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BUSA 2005 - Principles of Management

Business Administration Part-time Studies Course

School of Business + Media

To support you and your education, BCIT is adapting applied learning in formats appropriate to the unfolding global situation. Spring and Summer PTS classes are being delivered in an online format unless you are notified otherwise.

Course Details

Presents both traditional and contemporary perspectives of modern management examining management and management roles in teams, projects, departments and the organization as a whole. Strategic planning, operational planning, leading, organizing and controlling for performance will be addressed. Through actual business scenarios, cases and exercises, participants gain experience in decision-making and applying theory to real world organizations.

Credits

4.0

Cost

$604.37 - $614.97 See individual course offerings below for actual costs.

Spring/Summer 2020

Below are 10 offerings of this course for the Spring/Summer 2020 term.

CRN 66575

Mon Apr 06 - Mon Jul 13 13 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 06 - Jul 13 Mon 18:00 - 21:30 BBY Online Delivery

Instructor

Glenn Graham

Course Outline

Cost

$612.94

Notes

  1. No class on April 13 and May 18 Please be advised that Field School courses can be used as electives in many PTS business programs. International Summer 2020 Field School is open for domestic and international students and will be offered in Japan, Austria and Italy, and Belgium and Netherlands. Tuition fee for international students is the same as for domestic. Scholarships are available. Please contact BCIT Business Global Relations for more information sobiep@bcit.ca

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

In Progress

CRN 26294

Tue Apr 07 - Sat Jul 04 13 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 07 - Jul 04 Online

Instructor

Cheryl Bell-Gadsby

Course Outline

Cost

$604.37

Notes

  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. 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
  3. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.

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

In Progress and Full

CRN 54918

Tue Apr 07 - Sat Jul 04 13 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 07 - Jul 04 Online

Instructor

Cheryl Bell-Gadsby

Course Outline

Cost

$604.37

Notes

  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. 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
  3. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.

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

In Progress

CRN 66551

Tue Apr 07 - Sat Jul 04 13 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 07 - Jul 04 Online

Instructor

Mark Giltrow

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$604.37

Notes

  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. 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
  3. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.

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

In Progress

CRN 66552

Tue Apr 07 - Sat Jul 04 13 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 07 - Jul 04 Online

Instructor

Mark Giltrow

Course Outline

Cost

$604.37

Notes

  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. 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
  3. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.

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

In Progress

CRN 23448

Wed Apr 08 - Wed Jul 08 13 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 08 - Jul 08 Wed 17:30 - 21:00 DTC Online Delivery

Instructor

Dawne Bringeland

Course Outline

Cost

$604.37

Notes

  1. No classes on July 1

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

In Progress and Full

CRN 23449

Wed Apr 08 - Wed Jul 15 13 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 08 - Jul 15 Wed 18:00 - 21:30 BBY Online Delivery

Instructor

Tim Carson

Course Outline

Cost

$612.94

Notes

  1. No classes on May 20 and July 1

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

In Progress

CRN 56762

Tue May 05 - Tue Aug 11 15 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
May 05 - Aug 11 Tue 08:30 - 11:30 BBY Online Delivery

Instructor

Ken Eng

Course Outline

Cost

$612.94

Notes

  1. Please note that this section is part of the Business Fundamentals (BFUN) Program (www.bcit.ca/study/programs/7985acert). As this is the case, the course will be taught in a way that accommodates the needs of English Language Learners.

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

In Progress

CRN 58326

Tue May 05 - Tue Aug 11 15 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
May 05 - Aug 11 Tue 13:30 - 16:20 BBY Online Delivery

Instructor

Ken Eng

Course Outline

Cost

$612.94

Notes

  1. Please note that this section is part of the Business Fundamentals (BFUN) Program (www.bcit.ca/study/programs/7985acert). As this is the case, the course will be taught in a way that accommodates the needs of English Language Learners. .

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

In Progress and Full

CRN 62000

Tue Jun 02 - Sat Jul 18 7 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jun 02 - Jul 18 Online

Instructor

Kishore Anand

Course Outline

Cost

$604.37

Notes

  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. Students must log in on the first day learn.bcit.ca Please note that this is a condensed version of the course. To be successful in our condensed online courses, plan to spend more than 7-10 hours per course each week on your studies, starting Week 1. Students must submit e-mail address when registering. 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.

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

In Progress and Full

Fall 2020

Below are 13 offerings of this course for the Fall 2020 term.

