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BUSA 7250 - Management Skills and Applications

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. All PTS classes are being delivered in an online format unless you are notified otherwise.

Course Details

The course provides an overview of the basic skills of a manager and applies these skills through a series of projects and case studies. It examines the evolution of management and the organizational culture and environment. It also teaches the decision-making skills and the skills involved in planning, organizing, leading and controlling, including planning and facilitating change, teamwork, applying motivational techniques and effective communication.

Credits

3.0

Cost

$658.02 - $693.15 See individual course offerings below for actual costs.

Winter 2021

Below are four offerings of this course for the Winter 2021 term.

CRN 49497

Mon Jan 04 - Mon Mar 29 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 04 - Mar 29 Mon 17:30 - 21:15 Online Delivery
See Notes below

Instructor

Olga Smeeth

Course Outline

Cost

$683.55

Notes

  1. No class on February 15
  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 this page for other currently available offerings or subscribe to receive email updates.

In Progress

CRN 49328

Tue Jan 05 - Sat Apr 03 13 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 05 - Apr 03 Online Delivery
See Notes below

Instructor

Christopher Gadsby

Course Outline

Cost

$683.15

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 71613

Tue Jan 05 - Sat Apr 03 13 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 05 - Apr 03 Online Delivery
See Notes below

Instructor

Leila Rahemtulla

Course Outline

Cost

$683.15

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 71615

Tue Jan 05 - Sat Apr 03 13 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 05 - Apr 03 Online Delivery
See Notes below

Instructor

Natalie Clark

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$683.15

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

Cancelled

Spring/Summer 2021

Below are four offerings of this course for the Spring/Summer 2021 term.

CRN 53948

Tue Apr 06 - Sat Jul 03 13 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 06 - Jul 03 Online Delivery
See Notes below

Instructor

Natalie Clark

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$658.02

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.

A portion of seats are temporarily held for domestic students. International students: this may impact your ability to register. Learn why.

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12 seats available as of Feb 25, 2021 11:53 pm (PST). Of these 12, 6 are currently reserved for domestic students only. Availability may change at any time.

CRN 64802

Tue Apr 13 - Tue Jul 06 13 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 13 - Jul 06 Tue 18:30 - 22:00 Online Delivery
See Notes below

Instructor

Kishore Anand

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$693.15

Notes

  1. Students MUST attend all classes Your instructor may choose to structure this course using the entire scheduled time for synchronous delivery, or use a mix of synchronous and asynchronous, or choose primarily an asynchronous delivery structure where you are not required to be in attendance at the scheduled time every week. Regardless of the structure, you are required to be available at all scheduled course days and times, at the instructor’s discretion, for the entire duration of the course. Your instructor will advise you in the first week of class about the structure of your course.
  2. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.

A portion of seats are temporarily held for domestic students. International students: this may impact your ability to register. Learn why.

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20 seats available as of Feb 25, 2021 11:53 pm (PST). Of these 20, 14 are currently reserved for domestic students only. Availability may change at any time.

CRN 57923

Tue Apr 27 - Sat Jul 24 13 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 27 - Jul 24 Online Delivery
See Notes below

Instructor

Christopher Gadsby

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$658.02

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.

A portion of seats are temporarily held for domestic students. International students: this may impact your ability to register. Learn why.

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15 seats available as of Feb 25, 2021 11:53 pm (PST). Of these 15, 10 are currently reserved for domestic students only. Availability may change at any time.

CRN 28625

Tue Apr 06 - Sat Jul 03 13 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 06 - Jul 03 Online Delivery
See Notes below

Instructor

Christopher Gadsby

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$658.02

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 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:

  • Discuss the continuing evolution of management concepts, roles and philosophies.
  • Maximize individual and organizational effectiveness within the organizational culture and environment.
    • Describe how organizational culture and environment enhance or constrain the role of a manager.
    • Develop methods for overcoming or coping with cultural and environmental constraints.
    • Recognize the impact of cultural diversity on day-to-day operations of the organization.
  • Use a variety of decision-making models to maximize team performance.
    • Apply a disciplined approach to decision making.
    • Utilize creating decision making.
    • Utilize individual or group decision making as appropriate.
    • Appreciate the impact of decisions on others within and beyond the organization.
  • Use planning skills to manage work of self and others within the organization.
    • Recognize the importance of planning.
    • Use planning tools to implement organizational plans.
    • Apply time-management strategies.
    • Plan and conduct effective meetings.
  • Maximize organizational and individual performance through the structuring of organizational, departments and jobs.
    • Describe how structural contingencies affect individual and group behavior.
  • Explain how the effective acquisition and management of human resources can lead to optimum individual performance.
  • Plan and facilitate change proactively.
    • Critically examine change theories and principles.
    • Describe the process of facilitating and managing change.
    • Selectively apply change strategies.
  • Use performance monitoring mechanisms to ensure organizational goals are met.
    • Select appropriate mechanisms.
    • Adapt mechanisms to specific work environments.
    • Apply quality management techniques to facilitate improved performance.
  • Perform effectively in teams.
    • Describe group structure and stages of group development.
    • Differentiate between teams and groups.
    • Assess own performance in teams.
    • Adopt behavior necessary for optimum team performance.
  • Use the appropriate leadership style for given situations.
    • Critically examine leadership theories.
    • Recognize own existing leadership style with it s strengths and limitations.
    • Critically analyze situations and select appropriate leadership style.
    • 'Flex' own leadership style to meet the requirements of given situations and to optimize team performance.

Effective as of Fall 2003

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Books & Supplies

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

Winter 2021

Books for Winter 2021 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
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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
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Spring/Summer 2021

No information on books is currently available for Spring/Summer 2021 offerings of this course.

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