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BUSA 3105 - Leadership 1 - People Skills

Business Administration Part-time Studies Course

School of Business

Course Details

A dynamic course for new or aspiring supervisors. Students develop strong interpersonal skills and increase their awareness of the importance of people skills in today's organizations. Students develop critical core inter-personal skills along with individual performance through group interactions, role playing, lectures and practice sessions.

Credits

3.0

Cost

$484.40

Winter 2019

Below is one offering of this course for the Winter 2019 term.

CRN 41374

Mon Feb 25 - Fri Mar 01 5 Days

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Feb 25 - Mar 01 Mon - Fri 09:00 - 17:00 DTC Rm. 830

Instructor

David LeBlanc

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$484.40

Notes

  1. Due to the intensive and interactive nature of this course students are required to attend all classes

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

Full

Spring/Summer 2019

Below are two offerings of this course for the Spring/Summer 2019 term.

CRN 59422

Tue Apr 09 - Sat May 11 5 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 09 - May 11 Online

Instructor

Kathy Nolan

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$484.40

Notes

  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. Due the intensive nature of this course it is recommended that students have completed at least English 12 or COMM 1103 to be successful. 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.

CRN 26149

Sat May 25 - Sat Jun 22 5 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
May 25 - Jun 22 Sat 09:00 - 16:15 DTC Rm. 794

Instructor

Teresa Comey

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$484.40

Notes

  1. Due the intensive nature of this course it is recommended that students have completed at least English 12 or COMM 1103 to be successful.

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, the student will be able to:

  • Describe the importance of the engagement in continuous learning to leadership.
  • Describe the importance of self- awareness and confidence to leadership effectiveness.
  • Describe the importance of and demonstrate the ability to engage in reflection.
  • Relate ethics and values to leadership effectiveness.
  • Explore the relationship of charisma to leadership.
  • Develop strategies to enhance resilience and encourage optimism.
  • Describe a model of emotional intelligence and its application to leadership.
  • Explain the influence of assumptions, perceptions and mental models on leadership effectiveness.
  • Demonstrate critical thinking skills.
  • Describe the significance of and strategies for networking.
  • Describe their individual response to conflict.
  • Acquire strategies to enhance conflict competence.
  • Increase awareness and appreciation of diversity.
  • Describe how to give effective feedback.
  • Describe and demonstrate the written communication skills fundamental to leadership effectiveness.
  • Distinguish between dialogue, debate and discussion.
  • Develop goal setting strategies.
  • Identify barriers to personal productivity and strategies to address the identified barriers.
  • Describe select theories of change.
  • Identify barriers to personal change and strategies for facilitating and supporting change.

Effective as of Winter 2017

Related Programs

BUSA 3105 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Business

  1. Business Administration
    Part-time/Distance & Online Learning   Associate Certificate
  2. Business Management
    Part-time   Certificate
  3. Fire Executive Management
    Part-time/Distance & Online Learning   BCIT/Industry Partnership Certificate
  4. Leadership
    Part-time   Associate Certificate
  5. Leadership
    Part-time/Distance & Online Learning   Statement of Completion
  6. Long-term Care Facilities Management
    Part-time/Distance & Online Learning   Statement of Completion
  7. Project Management
    Part-time   Associate Certificate

Books & Supplies

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

Winter 2019

Books for Winter 2019 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.

Discovering The Leader In You (New & Revised)
Author Lee
Publisher Jossey
Copyright 2011
Binding Hardback
ISBN 978-0-47049-888-0
Price $61.50
Required

Spring/Summer 2019

No information on books is currently available for Spring/Summer 2019 offerings of this course.

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