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BUS& 101 - Introduction to Business

5 Credits

Survey of business and its role in our economy. Explores the world of business today within the context of our global and Internet-influenced economy. Covers management and organization, human resources, marketing, information systems, finance and the securities markets, as well as emerging business topics.

Course Note Previously BUSN 100.

Quarters Typically Offered
Summer Day, Online
Fall Day, Online
Winter Day, Online
Spring Day, Online

Designed to Serve Students in Certificate and AAS degree programs as well as transfer students wanting an introduction to the world of business.
Active Date 20190520T12:52:29

Grading System Decimal Grade
Class Limit 38
Contact Hours: Lecture 55
Total Contact Hours 55
Degree Distributions:
ProfTech Course Yes
Transferable Elective Yes
Course Outline
1. Overview of Business

2. International Business

3. Ethics and Social Responsibility

4. Entrepreneurship

5. Management

6. Human Resources

7. Marketing

8. Accounting

9. Securities Markets, Money & Banking

10. Personal Finance

Student Learning Outcomes
Successfully present a formulated business and profit or loss results, using correct associated terminology.

Explain changes in business roles, interactions and competitive environments created by the impact of the internet and e-commerce on business and industry.

Critique real and hypothetical business strategies in interdisciplinary groups, drawing upon correct business analysis interpretation.

Analyze the differences between local, national & international markets.

Apply effective communication strategies when dealing with diverse business associates/colleagues.

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