Part-time Certificate 5975mcert

BCIT E-Commerce Certificate

Note: This program is currently suspended and is no longer accepting application. For more information please contact Pierre Matthee, Program Head.

We have expanded our new Associate Certificate in E-commerce to a full Certificate which offers expanded skill development in Web site design, applied Internet technology and business strategy. Designed for business generalists who wish to develop a working knowledge of E-commerce. This exciting state of the art program is taught by professionals and prepares graduates for the dynamic world of E-commerce.

Students should have experience with web browsers, word processors, presentation software and spreadsheets.

This program can now be completed online!

Individuals who wish to develop the technical skills that will allow them to lead the development of E-commerce projects should refer to the Web and Mobile Application Development or Applied Web Development programs offered by Computer Systems Technology.

Register Early: BCIT's cancellation policy will provide two business days notice of a course being cancelled. Please register early to try to avoid cancellation of courses.

Credit Transferability: The majority of our courses can be transferred to most educational institutions in BC. Also, we have articulation agreements with several industry, government and education partners that allow students who have taken courses or programs at these organizations to apply for transfer of their credits to BCIT. For details, contact Student Information and Enrolment Services at 604-434-1610 or toll-free at 1-866-434-1610 (Canada and United States only) to leave your name and number for a Program Advisor to return your call.

BCIT E-COMMERCE CERTIFICATE (ONLINE)
BCIT Credential: BCIT Certificate
Program Length: Course by course, Online
Program Start: September, January, April
Location: Burnaby Campus, Downtown Vancouver,
Online
Number of Courses: 15 courses, 47 credits
Tuition/Cost: Pay Course-by-Course

Program Entry

Application processing

Ongoing throughout the year.

Program declaration

To determine if the courses you intend to take will be applied towards a credential you must declare your program. This ensures that BCIT is aware of your intent to complete the program as it is currently outlined.

Program declaration enables you to declare a program of study and outline the courses you plan to complete to meet the program requirements. Program declaration also provides the opportunity to apply for transfer credit. Upon approval, a confirmation letter will be mailed to you outlining your program of study.

To declare your program, please submit the Part-time Program Declaration form [PDF]. This form is also available at Student Information and Enrolment Services. Please allow approximately six to eight weeks for processing.

Scheduled intakes

January, April and September

Costs & Supplies

Tuition fees

Please see the Part-time Studies Fees page for information on tuition fees and refunds.

Financial assistance

Financial assistance may be available for this program. For more information, please contact Student Financial Aid and Awards.

Courses

Program matrix

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1. Required Courses: Credits
  BLAW 3100 Business Law 4.0
  BLAW 3205 Internet Law 3.0
  BUSA 1005 Introduction to Business 3.0
  BUSA 2005 Principles of Management 4.0
  BUSA 3455 Introduction to E-commerce 3.0
  BUSA 3475 Case Studies in E-commerce 3.0
  BUSA 3485 Online Business Management 3.0
  BUSA 3495 Customer Relationship Management 3.0
  BUSA 3695 Knowledge Management 3.0
 
2. Complete a minimum of 3.0 credits from the following list of electives: Credits
  BUSA 3465 E-commerce Systems 3.0
  ECON 1150 Economic Issues 3.0
  ECON 2100 Microeconomics 3.0
  ECON 2200 Macroeconomics 4.0
  OPMT 1117 Basic Quantitative Techniques in Administration 3.0
 
3. Complete 9.0 credits from the following list of electives: Credits
  MKTG 1102 Essentials of Marketing 3.0
  MKTG 3421 Strategic Communications 3.0
  OPMT 1188 Management Information Systems 3.0
  ORGB 2605 Managing Organizational Change 3.0
  BUSA 3005 Strategic Business Planning 3.0
 
4. Complete 6.0 credits from the following list of electives: Credits
  BSYS 1001 Business Information Systems 1 - Office 2013 3.0
  BSYS 2051 Business Data Analytics with MS Excel 2013 3.0
  BSYS 2061 Business Data Management with MS Access 2013 3.0
  FMGT 2710 Computerized Accounting 2.0
 
Total Credits: 47.0

Check current availability of courses for this program.

Transfer credit

Do you have credits from another BC/Yukon post-secondary school? Do you want to know if they transfer to courses here at BCIT? Check out BCIT's Transfer Equivalency Database to find out.

Program Details

Program location

Burnaby Campus
3700 Willingdon Avenue
Burnaby, BC

Downtown Campus
555 Seymour Street
Vancouver, BC

Courses are also offered through distance and online learning.

Graduating & Jobs

Apply for graduation

Upon successful completion of all program requirements, complete an Application for BCIT Credential [PDF] and submit to Student Information and Enrolment Services.

Allow approximately six to eight weeks for processing.

All financial obligations to the Institute must be met prior to issuance of any credential.

Contact Us

Michal Dziubek, Program Assistant
604-432-8860

Program Advising
604-434-1610

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