BUS 220

Supervision (3-0) 3 Cr. Hrs.

Course Description

In this course you will discover how to become a successful and respected supervisor in the current contemporary workplace. Besides assessing your current supervisory traits, you will develop new skills addressing leadership, staff motivation, effective communication methods, problem-solving techniques, time management, multitasking and human relations. You will explore real-world situations and learn strategies to overcome a variety of challenges facing supervisors in a global and diverse workplace.


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

  • None.

Course Competencies

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

  • Develop strategies for energizing a workforce through leadership, motivation, and communication.
  • Analyze the supervisor's role in management process.
  • Illustrate current supervisory challenges in managing a global and diverse workforce.
  • Assess supervisory approaches to contemporary workplace issues.
  • Demonstrate essential business communication skills.
  • Determine effective methods for dealing with ethical dilemmas from a supervisory point of view.
  • Identify actions a supervisor can take to improve team performance.
  • Explore human resource management practices including interviewing and appraising employees.
  • Apply supervisory level problem solving and disciplinary techniques.

Course Schedule

        No of Weeks   Begins   
 CourseSectionCourse TitleModeCredit HoursInstructorsFeeSeats Available ⁄Capacity ⁄WaitlistStatusDays-Time-Room

Fall; 2016; BUSINESS; No of Weeks : 12; Begins : 09/20/2016

 220142480Supervision Online McCartney J$12.008/31/0Open

Fall; 2016; BUSINESS; No of Weeks : 15; Begins : 08/29/2016

 220142379Supervision Online Ontko S$12.001/31/0Open
 220142681Supervision  Bethel R$12.0013/31/0Open
R 06:00PM-08:52PMBTC370

Winter; 2017; BUSINESS; No of Weeks : 12; Begins : 01/30/2017

 220112478Supervision Online McCartney J$12.0031/31/0Open

Winter; 2017; BUSINESS; No of Weeks : 15; Begins : 01/09/2017

 220112379Supervision Online Ontko S$12.0031/31/0Open
 220112628Supervision  Mazur B$12.0030/30/0Open
M W 10:00AM-11:20AMAS376
 220112680Supervision  Bethel R$12.0031/31/0Open
W 05:30PM-08:22PMBTC370

Note: This schedule updates once every 24 hours. Please reference WebAdvisor for current status.

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