The University of Newcastle, Australia

Learn like you mean business

We have partnered with the City of Newcastle to deliver a series of free short courses designed for local businesses.

These courses are designed to help you retrain and diversify your business, as part of the City of Newcastle's response to the economic effects of COVID-19.

Get the knowledge your team needs for a post-COVID world, such as customer behaviour analysis, impactful social media, optimised negotiation, real world innovation and improving business relationships.

Upon completion students will receive a certification of participation and credit towards a Bachelor or Masters program may be awarded.

About City of Newcastle short courses

Start: From 31 August
Cost:
Free
Prior Education Required: None
Duration: Eight weeks (four hours per week)
Location: Online (live seminars), open discussion and collaborative learning

Eligibility

  • Individuals currently or previously working for a business within the Newcastle local government area
  • Individuals can enrol in multiple courses
  • Individuals who live and/or work in the Newcastle local government area
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Available courses

Innovation for Growth in Business

Innovation for Growth in Business

Learn models and processes of innovation, creativity and interpersonal communication to help grow your business.

  • Starts: February 1st
  • Cost: FREE
Using Social Media for Marketing Communications

Using Social Media for Marketing Communications

Examine how to plan and select different social media to achieve your business objectives.

  • Starts: March 22nd
  • Cost: FREE
Transforming Relationships in Business using Restorative Approaches

Transforming Relationships in Business using Restorative Approaches

Explore effective techniques for making, maintaining and repairing business relationships.

  • Starts: May 10th
  • Cost: FREE