Providing open license and useful materials in learning & teaching activities from prestigious universities around the world to support students and academics at RMIT University and other universities in Vietnam.
Accounting, Business, Commerce, Economics, Laws and Management
On this page you will find several open textbooks along with other useful materials in Business, Commerce and Management.
The purpose of these discipline specific pages is to offer content that might be of interest to teachers and learners who are considering adopting open educational resources for use in their classes. This list of content is kept up-to-date regularly so that we welcome any feedbacks about the content featured on this page or recommendations of content that are not available here.
BCampus OpenEd offers textbooks in many specific subjects under Business: Accounting, Business Tech, Commerce, Economics, Human Resources, Management, and Marketing,...
The B.C. Open Textbook Project is funded by the BC Ministry of Advanced Education. A goal of the Project is to provide flexible and affordable access to higher education resources by making available openly-licensed textbooks (From BCampus).
This site offers textbooks in many specific subjects such as Accounting, Business law, Business English, E-marketing, Commerce, Economics,...
Open Textbook Library (OTL) provides textbooks that have been funded, published, and licensed to be freely used, adapted, and distributed. These books have been reviewed by faculty from a variety of colleges and universities to assess their quality. They can be downloaded for no cost, or printed at low cost. All textbooks are either used at multiple higher education institutions; or affiliated with an institution, scholarly society, or professional organization (Source: OTL).
Support completed and developing textbooks in specific subjects: Crowd-sourcing, E-business, E-commerce, Business strategy,...
Wikibooks is a collection of open-content textbooks, a Wikimedia project for collaboratively writing open-content textbooks that anyone can get edit right. Wikibooks includes textbooks, annotated texts, instructional guides, and manuals. These materials can be used in a traditional classroom, an accredited or respected institution, a home-school environment, as part of a Wikiversity course, or for self-learning (Source: Wikibooks webpage).
MathsCasts are produced by the mathematics support centres at Swinburne (Australia), the University of Limerick (Ireland) and Loughborough University (UK). They are mostly targeted at prerequisite to first year level, in a range of subjects such as: Engineering, Sciences, Business, Computing and Technology
StatsCasts are narrated screen video recordings of explanations of statistical concepts. They are produced by Swinburne University of Technology, the University of the Sunshine Coast, and the University of Southern Queensland. They are targeted at prerequisite to first year level, in a range of subjects such as: Engineering, Sciences, Health Sciences and Business.
Specific subjects: Finance, Marketing, Accounting, Communications, International Business, Risk management, Innovation & Entrepreneurship.
EdX is an online learning destination and MOOC provider, offering high-quality courses from the world’s best universities and institutions to learners everywhere. Currently, Edx is offering thousands of courses in various subjects for different study levels. (source: EdX webpage)
Inspired by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s OpenCourseWare Initiative (OCW), the Fulbright School (FUV) has begun to publish its teaching and research materials online. nstructors are encouraged to adopt FETP’s curricular materials for use in their own courses. Students may use FETP’s materials to guide independent study. Course syllabi, lecture notes, reading lists and problem sets used in many one-year mid-career program and executive education courses are already available online and over time FETP OpenCourseWare will include all Fulbright School materials (subject to copyright law). The Fulbright School participates with other academic institutions in Vietnam to promote the use of innovative long-distance learning activities. (Source: FUV webpage)
Specific subjects: Human behavior, Data visualization, Business process management, Digital marketing, Innovation and enterprise, Online business, supply chains, Branding,...
FutureLearn offers a diverse selection of courses from leading universities and cultural institutions from around the world. These are delivered one step at a time, and are accessible on mobile, tablet and desktop. (Source: FutureLearn webpage)
Specific subjects: Accounting, Business Ethics, Entrepreneurship, Finance, Globalization, Leadership, Management,...
MIT OpenCourseWare (OCW) is a web-based publication of virtually all MIT course content. OCW is open and available to the world with materials from 2340 courses now. Through OCW, educators improve courses and curricula, making their schools more effective; students find additional resources to help them succeed; and independent learners enrich their lives and use the content to tackle some of our world’s most difficult challenges. (source: MITCourseWare webpage)
A collection of shareable course materials, including syllabus, course activities, readings, and assessments designed by teams of college faculty, instructional designers, librarians, and other experts. Some of our materials (also called open educational resources, or OER) are paired with low cost textbooks ($30 or less). Many of the courses can be taught at no cost to students. Unless otherwise noted, all materials are shared under a Creative Commons (CC BY) license. (Source: http://opencourselibrary.org/about/)
Specific topics: The future of money, Manufacturing revolution, Global trade, Careers, Banking,...
TED is a non-profit devoted to spreading ideas, usually in the form of short, powerful talks (18 minutes or less). TED is a global community, welcoming people from every discipline and culture who seek a deeper understanding of the world. On TED.com, there is a clearinghouse of free knowledge from the world's most inspired thinkers — and a community of curious souls to engage with ideas and each other (Source: TED webpage).
Conference papers, journal articles, reports and theses
Fields of research: Accounting, Auditing and Accountability; Banking, Finance and Investment; Business and Management; Commercial Services; Marketing; Other Commerce, Management, Tourism and Services; Tourism; Transportation and Freight Services