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Business Classes in the Evening

Advance your career with Saskatchewan Polytechnic business courses offered at night. Take advantage of our 7-10 p.m. classes and register now for the following fall courses.

For more information about these courses please contact:

Saskatchewan Polytechnic campus, Saskatoon
Jim Williams
Jim.Williams@saskpolytech.ca
306-659-4038

Saskatchewan Polytechnic campus, Regina
Rick Wagman
wagman@saskpolytech.ca
306-775-7450

Saskatchewan Polytechnic campus, Prince Albert
Gary Whitley
whitley@saskpolytech.ca
306-765-1772


You will study the necessary theory and tools for understanding, analyzing and designing computer-based accounting information systems at the introductory level. You will study the theory and participate in practical applications that support your studies as an accounting student. The course includes an introduction to the field of electronic commerce.

Prerequisites: Introductory Financial Accounting 2 (ACCT 125)


Additional costs: Books and materials
Start and End DatesFeeLocationCRN
January 9, 2017 - April 24, 2017
Mon - 7:00-10:00 pm
Room: 921
Registration deadline: January 23, 2017
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$510.00ReginaCRN: 201603-242
January 3, 2017 - April 11, 2017
Tue - 7:00-9:59 pm
Room: 143
Registration deadline: January 3, 2017
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$510.00SaskatoonCRN: 201603-879
April 18, 2017 - June 30, 2017
Registration deadline: April 25, 2017
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$510.00OnlineCRN: 201603-922
April 18, 2017 - June 30, 2017
Registration deadline: April 25, 2017
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$510.00OnlineCRN: 201603-484
You will deal with business problems involving ratios, proportions and percent. You will study the mathematics of merchandizing by examining discounts and markups, You will deal with the concept of the time value of money and how it is applied to both simple and compound interest. You will study ordinary annuities and specifically how they relate to mortgages.

Additional costs: Text(s) and required materials.
Start and End DatesFeeLocationCRN
January 10, 2017 - April 25, 2017
Tue - 7:00-9:59 pm
Registration deadline: January 10, 2017
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$510.28Prince AlbertCRN: 201603-515
January 7, 2017 - April 22, 2017
Sat - 9:00 am-12:00 pm
Room: 920
Registration deadline: January 21, 2017
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$510.00ReginaCRN: 201603-253
January 5, 2017 - April 13, 2017
Thu - 7:00-9:59 pm
Room: 408
Registration deadline: January 5, 2017
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$510.00SaskatoonCRN: 201603-890
January 4, 2017 - April 14, 2017
Registration deadline: January 18, 2017
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$510.00OnlineCRN: 201603-480
You will be introduced to the elements of statistics used in business. The course content includes frequency distribution, measure of central tendency and dispersion, probability distributions (discrete and continuous), sampling, sampling distributions, estimations, regressions, correlation and elementary hypothesis testing.

Additional costs: A textbook and Sharp business financial EL-738 calculator.
Start and End DatesFeeLocationCRN
January 3, 2017 - April 11, 2017
Tue - 7:00-10:00 pm
Room: 920
Registration deadline: January 17, 2017
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$510.00ReginaCRN: 201603-256
January 9, 2017 - April 24, 2017
Mon - 7:00-10:59 pm
Room: 421
Registration deadline: January 9, 2017
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$510.00SaskatoonCRN: 201603-912
April 18, 2017 - June 30, 2017
Registration deadline: April 25, 2017
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$510.00Televised (Distance Learning)CRN: 201603-493
Your studies will focus on the field of commercial law. You will examine in detail the concepts of contract law and how these concepts are influenced by various legislative acts and common law. Other legal concepts in your studies will focus on: torts, agency, various forms of business organizations, the sale of goods, employment, bailments, insurance, real and intellectual property, and secured transactions.

