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Simon Fraser University Calendar | Fall 2021

Business and Geography Joint Major

Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Business Administration

Students may opt for a bachelor of arts degree from either the Faculty of Environment, or a bachelor of business administration from the Beedie School of Business. Faculty requirements will be governed by the faculty from which the student chooses to complete a degree.

Admission Requirements

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS - BEEDIE SCHOOL OF BUSINESS

Internal transfer (Category 3 or 4) applicants should apply to Beedie by submitting a supplemental application form after completing 30 units (including lower division requirements, except BUS 207, BUS 217W and BUS 254), meeting a minimum 2.30 overall SFU Business course grade point average, and must either already be accepted to the Geography portion of the Joint Major or be eligible for admission that term. The supplemental application can be found on Beedie's website. Students not accepted upon initial application may reapply. Unsuccessful applicants may appeal through the faculty admissions appeals committee.

Application Deadlines

Visit https://beedie.sfu.ca/programs/undergraduate/bba-major/how-to-apply for application deadlines.

Grade Requirements

In addition to normal university grade point average requirements, the Beedie School of Business requires a minimum 2.30 overall SFU Business course grade point average for entry into all 300 and 400 division business courses.

A minimum 2.30 overall SFU Business course grade point average is required for graduation from a Business major, joint major, or double degree program.

For a course to be accepted as fulfilling a prerequisite, or for a lower division requirement, or for a core course to be accepted in a student’s program in business, a student must have obtained a minimum grade of C- (C minus).

Course Limit

Students with fewer than 60 units may enrol in a maximum of 16 units per term. Those with 60 or more may enrol in a maximum of 18 units.

Letters of Permission

The Beedie School of Business does not normally approve letters of permission for students already enrolled at Simon Fraser University.

Program Requirements

Students complete 120 units, as specified below.

Lower Division Requirements

Business Lower Division Requirements

Students complete all of

BUS 217W - Critical Thinking in Business (3)

Examine and review today's global economy through critical analysis of differing perspectives. Develop and improve critical thinking and communication skills appropriate to the business environment. Prerequisite: BUS 201 with a minimum grade of C- and 15 units; OR 45 units and corequisite: BUS 202; OR Business Administration joint major, joint honours, or double degree students with 45 units; OR Data Science majors with 15 units. Writing.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
D100 Susan Christie-Bell
Tu 2:30 PM – 5:20 PM
WMC 2503, Burnaby
D200 David Newman
Mo 2:30 PM – 5:20 PM
SRYC 5140, Surrey
D300 Susan Christie-Bell
Th 2:30 PM – 5:20 PM
AQ 4140, Burnaby
D400 Luana Carcano
We 2:30 PM – 5:20 PM
AQ 4150, Burnaby
D500 Luana Carcano
Th 2:30 PM – 5:20 PM
WMC 2503, Burnaby
D600 Brent Amburgey
We 2:30 PM – 5:20 PM
AQ 4140, Burnaby
E100 Jerome Francis
Tu 5:30 PM – 8:20 PM
WMC 2230, Burnaby
E200 Brent Amburgey
Th 5:30 PM – 8:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
BUS 237 - Introduction to Business Technology Management (3)

Introduces students to the knowledge and skills necessary to make full use of business information systems. Demonstrates how information systems are used by organizations to improve productivity and create competitive advantage. Provides hands on training in productivity tools including Excel, Visio, Access and Web design tools. Prerequisite: 12 units. Students with credit for BUS 337 and COMM 337 may not take this course for further credit.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
D100 Connie Kar Wai Liu
Tu 8:30 AM – 10:20 AM
RCB IMAGTH, Burnaby
D101 Tu 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
WMC 2301, Burnaby
D102 Tu 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
WMC 2305, Burnaby
D103 Tu 11:30 AM – 12:20 PM
WMC 2301, Burnaby
D104 Tu 11:30 AM – 12:20 PM
WMC 2305, Burnaby
D105 Tu 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
WMC 2301, Burnaby
D106 Tu 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
WMC 2305, Burnaby
D200 Connie Kar Wai Liu
Tu 2:30 PM – 4:20 PM
SRYC 5280, Surrey
D201 Tu 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM
SRYC 3130, Surrey
D202 Tu 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM
SRYC 3140, Surrey
D203 Tu 5:30 PM – 6:20 PM
SRYC 3130, Surrey
E100 Ahmad Bisher
Th 6:30 PM – 8:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
E101 Th 8:30 PM – 9:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
E102 Th 8:30 PM – 9:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
E103 Th 8:30 PM – 9:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
E104 Th 9:30 PM – 10:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
E105 Th 9:30 PM – 10:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
BUS 251 - Financial Accounting I (3)

An introduction to financial accounting, including accounting terminology, understanding financial statements, analysis of a business entity using financial statements. Includes also time value of money and a critical review of the conventional accounting system. Prerequisite: 12 units. Quantitative.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
D100 Susan Bubra
Th 12:30 PM – 2:20 PM
WMC 3520, Burnaby
D101 Th 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
WMC 3517, Burnaby
D102 Th 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
WMC 2501, Burnaby
D103 Th 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
WMC 2507, Burnaby
D104 Th 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
SWH 10051, Burnaby
D105 Th 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
WMC 3533, Burnaby
D106 Th 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
AQ 5005, Burnaby
D200 Anne Macdonald
Fr 10:30 AM – 12:20 PM
SRYC 5140, Surrey
D201 Fr 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
SRYC 5100, Surrey
D202 Fr 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
SRYC 5360, Surrey
D203 Fr 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
SRYC 5100, Surrey
E100 Susan Bubra
Th 4:30 PM – 6:20 PM
AQ 3182, Burnaby
E101 Th 6:30 PM – 7:20 PM
AQ 4150, Burnaby
E102 Th 6:30 PM – 7:20 PM
WMC 2202, Burnaby
E103 Th 6:30 PM – 7:20 PM
AQ 3181, Burnaby
E105 Th 7:30 PM – 8:20 PM
WMC 2503, Burnaby
BUS 254 - Managerial Accounting I (3)

