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Hone your strategic leadership skills with

Strategic Leadership and Change Course

Intake: 5th August - 8th August 

Duration: 4 days 


Corporate Finance in Practice

Struggling to understand how finance works in a corporate environment? This corporate finance summer school will offer the insights you are looking for. You will learn all the finance and management basics, as well as their uses and limitations. You will also come to understand corporate finance theory and the fundamentals of risk management.

On day five of the programme, you will visit a company to give you an understanding of how business practices work in a real-life business environment.

Corporate Finance in Practice

Key Facts

  • Executive Education: Fully interactive
  • Accreditation: CPD - Continuing Professional Development
  • Duration: 1 full week
  • Mode of Study: Live Online, In-Person Events
  • Intakes Dates: Summer 2023, Winter 2023/24
  • Programme Fees: £850 (Live Online), £1050 (London Events)

Module Contents

  • The accounting equation and the balance sheet

  • Management of working capital

  • Budgeting

  • Risk management and strategic business development

Corporate Finance in Practice

Key Benefits:

  • Understand the difference between financial and management accounting  

  • Learn to prepare basic financial statements for various businesses 

  • Create budgets and other budgetary control statements

  • Understand the mechanics of corporate financial analysis related to valuing businesses

  • Recognise how a finance function is organised, who the stakeholders are and what their objectives are as well as what sources and types of finance are available to businesses 

  • Understand the role of a CFO within an organisation

  • Explain how a for-profit organisation is structured and financed

Who is the Course For?

This summer finance school is ideal for undergraduates who want to acquire new skills in finance while enjoying a lively summer in London. The course is also suitable for graduate students within a year of graduation.

Entry Requirements

  • Common European Framework (CEF) Level B2* or equivalent
    (all teaching and learning materials are provided in English only)

* Please note those with a B1 level of English and relevant proof of further study will be considered.

  • Undergraduate students
  • Graduate students within a year of graduation

Please note that the Summer Business School is open only to applicants aged 18 and over.

This course is offered to bespoke enquiries and corporate groups. For more information, speak to one of our advisors on: +44 (0) 20 3435 4644.

Meet Our Delegates

Ikechi Okereke
“I decided to study the course because of the benefits it would have on my career, after going through the contents and the modules of the programme, it covered areas that are of interest to me.’’
Ikechi Okereke
Postgraduate certificate in finance
Claire Tiphine
“This course gave me a lot of basic excels, tips and tricks which I think are super useful for other purposes and a lot of real world knowledge"
Claire Tiphine
Advanced financial modelling
Laila Machado
“After this course, I have the tools to better explain myself and to give the best arguments, I can contribute better with marketing plans or communication plans’’
Laila Machado
Executive Education

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LSBF Executive Education:
+44 (0) 20 3435 4644


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