Small Business Idea

CSB301

The purpose of this online business course is to guide you through the process of identifying and assessing a business idea and associated market demand.

  •  
    Level
    3
  •  
    Credits
    15
  •  
    EFTS
    0.125
  • Teaching weeks 16 weeks
  • Workload Approximately 10 hours per week
  •  
    Prerequisites Check entry and other requirements under the qualification you are studying

You will also learn about the types of technologies and resource requirements needed to support small businesses.     

Learners who successfully complete this course will be able to

  • Identify an idea for a new small business opportunity
  • Assess market demand for the small business idea
  • Identify technology and resource requirements for the small business idea

Assessment

100% internal assessment 

Textbooks

No textbooks are required for this course

Computer and internet requirements

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

How to enrol

Before enrolling in this course you need to:

  • choose the qualification you will study the course under
  • check the order that courses in the qualification should be studied in the Qualification Structure table. This is in the Choose courses and apply tab on the qualification page.

Work towards

Course availability over the next 12 months

Jun
Jul
Aug
Sep
Oct
Nov
Dec
2025
Jan
Feb
Mar
Apr
May
  •  
    Level
    3
  •  
    Credits
    15
  •  
    EFTS
    0.125
  • Teaching weeks 16 weeks
  • Workload Approximately 10 hours per week
  •  
    Prerequisites Check entry and other requirements under the qualification you are studying