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Management Skills and Applications BUSA 7250

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

The course provides an overview of the basic skills of a manager and applies these skills through a series of projects and case studies. It examines the evolution of management and the organizational culture and environment. It also teaches the decision-making skills and the skills involved in planning, organizing, leading and controlling, including planning and facilitating change, teamwork, applying motivational techniques and effective communication.

Prerequisite(s)

  • No prerequisites are required for this course.

Credits

3.0

Domestic fees

$711.07 - $751.93 See individual course offerings below for actual costs.

Course offerings

Winter 2024

Below are three offerings of BUSA 7250 for the Winter 2024 term.

CRN 49328

Duration

Wed Jan 03 - Sat Mar 30 (13 weeks)

  • 13 weeks
  • CRN 49328
  • Domestic fees $737.73
    International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees.
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 03 - Mar 30 N/A N/A Online
Instructor

Christopher Gadsby

Course outline

View

Credits

3

Domestic fees

$737.73

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. 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.

CRN 71622

Duration

Wed Jan 03 - Sat Mar 30 (13 weeks)

  • 13 weeks
  • CRN 71622
  • Domestic fees $737.73
    International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees.
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 03 - Mar 30 N/A N/A Online
Instructor

Pierre Matthee

Course outline

View

Credits

3

Domestic fees

$737.73

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. 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 49497

Duration

Thu Jan 04 - Thu Mar 28 (13 weeks)

  • 13 weeks
  • CRN 49497
  • Domestic fees $738.60
    International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees.
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 04 - Mar 28 Thu 17:30 - 21:00 Downtown DTC
Instructor

TBD

Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.

Credits

3

Domestic fees

$738.60

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. 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

Cancelled

This course offering has been cancelled. Please check this page for other currently available offerings or subscribe to receive email updates.

Spring/Summer 2024

Below are four offerings of BUSA 7250 for the Spring/Summer 2024 term.

CRN 28625

Duration

Tue Apr 09 - Sat Jul 06 (13 weeks)

  • 13 weeks
  • CRN 28625
  • Domestic fees $711.07
    International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees.
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 09 - Jul 06 N/A N/A Online
Instructor

Christopher Gadsby

Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.

Credits

3

Domestic fees

$711.07

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. 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

CRN 53948

Duration

Tue Apr 09 - Sat Jul 06 (13 weeks)

  • 13 weeks
  • CRN 53948
  • Domestic fees $711.07
    International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees.
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 09 - Jul 06 N/A N/A Online
Instructor

Natalie Clark

Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.

Credits

3

Domestic fees

$711.07

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. 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

CRN 57923

Duration

Tue Apr 09 - Sat Jul 06 (13 weeks)

  • 13 weeks
  • CRN 57923
  • Domestic fees $711.07
    International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees.
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 09 - Jul 06 N/A N/A Online
Instructor

Christopher Gadsby

Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.

Credits

3

Domestic fees

$711.07

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. 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

CRN 64802

Duration

Tue Apr 09 - Tue Jul 02 (13 weeks)

  • 13 weeks
  • CRN 64802
  • Domestic fees $751.93
    International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees.
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 09 - Jul 02 Tue 18:30 - 22:00 Burnaby SE06 Rm. 202
Instructor

Kishore Anand

Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.

Credits

3

Domestic fees

$751.93

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. Students MUST attend all classes ** 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

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion, the student will be able to:

  • Understand the continuing evolution of management concepts, roles, and philosophies.
    • Identify some major advantages and challenges faced by the 21st century manager.
    • Apply Ethical behaviour in the workplace.
    • Identify responsibilities that organizations have to society.
  • Maximize individual and organizational effectiveness within the organizational culture and environment.
    • Lead organizations to create value for society.
    • Understand the essentials of global management and cultural diversity.
    • Identify the characteristics of entrepreneurship.
  • Use planning and controlling skills to make informed decisions, solve problems and explore potential opportunities.
    • Understand and apply essential planning processes and techniques.
    • Apply control processes and systems.
    • Implement strategic management skills.
  • Maximize organizational and individual performance through the structuring of organizational, departments, and jobs.
    • Describe how structural contingencies affect individual and group behavior.
    • Identify and understand the impact of organizational culture.
    • Plan and facilitate change proactively.
    • Identify alternative change strategies and types of resistance to change found in organizations.
    • Explain how the strategic management of human resources can lead to optimum individual performance.
  • ​Develop skills to reach full leadership potential.
    • Identify how situational contingencies impact leadership effectiveness.
    • Understand individual differences in perceptions, personalities, attitudes and emotions.
    • Explain how individual needs motivate behaviour.
    • Understand the motivational implications of job designs and work schedules.
    • Apply group behaviour concepts to achieve team outcomes.
    • Identify ways of improving collaboration through communication.​

Effective as of Fall 2022

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