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The Mechanics of Corporate Finance

16 week course

Booking extended to 30th October 2020

Distance Learning

Course Structure

The course takes place over 16 weeks and comprises eight units.  The units will be released every two weeks from the start of the course. Download the units or study completely online.

Preview Unit 1 of the Corporate Finance distance learning course

Assessment and Post Graduate Certification

At the end of each unit there is an assessment that will allow you to benchmark your growth in knowledge and understanding. For those wishing to receive a Post Graduate Certificate from Middlesex University, an additional marked assignment of 5000 words will also need to be submitted. The assignment will be based on an on-going case study that runs throughout the duration of the course.

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Watch this video of Richard Capps, lawyer and corporate finance specialist, introducing the course

Richard was previously Chief Financial Officer of a large corporate group involved in resort hotels, film production, television and radio boradcasting, based in dual head offices in Australia and the US. In a period of frenetic corporate activity and growth he undertook the management of 23 equity raisings ($1.3 billion), 14 acquisitions (of which 9 were hostile) and major complex financings (aggregating $3.2 billion). Richard
currently provides consulting, advisory and training services to a wide variety of international clients.


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You have a unique opportunity to choose an accredited option for this course and receive a Post Graduate Certificate on completion. This is a Middlesex University qualification (jointly developed by Middlesex University and IFF) and quality assured by Middlesex University. However, if accreditation isn’t important to you there is still the opportunity to take the standard non-accredited course.

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Start Dates:  October 2020
Duration: 16 weeks, delivered by Distance Learning
Course Faculty: Richard Capps
Certification: Post Graduate Certification (optional)

Validated by Middlesex University

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With the flexibility of learning in your own time and environment, you can be part of a broad range of people who will benefit from studying this course. Whether you are new to the world of corporate finance or perhaps you already have experience in some aspects of the sector, but want to expand your knowledge to give you a much more detailed and holistic understanding of the wider playing field, this course has a lot to offer. 

Learn online and get professional training while you work

You have 24/7 access to course materials and tutorial support, plus you can network with other course attendees.

We'll give you an online test after each unit to make sure you're on track.  and you also have the chance to study for a Postgraduate Certificate.

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Distance learning, e-learning and blended delivery

We can tailor this course and its delivery to match your requirements. Whether it is a complete distance learning course or blended learning, we will ensure that our dedicated team and professional trainers will produce and deliver the perfect training programme.

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Don't delay your application. Our online application form securely accepts payment by credit card in either £ or €, or we will invoice you or your employer for payment by bank transfer.

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