• Business Information Systems 

      Thompson, Derrick; Virtual University for the Small States of the Commonwealth (VUSSC); Commonwealth of Learning (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2012)
      The Business Information System course will prepare future entrepreneurs to use information and communication technology to support the growth and success of their business venture. They will be prepared to maximize the ...
    • Business Plan Development 

      Carbol, Barry; Virtual University for the Small States of the Commonwealth (VUSSC); Commonwealth of Learning (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2011-09)
      This course is designed to help prepare future entrepreneurs to formalize and communicate their business idea to a variety of audiences including potential funders such as banks, other lending institutions, government ...
    • Introduction to Agriculture in Small States 

      Virtual University for the Small States of the Commonwealth (VUSSC) (Virtual University for the Small States of the Commonwealth (VUSSC), 2010)
      Upon completion of the “Introduction to Agriculture Course”, you will be able to: 1. Explain the importance of agriculture to small states. 2. Demonstrate an appreciation of the relevance of agriculture to food security. ...
    • Introduction to Disaster Management 

      Virtual University for the Small States of the Commonwealth (VUSSC) (Virtual University for the Small States of the Commonwealth (VUSSC), 2007)
      All communities are vulnerable to disasters, both natural and man-made. This first-year University level course was designed by experts from throughout the world to increase knowledge of disaster management, with the aim ...
    • Life Skills Course 

      Virtual University for the Small States of the Commonwealth (VUSSC) (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2013-06)
      Research suggests that a well articulated and efficiently implemented life skills curriculum, successfully addresses a number of societal issues and pressures and acts as a direct investment in a nation’s human capital. ...
    • Linux for IT Managers Course Guide 

      Kimolo, Nicholas (Commonwealth of Learning; Virtual University for Small States of the Commonwealth (VUSSC), 2009)
      This manual course content can be used by learners preparing for other certifications including Linux+ and the Linux Professional Institute (LPI) Certification. The main focus of this manual, though, will be to provide ...
    • Monitoring, Coaching, and Consulting 

      Modesto, Stanslaus T; Virtual University for the Small States of the Commonwealth (VUSSC); Commonwealth of Learning (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2012)
      The Mentoring, Coaching, and Consulting course prepares entrepreneurs to become business mentors and coaches, and to be able to establish a consultancy within their sector or industry. Entrepreneurs should be willing to ...
    • Starting Your Own Business: A Self-Study Guide 

      Commonwealth of Learning; Virtual University for the Small States of the Commonwealth (VUSSC) (Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2006)
      The contents of the Starting Your Own Business course have been written for: 1 anyone who wishes to start their own business; 2 anyone who already owns a small business, but would like to grow it while learning more about ...
    • Sustainable Agriculture in Small States 

      Virtual University for the Small States of the Commonwealth (VUSSC) (Virtual University for the Small States of the Commonwealth (VUSSC), 2010)
      Upon completion of the Sustainable Agriculture for Small States Course you will be able to: 1. Employ the best practices in crop management and livestock management. 2. Describe the anatomy and physiology of farm animals. ...
    • Tour Guiding 

      Commonwealth of Learning; Virtual University for the Small States of the Commonwealth (VUSSC) (Commonwealth of Learning; Virtual University for Small States of the Commonwealth, 2006)
      This 255-hour certificate course is intended for people who are already tour guides or who are aspiring to become tour guides. Specialty courses are three (3) credits and those involving a practical component are four (4) ...
    • Training Educators to Design and Develop ODL Materials: A Facilitator’s Guide 

      Commonwealth of Learning; Virtual University for the Small States of the Commonwealth (VUSSC) (Commonwealth of Learning; Virtual University for Small States of the Commonwealth, 2007)
      Modules: * Module 1: Principles of Open and Distance Learning (ODL) * Module 2: Instructional Design Models * Module 3: Needs Analysis * Module 4: Developing a Learner Profile * Module 5: Methods of Delivery (including ...
    • Transport and Logistics - Stevedoring: Level 1 

      Commonwealth of Learning; Virtual University for the Small States of the Commonwealth (VUSSC) (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2009-12)
      This course is intended for cargo handlers who are new to the stevedoring and ports industry, either in permanent or casual employment. The course focuses on the terminologies used in port and stevedoring operations, driving ...