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Business Management

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Typology Course
Level Intermediate
Methodology Distance Learning
Class hours 100h
Duration 12 Months
Start Different dates available
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  • Intermediate
  • Distance Learning
  • 100h
  • Duration:
    12 Months
  • Start:
    Different dates available

Managers are possibly the most crucial factor to the success of any business. Skilled managers are so valuable in today’s business climate where issues of quality, cost and competition are key to business success. Good business management is not just about intuition, being a good leader or being assertive; it has become a science relying upon skills and knowledge.

So, if you see yourself as having a bright career as a business manager, then enrolling on the Business Management course could be the best thing you’ve done. The Business Management Diploma will give you the skills and knowledge you need to begin your business management career.

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· What are the objectives of this course?

Key Topics The aim of this learning course is to provide an overview of many of the key activities of business management i.e.: Management skills and issues Structure and authority Models of management The growth of international business Planning and organising Using the marketing mix Leading and controlling the business

· Requirements

The good news is that no prior learning knowledge or experience is essential to take this course. This course is openly available to anyone wishing to learn more about Business Management and would like to take part in a highly rewarding home study course.

· Qualification

Business Management Diploma by ABC Awards

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S. Cowan
5.0 10/09/2015
What I would highlight: Quick marking of assignments has been very useful, also I love the positive feedback, it’ very encouraging.
What could be improved: Nothing.
Would you recommend this course?: Yes
Did this opinion help you? Yes (0)
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What you'll learn on the course

Financial Training
Sales Training
Business and Management
Business management

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Course programme

Business Management

How is the course structured?

The award in Business Management is divided into four comprehensive modules:

Module One
- Management Skills and Issues
- Personal qualities needed for success in business
- Setting duties, tasks and responsibilities
- Structure and authority
- Managing by objectives
- Checklist for an effective organisation
- Business ethics
- Time management
- Stress management
- The production team
- Warehousing, shipping and dispatching
- Administration, finance, marketing and sales
- Human resources
- Management functions in general

Module Two
- An Introduction to Management
- The content and process of management work
- Conventional and critical perspectives
- Specialisation between areas of management
- Models of management
- Management theories for uncertain conditions
- The general business environment
- The competitive environment
- Organising environmental analysis
- Stakeholder analysis
- The growth of international business
- Contrasts in national cultures
- Managing in an international context
- Responsible business practices
- Corporate social responsibility

Module Three
- Planning and Organising
- Types of planning and strategy
- Defining organisational purpose
- Alternative perspectives on strategy
- The importance of marketing
- Creating a marketing orientation
- Understanding the consumer
- Using the marketing mix
- Organisation structure and culture
- Creating the vertical structure
- Creating the horizontal structure
- Human resource management
- Performance appraisal
- The balance between old and new structure
- The context of change
- Influencing people to implement change
- Sources of power to influence others
- Behavioural models

Module Four
- Leading and Controlling the Business
- Motivation and behaviour modification
- Process theories of motivation
- Empowerment
- Careers in a time of change
- Communication and management
- Effective communication
- Problems and barriers to communication
- The basis of effective teams
- A model for team effectiveness
- The disadvantages of teams
- Finance and budgetary control
- Aspects of financial reporting
- Managing operations and quality
- Computer-based information systems
- The role of the internet
- Managing information systems


This course is marked through a process of continuous assessment guided by your tutor following guidelines. This means that your qualification will be awarded according to your performance on assessments rather than by taking an exam.


Our aim is to provide you with the best deal available, therefore the registration fee, certification fee and full tutor support is included in the course price for you. The enrolment fee for the Business Management home study course is £618.75, though for a limited time we are offering you the opportunity to pay only £495 which is a 20% discount if you enrol online and pay in full.

You can also opt for our Easy Payment Plan and enrol online today by paying a deposit of £123.75 and then 4 equal payments of £123.75 per month.The first instalment is paid about a month after you receive your course.

Additional information

Career opportunities: Whether you already work in management or aspire to get into this rewarding field, this course will enhance your skills and provide positive proof to an employer of your commitment to self-improvement. As such, a number of different career paths will be open to you.

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