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Management Skills and Applications BUSA 7250

Business Administration Course

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

Cost

$685.03 - $710.87 See individual course offerings below for actual costs.

Course offerings

Fall 2022

Below are three offerings of BUSA 7250 for the Fall 2022 term.

CRN 31657

Duration

Tue Sep 06 - Sat Dec 03 (13 weeks)

  • 13 weeks
  • CRN 31657
  • $685.03
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 06 - Dec 03 N/A N/A Online
Instructor

Leila Rahemtulla

Course outline

View

Credits

3

Cost

$685.03

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.
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 32074

Duration

Tue Sep 06 - Sat Dec 03 (13 weeks)

  • 13 weeks
  • CRN 32074
  • $685.03
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 06 - Dec 03 N/A N/A Online
Instructor

Christopher Gadsby

Course outline

View

Credits

3

Cost

$685.03

Important information
  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. 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.
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 43370

Duration

Tue Sep 06 - Sat Dec 03 (13 weeks)

  • 13 weeks
  • CRN 43370
  • $685.03
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 06 - Dec 03 N/A N/A Online
Instructor

Christopher Gadsby

Course outline

View

Credits

3

Cost

$685.03

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. 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.
Status

In Progress

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

Winter 2023

Below are four offerings of BUSA 7250 for the Winter 2023 term.

CRN 49328

Duration

Wed Jan 04 - Sat Apr 01 (13 weeks)

  • 13 weeks
  • CRN 49328
  • $710.70
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 04 - Apr 01 N/A N/A Online
Instructor

Christopher Gadsby

Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.

Credits

3

Cost

$710.70

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 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 71613

Duration

Wed Jan 04 - Sat Apr 01 (13 weeks)

  • 13 weeks
  • CRN 71613
  • $710.70
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 04 - Apr 01 N/A N/A Online
Instructor

Leila Rahemtulla

Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.

Credits

3

Cost

$710.70

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 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 71622

Duration

Wed Jan 04 - Sat Apr 01 (13 weeks)

  • 13 weeks
  • CRN 71622
  • $710.70
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 04 - Apr 01 N/A N/A Online
Instructor

Pierre Matthee

Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.

Credits

3

Cost

$710.70

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 provide e-mail address at time of registration.
Status

CRN 49497

Duration

Mon Jan 09 - Mon Apr 03 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 49497
  • $710.87
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 09 - Apr 03 Mon 17:30 - 21:15 Downtown DTC Rm. 472
Instructor

Olga Smeeth

Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.

Credits

3

Cost

$710.87

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 class on February 20
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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