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MGMT490 - Independent Study: Management

Course Details

Course Code: MGMT490 Course ID: 2997 Credit Hours: 3 Level: Undergraduate

Independent study enables a student to pursue an academic topic in a field of special interest on a previously approved topic under the supervision of a faculty member and resulting in an academic, practical and/or artistic product. Students are required to prepare a draft proposal of project, and submit to the Program Director, Management for approval prior to registering for the course. Once approval has been obtained, advising department is notified so that student can register for course.





Course Schedule

Registration Dates Course Dates Session Weeks
05/21/21 - 10/29/21 11/01/21 - 12/26/21 Fall 2021 Session I 8 Week session
06/28/21 - 12/03/21 12/06/21 - 01/30/22 Fall 2021 Session D 8 Week session

Current Syllabi

1. Assess an organization's internal and external situation with regards to resources, industry position, and competitive strength
2. Analyze the qualities and characteristics of a publicly traded company with relation to the core curriculum concepts of the selected field of study
3. Evaluate the financial performance and operational soundness of an organization within a particular industry

NameGrade %
Discussion Forums 40.00 %
Week 1 Forum 5.00 %
Week 2 Forum 5.00 %
Week 3 Forum 5.00 %
Week 4 Forum 5.00 %
Week 5 Forum 5.00 %
Week 6 Forum 5.00 %
Week 7 Forum 5.00 %
Week 8 Forum 5.00 %
Written Assignments 20.00 %
Week 1: Company Intro 5.00 %
Week 3: Core Concepts Book 1 5.00 %
Week 5: Core Concepts Book 2 5.00 %
Week 7: Core Concepts Book 3 5.00 %
Final Research Paper 40.00 %
Week 8: Final Paper 40.00 %
Book Title: There are no required books for this course.
Author: N/A
Publication Info: N/A
ISBN: N/A

Book Title:Various resources from the APUS Library & the Open Web are used. Links provided inside the classroom.
Author:No Author Specified

Previous Syllabi

Not current for future courses.