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Introduction to Business BUSA 1005

Business Administration Course

Course details

Introduces the external forces in the business environment and the resulting implications for organizations. Examines the place of business in BC and Canada. Focus is on the issues arising from government policies, economics, ethics, social environment, forms of businesses, and the basic components of business operations.

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 1005 for the Winter 2023 term.

CRN 41383

Duration

Wed Jan 04 - Sat Mar 25 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 41383
  • $514.22
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 04 - Mar 25 N/A N/A Online
Instructor

Ian Winter

Course outline

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

In Progress

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

CRN 16420

Duration

Wed Jan 11 - Wed Mar 29 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 16420
  • $527.24
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 11 - Mar 29 Wed 18:30 - 21:30 Burnaby SE06 Rm. 109
Instructor

Kishore Anand

Course outline

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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. Students must attend the first day of class. No classes on Feb 20
Status

In Progress

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

Learning Outcomes

The participants will gain an understanding of the interdependence between businesses and organizations and their environment (ex. political, economic, and social). The participants will understand the basic forms of business and the benefits of the different structures. A general overview will be gained of the basic components of most organizations and their functions.

Effective as of Fall 2003

Related Programs

Introduction to Business (BUSA 1005) is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Business + Media

  1. Graphic Communications Technology Management
    Diploma Full-time
  2. Leadership
    Associate Certificate Part-time
  3. Media Techniques for Business
    Certificate Part-time

School of Health Sciences

  1. Advanced Safety Management
    Certificate Part-time
  2. Occupational Health and Safety Practitioners
    Associate Certificate Part-time

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