Strategic Planning for Small Business

Course code 631

Once you have completed your study of this course you should be able to

  • determine the values, beliefs and vision of the owner(s) of an existing or intended small business
  • analyse the current position of the existing or intended small business
  • determine objectives, and suitable strategy(ies) to achieve them for the existing or intended small business
  • determine the strategic plan for the existing or intended small business
  • document a strategic plan and associated implementation plan for the small business using a suitable format.


100% internally assessed


No textbooks are required for this course

How to enrol

Before enrolling in this course you need to:

  • Choose the qualification you will study the course under. See the Work towards tab below for qualification options.
  • Check the order that courses in the qualification should be studied in the Qualification Structure table. This is in the Choose courses tab on the qualification page.
  • Level 6  
    Credits 20 
  • Study type Trimester  
    EFTS 0.1667  
  • Availability
    2019 :  
    Trimester 2 enrol by 23 Jun 2019 to start 1 Jul 2019
    Trimester 3 enrol by 20 Oct 2019 to start 28 Oct 2019
  • Delivery type
    2019 :  
    Trimester 2 & 3 2019 Online/Print   
  • Workload

    Allow approximately 10-12 hours study time per week for each 20 credit course. This may be higher around assessment due dates or exam time.

  • Fees
    2019 :  
    NZ students $730 + $60 annual administration fee
    International students $2,254 + $60 annual administration fee
  • Prerequisites    

    If you need to discuss prerequisites for this course contact us