Theory and methods of cost compilation for managerial planning, control and decision making; the use of budgets and analysis in planning and controlling operations, establishing supervisory and departmental responsibility, and various techniques of measuring results. Prerequisite: BUS 251 with a minimum grade of C-; 15 units. Quantitative.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
D100 Hwee Cheng Tan
Fr 10:30 AM – 12:20 PM
AQ 3182, Burnaby
D101 Fr 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
AQ 4120, Burnaby
D102 Fr 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
WMC 2260, Burnaby
D103 Fr 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
WMC 3513, Burnaby
D104 Fr 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
AQ 2122, Burnaby
D105 Fr 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
WMC 3513, Burnaby
D106 Fr 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
RCB 6101, Burnaby
D200 Safia Suleman
Th 2:30 PM – 4:20 PM
SRYC 5140, Surrey
D201 Th 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM
SRYC 3270, Surrey
D202 Th 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM
SRYC 5360, Surrey
D203 Th 5:30 PM – 6:20 PM
SRYC 3270, Surrey
E100 Hwee Cheng Tan
We 5:30 PM – 7:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
E101 We 7:30 PM – 8:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
BUS 272 - Behaviour in Organizations (3)

Theories, concepts and issues in the field of organizational behaviour with an emphasis on individual and team processes. Core topics include employee motivation and performance, stress management, communication, work perceptions and attitudes, decision-making, team dynamics, employee involvement and conflict management. Prerequisite: 12 units.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
D100 Chris Zatzick
Mo 12:30 PM – 2:20 PM
SSCC 9002, Burnaby
D101 Mo 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
AQ 5025, Burnaby
D102 Mo 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
RCB 6101, Burnaby
D103 Mo 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
WMC 2268, Burnaby
D104 Mo 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
AQ 5007, Burnaby
D105 Mo 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM
WMC 2260, Burnaby
D200 Sam Thiara
Tu 2:30 PM – 4:20 PM
SRYC 3090, Surrey
D201 Tu 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM
SRYC 3240, Surrey
D202 Tu 5:30 PM – 6:20 PM
SRYC 3240, Surrey
D204 Tu 6:30 PM – 7:20 PM
SRYC 3250, Surrey
D300 Sam Thiara
Th 2:30 PM – 4:20 PM
EDB 7618, Burnaby
D301 Th 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM
WMC 2260, Burnaby
D302 Th 5:30 PM – 6:20 PM
AQ 5018, Burnaby
D303 Th 5:30 PM – 6:20 PM
WMC 2260, Burnaby
D304 Th 6:30 PM – 7:20 PM
AQ 5009, Burnaby
E100 Chris Zatzick
Mo 5:30 PM – 7:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
E101 Mo 7:30 PM – 8:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
E102 Mo 7:30 PM – 8:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
E104 Mo 8:30 PM – 9:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
E105 Mo 8:30 PM – 9:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
E106 Mo 9:30 PM – 10:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
ECON 103 - Principles of Microeconomics (4)

The principal elements of theory concerning utility and value, price and costs, factor analysis, productivity, labor organization, competition and monopoly, and the theory of the firm. Students with credit for ECON 200 cannot take ECON 103 for further credit. Quantitative/Breadth-Soc.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
D100 Douglas Allen
Mo 12:30 PM – 2:20 PM
We 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
SSCC 9001, Burnaby
SSCC 9001, Burnaby
D101 Mo 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
WMC 2523, Burnaby
D102 Mo 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
AQ 5030, Burnaby
D103 Mo 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
AQ 4125, Burnaby
D104 Mo 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
AQ 5006, Burnaby
D105 Mo 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
WMC 2522, Burnaby
D106 Mo 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM
AQ 5007, Burnaby
D107 Tu 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
RCB 5125, Burnaby
D108 Tu 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
AQ 4125, Burnaby
D109 Tu 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
WMC 2521, Burnaby
D111 Tu 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM
RCB 6125, Burnaby
D112 Tu 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM
SWH 10051, Burnaby
D113 We 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
WMC 2507, Burnaby
D114 We 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
WMC 2260, Burnaby
D115 We 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
EDB 9651, Burnaby
D116 We 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
AQ 5004, Burnaby
D117 We 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
AQ 5014, Burnaby
D118 We 11:30 AM – 12:20 PM
WMC 3531, Burnaby
D119 We 11:30 AM – 12:20 PM
AQ 5049, Burnaby
D120 We 11:30 AM – 12:20 PM
AQ 5020, Burnaby
D121 Tu 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
AQ 5014, Burnaby
D122 We 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
AQ 5009, Burnaby
D123 We 11:30 AM – 12:20 PM
AQ 5009, Burnaby
D200 Marie Rekkas
Mo 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
Th 10:30 AM – 12:20 PM
SSCB 9201, Burnaby
SSCB 9200, Burnaby
D201 Mo 11:30 AM – 12:20 PM
AQ 5050, Burnaby
D202 Mo 11:30 AM – 12:20 PM
WMC 3513, Burnaby
D203 Mo 11:30 AM – 12:20 PM
AQ 2122, Burnaby
D204 Mo 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
RCB 5125, Burnaby
D205 Mo 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
AQ 4120, Burnaby
D206 Mo 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
SWH 10061, Burnaby
D208 Mo 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
WMC 2521, Burnaby
D210 Tu 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
AQ 5006, Burnaby
D212 Tu 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
AQ 5047, Burnaby
D214 We 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
AQ 5007, Burnaby
D215 We 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
AQ 5047, Burnaby
D218 Th 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
AQ 5007, Burnaby
D219 Th 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
RCB 5125, Burnaby
D220 Th 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
AQ 5009, Burnaby
D900 Rabia Aziz
Tu, Th 2:30 PM – 4:20 PM
SRYC 2600, Surrey
ECON 105 - Principles of Macroeconomics (4)

