The Introduction to Business Administration Online Short Course gives an overview of the basic business principles applied in the office environment and provides students with the key theoretical understanding of information systems. You will discover fundamental business and personal expenditure truths, and you will be better able to meet business and your personal financial goals.
The purpose of this course is to introduce you to the business environment and to enable you to understand and integrate fundamental administration and management concepts.
The skills that you will be learning throughout this course include the following:
The course has been designed and curated by Loma Botha.
Through creative thinking, Loma Botha’s marketing, management and customer relationship management skills contribute to the success of her business ventures. Loma Botha is a Director at Future Creation and The Potential Zone and also the founding member of Tumelo Training Non-Profit Organisation. Loma has Honours Degrees in Sport Science and Sport Management and a Diploma in Marketing.
She recently finished a year-long self-development and leadership training course through the Mosaiek Academy. She has worked within the soft skills/work readiness and tertiary education fields for more than 18 years. Her expertise lies predominantly in the university graduates sphere. She has a vested interest in international online learning education platforms, and currently has clients in Japan, China and Taiwan. Loma wholeheartedly believes in lifelong learning.
Each of our LCIBS Online courses is assigned its own Online Academic Tutor, who is ready to guide and assist their students throughout their learning experience. The Online Academic Tutor who is assigned to your course is trained to mentor each student to reach their potential and achieve their learning goals. Students can expect their Online Academic Tutor to answer questions, offer advice and provide further clarification on any academic aspects.
In order to get the full benefit of and complete this course, you are required to:
Certain courses will require that you have additional software applications. These additional software applications will be communicated to you when you register and enrol for the course. Any additional resources that will be required will be at the discretion of the registered student.
This short learning programme has been designed and curated in manageable learning modules, which include diverse learning assessment activities.
An Introduction to the Business Environment
Code of Conduct in the Business Environment
Fundamentals of Business Administration
Customer Relations and Service Skills
Finance – Personal Finance and Managing Expenditure at the Office