Business

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BUS 70 KEYBOARDING I 1 Unit Fee: $1. Pass/No Pass only. Provides training in keyboarding for beginners. Emphasizes keyboarding using touch control method of letter keys, correct typing techniques, and speed building and accuracy on one-minute and two-minute timed writings, utilizing computer and keyboarding software. [D]
BUS 70 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
87670 BUS 70 01 09:00AM-10:05AM MW 205 Rodriguez,Alicia 8 11*
    10:05AM-10:35AM MW 205      
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 10/11/2014
*Open seats as of Wednesday, October 1, 2014 8:02 AM
87672 BUS 70 70 09:00AM-10:05AM F 7208B Rodriguez,Alicia 16 14*
    10:05AM-10:35AM F 7208B      
HIGHER ED CENTER, NATIONAL CITY - DAY
Begins: 9/2/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Wednesday, October 1, 2014 8:02 AM
87673 BUS 70 80 11:00AM-11:50AM TTH 5201 Soler-McElwain,Luz 8 19*
    11:50AM-12:15PM TTH 5201      
SAN YSIDRO, SAN YSIDRO - DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 10/11/2014
*Open seats as of Wednesday, October 1, 2014 8:02 AM
BUS 71 KEYBOARDING II 1 Unit Fee: $1. Pass/No Pass only. [Prerequisite: BUS 70 or equivalent.] Provides keyboarding instruction as a continuation of BUS 70. Develops speed and accuracy, and presents the numeric and symbol keys, formatting of business letters, and preparation of one-page reports. Builds speed and control on one-minute and three-minute writings. Uses keyboarding software. [D]
BUS 71 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
87674 BUS 71 01 09:00AM-10:05AM MW 205 Rodriguez,Alicia 8 15*
    10:05AM-10:35AM MW 205      
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY
Begins: 10/20/2014 Ends: 12/11/2014
*Open seats as of Wednesday, October 1, 2014 8:02 AM
87676 BUS 71 80 11:00AM-12:05PM TTH 5201 Soler-McElwain,Luz 8 26*
    12:05PM-12:35PM TTH 5201      
SAN YSIDRO, SAN YSIDRO - DAY
Begins: 10/20/2014 Ends: 12/11/2014
*Open seats as of Wednesday, October 1, 2014 8:02 AM
BUS 73 KEYBOARDING SPEED AND ACCURACY I 1 Unit Fee: $1. Pass/No Pass only. [Prerequisite: BUS 71 or equivalent.] Increases keyboarding speed and improves accuracy utilizing specialized software. [D]
BUS 73 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
87677 BUS 73 01 09:00AM-10:05AM MW 205 Rodriguez,Alicia 8 24*
    10:05AM-10:35AM MW 205      
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY
Begins: 10/20/2014 Ends: 12/11/2014
*Open seats as of Wednesday, October 1, 2014 8:02 AM
87678 BUS 73 80 11:00AM-12:05PM TTH 5201 Soler-McElwain,Luz 8 26*
    12:05PM-12:35PM TTH 5201      
SAN YSIDRO, SAN YSIDRO - DAY
Begins: 10/20/2014 Ends: 12/11/2014
*Open seats as of Wednesday, October 1, 2014 8:02 AM
BUS 74 KEYBOARDING SPEED AND ACCURACY II 1 Unit Fee: $1. Pass/No Pass only. [Prerequisite: BUS 73 or equivalent.] Increases keyboarding speed and improves accuracy utilizing specialized software. [D]
BUS 74 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
87679 BUS 74 01 09:00AM-10:05AM MW 205 Rodriguez,Alicia 8 27*
    10:05AM-10:35AM MW 205      
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY
Begins: 10/20/2014 Ends: 12/11/2014
*Open seats as of Wednesday, October 1, 2014 8:02 AM
87680 BUS 74 80 11:00AM-12:05PM TTH 5201 Soler-McElwain,Luz 8 28*
    12:05PM-12:35PM TTH 5201      
SAN YSIDRO, SAN YSIDRO - DAY
Begins: 10/20/2014 Ends: 12/11/2014
*Open seats as of Wednesday, October 1, 2014 8:02 AM
BUS 75 KEYBOARDING SPEED AND ACCURACY III 1 Unit Fee: $1. Pass/No Pass only. [Prerequisite: BUS 74 or equivalent.] Designed to increase keyboarding speed and improve accuracy. [D]
BUS 75 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
87681 BUS 75 01 09:00AM-10:05AM MW 205 Rodriguez,Alicia 8 26*
    10:05AM-10:35AM MW 205      
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY
Begins: 10/20/2014 Ends: 12/11/2014
*Open seats as of Wednesday, October 1, 2014 8:02 AM
87682 BUS 75 80 11:00AM-12:05PM TTH 5201 Soler-McElwain,Luz 8 30*
    12:05PM-12:35PM TTH 5201      
SAN YSIDRO, SAN YSIDRO - DAY
Begins: 10/20/2014 Ends: 12/11/2014
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BUS 120 INTRODUCTION TO BUSINESS 3 Units Examines the various types of business organizations, financing, personnel, marketing, management, and business-government relations. Develops an understanding of the general concepts of business for business and non-business majors. [D; CSU; UC]
