Business Management


  • Certificate: Course Certificate by LSDM
  • Course Title: Business Management
  • Mode of study: Online
  • Language: English, Spanish and Portuguese
  • Fee: £ 489

Course Leader

Prof. Manuel Gouveia

PhD, College Professor, Marketing Researcher and Professional Marketing Consultant

Course Overview
The business environment is greatly influenced by global forces and trends that shape the way organisations interact with their customers and handle competition. Advances in technology can alter the business culture making organisations seek to adapt and advance their processes. You will explore a wide range of contemporary business and management topics which will help you build a knowledge base and develop business management skills. This will be achieved by studying forms of business ownership, functions of management, technology, communications, legislation, leadership and teamwork, marketing, and economics. Case studies, together with your online learning activities, will support your knowledge acquisition.
Programme Details
  • Business Strategy and Leadership
  • Functions of Management
  • Business Accountability and Performance Indicators
  • Forms of Business Ownership
  • Entrepreneurial Discovery
  • Business Law
  • Ethics
  • Corporate Social Responsibility
  • Risk Management
  • Course Aims
    The aims of this Course are:
    • To introduce you to the nature of business and organisations.
    • To enable you to develop an understanding of management functions and activities.
    • To enable you to get familiar with business and entrepreneurship concepts.
    Learning Outcomes
    On satisfactory completion of the course, you will be able to:
    • Describe the nature and scope of business management.
    • Explain the role of different functional areas within business management.
    • Identify the pertinent skills relevant to business management.
    Assessment Method
    Exam – Business Management Essay question and multiple choice
    London School of Design and Marketing Certificate
    Entry Requirements
    Secondary Level OR Recognition of Prior Learning / Professional Experience.
    • English
    • Portuguese (Portugal)
    • Spanish