Entrepreneurship and Business Management

(endorsed by the Chartered Institute of Business Management - CIBM)

Duration: Monday or Wednesday evenings (17:30 – 19:30) over a period of 15 weeks, or Saturday mornings for a period of 15 weeks.

Knowledge and understanding of business management is fundamental to the day-to-day business activities of any organisation.  South Africa has a shortage of managers and now more than ever, qualified and skilled managers are in demand by organisations across a broad spectrum of industries.

This Short Learning Programme (SLP) will cover the following topics:

  • Entrepreneurship and the role of an entrepreneur
  • Creative thinking and ideas generation
  • Conducting market and financial feasibility studies
  • Business plans
  • Marketing
  • General management and the types of business entities
  • Financial plan