BUS 120 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
87594 BUS 120 01 12:00PM-01:30PM TTH 222 Corpron,Russell 15 5*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY
Begins: 9/2/2014 Ends: 12/11/2014
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BUS 121 FINANCIAL PLANNING AND MONEY MANAGEMENT 3 Units Grade only. Introduces financial planning in our changing economic environment. Explores topics such as budgeting and resource allocation, risk management, tax planning, economics of buying and borrowing, and introduces the selection of stocks, bonds, and mutual funds. [D; CSU]
BUS 121 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
87601 BUS 121 03 10:00AM-11:15AM MW 221 Paiano,Frank 18 1*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Wednesday, October 1, 2014 8:02 AM
87602 BUS 121 05 12:00PM-01:15PM TTH 221 Paiano,Frank 18 5*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
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BUS 140 BUSINESS LAW/THE LEGAL ENVIRONMENT OF BUSINESS 3 Units Examines the nature and role of the law in our society emphasizing the legal environment in which business operates. Provides an overview of the U.S. legal system, contracts, torts, bankruptcy, consumer protection, environmental law, intellectual property, Uniform Commercial Code, and regulation of business. [D; CSU; UC; C-ID BUS 125]
BUS 140 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
87611 BUS 140 01 09:30AM-10:45AM TTH 201 Shorkey,John 18 1*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Wednesday, October 1, 2014 8:02 AM
87612 BUS 140 03 10:00AM-11:15AM MW 229A Levine,Richard 18 2*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Wednesday, October 1, 2014 8:02 AM
87613 BUS 140 05 12:00PM-01:15PM TTH 201 Shapiro,Elisabeth 18 1*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
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BUS 150 PRINCIPLES OF MANAGEMENT 3 Units [Recommended Preparation: ACCT 101 or equivalent; RDG 158 or the equivalent skill level as determined by the Southwestern College Reading Assessment or equivalent.] Studies management principles with primary emphasis on basic management functions: communicating, planning, organizing, and controlling. Analyzes decision making, human relations, and the role of the manager as leader. Discusses actual business problems and solutions. [D; CSU]
BUS 150 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
87623 BUS 150 01 09:30AM-10:45AM TTH 222 Winkelhake,Brett 18 11*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Wednesday, October 1, 2014 8:02 AM
BUS 182 KEYBOARDING FOR OFFICE PROFESSIONALS 2 Units [Prerequisite: BUS 71 or equivalent.] Fee: $1. Allows students who already possess the ability to keyboard by touch to enhance keyboarding techniques and to further develop document processing skills, including writing letters, writing memos, preparing tables, preparing manuscripts, proofreading, and editing. [D; CSU]
BUS 182 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
90532 BUS 182 01 11:00AM-12:10PM MW 205 Soler-McElwain,Luz 8 20*
    12:20PM-01:25PM MW 205      
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY
Begins: 10/20/2014 Ends: 12/11/2014
*Open seats as of Wednesday, October 1, 2014 8:02 AM
BUS 183 BUSINESS MATHEMATICS 3 Units Studies the fundamental mathematical operations and their application to business problems. Includes payroll, pricing, interest and discount, commission, taxes, and other pertinent uses of mathematics in the field of business. [D; CSU]
BUS 183 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
87632 BUS 183 03 09:00AM-10:15AM TTH 202 Martinez-Sanabria,Maria 18 17*
    10:15AM-10:25AM TTH 202      
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Wednesday, October 1, 2014 8:02 AM
BUS 200A MICROSOFT WORD: BEGINNING 2.5 Units Fee: $1. Grade only. [Recommended Preparation: BUS 71 or equivalent.] Introduces students to entry-level positions in todays modern electronic office, as well as prepare students for the introductory level of Microsoft Office Specialist certification. [D; CSU]
BUS 200A Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
87635 BUS 200A 601 10:00AM-11:50AM MW 202 Sands,Sandra 8 7*
    11:50AM-12:30PM MW 202      
HYBRID/MAIN CAMPUS - DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 10/11/2014
This is a Hybrid course. On campus meetings and online participation are required.