CRN 31329

Tue Sep 08 - Tue Dec 01 13 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 08 - Dec 01 Tue 09:00 - 12:20 BBY Online Delivery

Instructor

Deacon Devlin

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$614.97

Notes

  1. Departmental approval needed
  2. To request registration, please select BFUN on the waitlist found at https://sobptswaitlist.bcitsitecentre.ca/. This section is part of the Business Fundamentals (BFUN) Program (www.bcit.ca/study/programs/7985acert). As this is the case, the course will be taught in a way that accommodates the needs of English Language Learners. If you have any questions, please contact the Program Assistant, Sarah Chanway at schanway@bcit.ca. Students are advised to log in to the Learning Hub (https://id.bcit.ca/my.policy), find the course shell, and look for important course information under their “News” feed on Tuesday, September 8th at 9:00am. Students are advised to log in to the Learning Hub (https://id.bcit.ca/my.policy), find the course shell, and look for important course information under their “News” feed on Tuesday, September 8th at 9:00am.

CRN 31308

Tue Sep 08 - Tue Dec 01 13 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 08 - Dec 01 Tue 18:30 - 22:00 DTC Online Delivery

Instructor

Glenn Graham

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$604.97

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

Full

CRN 31771

Tue Sep 08 - Sat Dec 05 13 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 08 - Dec 05 Online

Instructor

Cheryl Bell-Gadsby

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$604.57

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.

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

Full

CRN 36141

Tue Sep 08 - Sat Dec 05 13 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 08 - Dec 05 Online

Instructor

Kishore Anand

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$604.57

Notes

  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. Students must sign in on the first day of class. To be successful in our condensed online courses, plan to spend more than 7-10 hours per course each week on your studies, starting Week 1. Students must submit e-mail address when registering. 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.

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

Full

CRN 46305

Tue Sep 08 - Sat Dec 05 13 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 08 - Dec 05 Online

Instructor

Cheryl Bell-Gadsby

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$604.57

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.

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

Full

CRN 46434

Tue Sep 08 - Sat Dec 05 13 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 08 - Dec 05 Online

Instructor

Dennis MacDougall-Purnell

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$604.57

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.

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

Full

CRN 46931

Tue Sep 08 - Tue Dec 01 13 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 08 - Dec 01 Tue 18:00 - 21:30 DTC Online Delivery

Instructor

Caroline Depatie

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$604.97

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

Full

CRN 47064

Tue Sep 08 - Sat Dec 05 13 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 08 - Dec 05 Online

Instructor

Iren Heder

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$604.57

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.

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

Full

CRN 36433

Wed Sep 09 - Wed Dec 09 13 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 09 - Dec 09 Wed 18:00 - 21:30 BBY Online Delivery

Instructor

Deacon Devlin

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$614.97

Notes

  1. No class on Wednesday November 11 Students are advised to log in to the Learning Hub (https://id.bcit.ca/my.policy), find the course shell, and look for important course information under their “News” feed on Wednesday, September 9th at 6:00pm.

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

Full

CRN 42228

Wed Sep 09 - Wed Dec 09 13 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 09 - Dec 09 Wed 12:30 - 16:00 DTC Online Delivery

Instructor

Kishore Anand

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$604.97

Notes

  1. No class on Wednesday November 11

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

Full

CRN 46345

Wed Sep 09 - Wed Dec 09 13 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 09 - Dec 09 Wed 18:00 - 21:30 BBY Online Delivery

Instructor

Glenn Graham

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$614.97

Notes

  1. No class on Wednesday November 11

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

Full

CRN 34509

Thu Sep 10 - Thu Dec 17 15 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 10 - Dec 17 Thu 09:30 - 12:20 BBY

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$614.97

Notes

  1. Departmental approval needed
  2. Departmental approval is obtained through adding your name to the waitlist at https://sobptswaitlist.bcitsitecentre.ca/ when it opens on June 17, 2020. If you have other questions regarding the course, please contact Sarah Chanway at schanway@bcit.ca Please note that this section is part of the Business Fundamentals (BFUN) Program (www.bcit.ca/study/programs/7985acert). As this is the case, the course will be taught in a way that accommodates the needs of English Language Learners. If you wish to register, please add your name to the waitlist: https://sobptswaitlist.bcitsitecentre.ca/.

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

Cancelled

CRN 33243

Mon Sep 14 - Mon Dec 14 13 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 14 - Dec 14 Mon 18:30 - 22:00 BBY Online Delivery

Instructor

Heidi Bachert-Burke

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$614.97

Notes

  1. No classes on October 12

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

Full

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of the course, the student will be able to:

  • Describe the changing role and functions of management in business.
  • Critically evaluate the role of managers in today's business.
  • Assess the impacts of alternative management approaches on an organization.
  • Analyze and evaluate business situations involving management issues and develop appropriate responses to improve the situation by:
    • Researching and interpreting business situations
    • Applying commonly used models and methodologies for analysis
    • Developing appropriate alternatives and solutions
    • Presenting recommendations and an action plan.
  • Apply a decision-making methodology to improve the quality of management decisions.
  • Work effectively as a team member.
  • Make effective verbal and written presentations.

