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<span id="_ctl16__ctl0_head_title">Ryerson: The Chang School: Course: CZEN 420</span>

CZEN 420 The Business of Cannabis

Business Program Area

Duration: 39 Hours
Fee: $933.42* (Payment in full is required at time of enrolment; HST Included.)

This introductory course is intended to familiarize students with the cannabis industry in Canada and, more specifically, Ontario. This course will introduce students to relevant entrepreneurship principles such as opportunity recognition and evaluation, while focusing on issues specific to starting and operating a cannabis business, including cannabis legislation at the provincial and federal levels, financing for cannabis businesses, and regulations pertaining to the cultivation, processing, distribution, marketing, and selling of cannabis in Canada.

Note: It is strongly recommended that students have an understanding of basic business concepts. Students interested in registering for this course should send a copy of their resume to Melissa Johnson, Program Coordinator, at

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Fall 2018
Enrolment for this term is closed.
Classroom Delivery Option
Tuesday6:30 PM - 9:30 PM 11 Sep 2018-11 Dec 2018
Winter 2019
Enrolment for this term is closed.
Classroom Delivery Option
Tuesday6:30 PM - 9:30 PM 15 Jan 2019-16 Apr 2019
Saturday9:00 AM - 12:00 PM 12 Jan 2019-13 Apr 2019
Spring/Summer 2019
Priority enrolment is open through RAMSS only for students registered in certificate programs. Regular enrolment begins on February 25, 2019.
Classroom Delivery Option
Tuesday6:30 P.M. - 9:30 P.M.07 May 2019 - 30 Jul 2019

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