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Best Online Courses in Business Studies 2019

Online courses Accounting, Banking, Corporate Social Responsibility, Finance, International Trade, Logistics, Marketing, Tourism and e-Business all fall within the category of Business Studies. Working professionals, recent graduates and individuals looking for a career change in a business-related field are some of the prospective students who can benefit from online courses in Business.

Some online course credits in Business classes are transferable to other undergraduate or graduate programs, such as a BBA or MBA. Lasting anywhere from a few days to a year, some online courses in Business, Economics and Administration are full time, others part-time, but they all tend to be more flexible than conventional campus-based classes thanks to the e-learning technology they employ, which brings the classroom to the students. Online courses in Business use technologies such as email, satellite conferencing, file sharing, social media and instant messaging to instruct, and open discussion forums around, key business topics, economics theories and administrative practices.

For anyone who is interested in professional development and acquiring new, valuable qualifications, online courses in Business could be an excellent option. Scroll down to read more and contact the universities and institutions hosting online courses, today!

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89 Results in Business Studies

Academy of York

This NQF aligned and SABPP accredited is for those looking to get a better understanding of the Business Environment. Students who successfully complete this course will ... [+]

Overview

ACCREDITATION: SABPP & NQF ALIGNED

This NQF aligned and SABPP accredited is for those looking to get a better understanding of the Business Environment. Students who successfully complete this course will earn 27 NQF credits.

Section 1 – Sell Services Section 2 – Process Payments Section 3 – South African Law Section 4 – Contracts Section 5 – Consultation and negotiation at the shop floor level Section 6 – Working in Teams Section 7 – Diversity in the Workplace

Academy of York students will receive continuous information and support, over and above the prescribed course material, to assist students to achieve in their studies. Students will have 6 months to complete this SABPP accredited and NQF aligned short course.... [-]

South Africa Randburg
February 2020
Full-time
Part-time
6 months
Online
Aston American University

Certificate courses are instructed by highly educated and qualified instructors who hold doctoral and master’s level degrees. Their corporate business experience will be ... [+]

If your goal is to empower yourself to meet the growing expectations of today’s business world, let Aston American University help inspire you. Motivating yourself to support your aspirations may be the best investment you can make for the future you envision. Imagine utilizing the most effective business principles at your workplace. Prepare for advancements as you gain newly acquired marketable skills, stronger business communication, and critical thinking capabilities. Are you ready to apply effective real-world application with your current experience? Be ready to showcase your leadership potential and passion to succeed.

Certificate courses are instructed by highly educated and qualified instructors who hold doctoral and master’s level degrees. Their corporate business experience will be an asset to you because Aston American University instructors will also provide mentorship. By taking the next step to improve your understanding of business with Aston American University, you’ll be on your way to applying real-world business concepts, contributing to the world around you.... [-]

USA Honolulu
Open Enrollment
Full-time
Part-time
1 - 12 months
Online
UK Trading Academy

Our Earn As You Learn Course has been specifically designed for those who don't have so much time in a week to spend hours learning how to trade. It is a short sharp trai ... [+]

Our Earn As You Learn Course has been specifically designed for those who don't have so much time in a week to spend hours learning how to trade. It is a short sharp training course that will bring you up to speed with all the fundamentals of trading and know your way around a trading platform. This is FX training around your job and its aim is to create a second income for you.

The course is six weeks long with one live interactive training session per week with our head trader on a group webinar. Its aim is to teach you how to safely place trades using three simple systems and make money from them with only a small amount of time per day needed.

Here is a brief outline of the course but you can download the full curriculum below:... [-]

United Kingdom London
Request Info
Part-time
6 weeks
Online
IUBH Fernstudium

Our certificate course Business Management in Hotel- / Event- / Tourism Management (IUBH) enables you in just three semesters an excellent education Continuing education ... [+]

Our certificate course Business Management in Hotel- / Event- / Tourism Management (IUBH) enables you in just three semesters an excellent education Continuing education at university level. You can specialize in branch-specific elective modules in your desired field of specialization and become a specialist in the field of hotel management, event management or tourism management.

With us you study in only 3 semesters, supported by vodcasts, video lectures, tutors and printed as well as digital further education scripts - no matter where you are at the moment.

Facts about Further Education Business Administration in Hotel- / Event- / Tourism Management (IUBH) Degree : Business Administration in Hotel- / Event- / Tourism Management (IUBH) Continuing education duration : alternatively 3, 4 or 6 semesters Continuing Education Model : Online Study Language of instruction : German Probationary period : 4 weeks Extension : free of charge Admission Requirements : Without ECTS credits: Without ECTS credits: min. 2-year vocational training or 3 years of professional experience; With receipt of ECTS points: (Fach-) Abitur or completed master examination or min. 2-year training with 3 years of professional experience Accreditation : ZFU (No. 286117) Start of training : at any time Certification : Certificate 2-stage model ... [-]
Germany Bad Honnef
Open Enrollment
German
Full-time
Part-time
18 - 36 months
Online
TU Delft Open & Online Education

This course will take participants beyond the obvious into the unexplored. It will expand their view and move their research from the realm of the traditional user-produc ... [+]

Cultural sensitivity and understanding can stimulate the potential for innovation in new product and service design. This course will show you how!

