Develop Business Management skills in a fast 8-week certificate program. Explore some of the key management and business law topics to prepare you for a promotion or new position.
- Explore key business management concepts like planning, organizing, directing and controlling organizational activities
- Learn the fundamentals of business law to help you make better business management decisions
- Learn from business industry experts with recent business management experience
*Schedules will be adjusted in December to accommodate public holidays. Contact us for more information.
May 21, Nov 4
The course provides students with an overview of business law and an understanding of basic legal terminology. Since contracts form the heart of business operations, a significant portion of the course is dedicated to contract law and various legal issues arising from contract disputes. Class topics and discussions will draw on examples from current news media reports on legal cases. Knowledge of the court system includes field trips to the law courts.
This course introduces students to the concept of management by exploring the roles and functions of managers in a business environment. The purpose of the course is to enhance the students’ understanding of the elements of the management processes of planning, organizing, directing and controlling organizational activities. The course is designed to build a foundation of knowledge needed in future management courses.