Additional costs: Text(s) and required materials.
Start and End DatesFeeLocationCRN
January 9, 2017 - April 24, 2017
Mon - 7:00-10:00 pm
Room: 721
Registration deadline: January 23, 2017
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$510.00ReginaCRN: 201603-252
January 7, 2017 - April 13, 2017
Sat - 9:00-11:59 am
Room: 129C
Registration deadline: January 7, 2017
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$510.00SaskatoonCRN: 201603-892
April 18, 2017 - June 30, 2017
Registration deadline: April 25, 2017
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$510.00OnlineCRN: 201603-489
April 18, 2017 - June 30, 2017
Registration deadline: April 25, 2017
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$510.00OnlineCRN: 201603-490
The course is an introduction to the study of cost accounting theory and practice. You will focus on the differences between cost accounting and financial accounting, various cost accounting terms, an introduction to costing systems and responsibility accounting using master and flexible budgets.

Prerequisites: Introductory Financial Accounting 2 (ACCT 125)


This course currently has no offerings.

Your studies will be a continuation of Cost Accounting 1 (ACCT 226). You will study non-routine decision making, cost allocation theory and methods, process costing, hybrid costing systems, inventory management and sales and input variances.

Prerequisites: Cost Accounting 1 (ACCT 226)


Additional costs: Books and materials
Start and End DatesFeeLocationCRN
January 5, 2017 - April 13, 2017
Tue - 7:00-10:00 pm
Room: 716
Registration deadline: January 17, 2017
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$510.00ReginaCRN: 201603-241
January 5, 2017 - April 13, 2017
Thu - 7:00-9:59 pm
Room: 145
Registration deadline: January 5, 2017
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$510.00SaskatoonCRN: 201603-889
January 4, 2017 - April 14, 2017
Registration deadline: January 18, 2017
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$510.00OnlineCRN: 201603-468
You will study the foundations of macroeconomics. Your studies will include an introduction to the economic principles of scarcity, opportunity costs, demand and supply, and comparative market structures. You will then focus on learning about the major macroeconomic elements impacting our economy. This includes Gross Domestic Product, unemployment and inflation, government spending and taxation, the Canadian banking system, foreign trade and other key macroeconomic variables.

Additional costs: Text(s) and required materials.
Start and End DatesFeeLocationCRN
January 5, 2017 - April 13, 2017
Thu - 7:00-10:00 pm
Room: 721
Registration deadline: January 19, 2017
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$510.00ReginaCRN: 201603-245
January 3, 2017 - April 11, 2017
Tue - 7:00-9:59 pm
Room: 149
Registration deadline: January 3, 2017
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$510.00SaskatoonCRN: 201603-881
January 3, 2017 - April 11, 2017
Tue - 7:00-9:59 pm
Room: 408
Registration deadline: January 3, 2017
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$510.00SaskatoonCRN: 201603-882
January 4, 2017 - April 14, 2017
Registration deadline: January 18, 2017
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$510.00OnlineCRN: 201603-472
You will focus on the major influences on employee engagement and the impact on individual managers and the organization. You will examine the importance of sound employee relationship practices in the role of reaching organizational objectives. You will look at equity and fairness, the influence of culture, diversity and equity, motivation, job design principles, performance management and occupational health and safety. You will research and develop a proposal that management can implement to enhance corporate employee engagement.



Additional costs: Books and materials
Start and End DatesFeeLocationCRN
January 7, 2017 - April 22, 2017
Sat – 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Room: 622
Registration deadline: January 23, 2017
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$510.00ReginaCRN: 201603-251
April 18, 2017 - June 30, 2017
Registration deadline: April 25, 2017
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$510.00OnlineCRN: 201603-488
You will become familiar with the role of finance and its implication for risk, income and control, credit conditions and a firm’s state of liquidity. Course content includes sources of capital and corporate borrowing, cost of capital theory and optimal capital structure and capital budget decision making.

Prerequisites: Introductory Financial Accounting 1 (ACCT 122)


Additional costs: Books and materials
Start and End DatesFeeLocationCRN
January 4, 2017 - April 12, 2017
Wed - 7:00-10:00 pm
Room: 921
Registration deadline: January 18, 2017
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$510.00ReginaCRN: 201603-246
April 25, 2017 - June 13, 2017
Tue, Thu - 7:00-9:59 pm
Room: 129C
Registration deadline: April 25, 2017
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$510.00SaskatoonCRN: 201603-896
April 18, 2017 - June 30, 2017
Registration deadline: April 25, 2017
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$510.00Televised (Distance Learning)CRN: 201603-487
Your studies will focus on the practical use of Word, Excel, Outlook and PowerPoint from the Microsoft Office Professional software suite. You will learn a wide range of skills from intermediate to advanced in each of the applications.

