eSTUDY Certificate Course
Business Administration Compact

 

Enhance your practical skills with in-depth theoretical knowledge with eStudy's Business Administration Compact Certificate Course. With our flexible and 100% online time model, the course seamlessly adapts to your schedule, allowing you to gain valuable business know-how at your own pace. Earn the Business Administration Compact Certificate and improve your career prospects.

For the Certificate Course "Business Administration Compact" you make your personal choice of 4 courses out of the following modules: Accounting I, Accounting II, Decision Theories & Decision-Making, Digital Competence & Self-Management, Human Resource Management & Leadership, Investment & Finance, and Marketing & Sales. Immerse yourself in the most important aspects of business administration and gain expertise that you can apply to a wide variety of industries.

  • Interested individuals: Individuals who have an interest in the field of business administration and would like to expand their knowledge, regardless of their professional activity.
  • Professionals: Professionals from various disciplines who wish to supplement their practical skills with profound theoretical knowledge in order to improve their career opportunities.
  • Self-employed: Entrepreneurs who wish to strengthen their entrepreneurial knowledge and business management skills to make their business operations more effective.
  • Young Entrepreneurs: Individuals who have just started their own business or plan to do so in the near future and need a broad understanding of business management issues to successfully implement their business idea.
  • Junior executives: Individuals who are already in management positions or preparing to be and who would like to further develop their business knowledge and skills to strengthen their management abilities.


100% online and flexible
The courses are designed to fit seamlessly into the schedule of working professionals. With our bite-sized learning approach, you can acquire valuable business knowledge at your own pace, anytime and anywhere.

 

Short Facts
  • Time Model: 100% online & flexible
  • Duration: about 25 weeks
  • Workload: about 400 hrs (incl. course completion examination)
  • Language: English
  • Teilnahmeentgelt: EUR 2.160,-
  • ECTS: 20
  • Completion: certificate „Business Administration Compact“ or participation confirmation


It is possible to credit it to eStudy Bachelor General Management.


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Contact
 Katharina Mitterbacher | Senior Office Management & Student Support Bachelors's program Business Administration / online
Katharina Mitterbacher Senior Office Management & Student Support +43 512 2070 - 4202

What you can expect from our courses

Accounting I - Plan, manage, and control operational activities

After completion of this course, you will

  • have a profound knowledge of the major Austrian financial reporting standards.
  • be prepared to apply this knowledge in practice.
  • understand the obligations of entrepreneurs to do bookkeeping.
  • be able to explain the Accounting Cycle in a business year.
  • understand what an account is and know the rules of debit and credit.
  • be familiar with accounting valuations and the individual steps of preparing an annual financial statement.
  • know which information from the financial statements is necessary to manage a company.
  • learn to handle the basic concepts of accounting and become aware of the responsibility of managers for the financial flows in profit and nonprofit organizations.

 

Examination performance

After positive completion of the examination (optional), a certificate can be acquired. The completion of this module consists of the following partial examinations: Multiple-Choice test (20%), written assignment (30%), and oral examination (50%).

 

Accounting II - Controlling as a support for management

Having completed the module,

  • be able to identify the position of Controlling in the organization.
  • Recognize Controlling as a comprehensive management and coordination concept to support management.
  • be able to list deliminations between Controlling and Accounting.


Examination performance

After positive completion of the examination (optional), a certificate can be acquired. The completion of this module consists of the following partial examinations: Multiple-Choice test (20%), written assignment (30%), and oral examination (50%).

 

Decision-making frameworks, decision support tools, sustainable decisions, and team decisions


After completion of this course, you

  • know what decisions are.
  • are able to classify decisions.
  • know the basics about Game Theory.
  • know the basics of knowledge-based decision-making.
  • know how to identify, weigh, and evaluate criteria.
  • know the basics of team decisions.
  • know how to structure problems and develop overarching goals.
  • know how to make sustainable decisions.
  • know the basics about decision biases and know strategies to avoid decision biases.

Examination performance

A certificate can be acquired after positive completion of the examination (optional). The completion of this module consists of the following partial examinations: Multiple-Choice test (20%), written assignment (30%), and oral examination (50%). All examinations can be taken online at flexible times.

 

 

Digital Learning, different learning strategies, and techniques, how to use tools for your learning

After completion of this course, you can

  • deal effectively with your time budget
  • search, find, collect, analyze, and structure your knowledge
  • understand why a Growth Mindset is important for your success
  • distinguish different learning strategies and learning techniques
  • use digital tools for your learning
  • define the aspects of digital competence


Examination performance

A certificate can be acquired after positive completion of the examination (optional). The completion of this module consists of the following partial examinations: Multiple-Choice test (20%), written assignment (30%), and oral examination (50%). All examinations can be taken online at flexible times.

