Course Description

Health, safety and environment professionals need to understand: the way their businesses work; the management system and the roles of managers; the work of management in planning, organizing, leading and controlling work; organizational change, and how to deal with it. Further, they must be a skilled and competent trainer, and have a proper understanding of training methods, curriculum development and evaluation. Discuss the key aspects of organizational behaviour and business administration necessary to be an effective HSE professional in today's workplace.

Course Details

By completion of this course, successful students will be able to:

  • Understand the basics of Canadian business
  • Understand the basic planning process and planning models
  • Identify key features of organizational structure and teams
  • Identify key features of different leadership styles
  • Apply the principles of the problem solving processes in management


Applies Towards the Following Certificate(s)


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Sep 08, 2020 to Dec 07, 2020
Delivery Options
Course Fees
Flat Fee non-credit $630.00
Reading List / Textbook

Required Textbook
Title: Fundamentals of Management
Edition: 8th
Authors: Stephen P Robbins, Mary Coulter, 
Publisher: Pearson
ISBN: 9780134283593

Visit the UCalgary Bookstore at www.calgarybookstore.ca.

Section Notes

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

Unless notified, all online courses are available at 9 am MT the day before the start date. Students who register on (or after) the start date will receive access within one day of registration.

Students who are unfamiliar with Desire2Learn or Adobe Connect are recommended to take BMC 352 Learning Online prior to enrolling in this course.

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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