Additional costs: Text(s) and required materials.
Start and End DatesFeeLocationCRN
April 25, 2017 - June 13, 2017
Tue, Thu - 7:00-10:00 pm
Room: 207.25
Registration deadline: April 25, 2017
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$510.00ReginaCRN: 201603-267
January 4, 2017 - April 14, 2017
Registration deadline: January 18, 2017
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$510.00OnlineCRN: 201603-471
You will complete an in-depth study of generally accepted accounting principles as applied to accounting for current assets, capital assets, temporary and long-term investments, leases, accounting changes, and correction of errors. Both International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) and Accounting Standards for Private Enterprises (ASPE) are considered as accounting standards.

Prerequisites: Introductory Financial Accounting 2 (ACCT 125)


This course currently has no offerings.

You will continue your studies of financial accounting begun in ACCT 220. Your studies will include current and long-term liabilities, shareholders equity, dilutive securities and earnings per share, revenue recognition, pensions, statement of cash flows, incomplete records and accounting for corporate income taxes. Both International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) and Accounting Standards for Private Enterprises (ASPE) are considered as accounting standards.

Prerequisites: Intermediate Accounting 1 (ACCT 220)


Additional costs: Books and materials
Start and End DatesFeeLocationCRN
January 7, 2017 - April 22, 2017
Sat - 9:00 am-12:00 pm
Room: 619
Registration deadline: January 21, 2017
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$510.00ReginaCRN: 201603-239
January 4, 2017 - April 12, 2017
Wed - 7:00-9:59 pm
Room: 144
Registration deadline: January 4, 2017
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$510.00SaskatoonCRN: 201603-886
January 4, 2017 - April 14, 2017
Registration deadline: January 18, 2017
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$510.00Televised (Distance Learning)CRN: 201603-467
Your studies will focus on an overview of human resource management and practices. You will learn the impact of job analysis; planning, recruiting, and selection processes; training, developing and compensation considerations, and management performance and labour relations. You will discuss employee and organizational ethics throughout the course, and your studies will emphasize the use of human resource management to achieve high organizational performance.

Additional costs: Text(s) and required materials.
Start and End DatesFeeLocationCRN
January 3, 2017 - April 11, 2017
Tue - 7:00-10:00 pm
Room: 921
Registration deadline: January 17, 2017
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$510.00ReginaCRN: 201603-247
April 25, 2017 - June 13, 2017
Tue, Thu - 9:00-11:59 am
Room: 129C
Registration deadline: April 25, 2017
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$510.00SaskatoonCRN: 201603-897
January 4, 2017 - April 14, 2017
Registration deadline: January 18, 2017
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$510.00OnlineCRN: 201603-477
Your studies will focus on an introduction to financial accounting designed to provide you with accounting skills to handle business transactions. The course will include bookkeeping techniques, accounting for a merchandising concern and control over cash and receivables. Accounting for payroll is also introduced in this course. ACCT 122 is a companion to ACCT 125 (Introductory Financial Accounting 2) which continues the study of basic financial accounting.

Additional costs: Text(s) and required materials.
Start and End DatesFeeLocationCRN
January 7, 2017 - April 22, 2017
Sat - 9:00 am-12:00 pm
Room: 921
Registration deadline: January 21, 2017
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$510.00ReginaCRN: 201603-235
April 27, 2017 - June 19, 2017
Mon, Thu - 7:00-10:00 pm
Room: 921
Registration deadline: May 4, 2017
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$510.00ReginaCRN: 201603-272
January 4, 2017 - April 12, 2017
Wed - 7:00-9:59 pm
Room: 408
Registration deadline: January 4, 2017
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$510.00SaskatoonCRN: 201603-883
January 4, 2017 - April 12, 2017
Wed - 7:00-9:59 pm
Room: 410
Registration deadline: January 4, 2017
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$510.00SaskatoonCRN: 201603-884
April 26, 2017 - June 19, 2017
Mon, Wed - 7:00-9:59 pm
Room: 128
Registration deadline: April 26, 2017
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$510.00SaskatoonCRN: 201603-893
January 4, 2017 - April 14, 2017
Registration deadline: January 18, 2017
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$510.00OnlineCRN: 201603-463
January 4, 2017 - April 14, 2017
Registration deadline: January 18, 2017
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$510.00OnlineCRN: 201603-464
Your studies will focus on an introduction to financial accounting building on the skills you learned in ACCT 122 (Introductory Financial Accounting I). Your studies include these topics: accounting for property, plant and equipment assets, current and long-term liabilities, partnerships, and corporations. In addition, you will learn to prepare a cash flow statement and perform ratio analysis.

