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CMGT 7605 - Industrial Relations

Construction Management - CMGT Part-time Studies Course

School of Construction and the Environment

BCIT is planning for a substantial return to on-campus activity for the fall 2021 term as informed by BC Public Health Officer guidelines. Refer to each course listing for details.

Course Details

Industrial relations will cover employment and collective bargaining legislation as well as maintenance of collective agreements and the management of industrial relations. The course will analyze employment standards legislation, the labour code, human rights, impact of collective bargaining / certification on organizational structure. The course will also look at negotiation, conflict management and team techniques. Students can expect to gain a solid understanding of what industrial relations is and why it is important to workers and management.

Prerequisite(s)

Acceptance into the Construction Management degree program or departmental approval.

Credits

2.5

Cost

$611.22

Fall 2021

Below is one offering of this course for the Fall 2021 term.

CRN 37352

Mon Sep 13 - Mon Nov 29 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 13 - Nov 29 Online

Instructor

Dean Palmer

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$611.22

Notes

  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. Textbook required. Please inquire at the BCIT bookstore or at www.bcitbookstore.ca/distance/ . This course is a WEB course. Instructions will be e-mailed to you prior to the class start date. Quizzes and final exams will be on Saturday mornings 10 am – noon: Quizzes: October 16 & November 13. Final exam: December 4, 2021

This course offering is in progress. 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:

  • Analyze how the employment standards act and the labour code impact the collective bargaining environment.
  • Identify the issues that are relevant to the certification process.
  • Explain the key components of negotiation that result in a successful collective agreement.
  • Assess the impact of marketplace conditions on collective bargaining.

Effective as of Fall 2010

Related Programs

CMGT 7605 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Construction and the Environment

  1. Construction Management
    Full-time/Part-time   Bachelor of Technology

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