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Fundamentals of Business Law Course


Fundamentals of Business Law
Fundamentals of Business Law

Learn about important principles in business law.


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Course Description

This course reviews important principles found in business law. These principles include details on sole proprietorship, general partnerships, limited partnerships and incorporations. This course explains principles of business law in a clear and easy to understand way. The course also covers topics such as legal requirements, legal recommendations, financial status, taxation, and liability related to these principles. This free online course will be of interest to business professionals and students of law who would like a greater knowledge and understanding of laws relating to business and commerce.

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LEARNING OUTCOMES

After studying this course you will:
- Be familiar with important princi ples of business law;
- Understand the principle of sole proprietorship;
- Understand the principle of general partnerships;
- Understand the principle of limited partnerships;
- Understand the principle of incorporations;

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Course Rating (By Learners): 4 stars based on 211 votes
Course Title: Fundamentals of Business Law
Course #: 389
Course Publisher: Christine Williams
Course Category: 6
Content Origin:
Course Description: This course reviews important principles found in business law. These principles include details on sole proprietorship, general partnerships, limited partnerships and incorporations. This course explains principles of business law in a clear and easy to understand way. The course also covers topics such as legal requirements, legal recommendations, financial status, taxation, and liability related to these principles. This free online course will be of interest to business professionals and students of law who would like a greater knowledge and understanding of laws relating to business and commerce.
License: Not for download or distribution.
Release Date: 14 November 2012
Content  
Course Duration (Avg Learner): 1-2 Hours
Video/Audio: High
Audio Only: High
Animation: None
Assessments: Yes
Education Level
Age appropriateness: 18+ Years
Minimum Grade/Class Level:
Validation: Level 5
ALISON Testing: Yes
Certification Availability
PDF Download: Yes
Parchment: Yes
Framed Certification: Yes

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  • David Mottram .
    David Mottram . United Kingdom Nice and simple introduction. 2016-07-19 13:07:29
  • Ada Mills
    Ada Mills United States of America Passed except one question of a partnership documented with the courts of a 50-50 split. Courts believe partnerships should be divided equally, yes that probably is fair, but question was a bit tricky. 2016-07-18 20:07:27
  • Qiao Qing Chan
    Qiao Qing Chan Australia Good general introduction of different types of partnerships in business. 2016-07-04 05:07:36
  • Sholine Chikungwa
    Sholine Chikungwa Zimbabwe Fundamentals of Business law helped me understand more about the business world 2016-06-21 12:06:54
  • Lisa Vargas
    Lisa Vargas United States of America This was so simple to understand. I'm glad I took it! 2016-06-05 04:06:01
  • Sheldon Spencer
    Sheldon Spencer Jamaica Other than the bit of statics i experience along the completion of this course i think it's a well explained and understanding course. 2016-04-28 04:04:46
  • Natasha Lake
    Natasha Lake Trinidad and Tobago Thoroughly enjoyed it. The course was concise. 2016-04-27 19:04:32
  • Amanda Mitchell
    Amanda Mitchell Jamaica Learning was easy because of the voice reading and explaining,it also making it easier to remember. I like it. 2016-04-05 17:04:35
  • Peter Lawrence
    Peter Lawrence United Kingdom Pretty good simplified and well explained thank you. 2016-02-29 11:02:32
  • Mwila Chisala
    Mwila Chisala Zambia The course was really thorough as i was able to really grasp the fundamentals. The high pass mark also made it more challenging and required that extra effort be put in. The experience has been enriching and i will surely continue in my studies. 2016-02-04 12:02:13
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