Course Description

Learn the concepts and processes of strategic planning, and understand why it is essential for the success of your organization. Discover how to set strategic objectives and action plans in order to realize your mission. Experience a planning session firsthand from defining the vision to identifying the activities needed to meet stated outcomes.

Course Details


Upon successful completion of this course, you will be able to:

  • Understand the purpose of strategic planning and its importance to your organization
  • Perform the analysis required for strategic planning
  • Identify and develop strategic choices for your organization
  • Implement your organization's strategic plan

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8:30AM to 5:00PM
Jul 13, 2020 to Jul 17, 2020
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Course Fees
Flat Fee non-credit $625.00
Reading List / Textbook

Title: Applied Strategic Planning - An Introduction
Edition: 2nd
Authors: Timothy Nolan, Leonard Goodstein, Jeanette Goodstein
Publisher: Wiley
ISBN: 978-0787988524

Visit the UCalgary Bookstore at www.calgarybookstore.ca.

Section Notes

Due to the intensive nature of this course, it is recommended that you familiarize yourself with course materials before your first class.

Assignments and group work will be required throughout the course duration and a final assignment may be due after the course has ended.

This course uses Desire2Learn (D2L), an online learning management system. The instructor will post your course outline and other materials in D2L one week prior to the course start date. For more information about D2L, please visit our Online Learning Resources.

Students are expected to attend all sessions.

Unless otherwise stated, notice of withdrawal or transfer from a course must be received at least seven calendar days prior to the start date of the course.

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