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Entrepreneurial Management BUSA 2205

Business Administration Course

Course details

This course is designed to provide professionals and small business owners with the skills to successfully manage their own businesses. In our rapidly changing economy, many individuals now offer their services on a contract basis. Success in this "new economy" will be significantly improved through the acquisition of the entrepreneurial skills developed. Students will develop essential skills in evaluating entrepreneurship opportunities and business processes relevant to the Canadian environment, including the development of a comprehensive business plan.

Prerequisite(s)

  • No prerequisites are required for this course.

Credits

3.0

Cost

$514.22 - $527.24 See individual course offerings below for actual costs.

Course offerings

Winter 2023

Below are two offerings of BUSA 2205 for the Winter 2023 term.

CRN 80836

Duration

Wed Jan 04 - Sat Mar 25 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 80836
  • $514.22
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 04 - Mar 25 N/A N/A Online
Instructor

Danielle Rockel

Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.

Cost

$514.22

Important information
  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.
  3. 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. 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
Status

CRN 85378

Duration

Mon Jan 09 - Mon Apr 03 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 85378
  • $527.24
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 09 - Apr 03 Mon 18:30 - 21:30 Burnaby SE06 Rm. 208
Instructor

Ken Eng

Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.

Cost

$527.24

Important information
  1. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.
  2. No classes on February 20
Status

Learning Outcomes

The primary purpose of this course is to provide students with an understanding of the requirements for success as an entrepreneur and to provide them with the tools to achieve that success. . Upon successful completion of this course, student will be able to:

  • Assess own entrepreneurial potential and the requirements of entrepreneurship.
  • Investigate the dynamics of a new venture start-up and development process; buying an existing business; or franchising.
  • Evaluate the importance of the business plan, its role in showing viability, providing direction and obtaining financing.
  • Develop a comprehensive and appropriately formatted business plan to address the significant aspects of running a business.
  • Articulate fundamentals of Canadian business and to show the role of entrepreneurs in Canada.
  • Plan for the challenges and opportunities for entrepreneurs in the Canadian environment.

Effective as of Winter 2017

Related Programs

Entrepreneurial Management (BUSA 2205) is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Business + Media

  1. Advanced Business Management
    Certificate Part-time
  2. Business Administration (Management Option)
    Diploma Part-time
  3. Leadership
    Associate Certificate Part-time
  4. Marketing Management - Entrepreneurship
    Associate Certificate Part-time
  5. Small Business Management
    Statement of Completion Part-time

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