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A course is a program that has a number of purposes. Some students take a course to help them connect two different phases of study, while others take a course to provide professional qualifications to help improve their options in their current job.

What is a course in business studies? This program provides business fundamentals that help prepare students for more advanced studies in a particular business field. It can also provide necessary knowledge for students who plan on studying an unrelated subject but would benefit from having business essentials. Every program will vary, but examples of classes may include marketing, communication, human resources, finance, and business resources. Along with classroom lectures, students may also work on projects, conduct research, and attend symposiums featuring local and national businesses.

Students who pursue a business course benefit in a number of ways. Business skills such as problem-solving, leadership, and communication can help in many different areas. There are also a wide variety of business careers available for those who want to continue on with their studies.

Institutions all over the world offer this program, and there are many factors involved in tuition cost. These factors include the location of the school and length of the program. Students who are interested should contact the schools directly to ask about the financial requirements.

After completing this course, individuals have a variety of paths that they can choose from. Some may be prepared for a career or promotion in the areas of banking, insurance, human resources, accounting, finance, and insurance. A course in business studies also prepares graduates to open their own business in areas such as health, art, retail, and consulting.

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259 Results in Business Studies

Estonian Entrepreneurship University Of Applied Sciences (EUAS)

The new study program Software Development and Entrepreneurship is for you if you want to have the software development, design and teamwork skills to begin your career a ... [+]

Overview

The new study program Software Development and Entrepreneurship is for you if you want to have the software development, design and teamwork skills to begin your career as a software developer in Estonia or anywhere in the world. This is also the program for you if you're looking for a solid foundation in IT and business upon which to build your own software company or startup.

The study program Software Development and Entrepreneurship has been put together and is being taught with Estonia's leading software companies such as Columbus Estonia, Ericsson Estonia and Playtech.

The program's focus is on topics: Programming (Java, HTML, CSS, SQL) Information systems' analysis and design Software development processes Software testing Business process automation Web and mobile applications Entrepreneurship and communication psychology Projects and internships, your portfolio Admission requirements: Proof of English level B2. IELTS 5.5 or equivalent proof of English proficiency is required. Higher Secondary Education Diploma Higher Secondary Education Grades' Sheet (applicants will be ranked) Motivation letter in English (1 page, not more). ... [-]
Estonia Tallinn
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September 2019
Full-time
3 years
Campus
Entrepreneur Lab by CIEE

Generate and develop a viable business idea, then take it from concept to complete business plan and investor-ready pitch. Bring a business problem you’d like to solve or ... [+]

Boot Camp for Aspiring Entrepreneurs

Generate and develop a viable business idea, then take it from concept to complete business plan and investor-ready pitch. Bring a business problem you’d like to solve or we will provide one from a real company – then tackle it and pitch your solutions. Polish your CV and earn a valuable certificate while you get a taste of start-up culture, hone essential skills, and gain an international edge.

The Payoff A compelling business plan An investor-ready pitch deck An Elab certificate Program Structure

Your week will consist of a mix of activities to maximize your experiential learning experience including day sessions and group work, guest talks and discussions, coaching and fireside chats.... [-]

Germany Berlin United Kingdom London
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1
October 2019
Full-time
6 weeks
Campus
Northeast Wisconsin Technical College

General business managers are found in nearly all work settings in virtually every sector of the economy. Graduates of the Business Management program are equipped with t ... [+]

General business managers are found in nearly all work settings in virtually every sector of the economy. Graduates of the Business Management program are equipped with the foundational skills needed to manage the operations of a business. Graduates are competent in the business functions of planning, organizing, directing, and controlling with the core skills that are vital for success in the business world.

Employment Potential

There are many job listings that would be appropriate for a graduate of the Business Management program. Small organizations typically require generalist skills and large organizations tend toward some specialization among their managers.

With additional education and/or work experience, a graduate may find employment opportunities as a manager of operations with increased responsibility, authority and commensurate pay.... [-]

USA Green Bay Marinette Sturgeon Bay
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1
May 2019
Full-time
2 years
Online
Campus
European Summer School

There are many reasons why someone decides to start their own business – they may be a born entrepreneur their head swimming with business ideas or they may need to start ... [+]

About

There are many reasons why someone decides to start their own business – they may be a born entrepreneur their head swimming with business ideas or they may need to start a business as the only way to have an income. There are many aspects to starting a business from coming up with ideas, evaluating them, planning a business start-up, launching and then running a business. You often have to deal with a lack of finance, perhaps insufficient experience and many other issues. You have to decide how to design your product, how to differentiate your business from competitors, and how to hire and manage staff. Whether you’re thinking of starting a business or you’re studying business at a university, you will surely find this course highly useful and practical.... [-]

