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Principles of Business
Principles of Business focuses on the theoretical and practical aspects of business activities. It provides a framework to assist in more informed decision-making by individuals in their role of producers or consumers.
An understanding of business principles in this course of study prepares students to become productive members of society. The syllabus provides opportunity for students to develop entrepreneurial and managerial skills necessary to survive and prosper in a local, regional and global dynamic business environment.
The Principles of Business Syllabus engages students in conducting research which helps to improve their communication and critical thinking skills and creates an awareness of business ethics and social responsibilities.
The syllabus is arranged in into 10 sections consisting of specific objectives and related content.
Profile Dimension 1 - Organizational Principles
Section 1 - The Nature of Business
Section 2 - Internal Organizational Environment
Section 3 - Establishing a Business
Section 4 - Legal Aspects of Business
Profile Dimension 2 – Production, Marketing and Finance
Section 5 - Production
Section 6 - Marketing
Section 7 - Business Finance
Profile Dimension 3 - The Business Environment
Section 8 - Role of Government in an Economy
Section 9 - Social Accounting and Global Trade
Section 10 - Regional and Global Business Environment