Career and Professional Development

School of Continuing Studies

Diploma in Management General


This program provides students with a broad-based fundamental knowledge of business and sets the stage for further management education. It represents a survey of disciplines and an introduction to functional areas in management. It appeals to those starting their own business or to those moving or aspiring to move into general management positions.

NumberTitlePrerequisitesAvailable Times
CO-REQUISITES (These courses must be taken at the beginning of the program):
CEC2 532Business EconomicsRestricted to students in the Certificates in Finance and Risk Management; or other CPD Graduate programs.TUEMON TUEMON TUETUE
CMS2 500Mathematics for ManagementCMSC 000 or the Exemption by Examination test Note: Course must be completed in the first semester of the Diploma in Management program. WEDWEDWEDWED
7 REQUIRED Courses:
CFIN 512Corporate Finance(CACC 520 or CACC 521) and CMS2 521MON/SATMONMONMON/SAT
CMIS 541Information Systems for Managers   TUE 
CMR2 542Marketing Principles and Applications MONMONMONMON
CMS2 521Applied Management StatisticsCMS2 500 or the Exemption by Examination TestWEDWEDWEDWED
CORG 551Behaviour in Organizations TUE/FRITUE WEDTUE WEDTUE/FRI
CPL2 552Strategic ManagementCore Program THUTHU 
CACC 520Accounting for ManagementCo-requisite: CMS2 500 or the Exemption by ExaminationTHUTUE THUTHUTHU
3 COMPLEMENTARY Courses to be chosen from the following:
CGM2 590Topics in ManagementCACC 520 CFIN 512 CMR2 542    
CGM2 510Project Management: Tools and TechniquesRestriction: Open to students currently in a graduate program. Not open to Special Students.MON/SAT TUE/THUTUEWEDMON/SAT TUE/THU
CPL2 510Communication and Networking Skills THU FRI/SATSATSATTHU FRI/SAT
Or any other 500 or 600 graduate level course offered through CPD
and approved by the department.