Business and Management Topics

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Accounting and Finance

In these courses, you’ll learn various financial management and accounting strategies to develop your problem solving, analytical and communication skills. Gain confidence in finding the best methods for managing business finances, so that you can get the results you want. 

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Business and Career Essentials

Get the business administration, management and leadership skills you need to succeed. Our business courses are available to take individually or as part of a larger certificate or diploma program. From project management to finance to marketing, we have courses that will help you achieve your goals.

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​Business Continuity

Ongoing global, national and regional emergency events—such as the pandemic, the war in Ukraine, cyber-attacks, fires and floods, and cellular network breakdowns—have made organizations acutely aware of the importance of having business continuity plans in place when a crisis strikes. This is where Continuing Studies at UVic comes in.

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Communication and Public Relations

A career in communication or public relations can be incredibly varied and rewarding. In these courses, you will discover different types of communication management, while you improve your organizational skills and gain confidence in how to implement effective approaches for business development.

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Entrepreneurship and Business Development

To start a business, grow it, and maintain it long-term, clear plans and strategies with core entrepreneurial skills will help you thrive. In these courses, you will discover how to evaluate business models, manage finances and create marketing strategies that grab attention.

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Human Resources

In a human resources role, you’re responsible for maintaining an inclusive environment and improving the efficiency of your organization. This can be done by supporting areas such as employee training, recruitment, workplace ethics and labour relations.

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Leadership and Management

In these courses, you will strengthen your skills in leadership, strategy building, project management, communication and computing. You will gain confidence in your management techniques so you can work more efficiently, make smarter decisions and see positive change in your business.

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The long-term success of a business lies in its marketing. Developing smart advertising strategies is what increases customer engagement and directs consumers to your service or product.

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