Finance for Non-Financial People

In this course gain a basic understanding of finance and accounting concepts to drive your organization's growth. Upon completion of this course, you will have gained general financial knowledge and an in-depth understanding of the impact of your decisions outside your functional area.

About The Course

Impact your financial decisions and learn how to affect the performance of your unit's profitability and of your organization. In this course gain a basic understanding of finance and accounting concepts to drive your organization's growth. Upon completion of this course, you will have gained general financial knowledge and an in-depth understanding of the impact of your decisions outside your functional area. Content of the course includes selected aspects of finance from a non-financial specialist perspective. Specific topics include: financial analysis; planning, forecasting, and budgeting; cash flow, and strategic financing. This class will be interactive and will require the active involvement of the participants in finance related activities.

Frequently Asked Questions

What can I earn for completing this course?
Students successfully completing this course on Signature Track can earn a verified certificate.

Will I receive university credit for this course?
At this time, university credit is not available for this course. 

What resources will I need for this class?
The course is self-contained. No additional texts or materials are required.

When do I need to complete the course by?
This course is offered in the On Demand format. That means all the videos, quizzes and other content are always available and there are no deadlines. You can complete the course at your own pace.

Recommended Background

No background is required; all are welcome!