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Course Description

Business - BUS 101

Introduction to Business (3-0) 3 Cr. Hrs.

Course Description

This course introduces principles, problems and practices of business in areas of organization, management, information related management and e-business, labor, production, human relations, marketing, finance, insurance, regulation and government.


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

  • ENG 101 or may be taken concurrently or minimum score of 18 ACT-English, 25 SAT-Writing and Language, 71 CPT-Sentence Skills or 250 NGA-Writing.

Course Competencies

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

  • Compare the organization of large and small business entities.
  • Analyze the impact of business ethics and social responsibility in achieving competitive advantage.
  • Differentiate between opportunities and potential challenges related to international business.
  • Evaluate the impact of legal and economic systems on the business environment.
  • Assess the role of e-commerce in the business and consumer markets.
  • Outline human resource functions in business and their impact on organizational success.
  • Explore the roles of marketing strategy in customer relationship management.
  • Analyze the accounting and financial management functions and their impact on internal and external stakeholders.
  • Characterize the role of computers and related technologies in support of organizational activity.

Course Schedule

 CourseSectionCourse TitleModeCredit HoursInstructorsFeeSeats Available ⁄Capacity ⁄WaitlistStatusDays-Time-Room

Fall; 2018; BUSINESS; No of Weeks : 7; Begins : 08/27/2018

 101142601Intro Business 3Ellies K$12.0019/30/0OpenM W  08:30 AM-11:40 AM AS830

Fall; 2018; BUSINESS; No of Weeks : 7; Begins : 10/23/2018

 101142387Intro BusinessOnline3McCartney J$12.009/31/0Open 

Fall; 2018; BUSINESS; No of Weeks : 12; Begins : 09/18/2018

 101142341Intro BusinessOnline3Ragan C$12.003/31/0Open 
 101142386Intro BusinessOnline3Ragan C$12.002/31/0Open 
 101142390Intro BusinessOnline3Ragan C$12.007/31/0Open 
 101142604Intro Business 3Bethel R$12.0010/31/0OpenT R  09:30 AM-11:10 AM AS376
 101142616Intro Business 3Mazur B$12.004/30/0OpenT R  09:30 AM-11:10 AM AS920
 101142675Intro Business 3Derderian H$12.0012/30/0OpenT  06:00 PM-09:38 PM AS830

Fall; 2018; BUSINESS; No of Weeks : 15; Begins : 08/27/2018

 101047720Intro BusinessOE/OE3Simo T$12.0017/31/0Open 
 101142319Intro BusinessOnline3Holman C$12.004/31/0Open 
 101142328Intro BusinessOnline3Holman C$12.005/31/0Open 
 101142342Intro BusinessOnline3Ellies K$12.005/31/0Open 
 101142602Intro Business 3Mellnick G$12.004/30/0OpenT R  08:00 AM-09:20 AM AS710
 101142605Intro Business 3Bethel R$12.0022/32/0OpenT  01:00 PM-03:52 PM BTC370
 101142606Intro Business 3Ellies K$12.000/30/0ClosedM W  01:00 PM-02:20 PM AS820
 101142607Intro Business 3Feldbauer J$12.006/30/0OpenM W  10:00 AM-11:20 AM AS920
 101142608Intro Business 3Ellies K$12.003/32/0OpenM W  03:00 PM-04:20 PM BTC370
 101142618Intro Business 3Mazur B$12.004/30/0OpenT R  11:30 AM-12:50 PM AS920
 101142651Intro Business 3Derderian H$12.0022/30/0OpenM  06:30 PM-09:22 PM AS830
 101142652Intro Business 3Matthews J$12.0016/30/0OpenR  05:30 PM-08:22 PM AS720
 101246056Intro Business 3Cieslak D$12.0013/31/0OpenT  06:30 PM-09:22 PM RC270

Winter; 2019; BUSINESS; No of Weeks : 7; Begins : 03/18/2019

 101112494Intro BusinessOnline3McCartney J$12.0024/31/0Open 

Winter; 2019; BUSINESS; No of Weeks : 12; Begins : 01/14/2019

 101112606Intro Business 3Derderian H$12.009/30/0OpenM W  11:30 AM-01:10 PM AS710

Winter; 2019; BUSINESS; No of Weeks : 12; Begins : 02/04/2019

 101112488Intro BusinessOnline3Ellies K$12.0027/31/0Open 
 101112605Intro Business 3Bethel R$12.0028/32/0OpenT R  08:30 AM-10:10 AM BTC370
 101112613Intro Business 3Bethel R$12.0021/30/0OpenT R  01:30 PM-03:10 PM AS710
 101112653Intro Business 3Bethel R$12.0028/30/0OpenT R  06:00 PM-07:40 PM AS820
 101112741Intro BusinessOnline3Ragan C$12.0027/31/0Open 

Winter; 2019; BUSINESS; No of Weeks : 15; Begins : 01/14/2019

 101017704Intro BusinessOE/OE3Simo T$12.0025/31/0Open 
 101112319Intro BusinessOnline3Ragan C$12.000/31/0Closed 
 101112328Intro BusinessOnline3Ragan C$12.008/31/0Open 
 101112342Intro BusinessOnline3Ragan C$12.0022/31/0Open 
 101112601Intro Business 3Mazur B$12.000/30/4ClosedM W  12:00 PM-01:20 PM AS830
 101112602Intro Business 3Mellnick G$12.0011/30/0OpenT R  08:00 AM-09:20 AM AS710
 101112603Intro Business 3Derderian H$12.0019/30/0OpenM W  08:00 AM-09:20 AM AS710
 101112650Intro Business 3Matthews J$12.0025/30/0OpenR  06:30 PM-09:22 PM BTC255
 101112651Intro Business 3Matthews J$12.0012/30/0OpenW  06:00 PM-08:52 PM AS710
 101216011Intro Business 3Collins T$12.0022/31/0OpenT R  12:00 PM-01:20 PM RC695
 101216071Intro Business 3Matthews J$12.0026/30/0OpenM  06:30 PM-09:22 PM RC270