The principal elements of theory concerning money and income, distribution, social accounts, public finance, international trade, comparative systems, and development and growth. Students with credit for ECON 205 cannot take ECON 105 for further credit. Quantitative/Breadth-Soc.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
D100 Martin Santamaria
Tu 12:30 PM – 2:20 PM
Fr 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
SSCC 9001, Burnaby
RCB IMAGTH, Burnaby
D101 Tu 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
WMC 1691, Burnaby
D102 Tu 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
AQ 5014, Burnaby
D103 Tu 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
WMC 1691, Burnaby
D104 Tu 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
AQ 5014, Burnaby
D105 Tu 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM
WMC 3531, Burnaby
D106 Tu 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM
AQ 5049, Burnaby
D107 We 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
AQ 4125, Burnaby
D109 Th 11:30 AM – 12:20 PM
AQ 5025, Burnaby
D110 Th 11:30 AM – 12:20 PM
WMC 3531, Burnaby
D111 Th 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
WMC 3531, Burnaby
D113 Fr 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
WMC 3251, Burnaby
D115 Fr 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
AQ 5047, Burnaby
D116 Fr 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
AQ 5004, Burnaby
D117 Fr 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
EDB 9651, Burnaby
D118 Fr 11:30 AM – 12:20 PM
BLU 11911, Burnaby
D119 Fr 11:30 AM – 12:20 PM
AQ 5014, Burnaby
D120 Fr 11:30 AM – 12:20 PM
AQ 5051, Burnaby
D121 Tu 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
AQ 5036, Burnaby
D122 Tu 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
WMC 3531, Burnaby
D200 Seong Choi
We 2:30 PM – 5:20 PM
SSCB 9201, Burnaby
D201 We 5:30 PM – 6:20 PM
AQ 2122, Burnaby
D202 We 5:30 PM – 6:20 PM
AQ 4115, Burnaby
D204 We 6:30 PM – 7:20 PM
WMC 3255, Burnaby
D205 We 6:30 PM – 7:20 PM
WMC 3253, Burnaby
D209 Th 11:30 AM – 12:20 PM
AQ 5049, Burnaby
D211 Th 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
AQ 5020, Burnaby
D215 Fr 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
AQ 5017, Burnaby
D220 Fr 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
AQ 5005, Burnaby
D900 Vasyl Golovetskyy
We, Fr 10:30 AM – 12:20 PM
SRYC 3090, Surrey

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BUS 232 - Data and Decisions I (4)

An introduction to business statistics with a heavy emphasis on applications and the use of EXCEL. Students will be required to use statistical applications to solve business problems. Prerequisite: MATH 150, MATH 151, MATH 154, or MATH 157, with a minimum grade of C-; 15 units. MATH 150, MATH 151, MATH 154, or MATH 157 may be taken concurrently with BUS 232. Students with credit for BUEC 232 or ECON 233 may not take this course for further credit. Quantitative.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
D100 Poonam Jassi
Tu, Th 2:30 PM – 4:20 PM
SSCB 9200, Burnaby
D200 Andrew Flostrand
Fr 12:30 PM – 4:20 PM
SRYC 3090, Surrey
E100 Mohammad Ghotboddini
Tu, Th 6:00 PM – 7:50 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
OP01 Tu 4:30 PM – 8:20 PM
WMC 2301, Burnaby
OP02 We 10:30 AM – 12:20 PM
WMC 2301, Burnaby
OP03 Th 10:30 AM – 12:20 PM
WMC 2301, Burnaby
OP04 Th 9:30 AM – 12:20 PM
SRYC 3300, Surrey
OP06 Tu 8:00 PM – 10:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
OP07 Th 8:00 PM – 10:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
OP08 We 4:30 PM – 7:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
OP09 Mo 5:30 PM – 7:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
OP10 TBD
ECON 233 - Introduction to Economic Data and Statistics (4)

Introduces statistical methods, concepts and their application to economic data using both spreadsheets (e.g., Excel) and a specialized statistical programming language such as R. Prerequisite: MATH 150, MATH 151, MATH 154, or MATH 157, with a minimum grade of C-; 15 units. MATH 150, MATH 151, MATH 154, or MATH 157 may be taken concurrently with ECON 233. Students who have taken ECON 333 first may not then take this course for further credit. STAT 270 or BUS 232 will be accepted in lieu of this course.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
D100 Brian Krauth
Mo 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
Th 12:30 PM – 2:20 PM
WMC 3520, Burnaby
WMC 3260, Burnaby
D101 Mo 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
WMC 2506, Burnaby
D102 Mo 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM
WMC 2506, Burnaby
D103 Mo 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
WMC 2506, Burnaby
D104 Mo 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
WMC 2506, Burnaby
D105 Tu 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
WMC 2506, Burnaby
D107 Th 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
WMC 2506, Burnaby
STAT 270 - Introduction to Probability and Statistics (3)

Basic laws of probability, sample distributions. Introduction to statistical inference and applications. Prerequisite: or Corequisite: MATH 152 or 155 or 158, with a minimum grade of C-. Students wishing an intuitive appreciation of a broad range of statistical strategies may wish to take STAT 100 first. Quantitative.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
D100 Rachel Altman
Mo, We, Fr 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
OP01 TBD

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BUS 207 - Managerial Economics (3)

Emphasis is upon the relevance of economic models to business decision-making and, in particular, upon the rational analysis of choice alternatives within the firm. Course will include consideration of optimizing techniques and analysis of risk, demand, production and profit in addition to examination of long-term investment decisions and business forecasting. Prerequisite: ECON 103, 105, MATH 157, all with a minimum grade of C-; 15 units. Students with credit for ECON 301, ECON 201, or BUS 307 may not take BUS 207 for further credit. Quantitative.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
D100 Karen Ruckman
Mo 2:30 PM – 5:20 PM
SSCK 9500, Burnaby
D200 Peng Zhang
We 2:30 PM – 5:20 PM
SRYC 5240, Surrey
E100 Peng Zhang
Tu 5:30 PM – 8:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
ECON 201 - Microeconomic Theory I: Competitive Behavior (4)

Aspects of microeconomic theory involving competitive markets. Topics include the behavior of households and firms, partial equilibrium analysis of product and factor markets, and general equilibrium. Prerequisite: ECON 103 and 105, with a minimum grade of C-; MATH 157 with a minimum grade of C-. Students with credit for ECON 301 may not complete this course for further credit. Quantitative.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
D100 Christoph Luelfesmann
Tu 10:30 AM – 12:20 PM
Fr 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
WMC 3520, Burnaby
WMC 3520, Burnaby
D101 Tu 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
AQ 5017, Burnaby
D102 Tu 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
AQ 5047, Burnaby
D103 Tu 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
EDB 9651, Burnaby
D104 Tu 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
BLU 11911, Burnaby
D105 Fr 8:30 AM – 9:20 AM
WMC 3515, Burnaby
D106 Tu 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM
AQ 5004, Burnaby
D107 Fr 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
WMC 3533, Burnaby
D108 Fr 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
RCB 5125, Burnaby
D200 Gulriz Barkin
Th 2:30 PM – 5:20 PM
SSCC 9002, Burnaby
D201 Th 5:30 PM – 6:20 PM
AQ 5050, Burnaby
D202 Th 5:30 PM – 6:20 PM
WMC 3535, Burnaby
D203 Th 6:30 PM – 7:20 PM
WMC 3255, Burnaby
D204 Th 6:30 PM – 7:20 PM
AQ 5018, Burnaby
D205 Fr 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
WMC 2260, Burnaby
D206 Fr 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
AQ 5019, Burnaby
D208 Fr 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
AQ 5038, Burnaby

