|Open to||:||Undergraduate or Graduate Level|
|Prerequisites||:||Basic experience in sales, marketing or retail industry|
|Course Format||:||Individually Paced|
|Prerequisites||:||Typically 12 months|
The Diploma in Mutual Fund Management program provides students and participants comprehensive modules covering all aspects of mutual fund management: Introduction to Mutual Fund Management, The Mutual Fund Prospectus, Money Market Funds, Fixed Income (Bond) Funds, Equity (Stock) Funds, Mutual Funds – The Cost, Mutual Fund Risk, Valuation, Performance Evaluation, and many more. This online course contains the core and vital industry key skillset and, on completion, all of our students are industry-ready.
DETAILED COURSE INFORMATION
- Introduction to Financial Services
- Introduction to Mutual Fund Management
- The Mutual Fund Prospectus
- Money Market Funds
- Fixed Income (Bond) Funds
- Equity (stock) Funds
- Mutual Funds – The Cost
- Mutual Fund Risk
- Performance Evaluation
- Financial Accounting
- Marketing Financial Services
- Case Studies
During the tutorials or seminars, the student will work on case studies and discuss various strategies and techniques. This course is delivered fully online, allowing students to study anywhere, anytime. Seminars or lectures may be provided “on-site” with our partners, as may be deemed necessary.
This course requires a properly maintained computer with high-speed internet access and an up-to-date web browser (such as Chrome or Firefox) and must be capable of viewing or downloading videos. The student must be able to communicate with the instructor via email or skype.
This course uses an asynchronous mode and students are provided with tiered video and self-guided learning modules. Live online interaction with the instructor can be arranged. The “on-site” classroom works on standard computers and instructor-led exercises, seminars, and workshops if applicable.
Most course lectures may be viewed on mobile devices, but in some cases, assignments and quizzes must be completed on a desktop or laptop computer.
END OF COURSE REQUIREMENTS
In fulfillment of the course, students are required to take the final examination, as well as an end-of-course project or research paper.