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Ekonomihögskolan

Lunds universitet

IT for Economists

Kurs

PwC has together with the LUSEM Career Services put together a three-session training program where you as a business student will get the chance to learn how companies use IT in the fields of accounting and finance.

A course series consisting of three parts
4, 10 and 17 October, 18:00-20:00 

Entering the labor market with a fresh business degree, no matter where you work, you will be expected to have a basic understanding of Information Technology, the information society and the shifting IT landscape. Companies nowadays all have ERP-systems (ERP = Enterprise Resource Planning) that uses new technology and services within Internet of Things and Fintech.

If you are not already familiar with this, this is your chance to better prepare yourself for your future career and become an even more attractive potential employee to companies and organisations.

PwC has together with the LUSEM Career Services put together a three-session training program where you as a business student will get the chance to learn how companies use IT in the fields of accounting and finance. You will gain valuable knowledge and hands-on tools and methods, combined with inspiration and advice in your future career. 

If you complete all three sessions you will be awarded a course certificate.

The training sessions are:

IT – all you need to know about the very basics 
4 October 18-20
The first part of this course series will cover the very basics in IT, the terminology – server, hosting, cloud, network, batch, patch etc. - what they all mean and how they are connected to each other.

IT and Information Security
10 October 18-20
The second part of the course series will focus on understanding and evaluating any risks connected to IT and the handling of information. These types of risks are viewed as the most serious for any type of business today. You will be given tools to manage these risks and see what can happen if the risks become reality.

Robotics Process Automation (RPA) and Artificial Intelligence (AI)
17 October 18-20
The third part in the course series is an inspirational lecture where you will learn the meaning of RPA and AI and how it will impact the way we conduct business in the near future.

Please note that there are a limited amount of spots and that you have to register for the course and get accepted in order to attend.

Register for the course in MyCareer.

 
4–17 October 2018