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MATH 150 - Calculus I with Review (4)

Designed for students specializing in mathematics, physics, chemistry, computing science and engineering. Topics as for Math 151 with a more extensive review of functions, their properties and their graphs. Recommended for students with no previous knowledge of Calculus. In addition to regularly scheduled lectures, students enrolled in this course are encouraged to come for assistance to the Calculus Workshop (Burnaby), or Math Open Lab (Surrey). Prerequisite: Pre-Calculus 12 (or equivalent) with a grade of at least B+, or MATH 100 with a grade of at least B-, or achieving a satisfactory grade on the Simon Fraser University Calculus Readiness Test. Students with credit for either MATH 151, 154 or 157 may not take MATH 150 for further credit. Quantitative.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
D200 Natalia Kouzniak
Mo, We, Fr 8:30 AM – 9:20 AM
We 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
D400 Sophie Burrill
Mo, We, Fr 8:30 AM – 9:20 AM
Tu 8:30 AM – 9:20 AM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
OP01 TBD
OP02 TBD
MATH 151 - Calculus I (3)

Designed for students specializing in mathematics, physics, chemistry, computing science and engineering. Logarithmic and exponential functions, trigonometric functions, inverse functions. Limits, continuity, and derivatives. Techniques of differentiation, including logarithmic and implicit differentiation. The Mean Value Theorem. Applications of differentiation including extrema, curve sketching, Newton's method. Introduction to modeling with differential equations. Polar coordinates, parametric curves. Prerequisite: Pre-Calculus 12 (or equivalent) with a grade of at least A, or MATH 100 with a grade of at least B, or achieving a satisfactory grade on the Simon Fraser University Calculus Readiness Test. Students with credit for either MATH 150, 154 or 157 may not take MATH 151 for further credit. Quantitative.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
D100 Nils Bruin
Mo, We, Fr 8:30 AM – 9:20 AM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
D200 Justin Chan
Mo, We, Fr 8:30 AM – 9:20 AM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
OP01 TBD
OP02 TBD
MATH 154 - Calculus I for the Biological Sciences (3)

Designed for students specializing in the biological and medical sciences. Topics include: limits, growth rate and the derivative; elementary functions, optimization and approximation methods, and their applications; mathematical models of biological processes. Prerequisite: Pre-Calculus 12 (or equivalent) with a grade of at least B, or MATH 100 with a grade of at least C, or achieving a satisfactory grade on the Simon Fraser University Calculus Readiness Test. Students with credit for either MATH 150, 151 or 157 may not take MATH 154 for further credit. Quantitative.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
D100 Tom Archibald
Mo, We, Fr 8:30 AM – 9:20 AM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
D200 Ailene MacPherson
Mo, We, Fr 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
OP01 TBD
OP02 TBD
MATH 157 - Calculus I for the Social Sciences (3)

Designed for students specializing in business or the social sciences. Topics include: limits, growth rate and the derivative; logarithmic, exponential and trigonometric functions and their application to business, economics, optimization and approximation methods; introduction to functions of several variables with emphasis on partial derivatives and extrema. Prerequisite: Pre-Calculus 12 (or equivalent) with a grade of at least B, or MATH 100 with a grade of at least C, or achieving a satisfactory grade on the Simon Fraser University Calculus Readiness Test. Students with credit for either MATH 150, 151 or 154 may not take MATH 157 for further credit. Quantitative.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
D100 Jonathan Jedwab
Mo, We, Fr 11:30 AM – 12:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
D200 Luis Goddyn
Mo, We, Fr 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
OP01 TBD
OP02 TBD

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ENGL 111W - Literary Classics in English (3)

Examines literary “classics”, variously defined, apprehending them both on their own terms and within larger critical conversations. May incorporate the comparative study of work in related artistic fields and engage relevant media trends. Includes attention to writing skills. Students with credit for ENGL 101W may not take this course for further credit. Writing/Breadth-Humanities.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
D100 Leith Davis
Tu 10:30 AM – 12:20 PM
AQ 3181, Burnaby
D101 Tu 8:30 AM – 9:20 AM
AQ 5036, Burnaby
D102 Tu 8:30 AM – 9:20 AM
AQ 5009, Burnaby
D103 Tu 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
SWH 10061, Burnaby
D104 Tu 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
BLU 10655, Burnaby
D105 Tu 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
AQ 5019, Burnaby
D106 Tu 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
AQ 5046, Burnaby
D107 Tu 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
RCB 7105, Burnaby
D108 Tu 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
AQ 5026, Burnaby
D109 Tu 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
AQ 5026, Burnaby
D110 Tu 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
RCB 8105, Burnaby
ENGL 112W - Literature Now (3)

Introduces students to contemporary works of literature in English and/or contemporary approaches to interpreting literature. May focus on one or multiple genres. Includes attention to writing skills. Writing/Breadth-Humanities.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
C100 Distance Education
D100 Nicky Didicher
Mo, We 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
SWH 10081, Burnaby
D101 Mo 11:30 AM – 12:20 PM
AQ 5004, Burnaby
D102 Mo 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
AQ 5025, Burnaby
D103 Mo 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
AQ 5050, Burnaby
D104 Mo 11:30 AM – 12:20 PM
AQ 5039, Burnaby
D105 Mo 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
SWH 10075, Burnaby
D106 Mo 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
AQ 2122, Burnaby
D107 Mo 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
AQ 5046, Burnaby
D108 Mo 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
RCB 8106, Burnaby
D109 Mo 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
RCB 6122, Burnaby
D110 Mo 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
TASC2 7201, Burnaby
D111 We 8:30 AM – 9:20 AM
AQ 5036, Burnaby
D112 We 8:30 AM – 9:20 AM
AQ 5009, Burnaby
D113 We 11:30 AM – 12:20 PM
AQ 5046, Burnaby
D114 We 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
AQ 5047, Burnaby
D115 We 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
RCB 6122, Burnaby
D116 We 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
AQ 5038, Burnaby
D117 We 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
RCB 6100, Burnaby
ENGL 113W - Literature and Performance (3)

Introduces students to plays and performance works created and adapted for the stage, and/or the performative dimensions of other literary forms. May be organized historically, generically or thematically. The course may also explore the links between literary and performance theory. Includes attention to writing skills. Students with credit for ENGL 103W may not take this course for further credit. Writing/Breadth-Humanities.

