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Top Online Courses in Economic Studies 2019

Courses are offered in many ways that help meet the needs of a varied student population. From standard in-classroom study to summer classes and even online offerings, the opportunities to pursue higher education have never been easier.

Professionals who have studied economics and administration comprehend both the larger economic picture and smaller, individualized trends. It is an interdisciplinary field in which specialists are trained to consider and analyze many components in both the public and private section and make recommendations based on current and potential conditions.

 

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London Academy of Trading

The one-week introductory trading programme is ideal for those who are interested in taking their first steps towards a career in financial markets. This fully online tra ... [+]

Introduction to Trading

The one-week introductory trading programme is ideal for those who are interested in taking their first steps towards a career in financial markets.

This fully online trading course requires no prior knowledge of trading or financial markets, building up your understanding of the subject starting with the fundamental principles. You will also get acquainted with the day-to-day activities undertaken by traders and dig deeper into the fundamental analysis, technical analysis and evaluations of macroeconomic data releases. After completing our trading course for beginners, you will gain real-world exposure to financial markets as well as the fundamental skills and understanding needed to launch a career in the finance industry. The course is taught by LAT’s expert lecturers, who have the knowledge and vast experience in the trading sector necessary to prepare you for the reality of the finance world.... [-]

United Kingdom London
Open Enrollment
English
Full-time
1 week
Online
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ThatFXTrader

Group sessions to help build self-confidence allowing students to develop their own voice and share perspective in relation to peers while improving understanding through ... [+]

Description:

Group sessions to help build self-confidence allowing students to develop their own voice and share perspective in relation to peers while improving understanding through discussions, feedback and benefit from other students pool of knowledge and skill. Content allows for all level of traders to benefit, from beginner to advanced. Our course is always relevant. We continuously update our material to reflect the ever-changing market trend, movement and conditions.

This package includes: Full Volume Training Course. 60-day access to The Exchange. Supplemental live weekly webinars and training sessions everything you need to know when looking to trade the foreign exchange market. Access to the private chatroom for students to benchmark against other traders. 1200+ Member Group Chat to answer and clarify questions and materials. E-Book designed to show you how to grow a small account. Online tools and resources available 24-7. 5 weeks, twice per week, web-based group sessions. Homework. Session recordings. Personal mentorship to fine-tune strategy, technical skills and capability. Platform: ... [-]
USA New York
Open Enrollment
English
Full-time
Part-time
5 weeks
Online
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UK Trading Academy

Our Earn As You Learn Course has been specifically designed for those who don't have so much time in a week to spend hours learning how to trade. It is a short sharp trai ... [+]

Our Earn As You Learn Course has been specifically designed for those who don't have so much time in a week to spend hours learning how to trade. It is a short sharp training course that will bring you up to speed with all the fundamentals of trading and know your way around a trading platform. This is FX training around your job and its aim is to create a second income for you.

The course is six weeks long with one live interactive training session per week with our head trader on a group webinar. Its aim is to teach you how to safely place trades using three simple systems and make money from them with only a small amount of time per day needed.

Here is a brief outline of the course but you can download the full curriculum below:... [-]

United Kingdom London
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English
Part-time
6 weeks
Online
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IUBH Fernstudium

Our further education program economist (IUBH) enables you to have excellent education and training at the university level. ... [+]

Our further education program economist (IUBH) enables you to have excellent education and training at the university level.

With us you study in only 1.5 semesters, supported by vodcasts, video lectures, tutors and printed as well as digital further education scripts - no matter where you are at the moment.

Facts about Further Education Economist (IUBH) Degree : Economist (IUBH) Continuing education duration : optionally 1.5, 2 or 3 semesters Continuing Education Model : Online Education Language of instruction : German Probationary period : 4 weeks Extension : free of charge Admission Requirements : Without ECTS credits: Without ECTS credits: min. 2-year vocational training or 3 years of professional experience; With receipt of ECTS points: (Fach-) Abitur or completed master examination or min. 2-year training with 3 years of professional experience Accreditation : ZFU (No. 282015) Start of training : at any time Certification : Certificate 3-stage model ... [-]
Germany Bad Honnef
Open Enrollment
German
Full-time
Part-time
9 - 18 months
Online
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Elevate Health

Our Introduction to Statistics course, one of the online courses offered through the MSc Epidemiology program developed by the UMC Utrecht and Utrecht University, will pr ... [+]

