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课程概述

This MOOC identifies and explores a number of challenges to the finance professional arising from the ever changing business environment. Increasingly, financial decisions must take account of strategic consequences. The first module, Exploring Strategic Position, Choice and Action helps in doing that – setting a strategic context for planning for, monitoring and controlling projects and activities. An on-going set of challenges is found in the evolution of International Reporting Standards. The second module focuses on some recent changes in Standards, identifying the drivers for changes, and examining evolution in controversial areas such as leasing and goodwill. The third and final module, Corporate Governance, examines issues which are causing people to re-assess the nature, purpose and scope of corporate governance, and challenges to making governance function effectively. Key issues here are the move to include a broader range of stakeholders, the perennial challenge of agency theory issues, shareholder activism, changing Board structures, and challenges to internal control to better manage risk. This MOOC will be right for you if you are interested in engaging with some of the challenges facing finance professionals, even if you are not one yourself. If you are thinking about returning to study this will provide a taster of academic endeavours through reading articles, critiquing ideas, and blending theory with reality....

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YS
May 20, 2021

Well-organised course indeed!\n\nA quick flashback of my ACCA knowledge.\n\nAlthough it was challenging but managed to complete it with my work.\n\nRecommended to finance professionals. :)

JS
Jun 6, 2021

I recommend this course to anyone who passed ACCA more than 5 years ago and wishes to enrol on the MSc in Professional Accountancy. I thoroughly enjoyed this learning experience.

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101 - Keeping up with Change: Issues for the Finance Professional 的 125 个评论(共 128 个)

创建者 Imran S

Dec 5, 2017

The course is good and informative in terms of learning.

There is a little problem in getting the assignments verified if there are no reviewers left behind.

创建者 Brighton J

Sep 21, 2020

Overally, this was a good course. Struggled a bit with the peer review as one had to beg other students to review assignments.

创建者 Ying T

Nov 26, 2016

Good for a general understanding of the mainstream theories relating to business strategy and corporate governance.

创建者 IRISLYN W

Jun 20, 2021

I​t is a great course and so loaded with information to learn from. I'm glad i took this course. No dull moment

创建者 Anastasia S

Jun 2, 2020

Interesting course. However, the study load it not 5-6 hours a week, but sometimes a bit more.

创建者 Martin J

Jun 10, 2016

Good refresh of managerial knowledge, especially if combined with my practical experience, thx

创建者 ERVINNA S

Jul 12, 2021

It's a good course to remind us again on the importance of Strategy and Corporate Governance

创建者 Huimin T

May 21, 2016

The course is well-developed to cover key issues that are brought about changes in the

创建者 Kavirajsingh P

Jun 3, 2021

Great Course to bring the finance professional up to speed. Very structured.

创建者 Daniel H

Nov 6, 2018

Very good course to refresh current issues in finance with a strategic focus

创建者 nawaf m

Jul 22, 2020

The course is good and information in terms of learning.

创建者 Nishana N M

Dec 1, 2019

It was very well planned and really helpful.

创建者 YU S M J

Aug 31, 2016

comprehensive yet a bit too easy

创建者 Che W V Y

May 27, 2020

comprehensive and challenging

创建者 John K T

May 16, 2019

Great Insight on the course .

创建者 nik m a a b n a

Dec 11, 2018

A practical refresher course

创建者 Leticia G G

Jun 13, 2016

Great and interesting

创建者 Zahid R

Jun 27, 2017

excellent course

创建者 Faizan J

Nov 16, 2020

Good Course

创建者 Stephen O

Mar 10, 2016

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创建者 M. C

May 31, 2021

While searching for a course the syllabus of this one was quite interesting. Unfortunately the course itself did not meet the expectation, I had to unenroll at a certain point.

Lectures are too generic and short, especially the IFRS ones: no real added value. There is really an excess of peer review assignments: time consuming and with little actual benefit (one can wait a month to receive a review...).

Maybe the course is valid for a junior student, but definitely not for a professional working full time in the accounting/finance field.

创建者 Steve B

Jun 29, 2021

The course covered very dated areas and is out of date with current thinking and relies upon others to submit assignments before you can complete. Many areas for improvement such as the watch ability of some of the presenters. Needs annual updating and a poor choice as a preliminary course for the MSc.

创建者 LO S M

Apr 23, 2016

Grading system of peer review i

创建者 Steve K

Sep 4, 2016

Videos are too short

创建者 Jim P

Nov 22, 2020

The course needs reviewing and updating, broken links and disjointed teaching between tutors. Also peer review is somewhat of a false measure of success.