Financial Modelling

Now that you can code, open up the world of building financial models to analyse the performance of companies and investment portfolios! Master how to use time series data to perform time series forecasting.

Enroll now
  • Course Duration
    6 weeks

    At 10 hrs/week

  • Course starts

    August 23, 2021

  • PREREQUISITES
    Python coding experience [Python for Data Science Digital Skill], Basic Analytical Background, SQL

Upcoming Courses

Courses coming soon

Our expert scientists have crafted world-class content to ensure learning happens in an engaging, friendly and professional way. Each course allows for varied levels of experience and expertise.

Learning with EXPLORE isn't simply studying, it's an experience!

Master a data skill to boost your productivity

EXPLORE's range of DIGITAL SKILLS are SETA accredited and each offers a unique learning experience over a 6 week period. We’re confident that having nailed one skill, you’ll be back for more - the thrill of learning and applying new knowledge is hard to beat! Each skill is thoughtfully curated to ensure it can be applied in the workplace immediately.

You'll learn theory, tools and technology in a fast-paced and fun online environment, supported by wise and generous tech specialists who delight in learning.

Join the ranks of thousands of EXPLORERs who have learnt Amazing Things with us
HIDE DETAILS
Financial Modelling

Financial Modelling DIGITAL SKILL

Students will learn how to build financial models that analyse the performance of companies and investment portfolios. Upon completion you will also know how to analyse time series data to ultimately perform time series forecasting.

Financial Modelling

  • Financial Planning

    Financial Statements
    Performance Trends and Scenario Planning
    Financial ratios and Proportion Analysis
    Automated Reporting

  • Investment and Portfolio Management

    Expected returns
    Volatility and risk free returns
    Sharpe ratios
    The Capital Asset Pricing Model
    Calculating Optimal Portfolio Weights

Time Series Modelling

  • Time Series Analysis

    Trends and moving averages
    Seasonal the Cyclic movements
    Irregular movements and anomalies
    Benchmarking

  • Time Series Forecasting

    Stochastic processes
    Autoregressive processes
    Moving Average processes
    ARMA, ARIMA and SARIMA
    Accuracy, Errors and Uncertainty

Explore values curiosity: Did you know?

A hummingbird's heart beats at over a 1,000 times a minute

Learn the sexiest skills of the 21st century

Data skills are the most sought after with some of the highest paid salaries on offer.

  • Work with the Best

    Our facilitators and support team have been there and done that - experienced practitioners with a range of data mastery in Utilities, Retail and Financial Services. They are your champions and cheerleaders.

  • Learn How to Solve Problems

    The course is built around solving actual problems, whilst learning the latest tools and technologies. Based on the issues that our renowned scientists have helped to solve, each course was designed by a team with years of experience at a global level.

  • Apply Your Skills

    EXPLORE prides itself on the practicality of its courses. Participants must be able to apply the skills and knowledge that they acquire to do Amazing Things. Specialists have put their incredible skills together to ensure that learning adds value and not just 'nice-to-know'.

  • Extended Access to Material

    Participants will have extended access to the material that is covered in the course, allowing them to revisit the techniques whenever they choose to.

Top Student Reviews

  • Dedicated people who obviously believe in what they're doing and have a vocation for the work that they do.

    Tahir Hargey
  • It was an amazing course which contributed a lot in my life as I studied Finance and did accounting at school, it was amazing to learn new skills which are highly in demand in the Corporate world.

    Precious Gumede
  • I got to see how valuable data is because the way the content is structured you get to "EXPLORE" how to tackle some real-life problems (using recent data) for insights and possible solutions.

    Lindokuhle Pearlson Moloi

Engaging, interactive and entertaining learning

At EXPLORE we firmly believe that learning can be fun, even when the content is complex. Our highly experienced course designers are able to share their insights and wisdom through our innovative learning platform and video-first approach. Take a look at what you can expect when joining us:

  • Predictive Modelling

    Open the door to a world of possibility using predictive techniques, our scientists will guide you on this journey

  • Statistics

    Explore the world of statistics with our easy-to-understand tutorials

Find The Right Payment Plan For You

  • Upfront Payment

    Pay your fees before the course starts and enjoy a cost saving.
    No deposit.
    No complexity.
    Just one payment.
    Simple.

  • Pay as you Learn

    Monthly payments unlock your next module of learning.
    Fees payable in advance each month
    Seamless payments by automated deductions
    Make one payment, we do the rest!

Upfront Payment
$750
  • Single payment before learning starts
  • No deposit required
Enroll now
PAY AS YOU LEARN
$375 per month
  • 2 monthly payments
  • Payment in advance each month
Enroll now

Awesome! We’re glad to have you on board!

Please confirm your course selection below.

 

High Five - you’re one step closer!

You will now be directed to your Student Dashboard to complete your application.

Ok

We’ve got your interests at heart

At EXPLORE we believe that talented individuals should be able to access opportunities to uncover their potential and realise their dreams. We are dedicated to make learning more accessible.
The EXPLORE loan is designed to do exactly that. With 36 months to pay off your studies, our intention is to offer a competitive and affordable financing option.
Naturally, we need some details and documents from you to get your application started.

Apply Now

Applying for EXPLORE LOAN!

Simply complete this application.

Only a few steps lie between you and a world of incredible learning!

The following questions need to be answered with the details of the person who will be responsible for the loan repayments.

High Five - you’re one step closer!

You will now be directed to your Student Dashboard to complete your application.

ok