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Introduction to Bookkeeping and Accounting
Duration 8 hours
Updated 21 Jan 2014
This unit provides an introduction to the essential numerical skills required for accounting and bookkeeping. It also explains the fundamental...
Understanding and managing risk
Duration 20 hours
Updated 17 Oct 2013
The unit provides an introduction to financial risk management. The processes of risk identification, risk measurement and risk management are...
Credit: Used with permission
Duration 12 hours
Updated 23 Apr 2012
An important aspect of personal finance is the way individuals and households manage their debt, how much it costs and the different types of...
Become an OU student.
Change your life with a qualification
Duration 3000 hours
Updated 21 Dec 2014
Over 40 per cent of OU students who graduate do so with an Open degree. It’s a statistic we’re proud of – the BA/BSc Open is one of the most...