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Basic Management and Ethics BLDT 1061

Construction Operations/Supervision Course

Course details

Introduces basic supervision and management skills. Topics include management responsibilities, interpersonal and communication skills, leadership, teamwork, negotiation and dispute resolution. Basic ethical rights and principles are examined, as well as various industry codes of ethics. Relevant case studies are reviewed as they relate to ethical issues in the workplace. 3.0 credits 12 weeks.


  • No prerequisites are required for this course.




$557.80 - $571.11 See individual course offerings below for actual costs.

Course offerings

Spring/Summer 2023

Below is one offering of BLDT 1061 for the Spring/Summer 2023 term.

CRN 29765


Thu Apr 06 - Thu Jun 22 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 29765
  • $557.80
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 06 - Jun 22 Thu 18:00 - 21:00 Burnaby NE01 Rm. 404

Rou Golsheh

Course outline




Important information

In Progress

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Fall 2023

Below is one offering of BLDT 1061 for the Fall 2023 term.

CRN 34841


Thu Sep 07 - Thu Nov 23 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 34841
  • $571.11
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 07 - Nov 23 Thu 18:00 - 21:00 Burnaby


Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.



Important information
  1. No vacation requests - no extensions except for documented medical reasons - please see Course outline check BCIT.CA main web page for updates and also check your email

Learning Outcomes

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

  • Recognize and evaluate conflicting ethical issues and dilemmas.
  • Formulate goals and objectives within their area of management.
  • Understand the techniques necessary for effective communication.
  • Understand leadership skills and successful leadership styles.
  • Enhance negotiating techniques and tactics.
  • Identify core issues in disputes, and develop a method of successful problem solving and dispute resolution.

Effective as of Fall 2003

Related Programs

Basic Management and Ethics (BLDT 1061) is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Construction and the Environment

  1. Construction Operations
    Associate Certificate Part-time
  2. Public Works Supervision
    Associate Certificate Part-time


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