Course Outline

BUSI 433 - Real Estate Business

Lesson 1: Entrepreneurship and Small Business Development
Lesson 2: Business Strategy
Lesson 3: Organizing and Financing the Business
Lesson 4: Accounting for Small Businesses
Lesson 5: Taxation
Lesson 6: Law and Ethics
Lesson 7: Marketing
Lesson 8: People Management: Leadership and Organizational Structures
Lesson 9: Managing Employees: Motivation and Labour Relations 
Lesson 10: Technology
Lesson 11: Succession Planning
Projects 

Course Structure

Weekly multiple choice assignments: 10% of final grade.

Project 1 & 2: Business research and analysis exercises: 40% of final grade.

The two projects involve creating a business plan for a new business, or carrying out a detailed strategic management review of an existing business. Project 1 covers the first half of the business plan or strategic management review, including topics such as small business development, business strategy, financial planning, accounting, taxation, and legal and ethical considerations. Project 2 covers the second half of the business plan or strategic management review, including topics such as marketing, human resources management, technology, and succession planning.

Final exam: Multiple choice and short-answer written questions: 50% of final grade.

Textbook sold separately.

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