Introduction to Management

This short course is designed to introduce you to the role that a business plays within society.



  • Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of various business-related terminology.
  • Describe the concept of business and the role it plays in society.
  • Explain the relationship between the type, ownership and size of an organisation and the management structure.
  • Describe the various types of businesses.
  • Describe and evaluate the different components of the business system.

What you will learn:

  • Definition of a Business
  • The Role of Business in Society
  • Business Ownership Structures
  • Types of Businesses
  • Business as a System
  • Reasons for Business Success or Failure

Target Audience:

  • Anyone with a passion to become a junior leader and would like exposure to basic management learning outcomes.
  • A passionate junior manager operating within business needing to further develop their basic management knowledge and skills.