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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

$644.59

Fall 2015

Below are nine offerings of this course for the Fall 2015 term.

CRN 30808

Tue Sep 01 - Tue Dec 08 15 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 01 - Dec 08 Tue 18:30 - 22:00 BBY SE6 Rm. 209

Instructor

Barry Galbraith

Course Outline

TBD

Cost

$644.59

CRN 30809

Wed Sep 02 - Wed Dec 16 15 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 02 - Dec 16 Wed 18:30 - 22:00 BBY SE6 Rm. 108

Instructor

Gary Poon

Course Outline

TBD

Cost

$644.59

Notes

  1. No classes on Wednesday November 11

CRN 30810

Wed Sep 02 - Wed Dec 16 15 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 02 - Dec 16 Wed 17:30 - 21:00 DTC Rm. 820

Instructor

Barry Galbraith

Course Outline

TBD

Cost

$644.59

Notes

  1. No classes on Wednesday November 11

CRN 30811

Thu Sep 03 - Thu Dec 10 15 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 03 - Dec 10 Thu 18:30 - 22:00 BBY SE12 Rm. 302

Instructor

Barry Galbraith

Course Outline

TBD

Cost

$644.59

CRN 30807

Tue Sep 08 - Tue Dec 08 14 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 08 - Dec 08 Tue 17:30 - 21:15 DTC Rm. 476

Instructor

Dean Palmer

Course Outline

TBD

Cost

$644.59

CRN 31770

Tue Sep 08 - Sat Dec 05 13 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 08 - Dec 05 Online

Instructor

Lori Becker

Course Outline

TBD

Cost

$644.59

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. Midterm and Final examinations will take place in person on the Burnaby campus. Proctors are required for students living outside of the lower mainland.

CRN 31897

Tue Sep 08 - Sat Dec 05 13 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 08 - Dec 05 Online

Instructor

Lori Becker

Course Outline

TBD

Cost

$644.59

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. Midterm and Final examinations will take place in person on the Burnaby campus. Proctors are required for students living outside of the lower mainland.

CRN 41252

Tue Sep 08 - Tue Dec 08 14 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 08 - Dec 08 Tue 08:30 - 12:15 BBY SE6 Rm. 109

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD

Cost

$644.59

CRN 31284

Sat Sep 12 - Sat Nov 07 8 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 12 - Nov 07 Sat 09:00 - 17:00 BBY SW1 Rm. 2590

Instructor

Bill Duncan

Course Outline

TBD

Cost

$644.59

Notes

  1. Students are to read chapters 2 and 3 of the Business Law textbook, 10th edition by Yates prior to the first class. No classes on Saturday October 10th

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.

Related Programs

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

School of Business

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

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