Czech Republic Prague
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1
July 2019
10 days
Campus
STC Higher Education

The PRINCE2® Practitioner Certificate course is a comprehensive 5-day program that provides participants with an extended theoretical and practical knowledge of PRINCE2, ... [+]

Professional Business Courses PRINCE2® Practioner About

The PRINCE2® Practitioner Certificate course is a comprehensive 5-day program that provides participants with an extended theoretical and practical knowledge of PRINCE2, the best non-proprietary practice model that ensures a project delivery is on time, on budget and of high quality. This course educates participants in all aspects of the PRINCE2 methodology, including its practical application. It covers the eight core components and Processes of PRINCE2 at a very detailed level, including all sub-processes and techniques. Exercises are based on real life case studies to ensure that participants learn the practical application of PRINCE2 theory.... [-]

Malta Pembroke
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1
March 2019
Full-time
1 week
Campus
The Graduate Institute

The goal of the Transformative Coach Training Program is to integrate the adult developmental growth theories of transformative change with a robust coaching methodology ... [+]

The goal of the Transformative Coach Training Program is to integrate the adult developmental growth theories of transformative change with a robust coaching methodology and practice. The Transformative Coach Training Program’s client-centered coaching facilitates the unfolding of the client’s own inner strengths and potential. The development of self-awareness, embodied wisdom, intuition, and manifestation are central to this training.

Coaching Program Objectives

The Transformative Coach Training Program provides:

1. a deep understanding of the theories and processes that lead to transformative growth

2. excellence in the training of the

International Coach Federation (ICF) Coaching Core Competencies ICF Code of Ethics ICF Definition of Coaching ... [-]
USA Bethany
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1
October 2019
Part-time
8 weeks
Campus
EDC Ecole des Dirigeants & Créateurs d’Enterprise

Master the necessary management tools and to successfully make the transition between high-school and higher education: autonomy, accountability, general culture, and met ... [+]

Bachelor Cycle Bachelor Cycle –Year 1 Master the necessary management tools and to successfully make the transition between high-school and higher education: autonomy, accountability, general culture, and methodology. Gain the needed foundations to grasp the theoretical and practical fundamentals of the corporate world. Have a hands-on experience in the corporate world with a first-job experience during an internship. Enroll in the ‘Entrepreneurial-student’ track (from the 1st to the 5th year) for those who wish to create or take over an existing firm and be able to pursue successfully both their studies and their entrepreneurial venture.

The project is submitted to the approval of a panel composed of entrepreneurs and representatives of the support teams.... [-]

France Paris
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1
September 2019
Full-time
3 - 5 years
Campus
Coventry College

The Fast-Track Access to Higher Education course prepares you to study at university and is widely recognized by most UK universities. It is designed for those who have l ... [+]

Overview

The Fast-Track Access to Higher Education course prepares you to study at university and is widely recognized by most UK universities. It is designed for those who have left school and want to gain a qualification high enough to gain entry to undergraduate university study in the UK. The Fast-Track course runs from January to June and will be completed in just 6 months.

Hours of Study

The hours of study consist of 15 mandatory class contact hours plus 3 hours of study skills and English support per week. You will also need to commit to self-study outside of class times.

You will study a range of modules that will make up 45 credits. Units may include:

Human Resource Management Operations Management Marketing Planning a Successful Business Demand and Supply Macro-Economics and the Business Environment Market Structures Accounts ... [-]
United Kingdom Coventry
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1
August 2019
6 months
Campus
EU Business School

The EU Business Winter School is designed for current university students and recent university graduates of any academic backgrounds aged 18+ who are interested in busin ... [+]

The EU Business Winter School is designed for current university students and recent university graduates of any academic backgrounds aged 18+ who are interested in business and considering applying to a business grad school or starting up their own company.

The academic content has been adapted from EU’s MBA offerings to allow students to prepare for their professional future. All courses are taught in English by high-quality professors and business leaders, the same that teach in EU’s top-ranked MBA programs. By joining the program, students will update and upgrade their business knowledge while developing the soft skills necessary for a career boost. Last, but not least, students will have the opportunity to meet and bond with young and entrepreneurial people from all over the world while enjoying their winter break in Germany’s business capital.... [-]

Germany Munich
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1
January 2019
Full-time
2 weeks
Campus
2nd Skies Forex

A successful mindset doesn't come from just repeating positive affirmations. It's about reinforcing and wiring in successful trading habits. That's why I've built this A- ... [+]

About Learn the Most Important Skill - Trading Price Action Trade On Any Instrument, Time Frame or Environment Increase Your Confidence, Discipline & Consistency 50+ Hours of Video Lessons

50+ videos packed with strategies, examples and advanced price action techniques. Each one is clear and specific. See exactly how I trade my own money using these exact same strategies.

