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BLAW 3100 - Business Law

Business Law Part-time Studies Course

School of Business

Course Details

Presents a practical study of Canadian business law, including the legal and administrative systems, torts, contracts, sale of goods and consumer protection, secured transactions, employment, agency and business organizations. Participation in this course, taught by lawyers, prepares you to recognize and feel comfortable with the legal aspects of doing business.

Credits

4.0

Cost

$656.27 - $657.35 See individual course offerings below for actual costs.

Spring/Summer 2016

Below is one offering of this course for the Spring/Summer 2016 term.

CRN 54915

Tue May 03 - Sat Jul 30 13 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
May 03 - Jul 30 Online

Instructor

Lori Becker

Course Outline

Cost

$656.27

Notes

  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. Students must submit email address when registering. To be successful in our online courses, plan to spend 7-10 hours per course each week on your studies, starting Week 1. Our courses are paced and highly interactive with participation requirements weekly. Frequent contributions to asynchronous (not real time) online discussions is required to achieve a passing final grade. Is online learning for you? Please take a look at our FAQ pages www.bcit.ca/distance/faq.shtml and www.bcit.ca/distance/foryou.shtml
  3. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.

This course offering is in progress. Please check this page for other currently available offerings or subscribe to receive email updates.

In Progress

Fall 2016

Below are eight offerings of this course for the Fall 2016 term.

CRN 30807

Tue Sep 06 - Tue Dec 13 14 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 06 - Dec 13 Tue 17:30 - 21:15 DTC Rm. 689

Instructor

Dean Palmer

Course Outline

TBD

Cost

$657.35

Notes

  1. No class on September 20th.

CRN 30808

Tue Sep 06 - Tue Dec 13 15 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 06 - Dec 13 Tue 18:30 - 22:00 BBY SE6 Rm. 209

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD

Cost

$657.35

CRN 41252

Tue Sep 06 - Tue Dec 06 14 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 06 - Dec 06 Tue 08:30 - 12:15 DTC Rm. 481

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD

Cost

$657.35

CRN 30809

Wed Sep 07 - Wed Dec 14 15 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 07 - Dec 14 Wed 18:30 - 22:00 BBY NE1 Rm. 319

Instructor

Gary Poon

Course Outline

TBD

Cost

$657.35

CRN 30810

Wed Sep 07 - Wed Dec 14 15 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 07 - Dec 14 Wed 17:30 - 21:00 DTC Rm. 830

Instructor

Barry Galbraith

Course Outline

TBD

Cost

$657.35

CRN 30811

Thu Sep 08 - Thu Dec 15 15 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 08 - Dec 15 Thu 18:30 - 22:00 BBY NE25 Rm. 304

Instructor

Barry Galbraith

Course Outline

TBD

Cost

$657.35

CRN 31284

Sat Sep 10 - Sat Nov 05 8 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 10 - Nov 05 Sat 09:00 - 17:00 BBY SW1 Rm. 2590

Instructor

Bill Duncan

Course Outline

TBD

Cost

$657.35

Notes

  1. Students are to read chapters 2 and 3 of the textbook, 11th edition by Yates, prior to the first class. The 10th edition is acceptable, however, contact the instructor if you purchase that edition. No class on Saturday October 8.

CRN 31770

Tue Sep 13 - Sat Dec 10 13 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 13 - Dec 10 Online

Instructor

Lori Becker

Course Outline

TBD

Cost

$657.35

Notes

  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. Students must submit e-mail address when registering. To be successful in our online courses, plan to spend 7-10 hours per course each week on your studies, starting Week 1. Our courses are paced and highly interactive with participation requirements weekly. This online course is NOT self-paced. You must have an e-mail address and access to a computer capable of downloading basic documents. You are not required to be online at a specific time of the day; however you are required to submit all assignments on their due dates. The midterm and final exams will take place at the Burnaby campus. Students will be permitted to use a proctor to write their exams if they live outside of Metro Vancouver.
  3. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of the course, the student will be able to:

  • Have a basic knowledge of the law and recognize legal issues as they arise.
  • Have a general understanding of the law as it applies to business.
  • Apply the rules of law to business situations.
  • Communicate effectively with lawyers and regulators.
  • Design business practices and transactions to avoid legal problems.

