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Business and Management: On-Demand Online Course

Secure your place on our Business and Management course and prepare to excel in business, all from the convenience and comfort of your home.

Online Business Management Course Introduction

Are you the world’s next great business leader? Join our Business and Management course, and kickstart an incredible future in business. Whether you’re an entrepreneur, future business student, or someone who dreams of working at a major company, our course gives you the skills and knowledge to succeed in the business world. You’ll gain a key mix of practical advice and business theory that will prepare you for the future. You’ll explore how businesses affect – and are affected by – the world we live in, and how they can come out top in this competitive, global environment.

Secure your place on our Business and Management course and prepare to excel in business, all from the convenience and comfort of your home.

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Oxford Royale Academy’s online learning platform offers a wide range of exciting and intellectually stimulating online courses, primarily designed to help students thinking of applying to study at university in the UK.

Our online courses are instantly accessible from all over the world, and provide students with an insight into subjects that takes them far beyond the school curriculum.

This insight allows students an insight into what studying a subject at university may be like, while also providing them with invaluable material for applications and interviews. All of which, as our student testimonials show, is invaluable help in an increasingly competitive university applications process.

What's in the Business Management On-Demand Course?

Course Summary

Join our business and management course, and kickstart a top career in business and management. Whether you want to work for a major company, start your own entrepreneurial business or study business at university, our course is perfect for you. You’ll gain a strong mix of practical advice and academic theory that will prepare you for your studies and career in business.

On our course, you’ll look at the core elements that all business need to survive and generate profit. You’ll then take these ideas further and explore the idea of a global village and how businesses can survive in a competitive, global environment. You’ll dive into the views of major management theorists from the 1850s to today, and explore how these relate to the modern business environment. You’ll also gain great career advice and practical support for your future in business.

Topics Covered

On our course, you will:

  • understand the key goals a business must achieve to survive
  • be aware of the varied structures and forms businesses can take
  • explore management theory both past and present

By the end of our course, you will:

  • understand the fundamental goals underpinning any modern business
  • understand the key principles of management theory

What’s Included?

  • 4 x Interactive Tutorials
  • Online quizzes and exams
  • Access to the course discussion forum
  • Course worksheets and case studies
  • ORA Certificate of completion

 

Syllabus

Tutorial 1: Sustainable Business Practice (1 - 1.5 hours)

This tutorial outlines the fundamental goals that a business must achieve in order to sustain itself. It also looks closely at business structures, exploring different hierarchical structures and how these may be more appropriate to different types of business, and also outlining the roles and responsibilities of internal departments that exist within a typical business.

Tutorial 2: The Globalisation (1 - 1.5 hours)

The past century has seen swift evolution in the way different nations co-exist, and business has had to remain at the forefront of this fast-evolving world. This tutorial explores what businesses need to do in order to compete in the global marketplace, looking at topics such as corporate social responsibility, business strategy, and mission statements.

Tutorial 3: Management Theory (1 - 1.5 hours)

In this tutorial we look at the roots of management theory, journeying all the way back in time to Sun Tzu’s comments on leadership in his treatise ‘The Art of War’. We then explore the key management theorists of the 19th and 20th centuries, before focusing on modern management theory and in particular the work of Peter Drucker.

Tutorial 4: The Future of Business & Management (1 - 1.5 hours)

This final tutorial looks to the future, asking students to question what the role of the manager will be in 10, 20, or 100 years’ time. Automation in the workplace means that a manager’s role is changing, and businesses must keep up with the latest technology to survive. This tutorial also offers applications career and applications advice for those interested in pursuing business and management further.

Key Details

Course Pre-requisites

Advanced level of English Interest
Motivation to learn about the world of business!

Course Level

For students applying to/thinking of applying to university to study business, management and related subjects

Difficulty

Easy

Prior Knowledge

No prior knowledge is required to take this course, just enthusiasm for the subject.

Fees

£29.99

Workload

4-6 hours (further independent study is encouraged)

How to Enrol

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  2. Click ‘Enrol Now’ on your preferred option

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29.99

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  • Access to interactive course content
  • Discussion boards, exams, resources
  • Personal learning profile
  • Course certificate
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  • Personal learning profile
  • Course certificate
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