Vantage One Bachelor of Management (UBC Okanagan)

Begin your program at UBC Vancouver and complete it at the UBC Okanagan campus.

UBC Okanagan’s Bachelor of Management program prepares you to thrive in a world where the nature and effects of management and organization are always changing. To do so, our program develops your capabilities for finding, imagining and creating your future roles in managing organizations. You will work in teams to build a strong foundation of core knowledge in management, through critical analysis and research. Beyond the Vantage One year, experiential learning in the Management program with co-op education options will allow you to apply your knowledge. Third term of the Vantage One Management stream will be taught at the UBC Okanagan campus. Complete your Bachelor of Management at the UBC Okanagan campus.

Wondering how you can progress from Vantage One to Year 2 of your UBC degree? Learn more here.

Courses

Between September and July, you will be registered in the following courses:

ASTU 204A (3)
Topics in Interdisciplinary Studies in the Humanities

ECON 101 (3)
Principles of Microeconomics
Elements of theory and of Canadian policy and institutions concerning the economics of markets and market behaviour, prices and costs, exchange and trade, competition and monopoly, distribution of income.

ECON 102 (3)
Principles of Macroeconomics
Elements of theory and of Canadian policy and institutions concerning the economics of growth and business cycles, national income accounting, interest and exchange rates, money and banking, the balance of trade.

LLED 200 (3)
Introduction to Writing in Academic and Professional Registers
Examination of sociolinguistic knowledge and skills that are central to the production of academic and professional texts.

MGMT 100 (3)
Introduction to Canadian Business
Introduction to the Faculty of Management and functional areas of business including accounting, economics, finance, marketing, organizational behaviour, business policy, and entrepreneurship. Steps needed to build a successful local, national, and international competitive business. Ethical and policy decisions faced by business and government. Open to all students.

MGMT 200 (3)
Personal and Corporate Social Responsibility
Increase awareness of a wide range of ethical challenges, test the strengths of personal moral beliefs and ethical arguments, and utilize critical thinking skills in making ethical decisions appropriate for corporate social responsibility practices. Open to all students.

PSYC 101 (3)
Introduction to Biological and Cognitive Psychology
Introduction to Methods and Statistics, Biopsychology, Learning, Perception, Memory, and Cognition.

PSYC 102 (3)
Introduction to Developmental, Social, Personality, and Clinical Psychology
Introduction to methods and statistics, motivation, assessment, developmental, personality, clinical, and social psychology.

SOCI 100A/100B (3)
Introduction to Sociology
Introduction to problems in the analysis of social structures and processes. Basic sociological concepts will be introduced and their application demonstrated in various areas of sociology.

WRDS 150 (3)
Research and Writing in the Humanities and Social Sciences
Writing and reading in the social sciences and humanities, focusing on practices which the research disciplines share, and those which differentiate them.

VANT 140 (1)
Content and Language Enrichment Tutorials
Sustained language support for linked content courses in International Program. Students develop strategies for self-directed learning.

VANT 148 (2)
UBC Vantage College Projects
Projects linked to topics explored in the UBC Vantage College International Program curricula.

VANT 149 (1)
Multidisciplinary Research Project
Research project that culminates in student-led conference and research presentation.

Learn more about the Bachelor of Management program:

The Faculty of Management
Transition into Degree Programs

Vantage One Management Course Table

Term 1 (UBCV) Term 2 (UBCV) Summer Term (UBCO) (May 8—July 19)
ECON 101 (3)
PSYC 101 (3)
SOCI 100A (3)
ASTU 204A (3)
ECON 102 (3)
PSYC 102 (3)
SOCI 100B (3)
WRDS 150 (3)
MGMT 100 (3)
MGMT 200 (3)
LLED 200 (3)
VANT 140 (3)
VANT 148 (2)
VANT 140 (1)
VANT 149 (1)

 

Example Weekly Schedule

Vantage One Management Schedule Term One