Effective as of Fall 2003

Related Programs

BLAW 3100 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Business

  1. Accounting
    Full-time   Diploma
  2. Accounting
    Part-time   Diploma
  3. Broadcast and Media Communications - Radio
    Part-time   Certificate
  4. Broadcast and Media Communications - Television
    Part-time   Certificate
  5. Business Administration (General Option)
    Part-time   Diploma
  6. Business Administration (Global Studies Option)
    Part-time   Diploma
  7. Business Administration (Human Resources Option)
    Part-time   Diploma
  8. Business Administration (Management Option)
    Part-time   Diploma
  9. Business Administration (Marketing Option)
    Part-time   Diploma
  10. Business Management
    Full-time/Part-time   Advanced Diploma
  11. Business Management
    Part-time   Certificate
  12. Business Management
    Full-time   Diploma
  13. Business Management (Advanced Placement – Degree/Diploma entry)
    Full-time   Diploma
  14. Finance
    Full-time   Diploma
  15. Finance
    Part-time   Diploma
  16. Financial Management (Financial Planning)
    Part-time   Associate Certificate
  17. Financial Management (Finance Option)
    Part-time   Certificate
  18. Financial Management (Professional Accounting Option)
    Part-time   Certificate
  19. Financial Planning
    Part-time   Diploma
  20. Financial Planning
    Full-time   Diploma
  21. Fire Executive Management
    Part-time/Distance & Online Learning   BCIT/Industry Partnership Certificate
  22. General Insurance and Risk Management
    Full-time   Diploma
  23. Marketing Management (Professional Sales Option)
    Part-time   Certificate
  24. Marketing Management
    Part-time   Certificate
  25. Marketing Management (Marketing Communications Option)
    Part-time   Certificate
  26. Marketing Management (Tourism Management Option)
    Part-time   Certificate
  27. Marketing Management (Entrepreneurship Option)
    Full-time   Diploma
  28. Marketing Management (Marketing Communications Option)
    Full-time   Diploma
  29. Marketing Management (Professional Real Estate Option)
    Full-time   Diploma
  30. Marketing Management (Professional Sales Option)
    Full-time   Diploma
  31. Marketing Management (Tourism Management Option)
    Full-time   Diploma
  32. Marketing Management
    Part-time   Diploma
  33. Marketing Management - Retail Marketing Management
    Part-time/Distance & Online Learning   Associate Certificate
  34. Media Techniques and Marketing Communications
    Part-time   Certificate
  35. Media Techniques for Business
    Part-time   Certificate

School of Construction and the Environment

  1. Geographic Information Systems
    Full-time/Part-time/Distance & Online Learning   Bachelor of Technology
  2. Geomatics
    Full-time   Bachelor of Technology

Books & Supplies

The BCIT bookstore carries textbooks, general reference books, software, and stationery. Please visit bcit.ca/bookstore for more information.

Spring/Summer 2016

Books for Spring/Summer 2016 offerings of this course are available in the following BCIT online bookstores. Please choose the bookstore appropriate for the offering you are considering.

BCIT Downtown Campus Bookstore

If you are taking this course at the BCIT Downtown Campus (DTC), please purchase books for this course at the BCIT Downtown Campus Bookstore.

Image not available
Business Law In Canada Mybuslawlab W. Etext
Author Yates
Publisher Ph
Copyright 1917
Binding Digital Version
ISBN 978-0-13431-071-8
Price $102.50
Choose One

Business Law in Canada, Eleventh Canadian Edition Plus MyBusLawLab with Pearson eText -- Access Card Package (11th Edition)
Author Richard A. Yates, Teresa Bereznicki-Korol, Trevor Clarke
Publisher Pearson Canada
Copyright 1917
Binding Hardback
ISBN 978-0-13449-652-8
Price $181.50
Choose One

Business Law in Canada, Eleventh Canadian Edition, Loose Leaf Version (11th Edition)
Author Richard A. Yates, Teresa Bereznicki-Korol, Trevor Clarke
Publisher Pearson Canada
Copyright 1917
Binding Looseleaf
ISBN 978-0-13431-211-8
Price $109.95
Choose One

BCIT Distance & Online Learning Bookstore

If you are taking this course through either Distance Education or Online Learning, please purchase books for this course at the BCIT Distance & Online Learning Bookstore.

Image not available
Business Law In Canada Mybuslawlab W. Etext
Author Yates
Publisher Ph
Copyright 1917
Binding Digital Version
ISBN 978-0-13431-071-8
Price $102.50
Choose One

Business Law in Canada, Eleventh Canadian Edition Plus MyBusLawLab with Pearson eText -- Access Card Package (11th Edition)
Author Richard A. Yates, Teresa Bereznicki-Korol, Trevor Clarke
Publisher Pearson Canada
Copyright 1917
Binding Hardback
ISBN 978-0-13449-652-8
Price $181.50
Choose One

Business Law in Canada, Eleventh Canadian Edition, Loose Leaf Version (11th Edition)
Author Richard A. Yates, Teresa Bereznicki-Korol, Trevor Clarke
Publisher Pearson Canada
Copyright 1917
Binding Looseleaf
ISBN 978-0-13431-211-8
Price $109.95
Choose One

BCIT Burnaby Bookstore

If you are taking this course, but are not taking it through either Distance Education or Online Learning, nor at the BCIT Downtown Campus (DTC), please purchase books for this course at the BCIT Burnaby Bookstore.