Effective as of Fall 2003

Related Programs

BUSA 2005 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Business + Media

  1. Accounting
    Part-time   Diploma
  2. Advanced Marketing Management
    Part-time   Certificate
  3. Business Administration
    Part-time/Distance & Online Learning   Associate Certificate
  4. Business Administration (General Option)
    Part-time   Diploma
  5. Business Administration (Global Studies Option)
    Part-time   Diploma
  6. Business Administration (Human Resources Option)
    Part-time   Diploma
  7. Business Administration (Management Option)
    Part-time   Diploma
  8. Business Administration (Marketing Option)
    Part-time   Diploma
  9. Business Management
    Part-time   Certificate
  10. Finance
    Part-time   Diploma
  11. Financial Management (Finance Option)
    Part-time   Certificate
  12. Financial Management (Professional Accounting Option)
    Part-time   Certificate
  13. Financial Planning
    Part-time   Diploma
  14. Fire Executive Management
    Part-time/Distance & Online Learning   BCIT/Industry Partnership Certificate
  15. Global Business Studies
    Part-time   Certificate
  16. Human Resource Management
    Part-time   Certificate
  17. International Trade and Transportation Logistics
    Part-time   Certificate
  18. Leadership
    Part-time   Associate Certificate
  19. Marketing Management (Marketing Communications Option)
    Part-time   Certificate
  20. Marketing Management
    Part-time   Certificate
  21. Marketing Management (Professional Sales Option)
    Part-time   Certificate
  22. Operations Management (Facilities Management Option)
    Part-time   Certificate
  23. Operations Management (Management Engineering Option)
    Part-time   Certificate
  24. Operations Management (Materials Management Option)
    Part-time   Certificate

Books & Supplies

The BCIT bookstore carries textbooks, general reference books, software, and stationery. Please visit bcit.ca/bookstore for more information.

Spring/Summer 2020

Books for Spring/Summer 2020 offerings of this course are available in the following BCIT online bookstores. Please choose the bookstore appropriate for the offering you are considering.

BCIT Downtown Campus Bookstore

If you are taking this course at the BCIT Downtown Campus (DTC), please purchase books for this course at the BCIT Downtown Campus Bookstore.

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Cei Digital: Mindtap For Mgmt, 3Rd Ce (12 M Access)
Author Williams
Publisher Nel
Binding Digital Version
ISBN 978-0-17679-708-9
Price $89.50
Choose One

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Mgmt, 3Rd Ed With Mindtap Access Card (12 Months) Pkg
Author Williams
Publisher Nel
Copyright 2018
Binding Kit/Set/Package
ISBN 978-0-17682-330-6
Price $104.95
Choose One

BCIT Distance & Online Learning Bookstore

If you are taking this course through either Distance Education or Online Learning, please purchase books for this course at the BCIT Distance & Online Learning Bookstore.

Image not available
Cei Digital: Mindtap For Mgmt, 3Rd Ce (12 M Access)
Author Williams
Publisher Nel
Binding Digital Version
ISBN 978-0-17679-708-9
Price $89.50
Choose One

Mgmt, 3Rd Ed With Mindtap Access Card (12 Months) Pkg
Author Williams
Publisher Nel
Copyright 2018
Binding Kit/Set/Package
ISBN 978-0-17682-330-6
Price $104.95
Choose One

Fall 2020

Books for Fall 2020 offerings of this course are available in the following BCIT online bookstores. Please choose the bookstore appropriate for the offering you are considering.

BCIT Burnaby Bookstore

If you are taking this course, but are not taking it through either Distance Education or Online Learning, nor at the BCIT Downtown Campus (DTC), please purchase books for this course at the BCIT Burnaby Bookstore.

Image not available
Cei Digital: Mindtap For Mgmt, 3Rd Ce (12 M Access)
Author Williams
Publisher Nel
Binding Digital Version
ISBN 978-0-17679-708-9
Price $89.50
Choose One

Mgmt, 3Rd Ed With Mindtap Access Card (12 Months) Pkg
Author Williams
Publisher Nel
Copyright 2018
Binding Kit/Set/Package
ISBN 978-0-17682-330-6
Price $104.95
Choose One

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