ACCA Certificate in Digital Innovation for Finance
Understand and welcome the opportunities to digitalise your business
Advances in digital technology are reshaping the world of accountancy and finance. These changes present an opportunity for finance professionals prepared to embrace digital innovation and apply their analytical skills in new ways.
You and your organisation need to understand and embrace these opportunities to digitalise your businesses and remain relevant to customers. Digital affects all areas of business and accountants play a key part in the strategic planning process and achieving organisational success.
Expand your knowledge across a range of technologies and understand how digital can add more value to your organisation.
This certificate will develop your technology skills, with the curriculum aligning closely to the key insight from ACCA's report, The digital accountant – digital skills in a transformed world and will focus on emerging technologies, future disruptors and digital transformation.
In this qualification:
Increase your awareness of emerging technologies
What it means
Define what digitalisation can mean for your role
Understand how digital technology is disrupting the finance profession
Develop a digital mindset to take a considered view and make informed decisions
Work through the series of articles, videos, activities, quizzes, discussions, and more, to develop your understanding and skills.
Find out what digital innovation looks like in the real-world from experts in the areas of big data, digital strategy, data analysis, process improvement, and digital disruption in accounting.
Note any changes you wish to make going forwards, in order to apply your new knowledge in your professional role.
Once you've finished the qualification, you will receive a unique and secure certificate as evidence of your new understanding and capabilities.
- Big data
- Data analysis
- Data science
- Analytic tools
- Machine learning
- Robotic process automation
- Artificial intelligence and intelligence augmentation
- Data preparation, transformation and infrastructure
- Data visualisation
- Blockchain technology
- Bitcoin and cryptocurrency
- Deep learning
- Embedded and self-serve analytics
- Digital transformation: The role of finance
- Developing a digital transformation strategy
- Managing digital change
- Digitising internal processes
- Digitising products and services