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BUSA 3105 - Leadership 1 - People Skills

Business Administration Part-time Studies Course

School of Business + Media

BCIT is planning for a substantial return to on-campus activity for the Winter 2022 term as informed by BC Provincial Health Officer guidelines. Refer to each course listing for details.

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

$504.07

Winter 2022

Below are three offerings of this course for the Winter 2022 term.

CRN 77276

Tue Jan 04 - Sat Feb 12 6 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 04 - Feb 12 Online

Instructor

Kathy Nolan

Course Outline

Cost

$504.07

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

In Progress and Full

CRN 88243

Tue Jan 04 - Sat Mar 26 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 04 - Mar 26 Online

Instructor

Teresa Comey

Course Outline

Cost

$504.07

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

In Progress

CRN 89813

Tue Jan 04 - Sat Mar 26 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 04 - Mar 26 Online

Instructor

Mark Giltrow

Course Outline

Cost

$504.07

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.shtm
  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

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 + Media

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

School of Health Sciences

  1. Advanced Safety Management
    Part-time/Distance & Online Learning   Certificate

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