Wilfrid Laurier University Undergraduate Academic Calendar - 2013/2014
Canadian Excellence

Business (Waterloo Campus)

BBA, Double degrees, Diploma programs:

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Faculty

Full-Time Faculty (Waterloo Campus)
Notes: BU Courses

Students not registered in Honours Business Administration (BBA) must obtain permission of the School to take courses in business administration (BU courses) other than BU111, BU121, BU127 and BU247.

For current business seminar courses and prerequisites, refer to the SBE Web site.

Course Offerings
Course # Title Credits
BU111 Understanding the Business Environment 0.5
BU121 Functional Areas of the Organization [1] 0.5
BU127 Introduction to Financial Accounting 0.5
BU205 Introduction to Applied Statistics 0.5
BU208 Interpersonal Communication 0.5
BU223 Fundamentals of Finance 0.5
BU227 Introduction to Financial Accounting 0.5
BU228 Management Skills 0.5
BU231 Business Law 0.5
BU233 Personal Finance 0.5
BU247 Managerial Accounting 0.5
BU255 Managerial Statistics 0.5
BU275 Business Decision Models 0.5
BU283 Financial Management I [2] 0.5
BU288 Organizational Behaviour I 0.5
BU311 Entrepreneurship and New Ventures 0.5
BU352 Introduction to Marketing Management 0.5
BU353 Introduction to Risk Management and Insurance 0.5
BU354 Human Resources Management 0.5
BU357 Taxation 0.5
BU362 Building and Managing Products, Services and Brands 0.5
BU383 Financial Management I 0.5
BU385 Operations Management I 0.5
BU387 Intermediate Accounting I 0.5
BU393 Financial Management II 0.5
BU395 Operations Management II 0.5
BU397 Intermediate Accounting II 0.5
BU398 Organizational Behaviour II 0.5
BU400 Advanced Equity Analysis I 0.5
BU403 Entrepreneurial Finance 0.5
BU405 Procurement and Supply Management 0.5
BU408 Recruitment and Selection 0.5
BU410 Advanced Equity Analysis II 0.5
BU411 Business Strategy for Sustainability 0.5
BU412 Services Marketing Management 0.5
BU413 Personal Financial Planning and Management 0.5
BU414 Occupational Health and Safety 0.5
BU415 Introduction to Management Information Systems 0.5
BU416 International Finance and Accounting 0.5
BU417 Financial Statement Analysis 0.5
BU418 Strategic Human Resources Planning 0.5
BU419 Property and Liability Insurance Management 0.5
BU420 Retirement and Estate Planning 0.5
BU421 Managing the Family Enterprise 0.5
BU422 Marketing Research 0.5
BU423 Options, Futures and Swaps 0.5
BU427 Accounting Theory and Advanced Financial Reporting 0.5
BU429 Capital Market Issues in Property and Liability Insurance 0.5
BU432 Consumer Behaviour 0.5
BU433 Management of Financial Institutions 0.5
BU435 Supply Chain Management 0.5
BU440 New Venture Creation 0.5
BU443 International Financial Management 0.5
BU445 Information Systems for Supply Chain Management 0.5
BU447 Advanced Auditing 0.5
BU448 Strategic Compensation in Canada 0.5
BU449 Fixed Income Analysis 0.5
BU451 The Legal Environment of Business in Canada 0.5
BU452 Marketing Strategy 0.5
BU453 Working Capital Management 0.5
BU455 Transportation and Facilities Management 0.5
BU456 Computer Auditing and Control [3] 0.5
BU457 Financial Accounting Theory 0.5
BU461 Seminar in Business Policy 0.5
BU462 Business-to-Business Marketing 0.5
BU463 Advanced Corporate Finance 0.5
BU464 Labour Relations 0.5
BU466 Advanced Taxation 0.5
BU467 Advanced Management Accounting 0.5
BU468 Organizational Change and Development 0.5
BU469 Global Marketing Management 0.5
BU470 Brand Communication [4] 0.5
BU471 International Strategic Management 0.5
BU472 Marketing Communications 0.5
BU473 Investment Management 0.5
BU474 Training and Development 0.5
BU476 Accounting Information Systems 0.5
BU477 Auditing 0.5
BU479 High-Tech Marketing 0.5
BU480 Independent Research 0.5
BU481 Business Policy I 0.5
BU482 Sales Management 0.5
BU483 Life and Health Insurance 0.5
BU485 Environmental Management for Operations 0.5
BU486 Information Systems Development, Control and Audit 0.5
BU487 Advanced Accounting 0.5
BU488 Leadership 0.5
BU489 International Organizational Behaviour 0.5
BU490 Major Project 1.0
BU491 Business Policy II 0.5
BU492 Seminar in Marketing 0.5
BU493 Seminar in Finance 0.5
BU495 Seminar on Quantitative Business Analysis/Operations Management 0.5
BU496 Special Topics in Accounting 0.5
BU497 Seminar in Accounting 0.5
BU498 Seminar in Organizational Behaviour 0.5
BU499 Minor Project 0.25

Senate/Editorial Changes

Senate Deletion April 16, 2013: BU430 deleted; effective September 1, 2013.

  1. Senate Revision April 16, 2013: BU121 Description change; effective September 1, 2013.

  2. Senate Addition May 28, 2013: BU283 New course; effective September 1, 2013.

  3. Senate Revision April 16, 2013: BU456 Prerequisite change; effective September 1, 2013.

  4. Editorial Revision May 27, 2013: BU470 Exclusion deleted; effective immediately.