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Business Management Fundamentals short course

R 15,740
Starts 9th March

Course Details

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.

What will I learn?

  • The ability to analyse and improve overall business effectiveness
  • Gain an understanding of modern management and leadership approaches
  • Understand key financial and economic concepts and their relevance to the business environment
  • The role of marketing and its role in achieving organisational goals
  • The role of financial management and budgeting in relation to business effectiveness

Course breakdown

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

Is this right for me?

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

Course details

Business Management Fundamentals short course

Registrations Close:

8 March 2021

Start Date:

9 March 2021


10 weeks


R 15,740


6 - 8 hours

Payment options

The following payment options are available:

We offer a two-part payment plan. Pay 50% deposit to secure your spot and the balance within 30 days from the course start date.

Finance provided by

* Estimated Monthly Installment: R 0 per month

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Course faculty

Erika Botha (M.B.A. (cum laude))

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.