Information amended, effective Spetember 1, 2016.
The University Certificate in Management Foundations is designed to provide students with a foundational knowledge in business management. As such, there are no prerequisites for the required courses in this certificate. This structure will appeal to a broad student body.
Students holding a Bachelor of Administration, Bachelor of Commerce, or a similar degree, may not enrol in the University Certificate in Management Foundations.
Transfer Credit completed more than 10 years ago in the following disciplines at the senior (300/400) level will not receive credit: ACCT, MGSC, LGST, MKTG, FNCE and TAXX. If you are currently working in the field and provide evidence of work being completed, this restriction will be waived.
|Total credits in the program||30|
|Residency requirement. A minimum of 15 credits must be obtained through Athabasca University.||15|
|Maximum Prior Learning Assessment and Recognition (PLAR) credits||6|
|Required Courses (24 credits)|
|ADMN 232||Introduction to Management||(3)|
|ADMN 233||Writing in Organizations||(3)|
|ECOM 320||Overview of e-Commerce||(3)|
|MGSC 301|| Statistics for Business and Economics I*
|MATH 215|| Introduction to Statistics
|MATH 216||Computer-oriented Approach to Statistics|
|PHIL 252|| Critical Thinking
|PHIL 337||Business Ethics|
Options (6 credits)
|1.||Senior (300/400) level Business and Administrative Studies credits||(3)|
|2.||Non "Business and Administrative Studies" credits at any level||(3)|
|Students who plan to obtain the Bachelor of Management degree are advised to choose their non "Business and Administrative Studies" course at the senior (300/400) level and to choose the Communications course relevant to the degree regulations they will be following.|
Information effective Sept. 1, 2016 to Aug. 31, 2017.
Updated September 05 2017 by laurab