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Business Consulting Projects for Part-time Studies BUSA 4950

Business Administration Course

International Fees

International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees. Exact cost will be calculated upon completion of registration.

Course details

This is a course in the application of consulting skills and problem solving. The intent of the course is to provide students with a set of tools that will help them solve unstructured business problems using the skills and knowledge learned in the program in a real world setting.

Prerequisite(s)

  • Student must be enrolled in the Business Administration program, and must have maintained a 65% average, and must have program head approval to enter the course.

Credits

8.0

Domestic fees

$1,807.59

Course offerings

Winter 2024

Below is one offering of BUSA 4950 for the Winter 2024 term.

CRN 84646

Duration

Sat Jan 06 - Sat May 18 (14 weeks)

  • 14 weeks
  • CRN 84646
  • Domestic fees $1807.59
    International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees.
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 06 - May 18 N/A N/A Online
Jan 13 Sat 10:00 - 16:00 Burnaby SW03 Rm. 3615
Jan 27 Sat 10:00 - 16:00 Burnaby SW03 Rm. 3615
Feb 10 Sat 10:00 - 16:00 Burnaby SW03 Rm. 3615
Feb 24 Sat 10:00 - 16:00 Burnaby SW03 Rm. 3615
Apr 13 Sat 09:30 - 12:00 Burnaby SW03 Rm. 3615
Instructor

David Berrington

Course outline

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Domestic fees

$1807.59

Important information
  1. Departmental approval needed
  2. International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees. Exact cost will be calculated upon completion of registration.
  3. Registration is restricted to students enrolled in the Part-Time Business Administration Diploma Program. Student must have completed 90 credits of the program, with a 65% GPA to be considered. International students must obtain the “Co-op Visa” to take this course. Contact the International Student Centre at BCIT_International_Student_Centre@bcit.ca for more information. All registration must be approved through Pierre Matthee at Pierre_Matthee@bcit.ca or 604-451-6784. Requires Commitment to all dates, November 4, 25 2023 ( Pre-Class meeting 1000 - 1200) January 13, 27, February 10, 24, (Instructional class 1000 – 1600) and April 13, 2024 (Tune-up Workshop 0930 – 1200) and 10 weeks of on-site work with the client.
Status

In Progress

This course offering is in progress. Please check back next term or subscribe to receive email updates.

Learning Outcomes

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

  • Apply business knowledge to solve a management problem in an organization.
  • Introduce stages of consulting process.
  • Create a project plan using project planning tools.
  • Manage a complex project using appropriate tools such as GANNT and work breakdown charts.
  • Design and use primary research instruments; select and summarize secondary research.
  • Analyze data from all six functional areas of organization management using appropriate diagnostic tools to develop alternative solutions, and determine a recommendation for the given management problem.
  • Introduce change management tools and concepts.
  • Demonstrate effective client communication skills through written and oral presentations.
  • Apply teamwork and relationship management skills in working with external clients, supervisory faculty, your consulting team, and other stakeholders.

Effective as of Fall 2019

Related Programs

Business Consulting Projects for Part-time Studies (BUSA 4950) is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Business + Media

  1. Business Administration (General Option)
    Diploma Part-time
  2. Business Administration (Global Studies Option)
    Diploma Part-time
  3. Business Administration (Human Resources Option)
    Diploma Part-time
  4. Business Administration (Management Option)
    Diploma Part-time
  5. Business Administration (Marketing Option)
    Diploma Part-time

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