Curriculum Guideline

Trades Management (Concentration)

Effective Date:
Program Code
CNTRMGT
Discontinued
No
Program
Faculty
Commerce & Business Administration
Department
Business
Credential Type
Concentration
Transcript Title
Trades Mgmt Concentration
Date of First Offering
Start Term
201730
End Term
201930
Credits
60.00
Admissions Requirements

The Trades Management Concentration is only available for students enrolled in the BBA Management program. Applicants must have the following admission requirements:

  • Obtained a provincial or interprovincial trade certificate of qualification in a trade AND
  • Completed, in the last ten years, a minimum of 4000 hours of:
    • Trades training (i.e., knowledge and/or skills education in a classroom or workshop setting) in the trade for which they hold the certificate of qualification or
    • Work experience in the trade for which they hold the certificate or
    • A combination of trades training (i.e., knowledge and/or skills education in a classroom or workshop setting) and work experience in the trade for which they
      hold the certificate.

NOTE: Students wanting the Trades Management Concentration can apply for admissions into the Trades Management Concentration upon entering Douglas College or once they have completed the 4000-hour requirement (i.e., in the case that the 4000 hours are not completed upon their admittance to Douglas College).

Curriculum Framework

Concentration in Trades Management:

  • This concentration is only available for students enrolled in the BBA Management program.
  • Students seeking a BBA Management with a Concentration in Trades Management, who meet the admissions criteria, will receive the following credits for their work experience and/or prior training:  
    • Up to 9 lower level credits towards the Trades Management Concentration and;
    • 39 credits towards the BBA "open electives" requirements (24 lower level credits and 15 upper level credits).
  • Concentrations are not noted on the credential but will be noted on the transcript.
  • To obtain a BBA in Management, students admitted to the Trades Management Concentration must ensure that they take all other required courses included in the BBA Management program.