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Learn more with our business short courses

Ulster University Business School offers  a range of short-courses enabling you to learn more.  A number of our courses are taught over three or four days, in a number of areas including management, hospitality and tourism, marketing and entrepreneurship for postgraduate study and continuing professional development.

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Competitiveness

This course has been developed in association with Harvard Business School and is closely based on their Microeconomics of Competitiveness module.

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Consumer Behaviour

This short course examines the intricate ways in which consumers experience and construct value through everyday interactions in the marketplace.

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Strategic Management

This course is designed to introduce participants to the key concepts in business strategy.

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Bidding for Success

This course provides participants with the necessary skills and understanding of what a successful bid entails.

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Global Business

This short course focuses on firm internationalisation and the key issues that affect marketing decisions in an international and global context.

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Leadership and Change

This course will equip participants with the leadership skills to take their learning into the organisation and lead change effectively.

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Managing and Leading People

This short course aims to enable participants to acquire an understanding of organisations and the behaviour which occurs within them.

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Marketing

This short course is designed to refresh the fundamental concepts of marketing, to develop an understanding and appreciation of marketing management.

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Operations Management

This course focuses on the decisions that managers need to take with regard to operations management.

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Digitising Marketing

This course is focused on helping businesses to navigate the transition from offline to online marketing i.e. digitising their marketing effort.

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Business Performance

This short course explores current strategic issues facing managers in international hospitality, tourism and event operations.

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Creativity and Innovation

This short course introduces participants to creativity and innovation within the discipline of business and management.

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Entrepreneurial Marketing in Practice

This course is highly interactive and is targeted at SME owners/managers keen to explore how to develop the marketing potential of their enterprises.

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Niche Tourism Development

This short course aims to develop a knowledge and understanding of the niche tourism provision within the tourism industry globally.

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Visitor Attractions & Events

This course aims to develop knowledge and understanding of the key issues in the development and operations of a visitor attraction.

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Our full range of short courses

Ulster University Business School offer a range of short courses taught over a 12 week semester, enabling you to learn more in a subject area of your choice.  A full listings of all available short courses are shown below.

2017/18

Part-time Postgraduate Short course and CPD Bidding for Success

This course provides participants with the necessary skills and understanding of what a successful bid entails.
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2017/18

Part-time Postgraduate Short course and CPD Business Performance

This short course explores current strategic issues facing managers in international hospitality, tourism and event operations.
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2017/18

Part-time Postgraduate Short course and CPD Competitiveness

This course has been developed in association with Harvard Business School and is closely based on their Microeconomics of Competitiveness module.
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2017/18

Part-time Postgraduate Short course and CPD Consumer Behaviour

This short course examines the intricate ways in which consumers experience and construct value through everyday interactions in the marketplace.
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2017/18

Part-time Postgraduate Short course and CPD Creativity and Innovation

This short course introduces participants to creativity and innovation within the discipline of business and management.
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2017/18

Part-time Postgraduate Short course and CPD Derivatives & Derivative Documentation

This course provides a general introduction to the financial markets with specific reference to the derivatives market.
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2017/18

Part-time Postgraduate Short course and CPD Digitising Marketing

This course is focused on helping businesses to navigate the transition from offline to online marketing i.e. digitising their marketing effort.
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2017/18

Part-time Postgraduate Short course and CPD Entrepreneurial Marketing in Practice

This course is highly interactive and is targeted at SME owners/managers keen to explore how to develop the marketing potential of their enterprises.
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2017/18

Part-time Postgraduate Short course and CPD Entrepreneurship

This short course is designed to build participants' awareness of their entrepreneurial potential and assess the viability of an innovative project.
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2017/18

Part-time Postgraduate Short course and CPD Global Business

This short course focuses on firm internationalisation and the key issues that affect marketing decisions in an international and global context.
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2017/18

Part-time Postgraduate Short course and CPD Global Marketing

This course covers a range of concepts, issues and practices that are relevant to the study of global marketing.
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2017/18

Part-time Postgraduate Short course and CPD Leadership and Change

This course will equip participants with the leadership skills to take their learning into the organisation and lead change effectively.
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2017/18

Part-time Postgraduate Short course and CPD Managing and Leading People

This short course aims to enable participants to acquire an understanding of organisations and the behaviour which occurs within them.
View course
2017/18

Part-time Postgraduate Short course and CPD Managing and Leading People

This short course aims to enable participants to acquire an understanding of organisations and the behaviour which occurs within them.
View course
2017/18

Part-time Postgraduate Short course and CPD Marketing

This short course is designed to refresh the fundamental concepts of marketing, to develop an understanding and appreciation of marketing management.
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2017/18

Part-time Postgraduate Short course and CPD Mini MBA

This is an innovative leadership development programme for aspiring leaders. It is currently only available to Axiom employees.
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2017/18

Part-time Postgraduate Short course and CPD Niche Tourism Development

This short course aims to develop a knowledge and understanding of the niche tourism provision within the tourism industry globally.
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2017/18

Part-time Postgraduate Short course and CPD Operations Management

This course focuses on the decisions that managers need to take with regard to operations management.
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2017/18

Part-time Postgraduate Short course and CPD Strategic Management

This course is designed to introduce participants to the key concepts in business strategy.
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2017/18

Part-time Postgraduate Short course and CPD Visitor Attractions & Events

This course aims to develop knowledge and understanding of the key issues in the development and operations of a visitor attraction.
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