|Assessment length / details
On successful completion of this module students should be able to:
Compare the different methods used to analyse business risk and uncertainty
Identify an investment opportunity using a suitable technique.
Students will first look at how business leaders can manage change in a business. Then they will look at two key skills required for the development of financial business plans for new ventures - judging risk and uncertainty, and investment appraisal. This course is part 3 of 4 on the Business Management for Rural Entrepreneurs microcredentials.
The aim of this course is to build on the skills and knowledge required by students to develop their own Business plan for a rural business.
1) Managing Change
2) Risk and Uncertianty
3) Investment Appraisal
|Creative Problem Solving
|The MCQ exam will pose theoretical problems for the students to solve.
|Critical and analytical thinking
|Students will be expected to synthesise complex information
|Students will be required to examine and synthesize quantitative data from a range of publications and databases to develop answers for their MCQ exam
|Real world sense
|This module will provide the students with further analytical and management skills for the developemnbt of a venture plan; they will be assessed on their understanding of this information.
|Subject Specific Skills
|Types, benefits and challenges of different techniques in appraising and evaluating risk, uncertainty and future investments.
This module is at CQFW Level 7