ENGL 114W - Language and Purpose (3)

Introduces students to the relationships between writing and purpose, between the features of texts and their meaning and effects. May focus on one or more literary or non-literary genres, including (but not limited to) essays, oratory, autobiography, poetry, and journalism. Includes attention to writing skills. Students with credit for ENGL 104W may not take this course for further credit. Writing/Breadth-Humanities.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
D900 Alys Avalos Rivera
Tu 2:30 PM – 4:20 PM
SRYC 3170, Surrey
D901 Fr 11:30 AM – 12:20 PM
SRYC 3120, Surrey
D902 Fr 11:30 AM – 12:20 PM
SRYC 3150, Surrey
D903 Fr 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
SRYC 3150, Surrey
D904 Fr 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
SRYC 3150, Surrey
ENGL 115W - Literature and Culture (3)

An Introduction to the study of literature within the wider cultural field, with a focus on contemporary issues across genres and media. Students with credit for ENGL 105W may not take this course for further credit. Writing/Breadth-Humanities.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
D100 David Coley
Mo, We 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
SSCB 9200, Burnaby
D101 Mo 8:30 AM – 9:20 AM
RCB 5125, Burnaby
D102 Mo 8:30 AM – 9:20 AM
RCB 6100, Burnaby
D103 Mo 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
AQ 4140, Burnaby
D104 Mo 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
WMC 3517, Burnaby
D105 Mo 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
RCB 5125, Burnaby
D106 Mo 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
WMC 3513, Burnaby
D107 Mo 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
TASC2 7201, Burnaby
D108 Mo 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
AQ 5004, Burnaby
D109 We 8:30 AM – 9:20 AM
BLU 10921, Burnaby
D110 Mo 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
WMC 2521, Burnaby
D111 We 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
RCB 8106, Burnaby
D112 We 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
RCB 7105, Burnaby
D113 We 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
BLU 9655, Burnaby
D114 We 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM
RCB 7105, Burnaby
D115 We 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
WMC 3535, Burnaby
D116 We 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
AQ 2122, Burnaby
ENGL 199W - Writing to Persuade (3)

An introduction to reading and writing from a rhetorical perspective. The course treats reading and writing as activities that take place in particular circumstances and situations, in contrast to the traditional emphasis on decontextualized, formal features of texts. It prepares students for reading and writing challenges they are likely to encounter within and beyond the classroom. Prerequisite: 12 units. Students with credit for ENGL 199 may not take this course for further credit. Writing.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
C100 Distance Education
D100 Daniel Dunford
Mo 12:30 PM – 2:20 PM
WMC 2200, Burnaby
D101 Daniel Dunford
We 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
WMC 3220, Burnaby
PHIL 100W - Knowledge and Reality (3)

An introduction to some of the central problems of philosophy. Topics to be discussed include the different theories of reality; the nature and sources of knowledge, truth, evidence, and reason; the justification of belief and knowledge about the universe. These topics and problems will be considered as they arise in the context of issues such as: relativism versus absolutism; the existence of God; personal identity; the nature of the mind and its relation to the body; free will and determinism; the possibility of moral knowledge. Open to all students. Students with credit for PHIL 100 may not take this course for further credit. Writing/Breadth-Humanities.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
D100 David Heide
Tu 12:30 PM – 2:20 PM
SSCB 9200, Burnaby
D101 Mo 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
AQ 5050, Burnaby
D102 Tu 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
SWH 10075, Burnaby
D103 Tu 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
WMC 3535, Burnaby
D104 Tu 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
WMC 3513, Burnaby
D105 Tu 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
AQ 5051, Burnaby
D106 Tu 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
AQ 5046, Burnaby
D107 Tu 11:30 AM – 12:20 PM
RCB 8104, Burnaby
D108 Tu 11:30 AM – 12:20 PM
AQ 5019, Burnaby
D109 Tu 11:30 AM – 12:20 PM
AQ 5014, Burnaby
D110 Tu 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
AQ 5051, Burnaby
D111 Tu 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
RCB 8104, Burnaby
D112 Tu 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
AQ 5050, Burnaby
D113 Tu 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
RCB 8104, Burnaby
D114 Tu 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
AQ 5050, Burnaby
D115 Tu 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
AQ 5017, Burnaby
D116 We 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
RCB 5120, Burnaby
D117 Th 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
RCB 6101, Burnaby
D118 Th 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
RCB 6101, Burnaby
E200 Simon Pollon
Tu 5:30 PM – 8:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
PHIL 105 - Critical Thinking (3)

An introduction to the evaluation of arguments as they are encountered in everyday life. The central aim will be to sharpen skills of reasoning and argumentation by understanding how arguments work and learning to distinguish those which actually prove what they set out to show from those which do not. Open to all students. Students with credit for PHIL XX1 may not take this course for further credit. Q/Breadth-Social Sci/Sciences.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
D100 David Heide
Th 2:30 PM – 4:20 PM
RCB IMAGTH, Burnaby
D101 We 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
BLU 9655, Burnaby
D102 We 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
AQ 5050, Burnaby
D103 We 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
WMC 3533, Burnaby
D104 Th 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
WMC 3513, Burnaby
D105 Th 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
AQ 2122, Burnaby
D106 Th 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
AQ 5025, Burnaby
D107 Th 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
WMC 3513, Burnaby
D108 Th 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
AQ 2122, Burnaby
D109 Th 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
BLU 9655, Burnaby
D110 Th 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
AQ 5025, Burnaby
D111 Th 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
BLU 10655, Burnaby
D112 Th 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM
AQ 5050, Burnaby
D113 Th 5:30 PM – 6:20 PM
WMC 3517, Burnaby
D114 Fr 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
AQ 5027, Burnaby
D115 Fr 11:30 AM – 12:20 PM
BLU 9655, Burnaby
D116 Fr 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
AQ 4115, Burnaby
E900 Simon Pollon
We 5:30 PM – 8:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
PHIL 110 - Introduction to Logic and Reasoning (3)