Prerequisites: Introductory Financial Accounting 1 (ACCT 122)


Additional costs: Text(s) and required materials.
Start and End DatesFeeLocationCRN
January 5, 2017 - April 13, 2017
Thu - 7:00-10:00 pm
Room: 920
Registration deadline: January 19, 2017
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$510.00ReginaCRN: 201603-236
April 27, 2017 - June 19, 2017
Mon, Thu - 7:00-10:00 pm
Room: 920
Registration deadline: May 4, 2017
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$510.00ReginaCRN: 201603-264
January 4, 2017 - April 12, 2017
Wed - 7:00-9:59 pm
Room: 421
Registration deadline: January 4, 2017
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$510.00SaskatoonCRN: 201603-885
April 26, 2017 - June 19, 2017
Mon, Wed - 7:00-9:59 pm
Room: 129C
Registration deadline: April 26, 2017
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$510.00SaskatoonCRN: 201603-894
January 4, 2017 - April 14, 2017
Registration deadline: January 18, 2017
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$510.00OnlineCRN: 201603-465
April 18, 2017 - June 30, 2017
Registration deadline: April 25, 2017
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$510.00OnlineCRN: 201603-482
Your studies will focus on labour relations, including union certification procedures, union structure, managing in unionized environments, applicable legislation affecting labour relations, collective bargaining, dispute resolution methods, and recent developments in the labour relations field. You will be encouraged to discuss and debate labour relations issues, to critically evaluate case studies and to monitor and report on current labour relations events. Through intensive simulations and experiential exercises, you will develop practical skills and abilities to reach a collective bargaining agreement.

Additional costs: Books and materials
Start and End DatesFeeLocationCRN
January 3, 2017 - April 11, 2017
Thu - 7:00-10:00 pm
Room: 716
Registration deadline: January 19, 2017
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$510.00ReginaCRN: 201603-250
Your studies will provide an introduction to the fundamentals of managerial accounting. You will examine cost concepts, pricing strategies, manufacturing accounting, cost allocation and budgeting processes. You will be able to select appropriate managerial accounting techniques for decision making

Prerequisites: Introductory Financial Accounting 1 (ACCT 122)


Additional costs: Text(s) and required materials.
Start and End DatesFeeLocationCRN
January 4, 2017 - April 12, 2017
Wed - 7:00-10:00 pm
Room: 721
Registration deadline: January 18, 2017
Register Online
$510.00ReginaCRN: 201603-240
January 5, 2017 - April 13, 2017
Thu - 7:00-9:59 pm
Room: 149
Registration deadline: January 5, 2017
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$510.00SaskatoonCRN: 201603-888
April 18, 2017 - June 30, 2017
Registration deadline: April 25, 2017
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$510.00OnlineCRN: 201603-503
You will discover the dynamic field of marketing. You will explore what marketing is, how it works, and the effect it can have on consumers and on society. At the end of the course, you should have a strong sense of how to market ideas, skills, as well as products and services. Marketing concepts you will learn include: the strategic marketing planning process, market research, segmentation, positioning, consumer behaviour, and the marketing mix.