 

 

Recruiting, HR planning, and managing people

After completion of this course, you can

  • explain the role of human relations in modern HRM
  • outline prominent HRM-trends
  • outline how context affects HR practice
  • describe different approaches and instruments of HR planning
  • outline what factors make an organization attractive
  • describe what employers typically expect
  • devise typical steps for training and onboarding
  • evaluate recent developments in the field of leadership

Examination performance

A certificate can be acquired after positive completion of the examination (optional). The completion of this module consists of the following partial examinations: Multiple-Choice test (20%), written assignment (30%), and oral examination (50%). All examinations can be taken online at flexible times.

 

 

 

Investment & Finance - Get to know financial management and apply instruments

Having completed this course, you will

  • know about the value of money and understand the interest rate as the price of money.
  • be able to define financial management and know about its position within the company.
  • know about the basic characteristics of different financing instruments.
  • be familiar with interest calculation methods and able to assess the present value of annuities.
  • learn about the principles of diversification, stock pricing, price bubbles, and different types of investments.


Examination performance

After positive completion of the examination (optional), a certificate can be acquired. The completion of this module consists of the following partial examinations: Multiple-Choice test (20%), written assignment (30%), and oral examination (50%).

 

Marketing & Sales - Development and positioning of marketing and sales strategies

Having completed this course, you will

  • be able to define marketing and distinguish it from related concepts.
  • be able to describe the environmental forces (micro and macro) that affect the company’s ability to serve its customers.
  • be able to define the major steps in designing a customer-driven marketing strategy: market segmentation, targeting, differentiation, and positioning.
  • understand different concepts of sales organizations and develop basic sales strategies.
  • know how companies can differentiate their offerings from competitors’ products.
  • be able to critically reflect on unethical marketing practices.


Examination performance

After positive completion of the examination (optional), a certificate can be acquired. The completion of this module consists of the following partial examinations: Multiple-Choice test (20%), written assignment (30%), and oral examination (50%).

 

You will complete your Certificate Course online on our eStudy Campus.


eLearning platform

Here you can find

  • all study-related information. We support you with reference manuals and templates that help and guide you through the entire study.
  • the course content of all modules. Go through it, whenever you want. Checkpoints and quizzes help you to get closer to your degree, step by step. See the progress of your learning success. Acquire course content in multimedia formats. It is available to you on any device.
  • Decide whether and when to watch a learning video, complete self-checks, use the digital library, etc. All lessons are structured in individual input sessions, self-study tasks, and checkpoints. For your optimal learning outcome.
  • Your examinations will be held on this platform.


Online Campus

  • Your virtual class and meeting rooms.
  • Take advantage of the personal academic support – live (sign up for your preferred date) and/or via email
  • Interact with your lecturers – ask questions, clarify uncertainties, discuss the course content, get support for the module completion, share new insights, and celebrate your learning progress.
  • Stay connected with your MCI study buddy and your fellow students.

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Upon successful completion of the Certificate Course, you will receive the certificate "Business Administration Compact", validating your newly acquired skills and knowledge. This certificate can be a powerful addition to your resume, demonstrating your commitment to professional growth and enhancing your career prospects.

Some professionals may simply want to consume the content without pursuing a certificate. That's why we offer a flexible option for those who wish to learn for the sake of knowledge itself. With our learning platform, you have the freedom to explore the course materials, gain insights from industry experts, and stay up-to-date with the latest business trends.

If a certificate is earned, the eStudy Certificate Course can be accredited towards selected courses and programs, for instance, the eStudy Bachelor in General Management. If you credit the Certificate Course toward the eStudy Bachelor in General Management, you will receive a cost reduction of EUR 1.600,- EUR.

After positive completion of the examination (optional), a certificate can be acquired. The completion of this module consists of the following partial examinations: Multiple-Choice test (20%), written assignment (30%), and oral examination (50%). All examinations can be taken online at flexible times.

The tuition fee for the Certificate Course is EUR 2.160,-.

For whom are the courses designed?

The course package "Business Administration Compact" provides comprehensive knowledge in Accounting, Investment & Finance, Digital Competence, Human Resource Management, Decision Theories, and Marketing & Sales. The Certificate Course is aimed at interested persons, professionals, and self-employed persons from all disciplines who would like to expand their practical competence with well-founded theoretical knowledge.


What are the advantages of a Certificate Course?

The Certificate Course "Business Administration Compact" offers you broad knowledge in the areas of Accounting, Investment & Finance, Digital Competence, Human Resource Management, Decision Theories, and Marketing & Sales. The contents are thematically coordinated and enable you to expand and supplement your business administration knowledge in the framework of a course package.


What are the entry requirements for the Certificate Course?

You do not have to fulfill any special prerequisites to take a Certificate Course. You can complete a Certificate Course by earning a certificate. If you would like to have it accredited for the BA (CE) in General Management, a general university entrance qualification must be given.