The aim of this course is to familiarize students with fundamental techniques of correct reasoning. Special attention is given to the methods of logic in particular, and to their role in the discovery of truth not only within science and philosophy but within all forms of rational enquiry. Open to all students. Quantitative.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
D100 Thomas Donaldson
Mo, We 11:30 AM – 12:20 PM
SSCB 9200, Burnaby
D101 Mo 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
AQ 5048, Burnaby
D102 Mo 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
WMC 3515, Burnaby
D103 Mo 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
AQ 4115, Burnaby
D104 Mo 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
AQ 4115, Burnaby
D105 Mo 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
AQ 2122, Burnaby
D106 Mo 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
AQ 4115, Burnaby
D107 Mo 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
AQ 5049, Burnaby
D108 Mo 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
AQ 5020, Burnaby
D110 We 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
RCB 5118, Burnaby
D112 We 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
WMC 3251, Burnaby
D113 We 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
AQ 5051, Burnaby
D114 We 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
WMC 2268, Burnaby
D116 We 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
WMC 2523, Burnaby
E200 Simon Pollon
TBD
PHIL 120W - Moral and Legal Problems (3)

A critical examination of a range of moral and legal issues we confront in our dealings with the state and our fellow human beings, such as: Is it wrong to break the law? Should pornography and recreational drugs be illegal? Do animals have rights? Is there a duty to admit immigrants? Are there duties to the world's poor? Are indigenous peoples owed reparations? Students with credit for PHIL 120 may not take this course for further credit. Writing/Breadth-Humanities.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
D100 Bruno Guindon
Mo, We 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
RCB IMAGTH, Burnaby
D101 Mo 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
TASC2 7201, Burnaby
D102 Mo 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
WMC 3517, Burnaby
D103 Mo 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
WMC 3515, Burnaby
D104 Mo 11:30 AM – 12:20 PM
AQ 5027, Burnaby
D105 Mo 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
AQ 5009, Burnaby
D106 Mo 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
AQ 5009, Burnaby
D107 Mo 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
AQ 5027, Burnaby
D108 Mo 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
RCB 6101, Burnaby
D109 Tu 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
AQ 2122, Burnaby
D110 Tu 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
AQ 5036, Burnaby
D111 We 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
AQ 5051, Burnaby
D112 We 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
SWH 10075, Burnaby
D113 We 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
AQ 4115, Burnaby
D114 We 11:30 AM – 12:20 PM
AQ 5014, Burnaby
D115 We 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
AQ 5009, Burnaby
D116 We 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
RCB 8105, Burnaby
D117 We 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
AQ 5009, Burnaby
D118 Th 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
AQ 4115, Burnaby
D900 Brian Thomas
Fr 2:30 PM – 5:20 PM
SRYC 3250, Surrey
E200 Jennifer Warriner
Th 5:30 PM – 8:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
PHIL 150 - Great Works in the History of Philosophy (3)

A thematic survey of some classical texts in the history of Western philosophy, from late Antiquity to the 19th century, including by figures such as Plato, Aristotle, Augustine, Aquinas, Descartes, de Gournay, Elisabeth of Bohemia, Spinoza, Leibniz, du Châtelet, Hume, Astell, Wollstonecraft, Kant, Mill, Hegel, Schopenhauer, Nietzsche, and others. Themes may include the nature of the human being, the role of God in philosophical thought, conceptions of the good life, and others. Open to all students. Students with credit for PHIL 151 may not take this course for further credit. Breadth-Humanities.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
D100 Nicolas Bommarito
Mo 4:30 PM – 6:20 PM
We 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM
AQ 3154, Burnaby
AQ 3150, Burnaby
WL 101W - Writing in World Literature (3)

Explores literary texts from diverse linguistic and cultural origins while introducing students to the fundamentals of comparative literary analysis and critical writing. May examine cross-cultural interactions, or compare texts thematically. Writing/Breadth-Humanities.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
D100 Kenneth Seigneurie
Mo 12:30 PM – 2:20 PM
AQ 5037, Burnaby
D101 Kenneth Seigneurie
Mo 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
AQ 5004, Burnaby
D102 Kenneth Seigneurie
Mo 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
AQ 5004, Burnaby
WL 103W - Early World Literatures (3)

Introduces ways of comparing early world literatures across time and space. May explore fundamental themes such as love, heroism, or the underworld. Writing/Breadth-Humanities.

WL 104W - Modern World Literatures (3)

Introduces ways of comparing modern world literatures across time and space. May explore topics such as revolution, technology, or existentialism. Writing/Breadth-Humanities.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
D100 Mark Deggan
Tu 12:30 PM – 2:20 PM
AQ 5037, Burnaby
D101 Mark Deggan
Tu 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
EDB 9651, Burnaby
D102 Mark Deggan
Tu 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
AQ 5027, Burnaby
WL 105W - World Literature Lab (3)

Incorporates academic and creative writing assignments through hands-on exploration of language, literacy, and literature across cultures. Includes translation exercises and writing workshops. Additional language fluency highly recommended but not required. Writing/Breadth-Humanities.

It is recommended that students complete BUS 202 - Foundations for Collaborative Work Environments (3) in order to ensure they possess the foundational skills in communication and collaboration necessary for successful completion of upper division business coursework. Students wishing to register in BUS 202 should consult with an Undergraduate Academic Advisor in the Beedie School of Business.