*Open seats as of Wednesday, October 1, 2014 8:02 AM
BUS 200B MICROSOFT WORD: ADVANCED 2.5 Units Fee: $1. Grade only. [Recommended Preparation: BUS 200A or equivalent.] Prepares students to become expert users of advanced applications required in todays modern electronic office including: enhance professional documents, configure Word options, tables, mail merge, macros, and work group collaboration. Prepares students for the Microsoft Word Specialist Expert certification examination. [D; CSU]
BUS 200B Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
87636 BUS 200B 601 10:00AM-11:50AM MW 202 Sands,Sandra 8 8*
    11:50AM-12:30PM MW 202      
HYBRID/MAIN CAMPUS - DAY
Begins: 10/20/2014 Ends: 12/11/2014
This is a Hybrid course. On campus meetings and online participation are required.
*Open seats as of Wednesday, October 1, 2014 8:02 AM
BUS 210 BUSINESS ENGLISH 3 Units [Prerequisite: ENGL 71 or the equivalent skill level as determined by the Southwestern College English Assessment or equivalent.] Develops English language skills used in a modern business context. Includes a review of business vocabulary, grammar, punctuation, spelling, and proofreading. Introduces skills in basic business letter writing. [D; CSU]
BUS 210 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
87637 BUS 210 03 12:00PM-01:15PM MW 217 Lawry,Robert 18 9*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Wednesday, October 1, 2014 8:02 AM
BUS 211 COMMUNICATION IN BUSINESS AND INDUSTRY 3 Units [Prerequisite: BUS 210 or the skill level as determined by the Southwestern College English Assessment or equivalent.] Includes the principles of writing through writing basic business letters, memos, effective email messages, and a short report. Emphasizes effective oral communication by participatiing in oral presentations and class discussions. [D; CSU]
BUS 211 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
91231 BUS 211 71 10:00AM-01:20PM MW 7215 Austin,Naida 8 21*
HIGHER ED CENTER, NATIONAL CITY - DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 10/11/2014
*Open seats as of Wednesday, October 1, 2014 8:02 AM
BUS 212 BUSINESS COMMUNICATION 3 Units Grade only. [Prerequisite: BUS 211 or ENGL 114 or the equivalent skill level as determined by the Southwestern College English Assessment or equivalent.] Covers the principles of written communication as applied to business, industry, and government including business letters, memos, and reports. Includes oral communication in the form of a oral powerpoint presentation. [D; CSU]
BUS 212 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
87642 BUS 212 01 10:00AM-10:50AM MWF 203 Lawry,Robert 18 3*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Wednesday, October 1, 2014 8:02 AM
87643 BUS 212 03 09:30AM-10:45AM TTH 205 Soler-McElwain,Luz 18 0*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Wednesday, October 1, 2014 8:02 AM
87644 BUS 212 05 09:00AM-09:50AM MWF 203 Soler-McElwain,Luz 18 4*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Wednesday, October 1, 2014 8:02 AM
BUS 290 WORK EXPERIENCE IN BUSINESS I 2 Units Grade only. [Limitation on Enrollment: Declared Business major. Recommended Concurrent Enrollment: Enrollment in one other class directly related to the Business major in order to apply learned theory in a practical hands-on setting through an internship class.] Applies principles and skills acquired in business occupational majors to on-the-job assignments. In addition to the one unit weekly class activity, one unit of credit is granted for each 60 hours of volunteer or 75 hours of paid work activity. The job supervisor and the instructor will evaluate each student's job performance. [D; CSU]
BUS 290 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
87651 BUS 290 601 05:30PM-06:20PM T 221 Dawson,Michele 18 29*
    TBA-TBA TBA      
HYBRID/MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING, DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
This is a Hybrid course. On campus meetings and online participation are required.
*Open seats as of Wednesday, October 1, 2014 8:02 AM
87652 BUS 290 602 05:30PM-06:20PM M 221 Dawson,Michele 18 38*
    TBA-TBA TBA      
HYBRID/MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING, DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
This is a Hybrid course. On campus meetings and online participation are required.
*Open seats as of Wednesday, October 1, 2014 8:02 AM
87654 BUS 290 86 05:30PM-06:20PM TH 5207 Ramirez,Sylvia 18 28*
    TBA-TBA TBA      
SAN YSIDRO, SAN YSIDRO - EVENING, DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Wednesday, October 1, 2014 8:02 AM
BUS 291 WORK EXPERIENCE IN BUSINESS II 2 Units Grade only. [Prerequisite: BUS 290 or equivalent. Limitation on Enrollment: Declared Business major. Recommended Concurrent Enrollment: Enrollment in one other class directly related to the Business major in order to apply learned theory in a practical hands-on setting through an internship class.] Applies principles and skills acquired in business occupational majors to on-the-job assignments. In addition to one unit weekly class activity, one unit of credit is granted for each 60 hours of volunteer or 75 hours of paid work activity. The job supervisor and the instructor will evaluate each student's job performance. [D; CSU]
BUS 291 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
87656 BUS 291 601 05:30PM-06:20PM T 221 Dawson,Michele 18 43*
    TBA-TBA TBA      
HYBRID/MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING, DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
This is a Hybrid course. On campus meetings and online participation are required.
