BUSN100 - Basics of Business
Course Code: BUSN100 Course ID: 2887 Credit Hours: 3 Level: Undergraduate
This course is designed to acquaint the student with the terminology, organization, and function of the American business system. The course will give the student a broad background about the contemporary American and global business environments as well as considering different business organizations, management principles and strategies. Topics covered include marketing, finance, personnel, customer relations, production and operations, e-business, world trade ventures, internal information systems and decision-making processes.
|Registration Dates||Course Dates||Session||Weeks|
|02/24/20 - 07/31/20||08/03/20 - 09/27/20||Summer 2020 Session I||8 Week session|
|03/30/20 - 09/04/20||09/07/20 - 11/01/20||Summer 2020 Session D||8 Week session|
|04/27/20 - 10/02/20||10/05/20 - 11/29/20||Fall 2020 Session B||8 Week session|
|05/25/20 - 10/30/20||11/02/20 - 12/27/20||Fall 2020 Session I||8 Week session|
|06/29/20 - 12/04/20||12/07/20 - 01/31/21||Fall 2020 Session D||8 Week session|
After successfully completing this course, you will be able to:
CO1. Describe the environment in which business operates.
CO2. Summarize the effect of economic conditions on business performance.
CO3. Identify the main forms of business organizations.
CO4. Describe the role of ethics in the business environment.
CO5. Explain the internal structures of organizations.
CO6. Explain how firms use accounting.
CO7. Describe sources of financing for businesses.
CO8. Describe technology and its impact on business decisions.
|Introductory Forum||3.00 %|
|Week 1 Forum||2.50 %|
|Week 2 Forum||2.50 %|
|Week 3 Forum||2.50 %|
|Week 4 Forum||2.50 %|
|Week 5 Forum||2.50 %|
|Week 6 Forum||2.50 %|
|Week 7 Forum||2.50 %|
|Week 8 Forum||2.50 %|
|Week 3 Assignment||5.67 %|
|Week 5 Assignment||5.67 %|
|Week 7 Assignment||5.67 %|
|Week Two Quiz||10.00 %|
|Week Six Quiz||10.00 %|
|Midterm Exam||20.00 %|
|Final Exam||20.00 %|
In addition to the required course texts, the following public domain web sites are useful. Please abide by the university’s academic honesty policy when using Internet sources as well. Note web site addresses are subject to change.
|Site Name||Web Site URL/Address|
|U.S. Small Business Administration||www.sba.gov|
|The Wall Street Journal||http://online.wsj.com/home-page|
|BUSN100 Course Guide||http://apus.campusguides.com/BUSN100?hs=a|
|American Psychological Association (APA) Style Website||http://www.apastyle.org/|
|Purdue Online Writing Lab||https://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/560/01/|
|YouTube Video on Formatting an APA Style Paper||http://youtu.be/9pbUoNa5tyY|
|Microsoft Office Training Website||http://office.microsoft.com/en-us/support/training-FX101782702.aspx|
|Book Title:||Business Fundamentals-Ebook link provided inside the classroom.|
Not current for future courses.