Certificate in Business Information Technology Management (Faculty of Business Administration)

Combining an Honours BA in History with a Certificate in Information Technology Management from the Faculty of Business provides students with a unique opportunity to take series of courses designed to improve the competence of individuals in establishing and managing information technologies in organizational settings. These skills are growing assets for those seeking to work in history and heritage organizations, NGOs, in a corporate setting, are other field where entrepreneurial skills are valued.

Below is a recommended program of study to ensure within four years the requirements for both the Honours BA in History and the Certificate in Business Information Technology Management requirements can be met.

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS CERTIFICATE IN BUSINESS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY MANAGEMENT :

This certificate is fully open to non-business students enrolled in any degree or diploma program from Lakehead University except for business students and computer science students with the Business Option.

ACADEMIC REGULATIONS CERTIFICATE IN BUSINESS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY MANAGEMENT :

1. Students must be registered in the certificate prior to the completion of 50% of the course requirements for the course of study.
2. All courses required for the certificate must be taken from Lakehead University.
3. Students must attain a minimum grade of 60% in each of the courses of the certificate program.

First Year:
(a) History 1100
(b) One FCE (full course equivalent) from Type A courses
(c) Two FCEs from Type B courses
(d) Business 1011 or Business 1511
(e) Business 1012 or Business 1512

Second Year:
(a) History 2510
(b) Two and a half FCEs in History at the second year level
(c) Business 2033 and Business 3213
(d) One and a half FCE electives (History excluded)

Third Year:
(a) Three FCEs in History at the third year level
(b) One FCE of Business 3013, 3073, 3273, and 3413, 4253, 4273
(c) One FCE electives (History excluded)

Fourth Year:
(a) Three FCEs in History at the fourth year level
(b) One FCE of Business 3013, 3073, 3273, and 3413, 4253, 4273
(c) One and half FCE electives

Please note that the above is intended as a guide. Requirements found in the Academic Calendar under the Faculty of Business Administration take precedence.