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Honours Bachelor of Commerce - Business Management

Honours Bachelor of Commerce - Business Management

Program Code:BBM
Campus:Newnham
Duration:8 Semesters (4 Years)
Offered:Fall
Winter
Credential Awarded:Honours Bachelor of Commerce
Work-Integrated Learning:Mandatory Degree Co-op

Program Description

This degree is designed to provide you with the fundamental principles of a well-rounded undergraduate education and the solid incremental building of knowledge through courses specific to business management. Learn to apply strategic management concepts in a variety of business settings - through planning, organizing, leading and evaluating. Your learning will enable you to apply business management techniques to areas such as finance, operations, human resources and marketing to ‘for-profit’ and ’non-profit’ businesses and organizations. Upon graduation, BBM graduates will be equipped to become leaders and strategists well schooled in applied research, analysis and business strategy ready for the challenges and opportunities presented by a growing and evolving economy. 

Scholarship Opportunities

Scholarship opportunities are available for candidates with distinguished academic records in their high school careers. A variety of scholarships and bursaries are available to students based on merit and financial needs.

Admission Requirements

Program Eligibility:

Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD) or equivalent including six Grade 12 (U) or (M) courses with a minimum overall average of 65%, or a mature applicant (21 years or older and has been out of high school for a minimum of two years). Mature applicants should disclose all previous postsecondary transcripts which may be used for admission decisions.

Required courses - minimum final grade of 65% in each:

  • English: Grade 12 ENG 4 (U)
  • Mathematics: any Grade 12 (U)

Applicants must meet Seneca English Proficiency requirements for degree programs.

Fees

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Your Career

As a graduate of the Honours Bachelor of Commerce - Business Management program you will be well prepared for careers such as product managers, project leaders or management, or start your own business.

In addition, you will have the required knowledge to pursue several key industry designations including:

  • Canadian Institute of Management's Certified in Management (CIM) and the Professional Manager (P.Mgr) professional designations
  • The Project Management Institute educational component for the Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM) certificate
  • Microsoft Office Specialist Certificate through Microsoft
  • Certified Sales Professional (CSP) from the Canadian Professional Sales Association

Work-Integrated Learning

Mandatory Degree Co-op

A work experience that includes at least one term in a formal work environment. In most cases the work term(s) is a paid position that is completed between two academic semesters and requires a minimum of 420 hours of work. Students must be in good standing and meet all identified requirements prior to participating in the work experience. The successful completion of the co-op work term(s) is required for graduation. Eligibility for participation does not guarantee that a work position will be secured. Additional fees are required for those participating in the mandatory co-op stream regardless of success in securing a work position.

Work-Integrated Learning Model
  Fall Winter Summer
Year 1 Semester 1 Semester 2 Vacation
OR
Year 1 ------ Semester 1 Semester 2
Year 2 Semester 3 Semester 4 Vacation
Year 3 Semester 5 Semester 6 Semester 7
Year 4 Work Term Semester 8  

Transfer Credit/Pathways

The Degree and Credit Transfer Office provides a number of services for students continuing their education at Seneca, and for graduating students considering degree transfer options.

Through transfer agreements and institution partnerships, graduates of this Seneca College program may be eligible for credit at various post-secondary institutions. Please refer to the Degree Transfer Guide for more information.

Transfer Credit may be granted for courses deemed equivalent to courses at Seneca that have been completed at recognized postsecondary institutions. Additional information is available online.

Important Academic Dates

Please take a few moments to view Important Academic Dates for your relevant term.

Courses

Please select the curriculum from the Academic Year in which you started (or will be starting) your studies. An Academic Year begins in September and ends in August of the following year.

Also see: English and Liberal Studies requirements.

2017/2018 Academic Year

Semester 1
BAB100 Introduction to Canadian Business
BAB110 Financial Mathematics
BAB120 Computer Applications for Business I
BAB140 Introduction to Financial Accounting
ENG106 Writing Strategies
 
Semester 2
BAB210 Business Statistics
BAB220 Computer Applications for Business II
BAB231 Introduction to Business Law
BAB235 Introduction to Marketing
BAB240 Management Accounting
ENG205 Applied Communication for Business and Industry
 
Semester 3
BMT300 Introduction to Business Case Analysis
HST300 Introduction to Human Resources
HST310 Business Ethics
HST420 Computer Applications for Business III
LSP240 Micro Economics - Theory and Practice
plus: Liberal Studies Course
 
Semester 4
HST330 Business Finance
HST400 Operations Management
HST430 Organizational Behavior
LSP340 Macroeconomics - Theory & Practice
LSP400 Presentation Skills
plus: Liberal Studies Course
 
