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
87671 BUS 70 601 06:00PM-07:50PM TH 202 Soler-McElwain,Luz 8 21*
    08:00PM-08:50PM TH 202      
HYBRID/MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING
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 Monday, October 13, 2014 8:01 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
87675 BUS 71 601 06:00PM-07:50PM TH 202 Soler-McElwain,Luz 8 17*
    08:00PM-08:50PM TH 202      
HYBRID/MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING
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 Monday, October 13, 2014 8:01 AM
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
87598 BUS 120 60 06:00PM-09:20PM W 226 Keith,Michael 15 13*
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING
Begins: 9/2/2014 Ends: 12/11/2014
*Open seats as of Monday, October 13, 2014 8:01 AM
87599 BUS 120 660 06:00PM-08:50PM T 201 Keith,Michael 8 23*
HYBRID/MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING
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 Monday, October 13, 2014 8:01 AM
87600 BUS 120 676 06:00PM-08:50PM T 7216 Kravetz,Jeremy 8 0*
HYBRID/HIGHER ED CENTER - EVENING
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 Monday, October 13, 2014 8:01 AM
BUS 142 BUSINESS ETHICS---CORPORATE AND PERSONAL 1 Unit Introduces the student to the study of business and personal ethics and provides a framework to identify, analyze, and understand how members of the business community make ethical decisions and deal with ethical issues. [D; CSU]
BUS 142 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
87619 BUS 142 60 06:30PM-08:45PM M 201 Millar,Christopher 8 1*
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING
Begins: 10/20/2014 Ends: 12/11/2014
*Open seats as of Monday, October 13, 2014 8:01 AM
BUS 145 FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT FOR SMALL BUSINESS 1 Unit [Recommended Preparation: RDG 56 or the equivalent skill level as determined by the Southwestern College Reading Assessment or equivalent.] Introduces the various factors to be considered as a small business owner encounters the financial aspects of operating a business. Reviews the areas of starting a business, financing a small business, banking, and cash management. [D; CSU]
BUS 145 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
87621 BUS 145 60 06:00PM-07:50PM W 229A Millar,Christopher 8 13*
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING
Begins: 10/20/2014 Ends: 12/11/2014
*Open seats as of Monday, October 13, 2014 8:01 AM
BUS 148 DEVELOPING AND STARTING A NEW BUSINESS 3 Units Provides students with the knowledge, skills, awareness, and involvement in the process and the critical aspects of creating a new venture. Emphasizes the attitudes, resources, and networks that are involved in pursuing entrepreneurial opportunities. [D; CSU]
BUS 148 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
87622 BUS 148 601 06:30PM-09:20PM T 222 Rivaldi,Matthew 8 20*
HYBRID/MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING
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 Monday, October 13, 2014 8:01 AM
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
87626 BUS 150 660 06:00PM-08:50PM W 221 Bonilla,George 8 13*
HYBRID/MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING
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 Monday, October 13, 2014 8:01 AM
BUS 181 SPANISH COMPUTER SKILLS FOR INTERPRETATION AND TRANSLATION 3 Units Fee: $1. [Prerequisite: BUS 70 or equivalent. Recommended Preparation: SPAN 215 or equivalent.] Reviews Spanish keyboard and keying techniques. Develops speed and accuracy as well as basic word processing skills. Emphasizes the proper application of the accent mark and punctuation in both English and Spanish. Includes preparation of English and Spanish letters, memos, and short reports used in an international business and legal context. Introduces the process of computer translation through the Internet as well as through computer translation software. [D; CSU]
BUS 181 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
87631 BUS 181 680 05:30PM-08:20PM T 5201 Ramirez,Sylvia 18 0*
    08:30PM-09:20PM T 5201      
HYBRID/SAN YSIDRO - EVENING
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 Monday, October 13, 2014 8:01 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
87634 BUS 183 60 06:00PM-09:05PM M 226 Hall,Timothy 18 15*
    09:05PM-09:30PM M 226      
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Monday, October 13, 2014 8:01 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
87645 BUS 212 60 06:30PM-09:35PM TH 205 Duver,Stephanie 18 0*
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Monday, October 13, 2014 8:01 AM
90267 BUS 212 631 06:00PM-09:20PM MW 4418 Hall,Timothy 8 0*
HYBRID/OTAY MESA CENTER - EVENING
Begins: 10/20/2014 Ends: 12/11/2014
*Open seats as of Monday, October 13, 2014 8:01 AM
BUS 225 INTERPRETATION AND TRANSLATION: GENERAL BUSINESS 3 Units [Recommended Preparation: SPAN 215 or equivalent; and BUS 210 or equivalent.] Introduces students to the skills and techniques of English/Spanish interpretation and translation in the field of business by interpreting and translating dialogs, business correspondence, and documents focusing on business ethics, protocol, cultural sensitivity, and review writing mechanics, spelling, grammar, and punctuation. [D; CSU]
BUS 225 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
87646 BUS 225 86 06:30PM-09:35PM M 5209 Ramirez,Sylvia 18 10*
SAN YSIDRO, SAN YSIDRO - EVENING
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Monday, October 13, 2014 8:01 AM
BUS 226 INTERPRETATION AND TRANSLATION: LEGAL 3 Units [Recommended Preparation: SPAN 215 or equivalent.] Introduces students to the skills and techniques of interpretation and translation (English/Spanish) in the legal field including written translation and simultaneous, consecutive, and summary interpreting and sight translation with discussion of cultural sensitivity and ethics as related to the legal interpreter/translator. [D; CSU]
BUS 226 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
87647 BUS 226 86 06:30PM-09:20PM W 5209 Guerrero,Maria 18 0*
SAN YSIDRO, SAN YSIDRO - EVENING
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Monday, October 13, 2014 8:01 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 30*
    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 Monday, October 13, 2014 8:01 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 Monday, October 13, 2014 8:01 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 Monday, October 13, 2014 8:01 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 Monday, October 13, 2014 8:01 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 Monday, October 13, 2014 8:01 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 Monday, October 13, 2014 8:01 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 Monday, October 13, 2014 8:01 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 Monday, October 13, 2014 8:01 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 Monday, October 13, 2014 8:01 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 Monday, October 13, 2014 8:01 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 Monday, October 13, 2014 8:01 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 Monday, October 13, 2014 8:01 AM

Total Courses: 16 Total Sections: 27
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On-campus meetings and participation are required.

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Honors courses provide enhanced admission opportunities, increased scholarship opportunities and special recognition on transcripts.

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