Started 15th October
Duration: 12 weeksLearn More
Started 15th October
(late registrations accepted)
Business Leadership and Management: Principles and Practices short course
10 weeks online
6 - 8 hours
Master a strong business acumen through course content that refines your business knowledge, enhances your industry-related skills and equips you with the values and attitudes necessary to build, lead and scale a successful business. On completion you will have developed the competence to confidently integrate various business management disciplines within the context of internal and external challenges facing your organisation.
Week 1 - Orientation
Week 2 - General Business Management
Week 3 - Leadership and Management
Week 4 - Leading and Managing People
Week 5 - Basic Financial Management - Key Concepts and Principles
Week 6 - The Business Environment and Economics
Week 7 - Marketing Management
Week 8 - Operations Management
Week 9 - Entrepreneurship
Week 10 - Assignment Module
This course is ideal for those who want to gain a thorough, holistic understanding of a business and how the various operations within a business work together strategically, operationally and financially.
This course is ideal for:
Small to medium size business owners
Managers who need to understand the bigger business context
Entrepreneurs who need to understand all aspects of starting, running and scaling a successful business
Erika is highly knowledgeable in business operations, having facilitated NQF qualifications in banking, financial markets and business administration. She is a highly-experienced manager and has facilitated leadership, management and team development training programmes for top-level clients, including: Standard Bank, FNB, Sibanye Gold, Sasol, SAB Miller, Auditor General S.A., Business Connexion, Rennies Travel and Volvo. Erika has completed a Business Communications degree, a B.A. (Hons: Industrial Sociology) at the University of the North-West, and has an M.B.A. (cum laude) through UNISA School of Business Leadership.