Don't have a business background but want to understand how people and systems of an organisation interact with the world and each other? Work through this course and equip yourself with the knowledge you need to make sense of the external influences that affect the business in its environment, including economic, legal, social and technological factors.
Understanding a Business and its environment is important in shaping the role of key business functions. This carefully considered assessment of the business’s environment can contribute to the efficient, effective and ethical management and development of an organisation.
This course is especially beneficial if you want to:
Understand the purpose and types of businesses
Delve deeper into the structure and key functions of a business, including corporate governance
Launch your own business and need an understanding of leadership, management and people issues including motivation
Prepare for the ACCA’s exam in Business and Technology (BT). Please note this course and the exam was previously named ‘Accountant in Business’.
There is no prior knowledge required. Start learning today and accelerate your business and finance acumen.
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A new version of this course will be released 29th August 2022, in line with ACCA syllabus changes.
If you intend to take the respective ACCA exam after September 2022, we recommend enrolling onto the new version of this course.
Detailed syllabus guides are included. Information can also be accessed via the ACCA global webpage (Syllabus Guides).
This course does not offer an edX certificate.
Those learners who would like to earn an award will have the opportunity to register with ACCA as a student, take computer based exams and gain the ACCA Diploma in Accounting and Business.
You can find your nearest ACCA exam centre on the ACCA website.