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Leadership 1 - People Skills BUSA 3105

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

A dynamic course for new or aspiring supervisors. Students develop strong interpersonal skills and increase their awareness of the importance of people skills in today's organizations. Students develop critical core inter-personal skills along with individual performance through group interactions, role playing, lectures and practice sessions.

Prerequisite(s)

  • No prerequisites are required for this course.

Credits

3.0

Domestic fees

$510.65 - $537.76 See individual course offerings below for actual costs.

Course offerings

Spring/Summer 2024

Below are three offerings of BUSA 3105 for the Spring/Summer 2024 term.

CRN 26149

Duration

Sat May 25 - Sat Jun 22 (5 weeks)

  • 5 weeks
  • CRN 26149
  • Domestic fees $537.76
    International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees.
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
May 25 - Jun 22 Sat 09:00 - 16:30 Downtown DTC Rm. 830
Instructor

Teresa Comey

Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.

Credits

3

Domestic fees

$537.76

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. International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees. Exact cost will be calculated upon completion of registration.
  3. Due the intensive nature of this course it is recommended that students have completed at least English 12 or COMM 1103 to be successful. HYBRID: This course will be offered 50% in person - on campus and 50% synchronously online. ***Please note that the first class will be held on campus*** The instructor will provide class details in the course outline.
Status

CRN 59422

Duration

Tue Apr 09 - Sat May 18 (6 weeks)

  • 6 weeks
  • CRN 59422
  • Domestic fees $510.65
    International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees.
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 09 - May 18 N/A N/A Online
Instructor

Kathy Nolan

Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.

Credits

3

Domestic fees

$510.65

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. International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees. Exact cost will be calculated upon completion of registration.
  4. Due the intensive nature of this course it is recommended that students have completed at least English 12 or COMM 1103 to be successful. Students must submit email 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. Frequent contributions to asynchronous (not real time) online discussions is required to achieve a passing final grade. 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 this page for other currently available offerings or subscribe to receive email updates.

CRN 68251

Duration

Tue Apr 09 - Sat May 18 (6 weeks)

  • 6 weeks
  • CRN 68251
  • Domestic fees $510.65
    International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees.
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 09 - May 18 N/A N/A Online
Instructor

Mark Giltrow

Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.

Credits

3

Domestic fees

$510.65

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. International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees. Exact cost will be calculated upon completion of registration.
  4. Due the intensive nature of this course it is recommended that students have completed at least English 12 or COMM 1103 to be successful. Students must submit email 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. Frequent contributions to asynchronous (not real time) online discussions is required to achieve a passing final grade. 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 and Full

This course offering is in progress and full. Please check this page for other currently available offerings or subscribe to receive email updates.

Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of the course students will be able to:

Leadership Processes, Models, and Theories

  • Describe the meaning of leadership, by comparing the common leadership myths with the known leadership facts.
  • Critique and apply the interactional framework for analyzing leadership.
  • Investigate how the AOR model enhances leadership development and the role of perception in the AOR model.
  • Apply reflection to the analysis of leadership development and predict how leadership constructs can be used in your future behavior.
  • Select appropriate actions for your first three months as a leader by focusing on methods that enhance opportunities for you to learn from your experiences.
  • Describe ways of building effective relationships with superiors and peers, that culminates in the design of a structured a development planning process.
  • Identify barriers to personal change and strategies for facilitating and supporting change.

Leadership Behaviours, Attributes, and Characteristics

  • Distinguish between power and influence by categorizing the different sources and types of power and by clarifying the various types of influence tactics.
  • Describe why values, ethics, and character are important for effective leaders by analyzing your leadership experiences within the frameworks the authentic and servant models.
  • Investigate the importance of individual personality traits, emotional intelligence, and cognitive intelligence in leadership.
  • Discuss the various studies of leadership behavior, utilizing the leadership pipeline.
  • Illustrate the importance of community leadership behaviors.
  • Assess leadership behaviors using a variety of measurement including the multi-rater feedback instruments.
  • Discuss how to build credibility, communicate effectively, listen actively, and analyze others' nonverbal behaviours.
  • Assert your leadership, by conducting a productive meeting, managing stress effectively, utilizing the progressive problem-solving steps and applying creativity in leadership endeavours.

Effective as of Fall 2023

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