Semester 5
BAB905 Project Management
BMT540 Business to Business Marketing
BMT545 Effective Selling
BMT550 Management for Non-Profit & Social Enterprises
plus: Liberal Studies Course
 
Semester 6
BAB906 Project Management II
BMT644 Business Finance Taxation
BMT646 Customer Service
BMT850 Strategic Management
BMT855 Leadership for Managers
plus: Liberal Studies Course
 
Semester 7
BMT700 International Business Management
BMT760 Entrepreneurship and the Business Plan
BMT780 Contemporary Issues in Management Sustainability
WTP200 Work Term Preparation
LSP700 Applied Research Methodology
 
Work-Integrated Learning Term
BBM771 Business Management, Co-op
 
Semester 8
BMT801 Integration Project Strategic Plan
BMT870 Global Supply Chain Management
BMT880 Contemporary Issues in Management Innovation
WTR200 Work Term Reflection
plus: Liberal Studies Course
 

Note: In accordance with PEQAB requirements, this program has a minimal overall acceptable achievement for progression.

2016/2017 Academic Year

Semester 1
BAB100 Introduction to Canadian Business
BAB110 Financial Mathematics
BAB120 Computer Applications for Business I
BAB140 Introduction to Financial Accounting
ENG105 or
ENG106
Critical Thinking and Writing or
Writing Strategies
 
Semester 2
BAB210 Business Statistics
BAB220 Computer Applications for Business II
BAB231 Introduction to Business Law
BAB235 Introduction to Marketing
BAB240 Management Accounting
ENG205 Applied Communication for Business and Industry
 
Semester 3
BMT300 Introduction to Business Case Analysis
HST300 Introduction to Human Resources
HST310 Business Ethics
HST420 Computer Applications for Business III
LSP240 Micro Economics - Theory and Practice
plus: Liberal Studies Course
 
Semester 4
HST330 Business Finance
HST400 Operations Management
HST430 Organizational Behavior
LSP340 Macroeconomics - Theory & Practice
LSP400 Presentation Skills
plus: Liberal Studies Course
 
Semester 5
BAB905 Project Management
BMT540 Business to Business Marketing
BMT545 Effective Selling
BMT550 Management for Non-Profit & Social Enterprises
plus: Liberal Studies Course
 
Semester 6
BAB906 Project Management II
BMT644 Business Finance Taxation
BMT646 Customer Service
BMT850 Strategic Management
BMT855 Leadership for Managers
plus: Liberal Studies Course
 
Semester 7
BMT700 International Business Management
BMT760 Entrepreneurship and the Business Plan
BMT780 Contemporary Issues in Management Sustainability
CPP600 or
WTP200
Co-op Professional Practice  or
Work Term Preparation
LSP700 Applied Research Methodology
 
Work-Integrated Learning Term
CWT650 or
BBM771
Work Term  or
Business Management, Co-op
 
Semester 8
BMT801 Integration Project Strategic Plan
BMT870 Global Supply Chain Management
BMT880 Contemporary Issues in Management Innovation
CPP700 or
WTR200
Co-op Integration and Career Planning or
Work Term Reflection
plus: Liberal Studies Course
 

Note: In accordance with PEQAB requirements, this program has a minimal overall acceptable achievement for progression.

2015/2016 Academic Year

Semester 1
BAB100 Introduction to Canadian Business
BAB110 Financial Mathematics
BAB120 Computer Applications for Business I
BAB140 Introduction to Financial Accounting
ENG105 or
ENG106
Critical Thinking and Writing or
Writing Strategies
 
Semester 2
BAB210 Business Statistics
BAB220 Computer Applications for Business II
BAB231 Introduction to Business Law
BAB235 Introduction to Marketing
BAB240 Management Accounting
ENG205 Applied Communication for Business and Industry
 
Semester 3
BMT300 Introduction to Business Case Analysis
HST300 Introduction to Human Resources
HST310 Business Ethics
HST420 Computer Applications for Business III
LSP240 Micro Economics - Theory and Practice
plus: Liberal Studies Course
 
Semester 4
HST330 Business Finance
HST400 Operations Management
HST430 Organizational Behavior
LSP340 Macroeconomics - Theory & Practice
LSP400 Presentation Skills
plus: Liberal Studies Course
 
Semester 5
BAB905 Project Management
BMT540 Business to Business Marketing
BMT545 Effective Selling
BMT550 Management for Non-Profit & Social Enterprises
plus: Liberal Studies Course
 
Semester 6
BAB906 Project Management II
BMT644 Business Finance Taxation
BMT646 Customer Service
BMT850 Strategic Management
BMT855 Leadership for Managers
plus: Liberal Studies Course
 
Semester 7
BMT700 International Business Management
BMT760 Entrepreneurship and the Business Plan
BMT780 Contemporary Issues in Management Sustainability
CPP600 or
WTP200
Co-op Professional Practice  or
Work Term Preparation
LSP700 Applied Research Methodology
 
Work-Integrated Learning Term
CWT650 or
BBM771
Work Term  or
Business Management, Co-op
 
Semester 8
BMT801 Integration Project Strategic Plan
BMT870 Global Supply Chain Management
BMT880 Contemporary Issues in Management Innovation
CPP700 or
WTR200
Co-op Integration and Career Planning  or
Work Term Reflection
plus: Liberal Studies Course
 

Note: In accordance with PEQAB requirements, this program has a minimal overall acceptable achievement for progression.

