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BUSA 2205 - Entrepreneurial Management

Business Administration Part-time Studies Course

School of Business

Course Details

This course is designed to provide professionals and small business owners with the skills to successfully manage their own businesses. In our rapidly changing economy, many individuals now offer their services on a contract basis. Success in this "new economy" will be significantly improved through the acquisition of the entrepreneurial skills developed. Students will develop essential skills in evaluating entrepreneurship opportunities and business processes relevant to the Canadian environment, including the development of a comprehensive business plan.

Credits

3.0

Cost

$485.06 - $502.66 See individual course offerings below for actual costs.

Fall 2019

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

CRN 40010

Tue Sep 03 - Sat Nov 23 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 03 - Nov 23 Online

Instructor

Kishore Anand

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$485.06

Notes

  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. Students must sign in on the first day of class. To be successful in our 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. Please check back next term or subscribe to receive email updates.

In Progress

CRN 32057

Mon Sep 09 - Mon Dec 09 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 09 - Dec 09 Mon 17:30 - 20:30 DTC Rm. 820

Instructor

Deborah Motilewa

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$485.06

Notes

  1. No class Monday October 14 and Nov 11

This course offering is in progress and full. Please check back next term or subscribe to receive email updates.

In Progress and Full

Winter 2020

Below are three offerings of this course for the Winter 2020 term.

CRN 85378

Mon Jan 06 - Mon Mar 30 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 06 - Mar 30 Mon 18:30 - 21:30 BBY SE06 Rm. 208

Instructor

Kenneth Eng

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$502.66

Notes

  1. No classes on February 17

This course offering is full. Please check back next term or subscribe to receive email updates.

Full

CRN 80836

Tue Jan 07 - Sat Mar 28 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 07 - Mar 28 Online

Instructor

Arthur Docherty

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$494.09

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. 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 full. Please check back next term or subscribe to receive email updates.

Full

CRN 17859

Wed Jan 08 - Wed Mar 25 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 08 - Mar 25 Wed 17:30 - 20:30 DTC Rm. 820

Instructor

Deborah Motilewa

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$494.09

This course offering is full. Please check back next term or subscribe to receive email updates.

Full

Learning Outcomes

The primary purpose of this course is to provide students with an understanding of the requirements for success as an entrepreneur and to provide them with the tools to achieve that success. . Upon successful completion of this course, student will be able to:

  • Assess own entrepreneurial potential and the requirements of entrepreneurship.
  • Investigate the dynamics of a new venture start-up and development process; buying an existing business; or franchising.
  • Evaluate the importance of the business plan, its role in showing viability, providing direction and obtaining financing.
  • Develop a comprehensive and appropriately formatted business plan to address the significant aspects of running a business.
  • Articulate fundamentals of Canadian business and to show the role of entrepreneurs in Canada.
  • Plan for the challenges and opportunities for entrepreneurs in the Canadian environment.

Effective as of Winter 2017

Programs and courses are subject to change without notice.

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