Advanced Certificate in Business
The Advanced Certificate in Business covers a range of subject topics which are relevant to modern business practices and to university degree programmes. This will facilitate your entry to and development within the world of business. It also enables you to acquire skills and knowledge in key business functions such as Management, Marketing, and Finance as well as helping you enhance relevant knowledge and skills in Economics, Communication, Problem Solving and Information and Communication Technology (ICT).
Aims of the Advanced Certificate in Business
The specific aims of Advanced Certificate in Business are to:
- Enable students to enter a range of administrative, commercial or managerial positions in organisations
- Develop suitable competencies to enhance an administrative, commercial or managerial career on which they have already embarked
- Enable students to further professional, academic or vocational qualifications
- Develop student competencies in a range of specialised areas of their choice in line with their preferred career pattern
- Develop and enhance transferable skills
- Adopt an innovative and creative approach to their work and be able to respond quickly to the challenges posed by changes in the business environment
- Develop and apply a range of vocational knowledge and skills in an integrated manner to the analysis of business situations
- Develop a global understanding of business, marketing and consumer issues
How the course is delivered
The Advanced Certificate in Business is delivered via a Virtual Learning Environment (VLE) which provides access to case studies, learning materials and activities, presentations and web links. Online tutor support and guidance is provided throughout the course, where learners can interact with the tutors, get feedback on their progress and submit their work electronically. This helps you to build relevant skills progressively, as you receive feedback and support from your tutor. As the course is delivered online, this enables you to learn any time, any place through immediate access to VLE.