Introduction to Statistics

Our Introduction to Statistics course, one of the online medical courses offered through the MSc Epidemiology program developed by the UMC Utrecht and Utrecht University, will provide you with a basic understanding of statistics. Geared towards people studying and working in the health domain, the course will enable you to interpret research data, and to explain and use different types of variables. The aim of the course is to bring all students, irrespective of their prior knowledge, up to the necessary level to enable them to participate in other statistical courses. In order to achieve this aim, you will be tested on your statistical knowledge at the start of the course. The results will give you an insight into your own statistical strengths and weaknesses, enabling us to provide you with specific advice on how best to participate in the course. Introduction to Statistics is part of MSc Epidemiology Postgraduate Online; the online MSc program in Epidemiology offered by Utrecht University, University Medical Center Utrecht, MSc Epidemiology and Elevate Health... [-]

Netherlands Netherlands Online
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English
Part-time
3 weeks
Online
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Harvard Business School Online

See the world through the lens of economics and gain the knowledge and skills to craft successful business strategy. ... [+]

See the world through the lens of economics and gain the knowledge and skills to craft successful business strategy

Understanding concepts of economics—willingness to pay any price, fixed versus variable costs, economies of scale—is critical to business success. This course starts with the fundamentals of supply and demand—where they come from and why they're central to an understanding of business. You will learn how businesses think about pricing and production and powerful ideas like complements and network effects that firms rely on to generate demand. This course also dives into the functioning of markets, the force of competition, and strategies for differentiation.

In the process of exploring these ideas, you will learn how to develop the beginnings of a competitive strategy that will lead to a business thriving over time.... [-]

USA Cambridge
October 2019
English
Part-time
8 weeks
Online
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SOAS University of London

This free online course, written and presented by Prof Pasquale Scaramozzino, Director, CEFIMS, and Hong-Bo, Senior Reader in Financial Economics, School of Finance and M ... [+]

Course in Risk Management in the Global Economy

What is a risk? Why does it matter, to us and to the financial markets? What are the principles that drive the management of risk? Can we ensure that these principles are implemented wisely?

This free online course, written and presented by Prof Pasquale Scaramozzino, Director, CEFIMS, and Hong-Bo, Senior Reader in Financial Economics, School of Finance and Management, will look at risk management in its broadest terms, giving you the opportunity to evaluate the crucial role played by risk in the global economy, both in terms of its opportunities and its potential dangers.

Understand financial investments and the associated risks ... [-]
United Kingdom London Singapore
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English
Part-time
4 weeks
Online
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Institute For Advanced Management (CEU - IAM)

Technology becomes the main axis of many businesses, being its support and innovative character more relevant than the product or service itself. At the same time, a coll ... [+]

Technology becomes the main axis of many businesses, being its support and innovative character more relevant than the product or service itself. At the same time, a collaborative and disintermediated technology-based model has been developed that breaks many traditional centralized schemes.

The program addresses the impact of Artificial Intelligence, robotics, cloud computing, blockchain, smart contracts and the Internet of Things (IoT) in the approach of new business models, in which the role of the value of the data and its use, given the global hyperconnectivity between individuals that lay the foundations of an intelligent society, more sensitive to its value as generators of data, more concerned about the protection of its digital identity and, also, with particular concerns for its greater mobility, training and longevity.... [-]

Spain Madrid
February 2020
Spanish
Full-time
120 hours
Online
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Instituto Universitario de Investigación Ortega y Gasset

Through this online course we intend to give a basic and generalized view of the current situation in terms of ICT security, and the tools that we can use to secure our a ... [+]

Basic informationTitle: Online Course on Cybersecurity and Blockchain: tackling irrastreability in the networkOwn title: Instituto Universitario de Investigación Ortega y GassetAddress of the program:Enrique Avila (director of the National Center of Excellence in Cybersecurity and head of the Information Security area of the Civil Guard)Araceli Bailón García (manager of the Institute of Forensic Sciences and Security UAM)Date of delivery: From February 11 to March 10, 2019.Price: 600 eurosModality: onlineDuration: 4 weeks

This course has a program of scholarships and discounts, consult through the email address provided.

On January 3, 2009, the initial launch of bitcoin cryptocurrency based on blockchain technology (Blockchain) took place, since then the market for cryptocurrencies has grown exponentially, with many others with different characteristics and protocols emerging.... [-]

Spain Madrid
September 2019
Spanish (Spain)
Full-time
4 weeks
Online
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University Of The Free State Business School Online

Economics & Banking for Managers aims to provide participants with a good understanding of the main role players in the economy, the rationale behind decisions taken ... [+]

Economics & Banking for Managers

Economics & Banking for Managers aims to provide participants with a good understanding of the main role players in the economy, the rationale behind decisions taken by them, and examining different types of markets (microeconomics). It also focusses on understanding the economy as a whole and investigating the meaning and interpretation of economic growth, inflation, exchange rates, etc (macroeconomics).

Schedule

The Economics & Banking for Managers program starts during the first week of each month. Applications close on the 15th of the previous month.

