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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.


Acceptance into the Bachelor of Business Administration program.





Winter 2019

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

CRN 83085

Tue Jan 08 - Tue Apr 16 15 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 08 - Apr 16 Tue 18:00 - 21:30 BBY NE01 Rm. 404


Shauna Begley

Course Outline




  1. Departmental approval needed
  2. Course registration is restricted to students registered in the Bachelor of Business Administration program. Students requiring course approval should 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 and full. Please check back next term or subscribe to receive email updates.

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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

Related Programs

BUSA 7800 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Business

  1. Bachelor of Business Administration
    Full-time/Part-time   Bachelor of Business Administration

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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 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.

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Strategic Management/Cases In Strategic Management (Bundle)
Author Dess/Beamish
Copyright 2015
Binding Packaged & Collated
ISBN 978-1-25945-565-0
Price $221.50


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