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Demystifying Finance (Winter)

Advance HE, First Floor, Napier House, 24 High Holborn, London, WC1V 6AZ
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One day workshop
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Higher Education and Further Education
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Demystifying Finance is a practical, interactive, one day workshop for those who want to improve their understanding of finance in higher education and their financial management skills. The workshop is open to those working in higher education in both academic and professional services roles.

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Programme structure

09.30   Arrival: registration and refreshments

09.45   Welcome and  introductions Gill Ball, Facilitator, Advance HE

10.00   Session 1 -   University Funding -  Understanding  the national picture and YOUR accounts

11.30    Refreshment  break

11.45    Session 2 -  Financial Sustainability -  what is it, how do  you measure it?

13.00    Lunch

13.45    Session 3 -  Budgeting, costing and pricing -  the what, why and  how

15.15    Refreshment  break

15.30    Session 4 -  Financial controls and audit -  keeping you on the straight and narrow

16.00    Session 5 -  What's still on your mind? -  a chance to tie up any loose ends

16.20    Closing remarks - Gill Ball, Facilitator, Advance HE

16.30    Close of the day

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The event fees include :

  • Lunch and refreshments during the programme times
  • Materials
  • External speakers