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Course overview

Gain insight into the core aspects of business planning, considering innovative learning experiences that focus on business planning as a process and the creativity needed to develop a unique proposition and meet customers’ needs. You are challenged to consider examples of enterprising organisations of varying sizes, and engage in interactive workshops and discussions.

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Course details

What you study

Indicative content

Innovation and creativity
Business planning
Entrepreneurial leadership & thinking
Strategic thinking
Communication skills

How you are assessed

The course will be assessed through a 1,500 word business plan including theory from the course and demonstrating creativity and entrepreneurship.


Entry requirements

Entry requirements

As this is an online course it is necessary that you have access to a computer and that you are comfortable learning via an online platform.

International applicants must have an IELTS overall score of 5.5 or equivalent.



2020/21 entry

  • Length: Credits: 10, Level: 4, Fees: £50.00
  • Online
  • Enrolment date: Starts Tuesday 7 July, Tuesdays & Thursdays for four weeks, 6.00pm-9.00pm