Matt Knight

Centre Director, Alberta Busin, Alberta School of Business - Alberta Business Family Institute
ATS Assistant Lecturer, Alberta School of Business - Department of Strategy, Entrepreneurship and Management
Executive Director, Alberta School of Business - Alberta Business Family Institute
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Winter Term 2024 (1860)

BUEC 444 - International Study Tours

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

This course is a combination of on site study tours to a foreign country and academic coursework. The study tour component will normally be for a two to three week period, during which students will participate in company tours, lectures and language and cultural study to develop an appreciation for different business cultures and contexts. Upon return, students will be expected to complete a group project or case study relating to the business environment of the country under study. Prerequisites: Preference will be given to students who have completed at least one other international business course in the Faculty of Business.

LECTURE B01 (18657)

2024-01-08 - 2024-04-12
01:00 - 01:00 (TBD)



SEM 428 - Managing Family Enterprise

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Designed to improve managerial knowledge and practice through improved recognition and understanding of the significance of family firms and of the unique challenges they face. The course is designed primarily for individuals who a) are members of a family with established business interests; b) might find themselves working for family controlled firms; c) might find themselves working in a professional capacity with family controlled firms in roles such as accountant, lawyer, banker or consultant. Prerequisite: SEM 201, 301 or 310 or permission of the instructor.

LECTURE B1 (18752)

2024-01-08 - 2024-04-12
M 13:00 - 15:50 (T B-104)



SEM 628 - Managing Family Enterprise

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Designed to improve managerial knowledge and practice through improved recognition and understanding of the significance of family firms and of the unique challenges they face. Designed primarily for individuals who a) are members of a family with established business interests; b) might find themselves working for family controlled firms; c) might find themselves working in a professional capacity with family controlled firms in roles such as accountant, lawyer, banker or consultant.

LECTURE B1 (18753)

2024-01-08 - 2024-04-12
M 13:00 - 15:50 (T B-104)



SEM 648 - International Family Business Study Tour

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Combines lectures at the University of Alberta with an on-site study tour to a foreign country. The study tour component is normally for a one-to-two week period, during which students participate in company tours and lectures, to develop an appreciation for family business and entrepreneurship in an international context. Students are usually expected to complete projects or case studies relating to the country under study. Check with MBA office for enrolment restrictions. Credit will not be given for both SMO 648 and any other MBA study tour to the same destination. Students may receive credit for only two of the following three courses: BUS 648, BUEC 648, SEM 648.

LECTURE B01 (18656)

2024-01-08 - 2024-04-12
01:00 - 01:00 (TBD)