Optional 400-Level Courses

SCBUS 424 Workshop 5: Special Topics in Science and Business

This capstone-project workshop addresses the formulation of firm-wide strategic plans (e.g., business cases, marketing plans, strategic plans) for science and technology-based start-ups and traditional firms. It provides a framework for developing and implementing business strategies and the related documentation that fits a firm's environment, human resources, markets, managerial styles, and organization. This course involves significant group work under the supervision of a Science and Business instructor. A written report and seminar presentation are required. A special capstone project is also required.

Department Consent Required. 
Prereq: SCBUS 123, 223, 323 and 423

SCBUS 425 Workshop 6: Challenges in Globalizing Science and Technology

This workshop addresses the implications for Canadian science and technology based firms of competing in the global competitive environment.

Prereq: Level at least 3A Science and Business students