Could a valuable (and healthy) innovative idea, such as the use of hot air technology to fry food be adopted worldwide? Can indigenous patterns and other forms of native art be used to decorate products regardless of their context and meaning? Can the way we look at and compare cultural differences and practices be a source of inspiration in product and service design?

This course will take participants beyond the obvious into the unexplored. It will expand their view and move their research from the realm of the traditional user-product environment into the cultural context. Cultural sensitivity will help, not only to avoid mismatches between designs and intended users, but it will also prove a great source of inspiration and opportunities for new product design.... [-]

Netherlands Netherlands Online
September 2019
Part-time
7 weeks
Online
The Internet Business School

Learn how to set up, grow and monetize your own Facebook Group. If you’re looking for an alternative way to market your business effectively while growing your community ... [+]

Learn how to Set up, Grow & Monetise your own Facebook Group … online course – instant access

Right now, over 1 BILLION people currently use Facebook groups and this number is growing all the time. Facebook groups are used to build communities, build authority, and sell products …YES, … Facebook groups are a great way to get more clients and make more sales!

Setting up your own Facebook group is one of the quickest ways to establish yourself as an industry leader and authority in your field.

Why Facebook Groups?

In simple terms, people do business with people they know, like and trust and ‘Community Building’ while in its infancy now, will be the core of all businesses in the future. Mark Zuckerberg [Co-founder of Facebook] recently announced he is putting more resources and time into building out Facebook Groups and Facebook changed it’s mission statement to focus on the community.... [-]

United Kingdom Bethersden
Open Enrollment
Full-time
Part-time
Online
Harvard Business School Online

Develop a data mindset and the analytical skills to interpret and communicate data. Business Analytics is not based on rote memorization of equations or facts but focuses ... [+]

Develop a data mindset and the analytical skills to interpret and communicate data

Business Analytics is not based on rote memorization of equations or facts but focuses on honing your understanding of key concepts, your managerial judgment, and your ability to apply course concepts to real business problems.

This course begins with basic descriptive statistics and progresses to regression analysis. You’ll learn course concepts in the context of performing A/B testing on a website, using sampling to check warehouse inventory, predicting home video sales based on box office performance, and forecasting staffing needs for a hotel front desk. Throughout the course, you will receive clear guidance on how to implement analytical techniques in Excel. No matter your job function or career aspirations, this course will demystify data analysis and equip you with concrete skills to apply in your work or further studies.... [-]

USA Cambridge
August 2019
Part-time
8 weeks
Online
Spain Business School

Postgraduates of 6 months in 100% online methodology in Spanish. Digital Marketing, Big Data, Social Media, e-Commerce, etc. ... [+]

Nobody discusses the importance of the Internet and the digital world. Increasingly they are demanded professionals capable of leading multidisciplinary teams focused on the digital economy.

The Superior programs in Digital Business (university graduate) through the right mix of general and specific knowledge, it allows students to acquire the skills to have a substantial competitive advantage in the development of their careers in the digital environment skills. Therefore, this program is the candidate to assume positions of leadership and responsibility in this new environment, learning more fundamental aspects and critical to develop a business strategy in a digital environment.... [-]

Spain Spain Online
Open Enrollment
Spanish
Part-time
6 - 12 months
Online
Online Business School

People often dream about starting their own business but don’t fully realise the implications of what this involves. Given the back-drop that nearly a half of all busines ... [+]

People often dream about starting their own business but don’t fully realise the implications of what this involves. Given the back-drop that nearly a half of all businesses fail in their first year, it is critical that you have all the knowledge at your disposal to make an informed decision about whether running a business is right for you.

This is an introductory course for anyone who has recently set up a small or micro-business, or for anyone who is considering setting up a small or micro-business or is considering self-employment as a career option. As such, this Course considers the key elements and issues that you need to think about and explore.

This course will allow you to:... [-]

United Kingdom Coventry
Open Enrollment
Full-time
Part-time
100 hours
Online
Institute For Advanced Management (CEU - IAM)

This Sector Management Development Program, using different methodologies and with the aid of a teaching staff with extensive professional experience, guest executives an ... [+]

Today, leaders and top executives within organizations need to have the necessary knowledge and tools to be able to manage the uncertainty arising from the global context, where changes happen quickly and unexpectedly. In addition, they must be able to create and implement in their companies the necessary strategies to be able to compete and take advantage of the opportunities that this context offers them.

