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M.D./M.B.A.; Management (Non-Thesis) (51 credits)

Offered by: Management     Degree: Master of Business Admin

Program Requirements

Required Courses (36 credits)

  • BUSA 646 Health Management Capstone (3 credits)

    Offered by: Management (Desautels Faculty of Management)

    Administered by: Graduate Studies

    Overview

    Business Admin : An integrative capstone experience for students in the joint MD-MBA degree program, this course reviews leadership roles at the intersection of medicine and management through real life projects at healthcare facilities in the Montreal area.

    Terms: Winter 2014

    Instructors: Nafiz Vedat Verter (Winter)

    • Prerequisite(s): MGCR 629; MGCR 650; MGCR 651; MGCR 652;MGCR 653; BUSA 650, BUSA 698, BUSA 699
  • BUSA 650 Internship (6 credits)

    Offered by: Management (Desautels Faculty of Management)

    Administered by: Graduate Studies

    Overview

    Business Admin : An on-the-job experience in a corporation or organization supervised by an academic faculty member.

    Terms: Fall 2013, Winter 2014, Summer 2014

    Instructors: Richard George Donovan (Winter) Richard George Donovan (Summer) Richard George Donovan (Fall)

    • Prerequisite: MBA Core (MGCR 629, MGCR 650, MGCR 651, MGCR 652, and MGCR 653)
  • BUSA 698 Health Care Systems (3 credits)

    Offered by: Management (Desautels Faculty of Management)

    Administered by: Graduate Studies

    Overview

    Business Admin : Overview and study of the Quebec, Canadian and international health care systems within the Canadian context. Brief historical overview and analysis of its major elements: Quebec Ministry of Social Affaires, Regional Health Councils, Social Service Centres, hospitals, etc. Critical issues examined: planning health care needs and resources, financing health care, labour relations, patterns of power and assessing quality of care.

    Terms: Winter 2014

    Instructors: Beste Kucukyazici (Winter)

  • BUSA 699 Health Care Management (3 credits)

    Offered by: Management (Desautels Faculty of Management)

    Administered by: Graduate Studies

    Overview

    Business Admin : Course is divided into hospital goals and priorities; the basic elements and functioning of administrative and medical organization structure; the complexity of hospital management; assessment of overall as well as departmental performance. Course material, approach and assignments are strongly practice-oriented.

    Terms: This course is not scheduled for the 2013-2014 academic year.

    Instructors: There are no professors associated with this course for the 2013-2014 academic year.

  • MGCR 629 Global Leadership (1 credit)

    Offered by: Management (Desautels Faculty of Management)

    Administered by: Graduate Studies

    Overview

    Management Core : An introduction to the leadership challenges of the 21st century in a rapidly changing global environment at the intersection of business and society.

    Terms: Fall 2013, Summer 2014

    Instructors: Nancy J Adler (Fall)

  • MGCR 650 Business Tools (2 credits)

    Offered by: Management (Desautels Faculty of Management)

    Administered by: Graduate Studies

    Overview

    Management Core : An introduction to the practical usage of standard business tools and frameworks.

    Terms: Fall 2013, Summer 2014

    Instructors: Derek Hart, Philippe Levy (Fall) Derek Hart, Philippe Levy (Summer)

    • Intensive course: 13 hours per week for 2 weeks, for a total of 26 contact hours.
  • MGCR 651 Managing Resources (4 credits)

    Offered by: Management (Desautels Faculty of Management)

    Administered by: Graduate Studies

    Overview

    Management Core : An introduction to the challenges of acquiring and developing various resources in the firm, including financial capital, human talent, and information technology.

    Terms: Fall 2013, Summer 2014

    Instructors: Benjamin Croitoru, Suzanne Gagnon, Jui Ramaprasad, Genevieve Bassellier, Sebastien Betermier (Fall) Liette Lapointe, Benjamin Croitoru (Summer)

    • Prerequisite: MGCR 650
    • Intensive course: 7.5 hours per week, over 7 weeks for a total of 52 contact hours
  • MGCR 652 Value Creation (4 credits)

    Offered by: Management (Desautels Faculty of Management)

    Administered by: Graduate Studies

    Overview

    Management Core : Offers a comprehensive overview of the value creation process in business sectors by exploring the inter-relationships among the partners in the value chain.

    Terms: Fall 2013, Summer 2014, Winter 2014

    Instructors: Sujata Madan, Demetrios Vakratsas, Saibal Ray, Mehmet Gumus, Thomas Dotzel (Fall) Liette Lapointe, Saibal Ray, Saurabh Mishra (Summer) Sujata Madan, Mehmet Gumus, Thomas Dotzel (Winter)

    • Prerequisite: MGCR 650.
    • Intensive course: 7.5 hours per week, over 7 weeks for a total of 52 contact hours.
  • MGCR 653 Markets and Globalization (4 credits)

    Offered by: Management (Desautels Faculty of Management)

    Administered by: Graduate Studies

    Overview

    Management Core : A review of macro-environment in which firms compete, and the linkages which exist between the domestic and global economies. Topics such as trade, fiscal and monetary policy, interest rates, exchange rates, and balance of payments will be covered.

    Terms: Fall 2013, Winter 2014

    Instructors: Steve Maguire, Francesca Carrieri, Demetrios Vakratsas, Dror Etzion (Fall) Dror Etzion, Nicholas Matziorinis, Saurabh Mishra (Winter)

    • Intensive course: 13 hours per week over 4 weeks for a total of 52 contact hours.
  • MGCR 660 International Study Trip (6 credits)

    Offered by: Management (Desautels Faculty of Management)

    Administered by: Graduate Studies

    Overview

    Management Core : This course aims to provide students a comprehensive understanding of the process of internationalization as well as managing an enterprise/organization in an international setting. Students will participate in an organized study trip outside of Canada, to a city with significant international business.

    Terms: Summer 2014, Winter 2014

    Instructors: Alfred M Jaeger, Richard George Donovan, Sujata Madan, Demetrios Vakratsas (Summer) Sujata Madan, Demetrios Vakratsas (Winter)

    • Prerequisites: MGCR 629, MCGR 650, MGCR 651, MGCR 652, MGCR 653
    • Restriction: Restricted to MBA students only

Elective Courses (15 credits)

Remaining courses chosen from 500- and 600-level courses offered by the Desautels Faculty of Management, and approved by M.D./M.B.A.

Note: Students will have to follow the M.B.A. Base Camp (Statistics, Math for Finance, Financial Accounting) prior to commencement of the M.B.A.

Desautels Faculty of Management—2013-2014 (last updated Aug. 21, 2013) (disclaimer)