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BUSA 7800 - Management Strategy

Business Administration Part-time Studies Course

School of Business

Course Details

This capstone integrative course is designed to dramatically improve the quality of student decision-making in a time sensitive global environment. Enables students to utilize the principles of strategic management enhanced by contemporary new analytical concepts. Simulates real-world decisions via team case studies and the applications of management decision support systems.

Prerequisite(s)

Acceptance into the Bachelor of Business Administration program.

Credits

4.0

Cost

$805.39 - $820.66 See individual course offerings below for actual costs.

Fall 2019

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

CRN 42438

Tue Sep 03 - Tue Dec 10 15 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 03 - Dec 10 Tue 18:00 - 21:30 BBY SE06 Rm. 208

Instructor

Shauna Begley

Course Outline

Cost

$805.39

Notes

  1. Departmental approval needed
  2. Course registration is restricted to students registered in the Bachelor of Business Administration program. Students requiring course approval, please call the BBA Program Administrator at 604-432-8609. Please note that this course is a prerequisite for ORGB 8600.

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

In Progress

CRN 43555

Thu Sep 05 - Thu Dec 12 15 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 05 - Dec 12 Thu 18:00 - 21:30 BBY SW01 Rm. 3170

Instructor

Vince Laxton

Course Outline

Cost

$805.39

Notes

  1. Departmental approval needed
  2. Course registration is restricted to students registered in the Bachelor of Business Administration Program. BBA students requiring course approval, please call the Degree Programs Administrator at 604-432-8609. Please note that this course is a prerequisite for ORGB 8600.

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

In Progress and Full

Winter 2020

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

CRN 83085

Tue Jan 07 - Tue Apr 14 15 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 07 - Apr 14 Tue 18:00 - 21:30 BBY SW01 Rm. 2024

Instructor

Shauna Begley

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$820.66

Notes

  1. Departmental approval needed
  2. Enrollment is restricted to students accepted into the Bachelor of Business Administration Degree Program. Registration approval is automatically given upon full acceptance into the part-time program.

CRN 82862

Thu Jan 09 - Thu Apr 16 15 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 09 - Apr 16 Thu 18:00 - 21:30 BBY SW01 Rm. 2024

Instructor

Vince Laxton

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$820.66

Notes

  1. Departmental approval needed
  2. Enrollment is restricted to students accepted into the Bachelor of Business Administration Degree Program. Registration approval is automatically given upon full acceptance into the part-time program.

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course the student will be able to:

  • Integrate related disciplines and skills in a time sensitive decision-making environment.
  • Apply strategic management techniques to specific public and private sector organizations, thus effecting desired changes within a comprehensive, responsive management system.
  • Adapt various decision tools to case studies and projects (i.e., Value Chain Analysis, Economic Value Added, Shareholder Value Analysis, standard financial statement analysis).
  • Apply strategic theories to business examples.
  • Analyse business problems using a structured decision model.
  • Recommend solutions to business problems.
  • Identify implementation issues when developing a solution to a business problem.
  • Apply the principles of Sustainable Competitive Advantage to business situations.
  • Analyze the competitive global economy (culture, politics, technology, economy) and relate the conclusions to various business situations.
  • Apply Strategic Repositioning and Organizational Adaptation to business situations.
  • Adapt the principles and skills from the program to form a comprehensive view of necessary management skills which successful managers will need for the future.

Effective as of Fall 2015

Programs and courses are subject to change without notice.

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