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University of South Australia
Whether you’re planning on establishing your own small business, or deal with small business clients in your profession, understanding the factors that influence small business operations is crucial.
In this online unit, delivered by Open Universities Australia in partnership with the University of South Australia, you’ll gain a fundamental understanding of small business management at a local, state, national and international level.
Cover in depth the core considerations of any small business, as you explore topics like finance and insurance, risk management, industrial relations, legalities and the contemporary forces of globalisation and rapid technological advancement.
You’ll complete this Issues in Small Business Management unit with a sound understanding of effective decision making and competitive strategy, as well as an enhanced appreciation for entrepreneurship and self-employment.
You must have successfully completed or be currently enrolled in the following unit prior to undertaking this unit:
In this business management unit, the topics you will study include:
This unit is an approved elective in the following course:
Content may also be relevant to other courses, and could qualify you for Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) for a course offered by another institution.
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By completing this unit, you’ll ensure that you have a firm grasp on small business management essentials, including the major factors impacting operations. Competently execute effective small business planning and apply informed decision-making processes to every aspect of day-to-day processes.
This unit can also be credited towards a Bachelor of Accounting, allowing you to further advance your studies.
Want more information about the career benefits of this unit? Fill out the enquiry form to the right and a study consultant will contact you with the details you need.
If you are an Australian citizen you may be eligible to receive HECS-HELP or FEE-HELP for this unit, meaning you can defer payment of your fees.
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This course can be paid for through the HECS-HELP or FEE-HELP government loan schemes. If you are an Australian citizen or hold a permanent humanitarian visa, this means you don’t need to pay upfront.
Instead, the Australian government will pay your course fees on your behalf. You’ll begin repaying your loan through the tax system once you start earning more than the minimum threshold of $54,869 (2016-17 income year).Find out more about government study loans here.
Want more information about the career benefits of this course?
Fill out the enquiry form to the right and a study consultant will contact you with the details you need.