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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

$475.00 - $480.71 See individual course offerings below for actual costs.

Spring/Summer 2018

Below are two offerings of this course for the Spring/Summer 2018 term.

CRN 63418

Tue Apr 10 - Sat Jun 30 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 10 - Jun 30 Online

Instructor

Arthur Docherty

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$475.00

Notes

  1. 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
  2. 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 65276

Mon May 28 - Mon Jul 09 6 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
May 28 - Jul 09 Mon/Wed 18:00 - 21:00 BBY SW03 Rm. 2620

Instructor

David Schulte

Course Outline

Cost

$480.71

Notes

  1. No classes on July 2.

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

Related Programs

BUSA 2205 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Business

  1. Advanced Business Management
    Part-time/Distance & Online Learning   Certificate
  2. Business Administration
    Part-time/Distance & Online Learning   Associate Certificate
  3. Business Administration (Management Option)
    Part-time   Diploma
  4. Business Management
    Part-time   Certificate
  5. Leadership
    Part-time   Associate Certificate
  6. Small Business Management
    Part-time/Distance & Online Learning   Statement of Completion

Books & Supplies

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

Spring/Summer 2018

Books for Spring/Summer 2018 offerings of this course are available in the following BCIT online bookstores. Please choose the bookstore appropriate for the offering you are considering.

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.

Canadian Entrepreneurship & Small Business Management with Connect with SmartBook COMBO
Author Wesley Balderson, Peter Mombourquette
Publisher McGraw-Hill Ryerson
Copyright 2018
Binding Paperback
ISBN 978-1-25925-684-4
Price $157.95
Required

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.

Canadian Entrepreneurship & Small Business Management with Connect with SmartBook COMBO
Author Wesley Balderson, Peter Mombourquette
Publisher McGraw-Hill Ryerson
Copyright 2018
Binding Paperback
ISBN 978-1-25925-684-4
Price $157.95
Required

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