Additional costs: Text(s) and required materials.
Start and End DatesFeeLocationCRN
January 4, 2017 - April 12, 2017
Wed - 7:00-10:00 pm
Room: 920
Registration deadline: January 18, 2017
Register Online
$510.00ReginaCRN: 201603-255
January 5, 2017 - April 13, 2017
Thu - 7:00-9:59 pm
Room: 128
Registration deadline: January 5, 2017
Register Online
$510.00SaskatoonCRN: 201603-891
April 18, 2017 - June 30, 2017
Registration deadline: April 25, 2017
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$510.00OnlineCRN: 201603-923
April 18, 2017 - June 30, 2017
Registration deadline: April 25, 2017
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$510.00OnlineCRN: 201603-491
You will study human behaviour in organizations and develop the skills needed to deal with people at work. Your studies include content on individual behaviour, values, interpersonal relationships and communications, groups and team dynamics, organizational culture, leadership, and change. You will study these aspects of human behaviour within the context of diverse formal organizations.

Additional costs: Text(s) and required materials.
Start and End DatesFeeLocationCRN
April 26, 2017 - June 19, 2017
Mon, Wed - 7:00-10:00 pm
Room: 721
Registration deadline: May 3, 2017
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$510.00ReginaCRN: 201603-266
January 9, 2017 - April 24, 2017
Mon - 7:00-9:59 pm
Room: 129C
Registration deadline: January 9, 2017
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$510.00SaskatoonCRN: 201603-877
January 9, 2017 - April 24, 2017
Mon - 7:00-9:59 pm
Room: 408
Registration deadline: January 9, 2017
Register Online
$510.00SaskatoonCRN: 201603-915
January 4, 2017 - April 14, 2017
Registration deadline: January 18, 2017
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$510.00OnlineCRN: 201603-475
April 18, 2017 - June 30, 2017
Registration deadline: April 25, 2017
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$510.00OnlineCRN: 201603-486
You will develop strategies and processes related to creating and fostering an evolving workplace culture that supports innovation, change, quality and learning. You will also explore your own attitude toward change as a means of understanding that of employees. The result of this approach to organizational change will be harmony between the organization’s needs and employee’s expectations while remaining consistent with the organization’s business plan in a competitive and changing environment. The course content emphasizes the importance of implementing change in the proper sequence of events and interactions.

This course currently has no offerings.

You will focus on the role and functions of sourcing of applicants and the acquisition of employees in human resource management. You will develop an appreciation for professional sourcing, acquisition, and onboarding practices that meet Canadian legal standards. You will develop an understanding of the essential role of sound talent acquisition practices in relation to an organization’s performance management goals. You will recognize the constraints under which an organization operates and how it relates to the process of sourcing and acquisition of talent.

Additional costs: Books and materials
Start and End DatesFeeLocationCRN
January 4, 2017 - April 12, 2017
Wed - 7:00-10:00 pm
Room: 716
Registration deadline: January 18, 2017
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$510.00ReginaCRN: 201603-248
Your studies will include an introduction to the Income Tax Act including the structure of fiscal legislation, administration, and enforcement practices as they pertain to personal income tax. The course includes the calculation of taxable income, calculation of tax, and the completion of personal income tax returns.

Prerequisites: Introductory Financial Accounting 2 (ACCT 125)


Additional costs: Books and materials
Start and End DatesFeeLocationCRN
January 5, 2017 - April 13, 2017
Thu - 7:00-10:00 pm
Room: 921
Registration deadline: January 19, 2017
Register Online
$510.00ReginaCRN: 201603-257
January 9, 2017 - April 24, 2017
Mon - 7:00-9:59 pm
Room: 423
Registration deadline: January 9, 2017
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$510.00SaskatoonCRN: 201603-875
January 4, 2017 - April 14, 2017
Registration deadline: January 18, 2017
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$510.00OnlineCRN: 201603-481
You will analyze the strategic value of developing talent within organizations with a focus on employee training and career development. Specifically, through a combined theory and hands-on approach, you will examine the functions of training and development needs analysis, training program design, the selection and application of training methods, transfer strategies, training evaluation and building employee engagement in career development.

Additional costs: Books and materials
Start and End DatesFeeLocationCRN
January 3, 2017 - April 11, 2017
Tue - 7:00-10:00 pm
Room: 721
Registration deadline: January 17, 2017
Register Online
$510.00ReginaCRN: 201603-249
January 4, 2017 - April 14, 2017
Registration deadline: January 18, 2017
Register Online
$510.00Televised (Distance Learning)CRN: 201603-479
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