Course Title: Monitor and manage small business operations

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5249

Course Title: Monitor and manage small business operations

Portfolio: DSC

Nominal Hours: 50.0

Regardless of the mode of delivery, represent a guide to the relative teaching time and student effort required to successfully achieve a particular competency/module. This may include not only scheduled classes or workplace visits but also the amount of effort required to undertake, evaluate and complete all assessment requirements, including any non-classroom activities.

Course Code

Campus

Career

School

Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)

BUSM6328C

City Campus

TAFE

320T Architecture & Design

Face-to-Face

Term2 2011,
Term2 2012,
Term2 2013,
Term2 2014

Course Contact: Jennifer Crowley

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4819

Course Contact Email: design.tafe@rmit.edu.au


Course Description

This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to operate a small business and to implement a business plan. The strategies involve monitoring, managing and reviewing operational procedures.
Specific legal requirements apply to the management of a small business.


Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

None 



National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

BSBSMB405A Monitor and manage small business operations

Elements:

1.  Develop operational strategies and procedures

2.  Implement operational strategies and procedures

3.  Monitor business performance

4.  Review business operations


Learning Outcomes

This work is undertaken by individuals who operate a small business.
The unit is suitable for existing micro and small businesses or a department in a larger organisation.


Overview of Assessment

Evidence of the following is essential:
• developing strategies and procedures to successfully manage the operation of the business
• making appropriate adjustments to the business operations as required
• knowledge of quality system principles and methods.