Tertiary Catalogue

Legal, Finance and Accounting


The Gini Coefficient

The Gini Coefficient

State of Disruption

Essential viewing for students of Economics, this concise video explains how the Gini coefficient and Lorenz curve are used to calculate the degree of income or wealth inequality within a nation or any other set of people. Using a clear animated...Show More
Economics and 'Women's Work'

Economics and 'Women's Work'

State of Disruption

With its origins tracing back to the Industrial Revolution, this video takes viewers through a timeline of the economic gender gap in relation to the workforce and income parity. While marked improvements have occurred over the last 250 years for...Show More
Economics and Climate Change

Economics and Climate Change

State of Disruption

A healthy and growing economy, though socially and politically beneficial, has detrimental trade-offs environmentally. Unpredicted by economists of the last century, the drive of governments to increase GDP without consideration of the planet or...Show More
The Economics of Racial Inequality

The Economics of Racial Inequality

State of Disruption

Racial inequality refers not only to how citizens are treated within society, but also the access they have to wealth and income. And, while racial inequalities in economics have already come some way, the recent and ongoing Black Lives Matter...Show More
Economic Booms and Busts

Economic Booms and Busts

State of Disruption

Economic booms and busts have widespread global consequences. Clearly defining and exploring concepts including real and nominal GDP, inflation, unemployment, recession and consumer confidence, this video looks at the factors that influence the...Show More
Cash Flow

Cash Flow

Financial Reporting for Business

Cash flow is integral to any business and ensuring that more cash flows in than flows out is the fundamental rule of successful operations. An ideal resource for Accounting and Business students in GCSE, BTEC and FE courses, this video explores...Show More
Income Statement: Revenue, Expenses & Profit

Income Statement: Revenue, Expenses & Profit

Financial Reporting for Business

In this video, Accounting and Business students in GCSE, BTEC and FE courses will find accessible and contextual definitions by industry experts of three key accounting terms - revenue, expenses and profit - and how these factors interrelate in...Show More
Income Statements

Income Statements

Financial Reporting for Business

This short video introduces the income statement as one measure of a business's performance. Though visual examples and succinct explanations by industry experts, students taking Accounting and Business courses at the GCSE, BTEC and FE level will...Show More
Balance Sheets

Balance Sheets

Financial Reporting for Business

This short yet comprehensive video introduces the balance sheet as a snapshot measure of what a business owns and owes. With visual examples of a working balance sheet and discussion of its importance and applications courtesy of industry...Show More
Balance Sheets: Assets and Liabilities

Balance Sheets: Assets and Liabilities

Financial Reporting for Business

Presenting clear and consise definitions of a balance sheet's key components by industry expert, this short video will aid Accounting and Business students in GCSE, BTEC and FE courses to understand the difference between current and non-current...Show More
Cash Flow: Problems and Management

Cash Flow: Problems and Management

Financial Reporting for Business

Without positive cash flow, businesses can find themselves in a dire financial situation: a cash flow crisis. This video looks at the cash flow forecast as a way for a business to predict its expenses and revenue and put effective measures in...Show More
Borrowing Money

Borrowing Money

Know Your Finances

This programme teaches students about the pros and cons of borrowing money, different borrowing options, and factors to consider when borrowing. Students will learn about loans and credit cards, interest rates, and credit ratings. The programme...Show More
Introducing the Finance Industry

Introducing the Finance Industry

Know Your Finances

This programme teaches students about different types of financial institutions and the services they offer. It explains the concepts of interest earned, interest charged, and how financial institutions make a profit. The programme explores the...Show More
Savings and Investing

Savings and Investing

Know Your Finances

This programme teaches students about the definitions of, and need for, savings and investments. Reasons why people save are explored, as well as the concept of creating a savings plan. The programme explains a number of different investment...Show More
Understanding Intellectual Property

Understanding Intellectual Property

Why should students value their own and others’ intellectual property? What exactly is intellectual property? This interview led programme builds an understanding of: intellectual property; exceptions to copyright; registering IP; why...Show More
The Credit Crunch

The Credit Crunch

This film was made during the early part of 2009 when the world faced a credit crunch and economic times not seen since the Great Depression of the 1930s. Narrator-led and featuring many street interview grabs, together with comments from an...Show More
Cash Flow

Cash Flow

In business planning and operations there are many ways to measure the success and viability of an enterprise. But regardless of how well a business stacks up on paper, without effective cash flow, it can be crippled, which can very quickly lead...Show More
Sources of Finance

Sources of Finance

Starting and operating any business is not simply a case of putting up a sign or registering a website and declaring yourself open for business. In the establishment of any enterprise, capital is needed before any doors open, phones ring or hits...Show More
Crimes Against the Environment

Crimes Against the Environment

Crimes against the environment take many forms, but it is a complex area of criminology. This programme, presented by Dr Steven Taylor, explores green crime and includes interviews with experts Dr Gary Potter and Dr Matt Follett. It introduces...Show More
Financial Management and the Planning Cycle

Financial Management and the Planning Cycle

KPMG is one of the world's largest professional services firms, providing audit, tax, and advisory services to businesses across the globe. Join KPMG's Ben Skarrasbrek and Alexi Terrovex as they take us on a virtual tour of financial planning and...Show More
International Law and Global Governance

International Law and Global Governance

International law is described as ‘the general principles of law as recognised by civilised nations’. This informative programme adds much needed depth to this broad definition by explaining: state sovereignty, domestic law and international...Show More
Legal Structures

Legal Structures

Understanding Business Studies

What are legal structures? Why are they important? And how do you choose the right legal structure for a new business? This programme brings the answers to these questions to life with real world case studies and clear explanations of key terms,...Show More
Credibility

Credibility

Critical Thinking Series

This programme begins with an exploration of the concept of credibility and illustrates the key criteria of motive, bias, vested interest, neutrality, ability to perceive and expertise. A reconstruction of a famous murder case from the 1920's is...Show More
Assumptions

Assumptions

Critical Thinking Series

This programme starts with a number of accessible examples to illustrate what we mean by assumptions, how we find them and use the negative test, and how finding them can help to illuminate arguments. Students are then asked to test their...Show More
Managing Personal Finances

Managing Personal Finances

Learning à la Carte

In this programme, Investment Advisor Freda Miriklis, shares her top three tips to help manage personal finances. We can all take more control of our finances - even if we don’t earn a lot of money. It comes down to understanding our expenses...Show More