*Open seats as of Wednesday, October 1, 2014 8:02 AM
87657 BUS 291 602 05:30PM-06:20PM M 221 Dawson,Michele 18 45*
    TBA-TBA TBA      
HYBRID/MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING, DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
This is a Hybrid course. On campus meetings and online participation are required.
*Open seats as of Wednesday, October 1, 2014 8:02 AM
87659 BUS 291 86 05:30PM-06:20PM TH 5207 Ramirez,Sylvia 18 36*
    TBA-TBA TBA      
SAN YSIDRO, SAN YSIDRO - EVENING, DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Wednesday, October 1, 2014 8:02 AM
BUS 292 WORK EXPERIENCE IN BUSINESS III 2 Units Grade only. [Prerequisite: BUS 291 or equivalent. Limitation on Enrollment: Declared Business major. Recommended Concurrent Enrollment: Enrollment in one other class directly related to the Business major in order to apply learned theory in a practical hands-on setting through an internship class.] Applies principles and skills acquired in business occupational majors to on-the-job assignments. In addition to the one unit weekly class activity, one unit of credit is granted for each 60 hours of volunteer or 75 hours of paid work activity. The job supervisor and the instructor will evaluate each student's job performance. [D; CSU]
BUS 292 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
87660 BUS 292 601 05:30PM-06:20PM T 221 Dawson,Michele 18 45*
    TBA-TBA TBA      
HYBRID/MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING, DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
This is a Hybrid course. On campus meetings and online participation are required.
*Open seats as of Wednesday, October 1, 2014 8:02 AM
87661 BUS 292 602 05:30PM-06:20PM M 221 Dawson,Michele 18 45*
    TBA-TBA TBA      
HYBRID/MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING, DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
This is a Hybrid course. On campus meetings and online participation are required.
*Open seats as of Wednesday, October 1, 2014 8:02 AM
87663 BUS 292 86 05:30PM-06:20PM TH 5207 Ramirez,Sylvia 18 36*
    TBA-TBA TBA      
SAN YSIDRO, SAN YSIDRO - EVENING, DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Wednesday, October 1, 2014 8:02 AM
90905 BUS 292 E670 08:15AM-09:20AM F NAS Milkovich,Patrice 15 29*
    TBA-TBA TBA      
EXTENSION SITE - DAY
Begins: 9/2/2014 Ends: 12/9/2014
For Southwest Regional Apprenticeship Program
*Open seats as of Wednesday, October 1, 2014 8:02 AM
BUS 293 WORK EXPERIENCE IN BUSINESS IV 2 Units Grade only. [Prerequisite: BUS 292 or equivalent. Limitation on Enrollment: Declared Business major. Recommended Concurrent Enrollment: Enrollment in one other class directly related to the Business major in order to apply learned theory in a practical hands-on setting through an internship class.] Applies principles and skills acquired in business occupational majors to on-the-job assignments. In addition to the one unit weekly class activity, one unit of credit is granted for each 60 hours of volunteer or 75 hours of paid work activity. The job supervisor and the instructor will evaluate each student's job performance. [D; CSU]
BUS 293 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
87665 BUS 293 601 05:30PM-06:20PM T 221 Dawson,Michele 18 45*
    TBA-TBA TBA      
HYBRID/MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING, DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
This is a Hybrid course. On campus meetings and online participation are required.
*Open seats as of Wednesday, October 1, 2014 8:02 AM
87666 BUS 293 602 05:30PM-06:20PM M 221 Dawson,Michele 18 45*
    TBA-TBA TBA      
HYBRID/MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING, DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
This is a Hybrid course. On campus meetings and online participation are required.
*Open seats as of Wednesday, October 1, 2014 8:02 AM
87668 BUS 293 86 05:30PM-06:20PM TH 5207 Ramirez,Sylvia 18 36*
    TBA-TBA TBA      
SAN YSIDRO, SAN YSIDRO - EVENING, DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Wednesday, October 1, 2014 8:02 AM

Total Courses: 20 Total Sections: 40
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On-campus meetings and participation are required.

In addition to face-to-face meetings, hybrid courses entail online assignments and activities, typically conducted through Blackboard, such as discussion board posts, quizzes, WebQuests and more.
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Honors courses provide enhanced admission opportunities, increased scholarship opportunities and special recognition on transcripts.

For more details about the Honors Program, see www2.swccd.edu/honorsprogram