 4,500 per year
  • 8 months

This unique program at the Department for Image Science enables students to profit from the knowledge and experiences of outstanding experts in the field of scientific and cultural exhibition-making and design. Participants will be presented with creative and organizational skills like exhibition development, scenography and project management as well as with know-how about the financing, copyrights-management and the international transfer & lending of exhibition objects and multimedia-based techniques of presentation.

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Financial Accounting Financial Accounting
  • Apr 2016
  • Oct 2015
  • EEA £ 1,070 per module
  • Non-EEA £ 1,070 per module
  • 6 months

This is the course for you if you want a route into the accountancy profession or need to gain fundamental accounting skills for a management or other role. You will gain an understanding of how financial statements are prepared and develop the skills to prepare financial statements. You will explore differences in financial accounting for different businesses, building an understanding of the frameworks underpinning accounting and audit practice.

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Unexpected Economics Unexpected Economics
  • Any time
  • National $ 214 per module
  • International $ 214 per module
  • Not specified

Why are we choosing to have fewer children, even as we put more time into raising each one? Why are we so often willing to follow the herd and the opinions of strangers when making important decisions, even when those decisions are deeply personal? Why do people bother to vote in elections even when they believe their vote can't possibly influence the outcome? Most surprising: Why are questions like these increasingly attracting the attention of economists?

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Digital Marketing Digital Marketing
  • Feb 2016
  • EEA € 1,850 per module
  • Non-EEA € 1,850 per module
  • 4 months

The University specialization courses with a duration of 4 months, allow to broaden the perspective of business reality under study, and pursue the goal to internalize new ways of leading, inspiring thoughts about oneself.

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International Diploma in Management and Finance International Diploma in Management and Finance
  • Jan 2016
  • Mar 2016
  • Jun 2016
  • Sep 2015
  • International £ 22,615 per year
  • 15 months

Equivalent to the first year of a degree, for entry into the second year of BSc Business Economics, BSc Business Management, BSc Finance, BSc Economics and BSc Economics with Finance.

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Advanced Management Program: the Global Experience Advanced Management Program: the Global Experience
  • Oct 2015
  • National $ 48,000 per module
  • International $ 48,000 per module
  • 12 days

Kellogg offers the same core leadership content for senior executives as our Advanced Management Program: Intensive in a modular format that includes an additional week of programming. This breakthrough course design provides an unparalleled experiential global week of learning in select markets around the world.

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America and the New Global Economy America and the New Global Economy
  • Any time
  • National $ 319 per module
  • International $ 319 per module
  • Not specified

The global economy in 1950 was defined by a lack of interconnectedness and U.S. economic dominance. More than half a century later, stronger international economic ties and the rise of the Chinese and Indian economies are just two of the dramatic changes that are underway as globalization—the process of the world's diverse countries coming together and sharing experiences, events, and trade—continues to be a force in our economic climate.

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Hospitality Mini Courses Hospitality Mini Courses
  • Dec 2015
  • International $ 395 per module
  • Not specified

Boost your career in as little as two weeks with new hospitality mini-courses! Choose from 12 different areas of interest, from hospitality finance and gaming operations to marketing, foodservice and lodging. And with instant access, you can get started immediately upon enrolling.

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Strategic Business Management Strategic Business Management
  • Dec 2015
  • EEA £ 990 per module
  • Non-EEA £ 990 per module
  • 1 months

This course develops your strategic thinking and management skills. Learn how to identify threats and opportunities within organisations and across industries., and develop coherent strategies. You will also develop the mind-set to help organisations achieve growth and a sustainable competitive advantage.

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