Wilfrid Laurier University Part Time, Online and Continuing Studies Calendar - Spring/Summer 2013
Canadian Excellence

Understanding the Business Environment
0.50 Credits

This course highlights challenges in the external business environment with a focus on their impact on business decisions. Topics include competitive analysis, and an in-depth examination of political, economic, social, and technological factors. Students will apply their knowledge using cases, and by identifying and researching the feasibility of a new venture/business opportunity. The course includes a required weekly lab in which research, writing, teamwork, and individual and group presentation skills are also developed.

Additional Course Information
Location Course # Access/Details
Waterloo Campus BU111R T - 6:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. - Spring Term 2013