Start Dates
1st and 15th of every month
3 to 9 months
London School of Business & Finance
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London School of Business and Finance
Learn how to implement financial strategy to meet company objectives at minimum cost, identify risk, and carry out advanced financial analysis processes.
This advanced diploma course consists of three modules; Managerial Accounting and Analysis, where you will learn how to use financial information to forecast sales performance and identify potential risks; Financial Accounting and Analysis, where you will learn how to accurately read financial statements and use them as tools for analysis; and finally, Advanced Operations Management, which includes the process of design, analysis, and sustaining quality standards.

Learning Outcomes

Graduates of this advanced diploma programme will possess career-ready skills in:

  • Developing, executing, allocating, and managing business projects
  • Reading financial statements for analysis and strategic decision making
  • Forecasting sales performance, identifying risks, and developing effective strategies
  • Designing, analysing, and sustaining quality standards and meeting customer demand at minimum cost
  • Your programme modules and learning content are delivered via the Canvas study platform, and feature the following resources:

    • Professionally produced video lectures created by leading business practitioners
    • A designated tutor who will provide support and feedback throughout your programme
    • Case studies and discussion questions to enhance your understanding of theory in context
    • Downloadable e-books and free library resources to aid your assignment writing and research
    • Access to online forums where you can share and discuss new concepts with fellow students and professionals from around the world
    • A good level of English language ability is recommended
    • Relevant work experience is an asset, but no work experience is required
  • The programme of modules which make up this Advanced Diploma will cover the following topics:

    1. Managerial Accounting and Analysis
      • Forecasting sales performance
      • Identifying potential risks
      • Developing effective business strategies
      • Making organisational decisions
    2. Financial Accounting and Analysis
      • Reading financial statements
      • Using financial statements in analysis
      • Utilising financial statements in decision making
    3. Advanced Operations Management
      • Designing, analysing, and sustaining quality standards
      • Developing, executing, allocating, and managing business projects
      • Meeting customer demand at minimum cost

    You will be formally assessed once during the programme, which will consist of a written report of up to 3,500 words. Completing this assignment to a satisfactory standard is a mandatory requirement.

  • Class Profile

    Based on all online student classes of 2016



I loved the international aspect of studying online. It’s a very rewarding learning environment. I am absolutely happy with my choice, I’d do it again.
— Daniela Rochow, Germany
Brinsley Bailey
I love everything about the platform. It is so easy to navigate and the fact that I can access my work, view the online libraries, and talk to my classmates in one area is very useful.
— Brinsley Bailey, United Kingdom
Khanyiso Welile Giorgi
It would be ungracious to leave without extending a warm hand of gratitude for the cool and efficient manner in which you deal with all our queries (big and small).
Khanyiso Welile Giorgi, South Africa