Image not available
Business Law In Canada Mybuslawlab W. Etext
Author Yates
Publisher Ph
Copyright 1917
Binding Digital Version
ISBN 978-0-13431-071-8
Price $102.50
Choose One

Business Law in Canada, Eleventh Canadian Edition Plus MyBusLawLab with Pearson eText -- Access Card Package (11th Edition)
Author Richard A. Yates, Teresa Bereznicki-Korol, Trevor Clarke
Publisher Pearson Canada
Copyright 1917
Binding Hardback
ISBN 978-0-13449-652-8
Price $181.50
Choose One

Business Law in Canada, Eleventh Canadian Edition, Loose Leaf Version (11th Edition)
Author Richard A. Yates, Teresa Bereznicki-Korol, Trevor Clarke
Publisher Pearson Canada
Copyright 1917
Binding Looseleaf
ISBN 978-0-13431-211-8
Price $109.95
Choose One

Fall 2016

Books for Fall 2016 offerings of this course are available in the following BCIT online bookstores. Please choose the bookstore appropriate for the offering you are considering.

BCIT Downtown Campus Bookstore

If you are taking this course at the BCIT Downtown Campus (DTC), please purchase books for this course at the BCIT Downtown Campus Bookstore.

Image not available
Business Law In Canada Mybuslawlab W. Etext
Author Yates
Publisher Ph
Copyright 1917
Binding Digital Version
ISBN 978-0-13431-071-8
Price $102.50
Choose One

Business Law in Canada, Eleventh Canadian Edition Plus MyBusLawLab with Pearson eText -- Access Card Package (11th Edition)
Author Richard A. Yates, Teresa Bereznicki-Korol, Trevor Clarke
Publisher Pearson Canada
Copyright 1917
Binding Hardback
ISBN 978-0-13449-652-8
Price $181.50
Choose One

Business Law in Canada, Eleventh Canadian Edition, Loose Leaf Version (11th Edition)
Author Richard A. Yates, Teresa Bereznicki-Korol, Trevor Clarke
Publisher Pearson Canada
Copyright 1917
Binding Looseleaf
ISBN 978-0-13431-211-8
Price $109.95
Choose One

BCIT Distance & Online Learning Bookstore

If you are taking this course through either Distance Education or Online Learning, please purchase books for this course at the BCIT Distance & Online Learning Bookstore.

Image not available
Business Law In Canada Mybuslawlab W. Etext
Author Yates
Publisher Ph
Copyright 1917
Binding Digital Version
ISBN 978-0-13431-071-8
Price $102.50
Choose One

Business Law in Canada, Eleventh Canadian Edition Plus MyBusLawLab with Pearson eText -- Access Card Package (11th Edition)
Author Richard A. Yates, Teresa Bereznicki-Korol, Trevor Clarke
Publisher Pearson Canada
Copyright 1917
Binding Hardback
ISBN 978-0-13449-652-8
Price $181.50
Choose One

Business Law in Canada, Eleventh Canadian Edition, Loose Leaf Version (11th Edition)
Author Richard A. Yates, Teresa Bereznicki-Korol, Trevor Clarke
Publisher Pearson Canada
Copyright 1917
Binding Looseleaf
ISBN 978-0-13431-211-8
Price $109.95
Choose One

BCIT Burnaby Bookstore

If you are taking this course, but are not taking it through either Distance Education or Online Learning, nor at the BCIT Downtown Campus (DTC), please purchase books for this course at the BCIT Burnaby Bookstore.

Image not available
Business Law In Canada Mybuslawlab W. Etext
Author Yates
Publisher Ph
Copyright 1917
Binding Digital Version
ISBN 978-0-13431-071-8
Price $102.50
Choose One

Business Law in Canada, Eleventh Canadian Edition Plus MyBusLawLab with Pearson eText -- Access Card Package (11th Edition)
Author Richard A. Yates, Teresa Bereznicki-Korol, Trevor Clarke
Publisher Pearson Canada
Copyright 1917
Binding Hardback
ISBN 978-0-13449-652-8
Price $181.50
Choose One

Business Law in Canada, Eleventh Canadian Edition, Loose Leaf Version (11th Edition)
Author Richard A. Yates, Teresa Bereznicki-Korol, Trevor Clarke
Publisher Pearson Canada
Copyright 1917
Binding Looseleaf
ISBN 978-0-13431-211-8
Price $109.95
Choose One

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