Business Fundamentals

1 year Ontario College Certificate

Get your certificate in one year

Overview

Gain the knowledge and skills you need to succeed in the business sector in this one-year certificate program. Careers in business can take you across the globe. Explore which business program or specialty is right for you, with the opportunity to transfer directly into the second year of the Business or Accounting program, or gain the skills and confidence to start your career in this diverse sector.

What You Learn

  • Business math
  • Communications
  • Marketing for business
  • Financial accounting
  • Microeconomics

OSSD or equivalent, ENG4C or ENG4U, any Gr 11 Math (C) or (U)

If English is not your first language you must provide proof of English competency. View current English Language Proficiency Requirements.

Academic Upgrading

Semester 1

ACC135 Intro to Financial Acct I
BUS108 Introduction to Business
BUS117 Computer Apps for Business I
BUS251 Intro to Human Resources
MKT100 Intro to Marketing
CMM125 College Communications I
MTH170 Business Math I

Semester 2

ACC142 Financial Accounting II
BUS120 Computer Apps for Business II
ECN100 Microeconomics
MKT130 Marketing II
CMM230 College Communications
MTH178 Quantitative Methods of Accounting
GENED General Education Elective - Online (BF Sem 2)

College Drive Campus

Intake: September Start

Ancillary fees have been reviewed as a result of COVID-19 and alternative service and program delivery plans. For current ancillary fees details please see https://www.canadorecollege.ca/get-started/money/fees-and-expenses

2020-2021 1 year Ontario College Certificate

College Drive Campus – Domestic
Year Tuition Ancillary Fees Material Fee Trip Fee Total
1 $2720.24 $1234.09 $33 - $3987.33

2020-2021 1 year Ontario College Certificate

College Drive Campus – International
Year Tuition Ancillary Fees Material Fee Trip Fee Total
1 $12795.66 $1813.09 $33 - $14641.75

Check out the Campus Bookstore to not only purchase your textbooks but also view your book list before the semester starts. 


You will also need:

  • A Scientific Calculator - apx. $25.00

Canadore College will implement Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) in Fall 2020 to enhance students’ learning experience in and out of the classroom and to ensure student flexibility in learning. To learn more about BYOD and to find out what is required for your program, please visit https://www.canadorecollege.ca/BYOD

Ontario College Certificate

Learning outcomes represent culminating demonstrations of learning and achievement. In addition, learning outcomes are interrelated and cannot be viewed in isolation of one another. As such, they should be viewed as a comprehensive whole. They describe performances that demonstrate that significant integrated learning by graduates of the program has been achieved.

View Program Vocational Learning Outcomes

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