Strategic Management

Course code 71340

This online course deals with how organisations plan, manage and implement their strategic direction. It introduces concepts of systemic development, complexity and inter-dependence within the national and global business environments.

After completing this course you should be able to engage in strategic development and decision-making within a business organisation at senior management level.

For more information watch the first module introduction video below.

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.

Students who successfully complete this course will be able to

  • Explain the nature of strategic management and evaluate concepts and perspectives on strategy
  • Analyse the strategic environment in which organisations operate 
  • Explain and assess strategic choices for organisations
  • Evaluate the complexities of implementing strategies to effect strategic change within a global environment


This course is 100% internally assessed


No textbooks are required for this course

Other requirements

Your course is delivered 100% online. To complete  this course you will need access to a computer or device, broadband internet and a data plan able to support online learning such as streaming of videos (including YouTube), downloading content and submitting online assessments. If you are unsure if your current computer/device or internet access allows you to complete your online learning with us, please contact us before applying to enrol. 

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