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Course Description

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Business - BUS 217

Business Management

3 Credit Hours
3 Lecture Hours

Course Description

This course provides an overview of the skills and processes used in business management. The major focus will be on the management process which includes the following functions: planning and decision making, organizing, leading and controlling. We will explore topics including historical management perspectives, business structures and environments and organizational communication. We will also discuss the various levels at which managers operate and examine the skills necessary to accomplish the related tasks.

Prerequisites

(A requirement that must be completed before taking this course.)

  • BUS 101 .
  • ENG 101 or minimum score of 22 ACT-English, 29 SAT-Writing and Language, 108 CPT-Sentence Skills or 276 NGA-Writing.

Course Competencies

Upon successful completion of the course, the student should be able to:

  • Relate historical management perspectives to current practice.
  • Explore the structure and environments in which managers operate.
  • Outline the role of planning and strategy in an organization.
  • Apply various perspectives on decision making to business conditions.
  • Outline the elements involved in the evolution of an organization.
  • Explore management challenges related to human resources.
  • Relate the role of leadership to motivational techniques.
  • Illustrate the process of organizational communication.
  • Examine the components involved in the effective management of operations.

Course Schedule

 CourseSectionCourse TitleLocationCredit HoursInstructorsSeats Available ⁄Capacity ⁄WaitlistStatusFeeDays-Time-Room

Fall; 2021; BUSINESS; No of Weeks : 12; Begins : 09/21/2021

 217142395Business ManagementONL3Simo T1/31/0Open$12.00 

Fall; 2021; BUSINESS; No of Weeks : 15; Begins : 08/30/2021

 217142347Business ManagementONL3Mellnick G2/31/0Open$12.00 
 217142626Business ManagementRMT3Mazur B17/30/0Open$12.00F  12:00 PM-02:52 PM WEBWEB
 217142673Business ManagementRMT3Matthews J25/30/0Open$12.00T  06:00 PM-08:52 PM WEBWEB

Winter; 2022; BUSINESS; No of Weeks : 12; Begins : 01/31/2022

 217112390Business ManagementONL3McCartney J27/31/0Open$12.00 

Winter; 2022; BUSINESS; No of Weeks : 15; Begins : 01/10/2022

 217112347Business ManagementONL3Mellnick G2/31/0Open$12.00 
 217112677Business ManagementMC3Matthews J27/32/0Open$12.00T  06:30 PM-09:22 PM BTC370

Key: Day of the Week

  • T = Tuesday
  • R = Thursday
  • S = Saturday
  • X = Sunday