Assessment

The assessment of the SLP’s consist of quizzes, discussions, a final assignment, and an online test.... [-]

South Africa Bloemfontein
Open Enrollment
English
Full-time
2 weeks
Online
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International Career Institute

Employment opportunities are plenty for people with bookkeeping skills. If you have a penchant for keeping things organised and can crunch numbers fairly, ICI can help yo ... [+]

Employment opportunities are plenty for people with bookkeeping skills. If you have a penchant for keeping things organized and can crunch numbers fairly, ICI can help you become qualified to grab those opportunities. Our bookkeeping program is designed by carefully considering government and bookkeeping industry standards. It is developed with professional bookkeepers and taught in a practical and easy to understand approach.

Course Outline

The course trains you vital bookkeeping tasks such as:

Preparing financial statements Maintaining asset and inventory records Developing and implementing policies and practices relevant to bookkeeping activities Establishing and maintaining a cash accounting system Establishing and maintaining an accrual accounting system Carrying out business activity and installment activity statement tasks Communicating in the workplace Using technology in the workplace Applying principle of professional practice to work in the financial services industry Introduction to bookkeeping and bookkeeping principles Career Prospects ... [-]
United Kingdom London
Open Enrollment
English
Full-time
Part-time
Online
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FinTech School

After a relatively late start, the InsurTech sector has seen increased funding and interest in 2015 and Q1 2016. The need for better user experience, demand for different ... [+]

After a relatively late start, the InsurTech sector has seen increased funding and interest in 2015 and Q1 2016. The need for better user experience, demand for different on-demand insurance products by Millennials, increase in data from sensors and IoT present huge potential for Insurance sector disruption in health insurance, life insurance, and property and casualty insurance sectors. But at the same time, regulatory nuances in these sectors present challenges for startups unfamiliar with the insurance industry. Recent partnerships between established global Insurance firms and InsurTech startups is showing a potential way forward for this evolving industry.

This course will cover:... [-]

USA San Francisco
September 2019
English
Part-time
Online
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Retail Banking Academy

The Retail Banking Academy® is committed to making the Retail Banking Certification programme the recognised standard for professional retail bankers worldwide. ... [+]

Become a Certified Retail Banker

The Retail Banking Academy® is committed to making the Retail Banking Certification programme the recognised standard for professional retail bankers worldwide.

How long does it take to become a Certified Retail Banker?

To gain the Certified Retail Banker (CRB) qualification you will need to pass three exams. On average, it takes three years to obtain the CRB qualification, if you sit one exam per year. However, it is possible to complete all 3 levels within 18 months if you set one exam every six months.

What is Retail Banking I and who is it for?

Retail Banking I is designed to introduce candidates to the theoretical and practical core competencies that are required for success within a retail banking organisation. This course is ideal for retail bankers looking to broaden their scope and banking knowledge.... [-]

United Kingdom London
August 2019
English
Full-time
Part-time
6 - 13 months
Online
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ACADGILD

Blockchain is touted as the new internet. It is in the same stage of development and capability of disruption as the internet was in the 1990s. It is a digital platform w ... [+]

Intensive 4-month Program Collaborative Assignments with Mentors Master Blockchain Technology Learn EVM Architecture, Solidity Codes, and How to Write Smart Contracts

DURATION

12 Weeks

EFFORT

8-10 Hrs/Week

CAREERS

Blockchain Developer, Engineer, Architect, Solidity Developer, Researcher, Product Manager.

Blockchain is touted as the new internet. It is in the same stage of development and capability of disruption as the internet was in the 1990s. It is a digital platform where information and assets can be shared. The platform is incredibly transparent, secure, fast, despite being decentralized. It is already quite popular and rapidly changing the way markets and organizations function. If you want to be a part of this economy, this course can help you.... [-]

USA USA Online
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English
Full-time
12 weeks
Online
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Department of Mathematics University of York - Online Programs

Relatively elementary mathematics leads to powerful notions and techniques - such as viability, completeness, self-financing and replicating strategies, arbitrage and equ ... [+]

The courses are based on 8 books from the "Mastering Mathematical Finance" (MMF) series published by Cambridge University Press. There are 8 individual courses - each covering the contents of one of the books.

Delivery is by means of one-to-one tutorials conducted via Skype by the authors and editors of the series, and regular coursework.

Who are the courses aimed at?

The courses are designed to meet the continuing professional development and training needs of:

Finance or IT professionals working in quantitative finance and risk management Individuals seeking a career change, managers who need to keep abreast with progress in these fields Prospective students who would like to prepare for entry to relevant postgraduate degree programmes Pre-sessional course ... [-]
United Kingdom York
August 2019
English
Part-time
4 - 8 months
Online
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