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BUSA 1005 - Introduction to Business

Business Administration Part-time Studies Course

School of Business

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.

Credits

3.0

Cost

$485.06 - $493.63 See individual course offerings below for actual costs.

Fall 2019

Below are two offerings of this course for the Fall 2019 term.

CRN 31638

Tue Sep 03 - Sat Nov 23 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 03 - Nov 23 Online

Instructor

Ian Winter

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$485.06

Notes

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

CRN 31282

Tue Sep 10 - Tue Nov 26 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 10 - Nov 26 Tue 18:30 - 21:30 BBY SE06 Rm. 209

Instructor

Kishore Anand

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$493.63

Three seats remaining as of Jul 17, 2019 8:07 am PDT. Seats remaining may change at any time prior to registration and payment.

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

BUSA 1005 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Business

  1. E-commerce
    Part-time/Distance & Online Learning   Associate Certificate
  2. Graphic Communications Technology Management
    Full-time   Diploma
  3. Leadership
    Part-time   Associate Certificate
  4. Media Techniques for Business
    Part-time   Certificate

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