Michael Maier, PhD, CPA, CGA

Associate Professor, Alberta School of Business - Department of Accounting and Business Analytics
Associate Dean MBA, Alberta School of Business - MBA Office

Winter Term 2024 (1860)

BUS 648 - MBA International Study Tour

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Combines lectures at the University of Alberta with an onsite 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 different business cultures and contexts. 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 BUS 648 and any other 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 850 (19903)

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

BUS 855 - International Study Tour

★ 3 (fi 32)(EITHER, 1 WEEK)

A week-long intensive course. Understanding the challenges facing local companies in their environment, for example, Asia or Eastern Europe. An on-site visit to the location is included. Restricted to Executive MBA students only.

LECTURE B01 (19451)

2024-01-11 - 2024-05-30
01:00 - 01:00 (TBD)

Spring Term 2024 (1870)

BUS 888 - Introduction to Business

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

This course provides an introduction to business and the MBA program. Focuses on the introduction and development of case analysis, critical thinking and technical business skills that will be used throughout the program. Restricted to students registered in the MBA China Program.

LECTURE 800 (31499)

2024-05-27 - 2024-06-12
01:00 - 01:00 (TBD)

LECTURE 801 (31508)

2024-05-27 - 2024-06-12
01:00 - 01:00 (TBD)

Summer Term 2024 (1880)

ACCTG 812 - Financial Reporting for Managers and Analysts

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Useful both as a stand-alone course and as a foundation for further study in financial statement analysis. Provides further depth in balance sheet valuation and income measurement in order to enhance students' ability to use financial accounting as a management tool. Restricted to students registered in the MFM Program.

LECTURE 850 (40889)

2024-07-29 - 2024-08-14
01:00 - 01:00 (TBD)