Duration 2 weeks
Weekly study 3 hours
Learn how to add value to your business
Do you have a business idea? Can your idea make a difference?
This course will show you how to use business model thinking and other tools and techniques to develop your ideas into business opportunities.
You’ll learn how to assess the viability of your business idea and the value it will add to your business.
You’ll understand how businesses of all sizes can add value in a global market, and have societal impacts and benefits.
You’ll find out about the importance of a vision, mission and value proposition for your business.
What topics will you cover?
- Business model thinking
- Creating value
- Business strategy
- Business success and responsibility
When would you like to start?
Who is the course for?
This course is aimed at people who want to move into business management. It will be of particular interest to those looking to progress into senior roles or those with an interest in developing new business ideas.
Who will you learn with?
What's different about this course?
Since 2017 you have been able to take a degree on FutureLearn. This free course is a bit like a starter course for a degree — it should give you a flavour of the degree subject but can also be your first step towards a degree qualification.
If you enjoy this course you can apply to join the program it’s part of to start working towards a degree on FutureLearn.
Don’t worry, you can still take the course without doing a full degree!
How do degrees work on FutureLearn?
Which program and degree is this course part of?
This course is part of the program Business Models and Processes , which is one of the building blocks that leads to degrees in MBA , MBA (for the Cyber Security Management sector), MBA (for the Healthcare sector), MBA with Artificial Intelligence Specialism, MBA (for the Sustainable Tourism sector), and MBA with Marketing Specialism.