Geography Lower Division Requirements

Students are required to successfully complete a minimum of 15 lower division geography units including

GEOG 100 - Our World: Introducing Human Geography (3)

A geographical introduction to how humans shape our world, with attention also given to how it shapes us. Themes may include: culture, economic activities, environmental change, globalization, politics, population, resources, and urbanization. Breadth-Humanities/Social Sciences.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
D100 Susan Owen
Th 2:30 PM – 5:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
GEOG 111 - Earth Systems (3)

An introduction to landforms, climates, soils and vegetation; their origins, distributions, interrelationships and roles in the ecosystem. Laboratory work and field trips are included. Breadth-Science.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
D100 Andrew Perkins
Tu 10:30 AM – 12:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
D101 Tu 12:30 PM – 2:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
D102 Tu 2:30 PM – 4:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
D103 Tu 4:30 PM – 6:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
D104 Th 10:30 AM – 12:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
D105 We 10:30 AM – 12:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
D106 We 2:30 PM – 4:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
D107 We 4:30 PM – 6:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
D108 Th 12:30 PM – 2:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
D109 Th 2:30 PM – 4:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
D110 Fr 10:30 AM – 12:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
D111 We 12:30 PM – 2:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
D112 Fr 12:30 PM – 2:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
D113 We 8:30 AM – 10:20 AM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
GEOG 221 - Economic Worlds (3)

The fundamentals of economics geography, the study of the forces that shape the arrangement of economic activity in the real world. Prerequisite: GEOG 100. Breadth-Social Sciences.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
D100 Leanne Roderick
TBD

and six units from any lower division GEOG courses.

* Any one of these courses may be replaced by any three unspecified transfer units in English or in ENGL-Writing at the 100- or 200-level.

Upper Division Requirements

Business Core Courses

The Beedie School of Business core courses must be completed, as listed below. Students complete all of

BUS 303 - Business, Society and Ethics (3)

This course examines and reviews contemporary thinking on the changing role of business and business persons in the operations of society, particularly Canadian society. The course explores the changing legal, ethical and regulatory environments of business focusing on the critical alignments -- values, policies, technology and legal approaches -- between the modern organization and its broader public. Prerequisite: 45 units. Students with credit for BUS 103, COMM 103, or COMM 303 may not take this course for further credit.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
D100 Kathleen Burke
Tu 11:30 AM – 2:20 PM
WMC 2230, Burnaby
D200 Thomas Culham
We 2:30 PM – 5:20 PM
WMC 2202, Burnaby
D300 Shafik Bhalloo
Fr 9:30 AM – 12:20 PM
BLU 10011, Burnaby
D400 Thomas Culham
Tu 2:30 PM – 5:20 PM
AQ 4150, Burnaby
D500 Kathleen Burke
We 9:30 AM – 12:20 PM
SRYC 5140, Surrey
E100 Daniel Hooley
We 4:30 PM – 7:20 PM
WMC 2200, Burnaby
BUS 312 - Introduction to Finance (4)

Role and function of financial managers, financial analysis, compound interest valuation and capital budgeting, management of current assets, introduction to financial instruments and institutions. Prerequisite: BUS 254 (or 324) with a minimum grade of C-; 45 units. Recommended: BUS 207, ECON 201, or ECON 301. Quantitative.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
D100 Husna Memon
We, Fr 12:30 PM – 2:20 PM
BLU 9660, Burnaby
D200 Tara Immell
Fr 8:30 AM – 12:20 PM
SRYE 3016, Surrey
E100 Tara Immell
We 5:30 PM – 9:20 PM
SWH 10041, Burnaby
BUS 336 - Data and Decisions II (4)

This course is an extension of BUS 232. It develops and applies the quantitative models that are most directly relevant to business decisions. Beginning with material on multiple regression and forecasting modeling, the course moves on to decision analysis, business simulation, quality control, and an introduction to optimization. Prerequisite: MATH 150, MATH 151, MATH 154, or MATH 157, with a minimum grade of C-; BUS 232, ECON 233, or STAT 270, with a minimum grade of C-; 45 units. Quantitative.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
D100 Forough Pourhossein
We, Fr 12:30 PM – 2:20 PM
AQ 3181, Burnaby
D200 Andrew Flostrand
We, Fr 10:30 AM – 12:20 PM
SRYC 5280, Surrey
E100 Mohammad Ghotboddini
Tu, Th 8:00 PM – 9:50 PM
SSCC 9002, Burnaby
OP01 Th 2:30 PM – 5:20 PM
WMC 2301, Burnaby
OP02 Tu 3:30 PM – 5:20 PM
WMC 2305, Burnaby
OP03 We 5:30 PM – 7:20 PM
WMC 2301, Burnaby
OP04 We 12:30 PM – 2:20 PM
SRYC 3300, Surrey
OP05 Fr 12:30 PM – 2:20 PM
SRYC 3300, Surrey
OP07 Mo 6:30 PM – 8:20 PM
WMC 2301, Burnaby
OP08 Th 5:30 PM – 7:20 PM
WMC 2301, Burnaby
BUS 343 - Introduction to Marketing (3)

The environment of marketing; relation of social sciences to marketing; evaluation of marketing theory and research; assessment of demand, consumer behaviour analysis; market institutions; method and mechanics of distribution in domestic, foreign and overseas markets; sales organization; advertising; new product development, publicity and promotion; marketing programs. Prerequisite: 45 units. Students with credit for COMM 343 may not take this course for further credit.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
D100 Miremad Soleymanian
Tu 12:30 PM – 2:20 PM
AQ 3182, Burnaby
D101 Tu 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
RCB 8106, Burnaby
D102 Tu 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
RCB 7105, Burnaby
D103 Tu 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
RCB 8106, Burnaby
D104 Tu 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
RCB 7105, Burnaby
D105 Tu 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM
AQ 4120, Burnaby
D106 Tu 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM
TASC2 7201, Burnaby
D107 Tu 5:30 PM – 6:20 PM
WMC 3253, Burnaby
D108 Tu 5:30 PM – 6:20 PM
WMC 3515, Burnaby
D109 Tu 6:30 PM – 7:20 PM
AQ 5036, Burnaby
E100 Miremad Soleymanian
Tu 4:30 PM – 6:20 PM
EDB 7618, Burnaby
E101 Tu 6:30 PM – 7:20 PM
WMC 2501, Burnaby
E102 Tu 6:30 PM – 7:20 PM
AQ 5035, Burnaby
E103 Tu 7:30 PM – 8:20 PM
RCB 6100, Burnaby
E104 Tu 7:30 PM – 8:20 PM
AQ 5008, Burnaby
E105 Tu 8:30 PM – 9:20 PM
RCB 6100, Burnaby
E106 Tu 8:30 PM – 9:20 PM
AQ 5008, Burnaby
E107 Tu 9:30 PM – 10:20 PM
WMC 3511, Burnaby
BUS 393 - Commercial Law (3)

