Wilfrid Laurier University Undergraduate Academic Calendar - 2007/2008
Canadian Excellence

Business

BBA, Double degrees, BBSc, Diploma programs:

Department Information on this page
Faculty

Full-Time Faculty
Notes: BU Courses

Students other than those registered in Honours Business Administration must obtain permission of the School to take courses in business administration except BU111, BU121, BU227 and BU247.

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

Course Offerings
Course # Title Credits
BU111 Introduction to Business Organization 0.5
BU115 Computer Concepts 0.5
BU121 Functional Areas of the Organization 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
BU229 Introduction to Marketing 0.5
BU231 Business Law 0.5
BU233 Personal Finance 0.5
BU237 Accounting 0.5
BU247 Managerial Accounting 0.5
BU255 Managerial Statistics 0.5
BU275 Business Decision Models 0.5
BU285 Introduction to Operations Management 0.5
BU288 Organizational Behaviour I 0.5
BU311 Business Management 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
BU402 E-Business Marketing 0.5
BU403 Entrepreneurial Finance 0.5
BU405 Procurement and Supply Management 0.5
BU408 Recruitment and Selection 0.5
BU412 Services Marketing Management 0.5
BU413 Personal Financial Planning and Management 0.5
BU414 Occupational Health and Safety [1] 0.5
BU415 Introduction to Management Information Systems 0.5
BU417 Financial Statement Analysis 0.5
BU418 Strategic Human Resources Planning 0.5
BU419 Property and Liability Insurance Management [2] 0.5
BU420 Retirement and Estate Planning 0.5
BU422 Marketing Research 0.5
BU423 Options, Futures and Swaps 0.5
BU427 Accounting Theory and Advanced Financial Reporting 0.5
BU428 Managing the Family Enterprise [3] 0.5
BU429 Capital Market Issues in Property and Liability Insurance 0.5
BU430 Management Controls [4] 0.5
BU432 Consumer Behaviour 0.5
BU433 Management of Financial Institutions 0.5
BU435 Supply Chain Management 0.5
BU438 Cross-Cultural Management [5] 0.5
BU439 Financial Risk Management for Insurance Enterprises 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 [6] 0.5
BU451 The Legal Environment of Business in Canada 0.5
BU452 Marketing Strategy [7] 0.5
BU453 Working Capital Management 0.5
BU455 Transportation and Facilities Management 0.5
BU456 Computer Auditing and Control 0.5
BU457 Financial Accounting Theory [8] 0.5
BU458 Communication for Managers [9] 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 [10] 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 [11] 0.5
BU471 International Strategic Management [12] 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
BU478 Career Planning and Self Management [13] 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
BU487 Advanced Accounting [14] 0.5
BU488 Leadership 0.5
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

Senate/Editorial Changes

March 21, 2007 Editorial Revisions: BU223, BU228, BU229, BU237 and BU285; Additional course information.
March 21, 2007 Editorial Revisions
: BU227, BU247, BU288, BU352, BU383 and BU385; Additional course information.
May 10, 2007 BU437 and BU442 deleted per Senate; effective immediately.

  1. March 6, 2007 BU414 Senate approved new course offering effective September 1, 2007.

  2. March 6, 2007 BU419 Senate approved prerequisite change; effective immediately.

  3. May 10, 2007 BU428 Senate change to Prerequisite and Co-requisite; effective Sept 1, 2007

  4. May 10, 2007 BU430 Senate change to Prerequisite and Co-requisite; effective Sept 1, 2007.

  5. May 10, 2007 BU438 Senate change to Prerequisite and Co-requisite; effective Sept 1, 2007

  6. March 6, 2007: BU448 Senate approved new course offering.

  7. May 10, 2007 BU452 Senate change to Prerequisite and Co-requisite; effective Sept 1, 2007

  8. Editorial Revision: BU457 Exclusion added June 11, 2007

  9. May 10, 2007 BU458 Senate change to Prerequisite and Co-requisite; effective Sept 1, 2007

  10. May 10, 2007 BU464 Senate change to Prerequisite and Co-requisite; effective Sept 1, 2007

  11. New Course: BU470 Passed Senate May 10, 2007 and effective Sept 1, 2007.

  12. May 10, 2007 BU471 Senate change to Prerequisite and Co-requisite; effective Sept 1, 2007

  13. May 10, 2007 BU478 Senate change to Prerequisite and Co-requisite; effective Sept 1, 2007

  14. Editorial Revision: BU487 Exclusion added June 11, 2007