MCAST Foundation Certificate or 2 SEC/O-Level passes Preferred: Business Studies
This course closely examines the various basic business functions giving an overview of the most important areas by looking at the way business organisations operate.
You will learn how to deal with customers and with people within the organisation itself, how to communicate within and outside the organisation. and so on.
The programme therefore prepares you to understand better the different aspects of business operations. It offers you the opportunity to become more familiar with those areas of business and commercial studies you may wish to embark upon in the future.
The course will be assessed as follows: § Assignments § Tests § Presentations
Programme Learning Outcomes
× Understand the functions and purposes of business organisations × Understand the role of people in business organisations, and how these communicate and provide support to the organisation × Apply basic skills to manage personal finances and to keep basic financial books of a business organisation × Understand basic concepts of branding and retailing as well as customer relations in a business organisation.
Core Study Units
Business Purposes Financial Forecasting for Business Business Organisations People in Organisations Business Improvement Tools & Techniques Business Communication Through Documentation Providing Business Support Bookkeeping for Business Promoting & Branding in Retail Customer Relations in Business Personal Development FUNCTIONAL SKILLS: English Mathematics Maltese Science IT Entrepreneurship Culture
Progress After Completion
MCAST-BTEC Extended Diploma in Business
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