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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

$620.00 - $628.00 See individual course offerings below for actual costs.

Spring/Summer 2014

Below are two offerings of this course for the Spring/Summer 2014 term.

CRN 54915

Tue May 13 - Sat Aug 09 13 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
May 13 - Aug 09 Online

Instructor

Lori Becker

Course Outline

Cost

$620.00

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

CRN 58129

Tue May 13 - Sat Aug 09 13 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
May 13 - Aug 09 Online

Instructor

Barry Galbraith

Course Outline

TBD

Cost

$620.00

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 2014

Below are nine offerings of this course for the Fall 2014 term.

CRN 30808

Tue Sep 02 - Tue Dec 16 15 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 02 - Dec 16 Tue 18:30 - 22:00 BBY SE6 Rm. 209

Instructor

Barry Galbraith

Course Outline

TBD

Cost

$628.00

Notes

  1. No classes on Tuesday Nov 11

CRN 31770

Tue Sep 02 - Sat Nov 29 13 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 02 - Nov 29 Online

Instructor

Lori Becker

Course Outline

TBD

Cost

$628.00

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.
  3. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.

CRN 31897

Tue Sep 02 - Sat Nov 29 13 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 02 - Nov 29 Online

Instructor

Lori Becker

Course Outline

TBD

Cost

$628.00

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.
  3. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.

CRN 30809

Wed Sep 03 - Wed Dec 10 15 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 03 - Dec 10 Wed 18:30 - 22:00 BBY SE6 Rm. 108

Instructor

Gary Poon

Course Outline

TBD

Cost

$628.00

CRN 30810

Wed Sep 03 - Wed Dec 10 15 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 03 - Dec 10 Wed 17:30 - 21:00 DTC Rm. 820

Instructor

Barry Galbraith

Course Outline

TBD

Cost

$628.00

CRN 30811

Thu Sep 04 - Thu Dec 11 15 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 04 - Dec 11 Thu 18:30 - 22:00 BBY SE12 Rm. 302

Instructor

Paris Simons

Course Outline

TBD

Cost

$628.00

CRN 31284

Sat Sep 06 - Sat Nov 01 8 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 06 - Nov 01 Sat 09:00 - 17:00 BBY SW1 Rm. 2590

Instructor

Bill Duncan

Course Outline

TBD

Cost

$628.00

Notes

  1. Students are to read chapters 2 and 3 of the Business Law textbook, 9th edition by Yates prior to the first class. No classes on Saturday October 11 th

CRN 30807

Tue Sep 09 - Tue Dec 16 14 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 09 - Dec 16 Tue 17:30 - 21:15 DTC Rm. 272

Instructor

Dean Palmer

Course Outline

TBD

Cost

$628.00

Notes

  1. No classes on Tuesday Nov. 11th

CRN 41252

Tue Sep 09 - Tue Dec 16 14 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 09 - Dec 16 Tue 08:30 - 12:15 BBY NE1 Rm. 103

Instructor

Gina Lupino

Course Outline

TBD

Cost

$628.00

Notes

  1. Guided learning format.
  2. No classes on Tuesday November 11th.

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   Certificate
  6. Business Management
    Full-time   Diploma
  7. Business Management (Advanced Placement – Degree/Diploma entry)
    Full-time   Diploma
  8. Business Management Advanced Placement – Degree/Diploma entry
    Part-time   Diploma of Technology
  9. E-commerce
    Part-time   Certificate
  10. Finance
    Full-time   Diploma
  11. Financial Management (Financial Planning)
    Part-time   Associate Certificate
  12. Financial Management (Finance Option)
    Part-time   Certificate
  13. Financial Management (Professional Accounting Option)
    Part-time   Certificate
  14. Financial Planning
    Full-time   Diploma
  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   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

Books & Supplies

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

Spring/Summer 2014

Books for Spring/Summer 2014 offerings of this course are available in the following BCIT online bookstores. Please choose the bookstore appropriate for the offering you are considering.

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.

Business Law in Canada, Tenth Canadian Edition Plus MyBusLawLab with Pearson eText -- Access Card Package (10th Edition)
Author Richard A. Yates, Teresa Bereznicki-Korol, Trevor Clarke
Publisher Pearson Education Canada
Copyright 2013
Binding Hardcover
ISBN 978-0-13324-909-5
Price $175.95
Required

Fall 2014

Books for Fall 2014 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.

Business Law in Canada, Tenth Canadian Edition Plus MyBusLawLab with Pearson eText -- Access Card Package (10th Edition)
Author Richard A. Yates, Teresa Bereznicki-Korol, Trevor Clarke
Publisher Pearson Education Canada
Copyright 2013
Binding Hardcover
ISBN 978-0-13324-909-5
Price $175.95
Optional

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Ebook My Bus Law Lab W/ Pearson Etext For Business Law In Canada 10Th Cdn Ed
Author Yates
Publisher Ph
Binding Digital Version
ISBN 978-0-13315-163-3
Price $91.95
Optional

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.

Business Law in Canada, Tenth Canadian Edition Plus MyBusLawLab with Pearson eText -- Access Card Package (10th Edition)
Author Richard A. Yates, Teresa Bereznicki-Korol, Trevor Clarke
Publisher Pearson Education Canada
Copyright 2013
Binding Hardcover
ISBN 978-0-13324-909-5
Price $175.95
Required

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.

Business Law in Canada, Tenth Canadian Edition Plus MyBusLawLab with Pearson eText -- Access Card Package (10th Edition)
Author Richard A. Yates, Teresa Bereznicki-Korol, Trevor Clarke
Publisher Pearson Education Canada
Copyright 2013
Binding Hardcover
ISBN 978-0-13324-909-5
Price $175.95
Required

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