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Study texts

ICSA qualifications equip you with the skills and knowledge to become a GRC professional.

We offer a range of qualifications - from our Chartered Secretaries Qualifying Scheme, to specialist governance certificates and diplomas, to offshore financial compliance qualifications.

These titles are the nominated study texts for ICSA's June 2017 exams.

Please note that new editions of the CSQS texts for Corporate Governance, Corporate Law, Corporate Secretarial Practice, Financial Reporting and Analysis and Strategy in Practice are being published for the November 2017 exams.


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Accounting

Accounting

Author: David Frederick
Price: £44.95 | January 2015
ISBN: 9781860726484

The official study text for the ICSA’s IFA modules in Accounting, this book provides an introduction to the language of accounting, accounting conventions and the international framework of accounting and acts as an indispensable guide both to students and anyone involved in the wider international finance sector.

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Applied Business Law, 3rd edition (CSQS)

Applied Business Law, 3rd edition (CSQS)

Author: Sheila Byrne
Price: £44.95 | June 2016
ISBN: 9781860726729

This official study text for the ICSA Applied Business Law module guides the reader through basic legal principles and how they should be applied within a commercial framework, acting as a useful guide both for students and anyone who needs to understand the practical application of business law.

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Charity Law and Governance: A Practical Guide

Charity Law and Governance: A Practical Guide

Authors: Cecile Gillard, Kirsty Semple
Price: £29.95 | January 2017
ISBN: 9781860726958

An essential guide to the legal and regulatory framework within which charities in England and Wales operate.

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Chartered Secretaries Case Study (CSQS)

Chartered Secretaries Case Study (CSQS)

Authors: Hadyn Bennett, Martyn Jones
Price: £14.95 | February 2012
ISBN: 9781860724916

This official study text for the ICSA Chartered Secretaries Case Study module is designed to help students in preparation for their case study, providing practical suggestions of research and study that students should undertake, worked examples of case material, and more.

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Corporate Governance, 5th edition (CSQS)

Corporate Governance, 5th edition (CSQS)

Author: Brian Coyle
Price: £44.95 | July 2015
ISBN: 9781860726590

This official study text for the ICSA Corporate Governance module provides detailed information on the knowledge and skills necessary to act as an adviser across the private, public and voluntary sectors on all aspects of governance, acting as a handy reference both for students and anyone who works in a governance role, or wants to learn more about the field of corporate governance.

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Corporate Law, 2nd edition (CSQS)

Corporate Law, 2nd edition (CSQS)

Author: Susan McLaughlin
Price: £44.95 | June 2013
ISBN: 9781860725777

This official study text for the ICSA Corporate Law module provides an overview of the scope of company law, how it is linked to other specialist legal subjects, the sources of company law and key legal principles, acting as a handy guide both to students and anyone interested in learning about corporate law.

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Corporate Secretarial Practice, 4th edition (CSQS)

Corporate Secretarial Practice, 4th edition (CSQS)

Author: Luke Thomas
Price: £44.95 | July 2015
ISBN: 9781860726606

This official study text for the ICSA Corporate Secretarial Practice module provides detailed information on the essential knowledge and skills used by corporate secretarial function in large-scale organisations and acts as an essential reference both for students and anyone tasked with company law compliance and company secretarial practice in need of a useful summary or refresher.

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Financial Decision Making 2nd edition (CSQS)

Financial Decision Making 2nd edition (CSQS)

Author: Jenny Robertson
Price: £44.95 | June 2016
ISBN: 9781860726811

This official study text for the ICSA Financial Decision Making module provides a clear understanding of how the process of creating and safeguarding shareholder value is managed in organisations and acts as a handy reference both for students and anyone who is involved in, or would like to learn about financial decision making.

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Financial Reporting and Analysis, 2nd edition (CSQS)

Financial Reporting and Analysis, 2nd edition (CSQS)

Author: David Frederick
Price: £44.95 | July 2014
ISBN: 9781860726224

This official study text for the ICSA Financial Reporting and Analysis module covers the whole range of financial reporting and analysis topics, from an overview of the regulatory framework through to group accounting and the analysis of financial reports, providing a handy reference both for students and anyone involved in, or interested in learning about financial reporting and analysis.

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The ICSA Health Service Governance Handbook

The ICSA Health Service Governance Handbook

Author: Claire Lea
Price: £59.95 | February 2015
ISBN: 9781860726514

The ICSA Health Service Governance Handbook is an essential publication for everyone involved in the delivery of governance within the NHS, as well as being the approved text for those studying the Health Service Governance module of ICSA’s CSQS qualification.

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International Finance and Administration

International Finance and Administration

Author: Carla Channing
Price: £89.90 | January 2015
ISBN: 9781860726507

The official study text for the ICSA’s IFA modules in International Finance and Administration, this book covers subjects including types of products and services offered, the regulation and supervision of offshore financial services providers, and anti-money laundering regulations and provides an excellent introductory overview both for students anyone involved in the wider international finance sector.

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Investment

Investment

Authors: John Fadden, Peter Watterston
Price: £44.95 | January 2015
ISBN: 9781860726491

The official study text for the ICSA’s IFA modules in Investment, this book provides an introduction to the types of investment product available in offshore finance centres and how they work and acts as a handy guide both to students and anyone involved in the wider international finance sector.

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Strategy in Practice, 2nd edition (CSQS)

Strategy in Practice, 2nd edition (CSQS)

Author: Keith Mattacks
Price: £44.95 | July 2015
ISBN: 9781860726613

This official study text for the ICSA Strategy in Practice module provides a thorough overview of the strategic management process and acts as a handy guide both to students and practitioners who play a role in setting and delivering an organisation’s strategic purpose and objective.

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