North American & International Management Graduate Diploma Program Requirements

  • Intakes: Campus Terms Full/Part Time
      North Vancouver Fall Full-Time
      North Vancouver Spring Full-Time

    Students may obtain a concentration by completing 15.00 elective credits in one of the following areas:

    Marketing Concentration: CMNS 305, NABU 318, and 9.00 credits from the following: BMKT 316, BMKT 364, BMKT 365, BMKT 369, BMKT 401, or IBUS 357; or

    Human Resources Concentration: NABU 330, NABU 334, and 9.00 credits from the following: BADM 305, BADM 332, BADM 329, BADM 382, BADM 466, BADM 475, or NABU 366; or

    International Strategy and Entrepreneurship Concentration: NABU 504, NABU 335, and 9.00 credits from the following: BADM 306, BADM 321, BADM 465, BCPT 305, IBUS 321, IBUS 341, IBUS 358, IBUS 368, or IBUS 440; or

    Finance and Investment Concentration: NABU 340, NABU 470, and 9.00 credits from the following: BFIN 353, BFIN 386, BFIN 441, or BFIN 486

    First Year Required Courses   Course Credits Required Credits
    Credits 27.00
    Required: 0.00
    Note: Students with backgrounds other than business degrees are required to complete BUES 305 for an additional 3 credits towards this credential (39.00 credits total).
    BUES 305 Business Essentials 3.00  
    Required: 27.00
    CMNS 305 Advanced International Interactions I 3.00  
    NABU 318 Project Management 3.00  
    NABU 330 Cross Border Issues in Strategic Human Resource Management 3.00  
    NABU 334 Leadership & Teams in Cross Cultural Business Settings 3.00  
    NABU 335 North American Law & Effective Business Communications 3.00  
    NABU 340 North American Financial Management 3.00  
    NABU 470 North American Business Policy & Strategy 3.00  
    NABU 480 North American Business Practicum Work Experience I 3.00  
    NABU 504 Strategic Management, Value Chain and Social Sustainability 3.00  
    First Year Elective Courses   Course Credits Required Credits
    Credits 9.00
    Choose 9.00 credits from the following list: 9.00
    Note: Students may take any combination of courses from the following list to complete the elective requirements or students wishing to specialize should select their 9.00 elective credits as outlined in the concentrations listed above. Please note that electives are offered on a rotating basis factoring in demand for particular courses, and will not necessarily be available every year.
    BADM 305 Leadership 3.00  
    BADM 306 Directed Study II 3.00  
    BADM 321 Special Topics in Business Administration II 3.00  
    BADM 329 Performance Management 3.00  
    BADM 332 Managing Not-for-Profit Organizations & Social Enterprises 3.00  
    BADM 382 Case Analysis and Decision Making in Human Resources Management 3.00  
    BADM 465 Management Decision Making 3.00  
    BADM 466 Managing Change 3.00  
    BADM 475 Negotiation Skills 3.00  
    BCPT 305 Management of Information Systems 3.00  
    BFIN 353 International Finance 3.00  
    BFIN 386 Risk Management and Insurance 3.00  
    BFIN 441 Investment Strategies 3.00  
    BFIN 486 Retirement and Estate Planning 3.00  
    BMKT 316 Branding and Innovation 3.00  
    BMKT 364 Consumer Behaviour 3.00  
    BMKT 365 Marketing Strategies and Decisions 3.00  
    BMKT 369 Digital Marketing 3.00  
    BMKT 401 Applied Marketing Methods 3.00  
    IBUS 321 International Business 3.00  
    IBUS 341 Global Logistics & Supply Chain Management 3.00  
    IBUS 357 International Marketing 3.00  
    IBUS 358 Principles of Quality Management 3.00  
    IBUS 368 International Entrepreneurship 3.00  
    IBUS 440 Advanced Topics in International Business 3.00  
    NABU 366 Personal and Professional Sales for North America 3.00  
    Second Year (Capilano University)   Course Credits Required Credits
    Credits 24.00
    Required: 15.00
    INMA 500 International Business Strategy 3.00  
    INMA 505 International and Comparative Human Resource Management 3.00  
    INMA 510 Managing in International Business 3.00  
    INMA 515 Marketing Across Cultures 3.00  
    INMA 525 The Global Economy 3.00  
    Required: 0.00
    See Note under Second Year (University of Hertfordshire) for INMA 5XX transfer credit.
    SABA 500 Study Abroad - Business Administration 0.00  
    SABA 501 Study Abroad - Business Administration 0.00  
    SABA 502 Study Abroad - Business Administration 0.00  
    SABA 503 Study Abroad - Business Administration 0.00  
    Choose 9.00 credits from the following list: 9.00
    INMA 530 International Business Report 9.00  
    INMA 535 International Business Plan 9.00  
    Second Year (University of Hertfordshire)   Course Credits Required Credits
    Credits 12.00
    Total Program Credits 72.00
    Required: 12.00
    Note: Transfer credit will be given for the following courses and will be listed on the Capilano University transcript as INMA 5XX 12 credits.
    Business Research Methods 3.00  
    Elective (i.e. Global Logistics and Transport, Managing a Small Business, Global eBusiness or Human Resource Mgmt) 3.00  
    Finance for International Business 3.00  
    International Supply Chain Management 3.00  

    For the official publication of programs, course descriptions and admission requirements please view the Capilano University Calendar.