Trade Setups Commentary, Price Action Quizzes & End of Week Review Get access to my trade setup ideas several times per week where I cover the price action context, trend bias, and key levels.

You can use this for trade ideas, along with comparing your price action read on the market with what I’m seeing.... [-]

USA New York
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1
Open Enrollment
Online
Southampton Data Science Academy

The course is organized according to a framework of core AI capabilities. It follows a problem-based learning approach, where each AI capability is discussed in the conte ... [+]

About this course

One way or another, AI will determine the future of technology. While it has vocal supporters and opponents, there is no doubt that its impact will be transformational. While the field is changing rapidly, there is a lot to learn, but also many ways to shape it and contribute. This course teaches you what you need to know to be part of this journey.

Course overview

AI has delivered some of the most amazing technological advances of the last decade, outperforming human abilities in domains as diverse as image recognition, natural language understanding, pattern detection, prediction and autonomous devices. It has shown that it can transform entire industries over the course of a few years, and change the way we think about our lives, jobs, businesses, government, and society.... [-]

United Kingdom Cambridge
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1
October 2019
Full-time
Part-time
60 weeks
Online
Avans University of Applied Sciences - Undergraduate programs

The international study programmes of Avans University of Applied Sciences prepare you for excellent career opportunities in a range of professional areas. We are pleased ... [+]

Online Q&A sessions

Q&A sessions for prospective international students are hosted by the International Office. During these live chats, staff will answer all your questions regarding study programmes, admission requirements, application procedures and practical matters such as visa, insurance, housing and residence permits. You can join us by adding Avans International as a Skype contact.

Online Q&A session dates February and March 2018: every Friday from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. CET. Friday 30 March, Avans will be closed due a national holiday. April till July 2018: every Wednesday from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. CET. [-]
Netherlands Breda
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1
March 2019
Full-time
2 days
Campus
Acudemy

The course looks at how to build long-term profitable relationships, so your existing clients will stay with you for longer, spend more with you and are open to cross and ... [+]

Target Audience

The best way to ‘retain’ good business accounts is to develop them. Account Management should not simply be about maintaining accounts. The course looks at how to build long-term profitable relationships, so your existing clients will stay with you for longer, spend more with you and are open to cross and up-selling opportunities.

Providing participants with an environment that will empower them whilst developing their skills to act as a catalyst for effective partnerships between employers and employees rewarding dedication, commitment and effort by the provision of best-in-class training committed to fulfilling clients’ needs and managing the expectations of both learners and employers working in accordance with best practice Celebrating the success of others... [-]

United Kingdom London
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1
August 2019
Full-time
1 day
Campus
NBCC

Business Managers set the bar for every company. Whether directing small businesses or major corporations, managers lead by example. They foster a safe and professional e ... [+]

Program Overview

Business Managers set the bar for every company. Whether directing small businesses or major corporations, managers lead by example. They foster a safe and professional environment for all employees while focusing on operational success. You’ll learn core fundamentals such as economics, accounting, and marketing, as well as enhanced training in project management, human resource management, entrepreneurship and communications. Talented business managers are needed in every sector; explore your interests with this powerful career.

Duration

The requirements for this diploma program may be achieved within two academic years of full-time study.

Admission Requirements ... [-]
Canada Miramichi Moncton Woodstock
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1
September 2019
Full-time
2 years
Campus
Birchwater Education

Enhance your skills and employment prospects by completing our 4wk customer service course. Upon successful completion, you will have obtained a highly valuable single su ... [+]

Course Overview

One of the most important aspects of any business is customer service. To ensure repeat customers a business needs staff with the necessary skills, knowledge, and ability to provide to deliver excellent customer service. This course is designed to provide participants with the knowledge, skills, and competencies of providing excellent customer service in every department of a business. This will enhance the prospects of gaining employment in any industry.

Upon successful completion, you will have obtained a highly valuable single subject diploma. This certificate combined with other awards can lead towards University entry to first or second year. Holders of this fully accredited qualification greatly increase their chances of employment and promotion within a related sector.... [-]

Ireland Limerick
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1
January 2019
Part-time
10 weeks
Campus