2014/2015 Academic Year

Semester 1 Course Name Hrs/Wk
BAB100 Introduction to Canadian Business 3
BAB110 Financial Mathematics 3
BAB120 Computer Applications for Business I 3
BAB140 Introduction to Financial Accounting 3
ENG105 or
ENG106
Critical Thinking and Writing or
Writing Strategies
3
3
 
Semester 2 Course Name Hrs/Wk
BAB210 Business Statistics 3
BAB220 Computer Applications for Business II 3
BAB231 Introduction to Business Law 3
BAB235 Introduction to Marketing 3
BAB240 Management Accounting 3
ENG205 Applied Communication for Business and Industry 4
 
Semester 3 Course Name Hrs/Wk
BMT300 Introduction to Business Case Analysis 3
HST300 Introduction to Human Resources 3
HST310 Business Ethics 3
HST420 Computer Applications for Business III 3
LSP240 Micro Economics - Theory & Practice 3
XXXXXX Liberal Studies Option 3
 
Semester 4 Course Name Hrs/Wk
HST330 Business Finance 3
HST400 Operations Management 3
HST430 Organizational Behaviour 3
LSP340 Macroeconomics - Theory & Practice 3
LSP400 Presentation Skills 3
XXXXXX Liberal Studies Option 3
 
Semester 5 Course Name Hrs/Wk
BAB905 Project Management 3
BMT540 Business to Business Marketing 3
BMT545 Effective Selling 3
BMT550 Management for Non-Profit and Social Enterprises 3
XXXXXX Liberal Studies Option 3
 
Semester 6 Course Name Hrs/Wk
BAB906 Project Management II 3
BMT644 Business Finance Taxation 3
BMT646 Customer Service 3
BMT850 Strategic Management 3
BMT855 Leadership for Managers 3
XXXXXX Liberal Studies Option 3
 
Semester 7 Course Name Hrs/Wk
BMT700 International Business Management 3
BMT760 Entrepreneurship and the Business Plan 3
BMT780 Contemporary Issues in Management: Sustainability 3
LSP700 Applied Research Methodology 3
CPP600 or
WTP200
Co-op Professional Practice  or
Work Term Preparation
1
1
 
Work-Integrated Learning Term
CWT650 or
BBM771
Work Term or
Business Management, Co-op
 
Semester 8 Course Name Hrs/Wk
BMT801 Integration Project Strategic Plan 3
BMT870 Global Supply Chain Management 3
BMT880 Contemporary Issues in Management: Innovation & Trends 3
CPP700 or
WTR200
Co-op Integration and Career Planning or
Work Term Reflection
1
1
XXXXXX Liberal Studies Option 3
 

Note: In accordance with PEQAB requirements, this program has a minimal overall acceptable achievement for progression.

Seneca College has been granted a consent by the Minister of Training, Colleges and Universities to offer this applied degree for a seven-year term starting October 12, 2011. Seneca College shall ensure that all students admitted to the above-named program during the period of consent will have the opportunity to complete the program within a reasonable time frame.

Contact Us

Admissions Advisors:
Domestic Admissions Advisor: Judy Chung
(416) 491-5050 Ext. 22127
Judy.Chung@senecacollege.ca
International Admissions Advisor: International Admissions
(416) 491-5050 Ext. 22364
InternationalAdmissions@senecacollege.ca
Registration & Records Advisor:
  Aaron Bradley
(416) 491-5050 Ext. 22462
Aaron.Bradley@senecacollege.ca
Program Contacts:
Student Advisor: Lisa Ballantyne
(416) 491-5050 Ext. 22175
Lisa.Ballantyne@senecacollege.ca
Program Coordinator: Sarah Arliss
(416) 491-5050 Ext. 26116
Sarah.Arliss@senecacollege.ca
Work-Integrated Learning Coordinator: Lynda Trude
(416) 491-5050 Ext. 26292
Lynda.Trude@senecacollege.ca
Program Chair: Sarah Arliss
(416) 491-5050 Ext. 26116
Sarah.Arliss@senecacollege.ca
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