The Honours Bachelor of Commerce Program is a four-year undergraduate program, consisting of 41 half-course equivalents that include learning experiences in:
- General knowledge and skill areas that include communication abilities, ethical understanding and reasoning abilities, analytic skills, use of information technology, understanding of multicultural and diversity issues, and reflective thinking skills.
- Management-specific knowledge and skill areas that include ethical and legal responsibilities in organizations and society; financial theories, analysis, reporting and markets; creation of value through the integrated production and marketing of goods, services, and information; group and individual dynamics in organizations; statistical data analysis and management science as they support decision-making processes throughout an organization; information technologies as they influence the structure and processes of organizations and economies, and as they influence the roles and techniques of management; domestic and global economic environments of organizations.
- Developing capacities to lead in organizational situations; to apply knowledge in new and unfamiliar circumstances through a conceptual understanding of relevant disciplines; to adapt and innovate to solve problems, to cope with unforeseen events, and to manage in unpredictable environments.
- Developing a commitment to an area of specialization and acquiring advanced knowledge in that area; developing advanced theoretical or practical skills for that area; devoting explicit attention to the role of the specialization area in managerial and organization contexts.
There are two major programs along with two majors with co-op options in which you may enrol to earn the Honours Bachelor of Commerce degree. These are:
- Global Entrepreneurship
- Global Entrepreneurship (Co-op Option)
- Business Administration
- Business Administration (Co-op Option)
The major programs are designed to enable you to earn a minor designation in addition to your major designation. You may earn a minor designation in one of the following disciplines, by appropriately selecting your elective courses according to the program requirements:
- Art History
- Biological Anthropology
- Ceramics (Visual Arts)
- Drawing (Visual Arts)
- Environmental Science
- Environmental Studies
- Environmental Sustainability
- Forensic Science
- Indigenous Learning
- International Politics
- Media Studies
- Painting (Visual Arts)
- Political Science
- Sculpture (Visual Arts)
- Women’s Studies
- Writing (English)
How to Apply
To apply to one of these programs, please visit Lakehead University's Admissions page.