Creating Your Business

Short course

    Take your dream of setting up a business to the next level with this five-week evening class.

    • Explore the possibility of turning your talent into a creative business.
    • Work with experienced business and management professional Cathy Leng.
    • Study in the evenings and fit the business course around your existing studies/ work.

    Thinking of turning your talent into your business? This five-week programme of evening classes is free to existing students, and covers fundamental business topics such as the importance of knowing the market, understanding competitors, pricing structures, and where to turn for guidance.

    You'll explore who your customers are and how to communicate with them. You'll also investigate where to start with your Business Plan, and how to maximise the value of your networks and the community around you.

    • Workshop dates: starts Tuesday March 3
    • Time: 5-7pm
    • Five evening class sessions

    About your tutor

    Cathy Leng is an experienced business and management principal lecturer, with research interest in both marketing and entrepreneurship. Cathy joined Bath Spa University in 2000 after a successful career in banking.


    The course will take place at our Locksbrook campus in central Bath.


    Current Bath Spa students can attend the course for free; otherwise, the fee for the programme is £120.

    Register your interest

    We look forward to receiving your Registration of Interest form (below). If you have any questions, please contact us by email

    Register your interest form (doc)

    Book now

    How to pay

    To make your card payment and secure your place, please call The Art Shop +44(0)1225 876366 between 9am–4pm and one of our team will take your payment over the phone.

    Payment is required seven days before the start of the course.


    To book, or if you have any questions, please contact

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