Business Environment Course
In the Business Environment course, learners will explore the accounting, financial, and economic impact of business functions. Managing an organization’s performance can unlock critical insights that may be impacting the health and success of the organization.
max. 8 weeks
Estimated time per week
CEOs, Business managers, Business executives, Accountants, Economists, Financial advisors
Business Environment Course Overview
Explain the role of accounting in today’s business environment.
Analyze and record daily business transactions in both general and special journals.
Review simple financial statements and types of financial reporting.
Identify the microeconomic and macroeconomic concepts, tools, and theories.
Apply the concept of economic opportunity cost to everyday decision-making.
Describe the role of internal controls in managing cash, accounts receivable, and accounts payable.
Business Environment Course Skills
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What support will I receive?
When you have a dedicated team on your side, you'll never be alone studying at Nexford. Hailing from many different countries and with online education expertise, our faculty provides you world-class support. Ask them questions during one-to-one office hours or live chat, email them any time, and get individual feedback on your assessments.
While you’re learning, you’ll also have full access to the Nexford online library, which includes access to millions of full-text articles, industry reports and key sources such as the Wall Street Journal, the Financial Times and The Economist.
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Business Environment Course Testimonials
My weekly reflective journal is my Nexford highlight. Thanks to faculty support, I continually apply principles to my enterprise – and I've been able to scale beyond considerable measure.