Course

The Business Enviroment


Course code FLM401

This online course will provide you with an understanding of:

  • Internal and external environments of the entity.
  • Different leadership styles.
  • Inclusive working environments.
  • Professional and ethical behaviour, in a socially and culturally appropriate manner when leading a team.

For more information watch the course 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.
  • Level 4  
    Credits 20 
  • Study type Open  
    EFTS 0.1667  
  • Availability
    2018 :  
    This course will start on the first Monday of the month you select for enrolment.
  • Delivery type
    2018 :  
    Online only
  • Workload

    All our open courses have a credit value. For each credit, allow about 10 hours of study. Your workload may be higher around assessment due dates.

  • Fees
    2018 :  
    NZ students $140 + $60 annual administration fee
    International students $1,000 + $60 annual administration fee
  • Prerequisites Check entry and other requirements under the qualification you are studying  

Students who successfully complete this course will be able to

  • Explain the impact of external factors on the entity.
  • Identify compliance requirements related to the entity.
  • Describe the impact of internal factors on the entity.
  • Discuss leadership styles.
  • Identify appropriate leadership approaches in specific contexts.
  • Work in a team towards an entity’s objective
  • Achieve positive workplace relationships.

Assessment

This course is 100% internally assessed

Textbooks

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.