Introduction to financial terms and concepts

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Course introduction

The finance sector is vast and varied. The sector consists of various terms that one needs to understand if he\she wishes to pursue a career in finance. In this course, you will be taken through the terms involved in the finance sector in a thorough manner that will make you better appreciate and be able to have a career in the finance.

This course is suited, but not limited to, persons with finance background with some basic education in business and finance.

Course objectives

After successfully completing this course, you will be in a better position to:

  • understand the various financial concepts in the contemporary industry.
  • understand how to leverage on investments so as to maximize on investment while minimizing the risk.
  • comprehend the various financial terms used in the finance industry.


Skills developed

  • Business development   Skilled
  • Financial analytics and forecasting   Beginner
  • Bank management   Beginner
  • Accounting   Beginner
  • Course modules

    Module 1
    Introduction to financial terms and concepts

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    Comments (21)

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    Desmond | June 13, 2020 11:57

    Go ahead


    badru | July 03, 2018 15:51

    good work


    John Ausman | January 17, 2018 14:01

    Good and easy to learn.

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    Emily | October 16, 2017 13:08

    A great start for beginners!


    Mark | June 24, 2017 04:25



    Gitahi | June 12, 2017 06:28

    I learnt something new


    Jacinta | June 02, 2017 03:56



    ogega | April 18, 2017 14:15

    Good piece of work


    Richard | February 11, 2017 12:40


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    kebande | January 25, 2017 12:40

    nice one but shallow. thank fuzu.


    JACQUELINE | November 29, 2016 12:30

    Good post. Great work, done with consideration of those who have no idea about the topic. Its the best approach in training.
    Keep up the good work.


    Caleb Juma | November 19, 2016 06:07

    Not bad for beginners.


    salama | October 12, 2016 08:38

    Very shallow indeed


    Joseph | August 19, 2016 08:04

    Nice,Keep them coming


    Lilian | July 06, 2016 06:01

    the course is too shallow


    Gerald | May 30, 2016 15:03

    Very informative but shallow. I liked it.


    Fuzu | February 09, 2016 19:01

    This course gives you an introduction to the terms and concepts in this industry. If you want to get deeper into the subject, please select another course.

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    New | February 08, 2016 20:02

    Why is this course shallow

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    William | January 13, 2016 15:56

    I think the course is very shallow

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