Business Fundamentals

Credential Earned: Ontario College Certificate
In order to achieve the certificate, students must have been accepted through OCAS within 1 year of starting or completing 50% of the courses; whichever comes first.

Program Length
Once formally registered into the Program through OCAS, students have 2 years to complete the program. Only courses taken within a five (5) year period may be applied towards the program certificate.


Program Status
Continuous Intake/Open

Admission Requirements
You are able to register and take individual courses without meeting all admission requirement if you do not plan to achieve the Ontario College Certificate. To earn the full post-secondary certificate for Business Fundamentals, you must have the following requirements:

• Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD)
• Grade 12 English (C, U)
• Grade 11 Math (C, U)

• Or equivalent

• Or mature student status (an applicant who does not have a high school diploma or equivalent, and will have reached the age of 19 years on or before the start of the program).

Option 1
Mature students can choose to undergo academic testing prior to admission into a program. Call the Admissions Office at 705-235-7222 for more details. Academic prerequisites for this program may be obtained free of charge through Academic Upgrading.

Option 2
Mature students may choose to successfully complete the Business Fundamentals CM1903+MA1024 with a minimum grade of 60% or higher.

Course: BU1003 | Introduction to Business (BCG101)
Section: 481 | Location: Timmins Campus | Cost: $ 250.00

Course: BU1103 | Introduction to Human Resources (BCH101)
Section: 481 | Location: Timmins Campus | Cost: $ 250.00

Course: BU4033 | Microeconomics (BCO106)
Section: 481 | Location: Timmins Campus | Cost: $ 250.00

Course: MR1073 | Introduction to Marketing (BCM101)
Section: 481 | Location: Timmins Campus | Cost: $ 250.00

The following courses will be available at a later date:

AC1034 | Intro to Financial Accounting (BCA101)
AC2034 | Financial Accounting II (BCA102)
CM1903 | Communications I – Model A
CM2903 | Communications II – Model A
IN1003 | Computer Appl. for Business (BCO103)
MA1024 | Business Math I (BCO101)
MA2024 | Business Math II (BCO105)
MR2003 | Marketing II (BCM102)
PS1173 | Introduction to Psychology
BU3113 | Organizational Behaviour (BCH102)