Common law, equity, and statute law; contracts, agency, and negotiable instruments; partnership and corporation law; international commercial law. Prerequisite: 45 units. BUEC 391 is not to be taken concurrently with BUS 393. Students with credit for COMM 393 may not take this course for further credit.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
D100 Shafik Bhalloo
Th 10:30 AM – 12:20 PM
AQ 3149, Burnaby
D101 Th 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
AQ 5004, Burnaby
D102 Th 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
AQ 5027, Burnaby
D103 Th 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
WMC 2523, Burnaby
D104 Th 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
WMC 3251, Burnaby
D200 Shafik Bhalloo
Fr 12:30 PM – 2:20 PM
WMC 2230, Burnaby
D201 Fr 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
AQ 5050, Burnaby
D202 Fr 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
AQ 5017, Burnaby
D203 Fr 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
AQ 5017, Burnaby
D204 Fr 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
AQ 5050, Burnaby
D300 Robert Adamson
Mo 10:30 AM – 12:20 PM
WMC 3210, Burnaby
D301 Mo 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
RCB 6101, Burnaby
D302 Mo 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
RCB 6100, Burnaby
D303 Mo 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
RCB 6101, Burnaby
D304 Mo 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
RCB 6100, Burnaby
D400 James Pflanz
Th 2:30 PM – 4:20 PM
SRYC 5100, Surrey
D401 Th 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM
SRYC 3250, Surrey
D402 Th 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM
SRYC 3150, Surrey
D403 Th 5:30 PM – 6:20 PM
SRYC 3250, Surrey
D404 Th 5:30 PM – 6:20 PM
SRYC 3150, Surrey
E100 Robert Adamson
Mo 4:30 PM – 6:20 PM
BLU 10011, Burnaby
E101 Mo 6:30 PM – 7:20 PM
RCB 5125, Burnaby
E102 Mo 6:30 PM – 7:20 PM
RCB 6100, Burnaby
E103 Mo 7:30 PM – 8:20 PM
RCB 6100, Burnaby
E104 Mo 7:30 PM – 8:20 PM
WMC 3511, Burnaby
BUS 478 - Strategy (3)

Integration of the various areas of business for the purpose of analysing and recommending strategies for planning and decision-making within the firm and a defined environment. Prerequisite: BUS 207 (or ECON 201 or ECON 301), BUS 312, 343, 360W and either BUS 374 or 381, all with a minimum grade of C-; 90 units.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
D100 Eric Gedajlovic
Mo 9:30 AM – 12:20 PM
WMC 3253, Burnaby
D200 Eric Gedajlovic
Mo 2:30 PM – 5:20 PM
WMC 3250, Burnaby
D300 Jerry Sheppard
Tu 11:30 AM – 2:20 PM
WMC 3250, Burnaby
D400 Jerry Sheppard
Th 11:30 AM – 2:20 PM
WMC 3210, Burnaby
D500 Daniela Blettner
Tu 8:30 AM – 11:20 AM
WMC 3255, Burnaby
D700 Rui Jorge Basto da Silva
Th 2:30 PM – 5:20 PM
SRYC 5380, Surrey
E100 Rui Jorge Basto da Silva
Tu 5:30 PM – 8:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
E200 Yuri Taira
Mo 5:30 PM – 8:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby

and one of

BUS 374 - Organization Theory (3)

This course will examine theories of organization which use the organization as a basic unit of analysis. It will show how the structure and internal processes of an organization are linked to and partially determined by forces in the external environment of the organization. Contextual factors such as the technology and corporate strategy of the organization will also be examined. Prerequisite: 45 units; BUS 272 (or 372) with a minimum grade of C-.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
D100 Aneesh Sharma
Fr 9:30 AM – 12:20 PM
SWH 10041, Burnaby
BUS 381 - Introduction to Human Resource Management (3)

Subjects include human resource planning, job analysis and design, recruitment, employment equity, selection and placement, performance appraisal, compensation and benefits, training and development, occupational health and safety, and industrial relations. For each subject an overview of current Canadian issues and practices is presented. Prerequisite: BUS 272 (or 372) with a minimum grade of C-; 45 units.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
D100 Bahareh Assadi
Th 8:30 AM – 11:20 AM
WMC 3520, Burnaby
E100 Robert Weston
We 5:30 PM – 8:20 PM
BLU 9660, Burnaby

and one additional 400 division BUS course, worth a minimum of three units (excluding practicum courses).

BUS 360W is recommended but not required. BUS 360W will be waived as a prerequisite for 400 division BUS courses for those in approved BUS joint programs. BUS 360W must be completed at Simon Fraser University in accordance with the WQB requirements.

Students may choose to complete one or more business concentrations by meeting the concentration requirements listed on the Business Major page of the calendar.

Geography Upper Division Requirements

Students are required to successfully complete a minimum of 24 units of upper division geography courses including

  • 12 units at the 300 division courses
  • 12 units at the 400 division courses

Writing, Quantitative, and Breadth Requirements

Students admitted to Simon Fraser University beginning in the fall 2006 term must meet writing, quantitative and breadth requirements as part of any degree program they may undertake. See Writing, Quantitative, and Breadth Requirements for university-wide information.

WQB Graduation Requirements

A grade of C- or better is required to earn W, Q or B credit

Requirement

Units

Notes
W - Writing

6

Must include at least one upper division course, taken at Simon Fraser University within the student’s major subject
Q - Quantitative

6

Q courses may be lower or upper division
B - Breadth

18

Designated Breadth Must be outside the student’s major subject, and may be lower or upper division
6 units Social Sciences: B-Soc
6 units Humanities: B-Hum
6 units Sciences: B-Sci

6

Additional Breadth 6 units outside the student’s major subject (may or may not be B-designated courses, and will likely help fulfil individual degree program requirements)

Students choosing to complete a joint major, joint honours, double major, two extended minors, an extended minor and a minor, or two minors may satisfy the breadth requirements (designated or not designated) with courses completed in either one or both program areas.

 

Business Career Passport Requirements

Business Career Passport (BCP) is a mandatory program for Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) students to kick-start their career.

  • Students admitted to the BBA program for the Fall 2017 term onwards are required to complete the program within 12 months of the start of their program.
  • Students admitted to the BBA program from the Fall 2012 term to the Summer 2017 term are required to complete the program prior to graduation.

For more information, click here.

Residency Requirements and Transfer Credit

  • At least half of the program's total units must be earned through Simon Fraser University study.
  • At least two thirds of the program's total upper division units must be earned through Simon Fraser University study.