This Sector Management Development Program, using different methodologies and with the aid of a teaching staff with extensive professional experience, guest executives and participants with experiences to share, creates a unique space for debate, creativity and critical thinking, leading to active and in-depth learning, based on direct contact with the circumstances and problems that any manager encounters on a daily basis in the business world. Therefore, participants develop active leadership and habits in the analysis of situations for decision-making, which will make them more effective, efficient and fair in their professional milieu, thus achieving better results for their organization.... [-]

Spain Madrid
March 2020
Spanish
Full-time
210 hours
Online
EAE | Programas Distancia

To professionals, entrepreneurs and entrepreneurs who wish to increase their knowledge in commercial management and acquire a global and systematic vision of the operatio ... [+]

1. TO WHOM IS IT DIRECTED?

To professionals, entrepreneurs and entrepreneurs who wish to increase their knowledge in commercial management and acquire a global and systematic vision of the operation of the commercial area.

2. REQUIREMENTS

The Superior Program is open to all interested persons, regardless of their academic level.

3. OBJECTIVES OF THE PROGRAM

The Superior Program seeks to provide and consolidate in the student the knowledge and skills related to commercial management from a general and comprehensive vision. Its local orientation allows focusing the cases in the present of our country and its particularities.

4. METHODOLOGY

• Online resources. The online methodology allows great flexibility when updating and expanding information. The student will have access to the necessary information always updated, in addition to content not included in the program but that may be of interest.... [-]

Spain Spain Online
September 2019
Spanish
Full-time
Online
OSTELEA | Distancia

The top management program of tourism companies responds to this approach in a way, that participants can know the main areas of the tourism sector and its current trends ... [+]

The tourism sector is one of the main engines of economic development and job creation, both companies directly linked to the sector and other companies that understand that their activity or a part of it can be linked to the tourism sector and the tourist as a possible client .

The top management program of tourism companies responds to this approach in a way, that participants can know the main areas of the tourism sector and its current trends.

Going through the different functional areas of the company, but always taking into account the sector and the possible client to which it is addressed, the participants of the higher program will develop skills for the management and management of companies that focus on the sector.... [-]

Spain Madrid Barcelona Spain Online
September 2019
Spanish
Part-time
Online
University Of The Free State Business School Online

This short learning program aims to equip the participant to be able to successfully identify and assess his/her own opportunity and to write a business plan for the new ... [+]

Entrepreneurship & Innovation

This short learning program aims to equip the participant to be able to successfully identify and assess his/her own opportunity and to write a business plan for the new opportunity.

Schedule

The Entrepreneurship & Innovation program starts during the first week of each month. Applications close on the 15th of the previous month.

Assessment

The assessment of the SLP’s consist of quizzes, discussions, a final assignment, and an online test.

Mode of delivery

Online

Duration

2 weeks. This excludes the additional time that is given to complete the final assessment.

Accreditation

After the successful completion of the Entrepreneurship & Innovation program, the student will receive a certificate issued and endorsed by the UFS. Recognition to the Higher Certificate in Management Development is available through RPL.... [-]

South Africa Bloemfontein
Open Enrollment
Full-time
2 weeks
Online
International Career Institute

The e-business course offered by ICI hones the skills required in establishing and managing an e-commerce division of a huge company or a simpler e-business. It was prepa ... [+]

The e-business course offered by ICI hones the skills required in establishing and managing an e-commerce division of a huge company or a simpler e-business. It was prepared by leaders in the e-business sector covering a wide range of lessons that will guarantee a strong foundation for your e-business career.

Course Outline Understanding e-Business – Learning the nature of e-business, its benefits, and how to start one. Planning e-Business – How to search for opportunities and everything involved in setting up an e-business. Building e-Business – Developing a website and choosing people to help you in this aspect. Protecting e-Business – Preparing for risks that may affect your business. Managing e-Business – Management, maintenance, and legal issues concerning your e-business. Improving e-Business – All about getting your business another step ahead. Career Prospects ... [-]
United Kingdom London
Open Enrollment
Full-time
Part-time
Online
University of Fashion - Online Fashion Design School

The business of fashion combines creative thinking with analytical skills. Our business lessons include videos directed to retail buyers, merchandisers and marketers. The ... [+]

What is the University of Fashion?

The University of Fashion works very differently than most fashion design schools. We don’t charge a separate tuition fee for each individual class you take. Instead, we give you 24/7, on-demand access to all of our many hundreds of full-length video lessons for a low yearly subscription fee.

UoF’s lessons are taught exclusively by fashion school professors and industry professionals, never by amateurs. You’ll see the exact same lectures and "how-to" demonstrations taught by the best fashion schools, but without rigid class times at inconvenient locations. Instead, you decide what, when and where you want to learn.

The University of Fashion offers lessons in all the major fashion disciplines: draping, pattern making, CAD pattern making, accessories, sewing, fashion art, knits, business, product development, lectures, CAD fashion art, childrenswear and more.... [-]

USA New York
Open Enrollment
Full-time
Part-time
Online