Short Courses in Business Administration

Business administration deals with the performance or management of business operations and therefore is all about making or implementing major decisions. It is mostly about organizing people and resources efficiently so as to channel activities toward common goals. A degree in Business Administration can help you obtain those particular abilities and master the latest methods to manage a group or business. Problem-solving, theorizing and analytical thinking skills are much needed and favoured. In addition, this major will encourage you to think about issues such as diversity, ethics, politics and other dynamics that play a role in every work environment.Many colleges and universities offer different specialization areas in the field and require you to focus on one. Focus areas include operations management, human resources management and general management

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Art Enterprise Diploma (online) Art Enterprise Diploma (online)
  • Any time
  • EEA  650 per module
  • Non-EEA  650 per module
  • 3 months

The Art Enterprise Diploma (AED) is and online programme delivered via the InterActive platform and is designed to blend entrepreneurial thought with artistic creativity, providing you with acute business awareness in your specialised field. You can benefit from this comprehensive online programme, whether you are a painter, musician, designer, actor or dancer, as it offers essential business skills which can complement your creative talent.

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Business Strategy & Consulting Business Strategy & Consulting
  • Dec 2015
  • EEA  1,950 per module
  • Non-EEA  1,950 per module
  • 21 days

This course will enable students to learn and actively and critically apply business strategy concepts to diagnose, manage, design and change commonly faced challenges by organisations. Concepts of consulting will be also analysed to provide students with a strong understanding of strategic approaches for managing consulting projects and managing clients.

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A Level Business Studies A Level Business Studies
  • Any time
  • EEA  330 per module
  • Non-EEA  330 per module
  • Not specified

A Business Studies A Level shows you are serious about starting a career in business. Whether you're aiming for a high-flying corporate role or your own successful small enterprise, the A Level Business Studies course is the place to start. Do you have a head for business? What's involved in starting an enterprise? How can you make a strategy for success? As the business world becomes more and more competitive employers are looking for people who understand the principles of business and can show commitment to a business career.

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IAB Level 3 Certificate in Manual Book-Keeping IAB Level 3 Certificate in Manual Book-Keeping
  • Any time
  • EEA  319 per module
  • Non-EEA  319 per module
  • Not specified

Bookkeepers play a vital role in business and the IAB Level 3 Certificate in Manual Bookkeeping proves you possess advanced bookkeeping skills and allows you to apply for Membership of the IAB, with the initials MIAB after your name.

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Meaning from Data: Statistics Made Clear Meaning from Data: Statistics Made Clear
  • Any time
  • National $ 214 per module
  • International $ 214 per module
  • Not specified

Meaning from Data: Statistics Made Clear is your introduction to a vitally important subject in today's data-driven society. In 24 half-hour lectures, you will explore the principles and methods that underlie the study of statistics. You have probably heard such terms as mean, median, percentile, quartile, statistically significant, and bell curve, and you may have a rough idea of what they mean. This course sharpens your understanding of these and scores of other statistical concepts and shows how, properly used, they can extract meaning from data.

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Essential Guide to the Fashion Business Essential Guide to the Fashion Business
  • Jun 2016
  • Jul 2016
  • EEA  195 per module
  • Non-EEA  195 per module
  • 2 days

This fashion course will introduce you to the various different areas of the fashion industry business, giving you an insight into how they all work, and an idea of which area you might like to work in.You'll take a brief look at the key players within the industry and their operations.

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IAB Level 2 Award in Manual Book-Keeping IAB Level 2 Award in Manual Book-Keeping
  • Any time
  • EEA  399 per module
  • Non-EEA  399 per module
  • Not specified

Bookkeepers play a vital role in business and the IAB Level 2 Award in Manual Bookkeeping is the second of three steps towards a rewarding career. The International Association of Bookkeepers (IAB) is the leading UK professional body solely for bookkeepers, and an IAB bookkeeping qualification will stand you in good stead in a competitive world.

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Hospitality Business Operations Hospitality Business Operations
  • Dec 2015
  • International $ 1,580 per module
  • 56 days

Better Business Operations the Key to Delivering Customer Satisfaction In the hospitality industry, what goes on behind the scenes is crucial to delivering a great customer experience.

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Business and Financial Analysis (Advanced Certificate) Business and Financial Analysis (Advanced Certificate)
  • Any time
  • EEA  950 per module
  • Non-EEA  950 per module
  • 3 months

This online executive programme considers the essential skills and knowledge needed to properly manage financial statements including balance sheets, cash flow statements, and concepts such as SWOT analysis and the SPACE model.

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Winter Business School Winter Business School
  • Jan 2016
  • EEA  2,100 per year
  • Non-EEA  2,100 per year
  • 1 months

The LSBF Winter Business School offers intensive business courses aimed at university students from all around the world, exposing you to the new challenges and techniques found in the global

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Hospitality Business Management Hospitality Business Management
  • Dec 2015
  • International $ 1,580 per module
  • 56 days

Make the Move From Supervisor to Manager. New Skills and Knowledge Lead the Way. Aspiring managers and recently promoted managers need to develop the requisite skills and competencies to be successful at their job.

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Health Administration Health Administration
  • Sep 2015
  • National $ 166 per module
  • International $ 329 per module
  • Not specified

The University Certificate in Health Administration program is the only 60-credit university certificate program offered at Athabasca University. The foundation for this program is based on the skills and competencies identified by the Canadian College of Health Services Executives (CCHSE). The CCHSE is a professional association made up of health services executives, managers, academics and administrative staff. The vision and mission of the CCHSE is improved health for Canadians through promotion of management excellence, public policy influence and innovative collaboration. The key competencies that the CCHSE has identified as the critical knowledge and skills required to perform as an effective health services manager have made their way into the program learning outcomes of the University Certificate: Health Development Administration.

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