X. Degree Programs

Bachelor of Commerce (B.Comm.)

Project Management (PM)

Department of Management, Gordon S. Lang School of Business and Economics

The Minor in Project Management focuses on developing the broad set of knowledge and competencies expected of project management professionals. The courses are unique, varied and relevant to student who are interested in pursuing careers in business, engineering, computer science, bio-resource management, environmental design and rural development or other related fields.

By taking this minor, students will advance competencies in the following areas:

  • Project Management

  • Organizational Behaviour

  • Leadership

  • Communication

Minor (Honours Program)

A minimum of 5.00 credits is required (3.00 required credits, plus 2.00 credits of restricted electives of which at least 1.00 credits must be at the 3000 level or above).

Required courses (3.00 credits):
HROB*2010 [0.50] Foundations of Leadership
HROB*2090 [0.50] Individuals and Groups in Organizations
HROB*3100 [0.50] Developing Management and Leadership Competencies
MGMT*3300 [0.50] Project Management
MGMT*4300 [0.50] Advanced Project Management
One of:
EDRD*3140 [0.50] Organizational Communication
HTM*2010 [0.50] Hospitality and Tourism Business Communications
MCS*2000 [0.50] Business Communication

Restricted Electives (2.00 credits of which at least 1.00 credits are at the 3000 level or above):

EDRD*4120 [0.50] Leadership Development in Small Organizations
ENGG*3240 [0.50] Engineering Economics
ENGG*4050 [0.50] Quality Control
FARE*3310 [0.50] Operations Management
FARE*4370 [0.50] Food & Agri Marketing Management
HTM*2070 [0.50] Event Management
HTM*3120 [0.50] Service Operations Analysis
IDEV*3400 [0.50] Managing and Evaluating Change in Development
MCS*3620 [0.50] Marketing Communications
MGMT*4050 [0.50] Business Consulting
MGMT*4060 [0.50] Business Consulting
PHIL*2120 [0.50] Ethics
PHIL*2600 [0.50] Business and Professional Ethics
POLS*2250 [0.50] Public Administration and Governance
PSYC*4330 [0.50] Industrial/Organizational Psychology
REAL*4830 [1.00] Real Estate Development Project

Note: not all restricted elective courses identified in this list will necessarily be open to all students in the minor in Project Management. Some courses may have priority access restrictions, or may be limited to students enrolled in the major from which the courses are drawn. In some cases a Course Waiver Request form signed by the instructor may be required in order for students to add these courses to their schedule. Please consult with the department offering the course about possible access. Some courses may also have prerequisites which are identified in course descriptions in the academic calendar.

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