Wilfrid Laurier University Undergraduate Academic Calendar - 2015/2016
Canadian Excellence

Business (Waterloo Campus)

BBA, Double degrees, Diploma programs:

Faculty

Full-Time Faculty (Waterloo Campus)

 
BU Course Notes

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.

 
ENTR (Entrepreneurship) Courses

ENTR courses are listed below the BU course listing.

 
Course Offerings
Course #TitleCredits
BU111 Understanding the Business Environment [1] 0.5
BU121 Functional Areas of the Organization [2] 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 [3] 0.5
BU225 Fundamentals of Operations [4] 0.5
BU227 Introduction to Financial Accounting 0.5
BU231 Business Law 0.5
BU233 Personal Finance [5] 0.5
BU247 Managerial Accounting 0.5
BU255 Managerial Statistics [6] 0.5
BU275 Business Decision Models 0.5
BU283 Financial Management I 0.5
BU288 Organizational Behaviour I 0.5
BU311 Entrepreneurship and New Ventures [7] 0.5
BU321 Social Entrepreneurship [8] 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 I [9] 0.5
BU362 Building and Managing Products, Services and Brands 0.5
BU383 Financial Management I 0.5
BU385 Operations Management I [10] 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 [11] 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
BU409 Creative Thinking for Marketing Managers [12] 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
BU421 Managing the Family Enterprise 0.5
BU422 Marketing Research 0.5
BU423 Options, Futures and Swaps 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 [13] 0.5
BU442 Marketing & Society [14] 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 0.5
BU457 Financial Accounting Theory 0.5
BU459 Marketing & Social Networks [15] 0.5
BU460 Laurier Start-Up Fund [16] 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 Taxation II 0.5
BU467 Advanced Management Accounting 0.5
BU468 Organizational Change and Development [17] 0.5
BU469 Global Marketing Management 0.5
BU470 Brand Communication 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
ENTR200 Entreprenuerial Process [18] 0.5
ENTR201 Business Fundamentals for Entrepreneurs [19] 0.5
ENTR300 Business Model Creation [20] 0.5
ENTR301 Business Model Execution [21] 0.5
 

Senate/Editorial Changes

Senate Revision April 15, 2015: Double degree BBA and BSc Computing & Computer Electronics deleted; effective September 1, 2015.

  1. Senate Addition May 28, 2015: BU111 Exclusion added; effective September 1, 2015.

  2. Senate Revision March 5, 2015: BU121 New exclusion; effective September 1, 2015.
    Senate Addition May 28, 2015: BU121 New exclusion added; effective September 1, 2015.

  3. Editorial Revision September 22, 2015: BU223 Prerequisite of BU121 deleted; effective September 1, 2015.

  4. Senate Addition May 28, 2015: BU225 New course; effective September 1, 2015. 

  5. Editorial Revision May 6, 2015: Exclusion for BBTM added; effective immediately.

  6. Senate Deletion May 28, 2015: BU255 Prerequisite MA130 deleted; effective September 1, 2015.

  7. Editorial Revision October 2, 2015: BU311 Exclusion added of ENTR200; effective January 1, 2016.

  8. Senate Addition May 28, 2015: BU321 New course; effective September 1, 2015. 

  9. Senate Addition May 28, 2015: BU357 Prerequisite change; effective date September 1, 2015.

  10. Senate Addition May 28, 2015: BU285 Prerequisite change; effective date September 1, 2015.

  11. Senate Revision March 5, 2015: BU398 New exclusion; effective September 1, 2015.

  12. Senate Addition May 28, 2015: BU409 New course; effective September 1, 2015. 

  13. Senate Addition May 28, 2015: BU440 Prerequisite and exclusion change; effective date September 1, 2015.

  14. Senate Addition May 28, 2015: BU442 New course; effective September 1, 2015. 

  15. Senate Addition May 28, 2015: BU459 New course; effective September 1, 2015. 

  16. Senate Addition May 28, 2015: BU460 New course; effective September 1, 2015. 

  17. Senate Revision March 5, 2015: BU468 New exclusion; effective September 1, 2015.

  18. Senate Addition May 28, 2015: ENTR200 New course; effective September 1, 2015.
    Editorial Revision October 2, 2015: ENTR200 Exclusion added of BU311; effective January 1, 2016.

  19. Senate Addition May 28, 2015: ENTR201 New course; effective September 1, 2015.

  20. Senate Addition May 28, 2015: ENTR300 New course; effective September 1, 2015.

  21. Senate Addition May 28, 2015: ENTR301 New course; effective September 1, 2015.