Business

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BUS 83 PRINCIPLES OF ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT 3 Units [Recommended Preparation: RDG 158 or the equivalent skill level as determined by the Southwestern College Reading Assessment or equivalent.] Provides a fundamental overview of the different programs and approaches to economic development, explains the importance of each approach, and highlights the activities that communities employ to achieve economic development goals. [D]
BUS 83 Sections Offered
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83681 BUS 83 531 ONLINE ONLINE ONLINE Baza,Ronald 8 18*
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ONLINE Begins: 1/21/2014 Ends: 3/15/2014 *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
BUS 84 GRANT RESEARCH AND WRITING FUNDAMENTALS 1 Unit [Recommended Preparation: RDG 158 or the equivalent skill level as determined by the Southwestern College Reading Assessment or equivalent; BUS 211 or BUS 212 or equivalent.] Provides an overview of the grant research and writing process and professional ethics. Includes practical assignments in writing key components of a grant proposal that includes the application, needs statement, budget, executive summary, and evaluation components. [D]
BUS 84 Sections Offered
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83682 BUS 84 531 ONLINE ONLINE ONLINE Molina,Antoinette 9 5*
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ONLINE Begins: 3/24/2014 Ends: 5/21/2014 *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
BUS 100 INTRODUCTION TO COMMUNITY, ECONOMIC, AND URBAN PLANNING 3 Units [Recommended Preparation: RDG 158 or the equivalent skill level as determined by the Southwestern College Reading Assessment or equivalent.] Provides an understanding of the field of urban planning by exploring the history, theory, and practice of urban planning in the United States. Includes an investigation into the primary subfields of urban planning including housing and community development, land use, transportation, economic development/ redevelopment, urban design, and the environment. [D; CSU]
BUS 100 Sections Offered
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83599 BUS 100 531 ONLINE ONLINE ONLINE Baza,Ronald 9 18*
ONLINE Begins: 3/24/2014 Ends: 5/21/2014 *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
BUS 120 INTRODUCTION TO BUSINESS 3 Units Examination of the various types of business organizations, financing, personnel, marketing, management, and business-government relations. Designed to develop an understanding of the general concepts of business for business and non-business majors. [D; CSU; UC] [EFFECTIVE FALL 2014: DESCRIPTION. 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
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83601 BUS 120 501 ONLINE ONLINE ONLINE Lucas,Yvonne 8 12*
ONLINE Begins: 1/21/2014 Ends: 3/15/2014 *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
83602 BUS 120 502 ONLINE ONLINE ONLINE Lucas,Yvonne 9 13*
ONLINE Begins: 3/24/2014 Ends: 5/21/2014 *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
BUS 121 FINANCIAL PLANNING AND MONEY MANAGEMENT 3 Units Grade only. Introduction to financial planning in our changing economic environment. Topics include budgeting and resource allocation, risk management, tax planning, economics of buying and borrowing, and introduction to the selection of stocks, bonds, and mutual funds. [D; CSU] [EFFECTIVE FALL 2014: DESCRIPTION. 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
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83606 BUS 121 501 ONLINE ONLINE ONLINE Paiano,Frank 19 0*
ONLINE Begins: 1/21/2014 Ends: 5/30/2014 *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
BUS 123 INTRODUCTION TO INVESTMENTS 3 Units [Recommended Preparation: RDG 56 or the equivalent skill level as determined by the Southwestern College Reading Assessment or equivalent.] Introduces basic investment principles including stocks, bonds, mutual funds, portfolio management, derivatives, securities markets, interpretation of financial statements, and the relationship of economic and political conditions to investing. [D; CSU]
BUS 123 Sections Offered
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83608 BUS 123 501 ONLINE ONLINE ONLINE Paiano,Frank 19 12*
ONLINE Begins: 1/21/2014 Ends: 5/30/2014 *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
83609 BUS 123 502 ONLINE ONLINE ONLINE Gamboa,Henry 19 14*
ONLINE Begins: 1/21/2014 Ends: 5/30/2014 *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
BUS 126 INTRODUCTION TO BUSINESS LOGISTICS MANAGEMENT 3 Units [Recommended Preparation: RDG 158 or the equivalent skill level as determined by the Southwestern College Reading Assessment or equivalent.] Covers systems approach to managing activities associated with the management of traffic, transportation, inventory, warehousing, packaging, order processing, and material handling for international trade. Designed to provide an overview of the fundamentals of logistics management, including its scope, process, functions, and services. [D; CSU]
BUS 126 Sections Offered
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83610 BUS 126 531 ONLINE ONLINE ONLINE Andrade,Bernardo 19 11*
ONLINE Begins: 1/21/2014 Ends: 5/30/2014 *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
BUS 129 MULTIMEDIA PRESENTATIONS---POWERPOINT 1 Unit Fee: $3. Provides students with the skills required to use the multimedia features of Microsoft PowerPoint software. Emphasizes presentation techniques, advanced text and graphic processing, and use of multimedia peripherals. (Same as CIS 129.) [D; CSU]
BUS 129 Sections Offered
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83611 BUS 129 501 ONLINE ONLINE ONLINE Lopez,Kathleen 8 23*
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ONLINE Begins: 1/21/2014 Ends: 3/15/2014 *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
BUS 134 eBUSINESS I: PRINCIPLES OF ELECTRONIC COMMERCE 3 Units Fee: $1. Provides an overview of electronic commerce and examines basic principles. Provides students with the understanding and knowledge of important factors involved in the overall process of electronic commerce. Includes the infrastructure, software availability, buyer behavior patterns, security issues, and future trends. [D; CSU]
BUS 134 Sections Offered
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83612 BUS 134 501 ONLINE ONLINE ONLINE Rivaldi,Matthew 8 4*
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ONLINE Begins: 1/21/2014 Ends: 3/15/2014 *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
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
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83616 BUS 140 501 ONLINE ONLINE ONLINE Shapiro,Elisabeth 19 11*
ONLINE Begins: 1/21/2014 Ends: 5/30/2014 *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
83617 BUS 140 502 ONLINE ONLINE ONLINE Shapiro,Elisabeth 19 0*
ONLINE Begins: 1/21/2014 Ends: 5/30/2014 *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
85901 BUS 140 503 ONLINE ONLINE ONLINE Shapiro,Elisabeth 8 0*
ONLINE Begins: 1/21/2014 Ends: 3/15/2014 *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 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
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83618 BUS 142 501 ONLINE ONLINE ONLINE Alston,Kevin 8 5*
ONLINE Begins: 1/21/2014 Ends: 3/15/2014 *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
BUS 143 eSTRATEGIC BUSINESS PLANNING 2 Units Fee: $2. Focuses on providing the entrepreneur or business owner the skills necessary to develop and implement a business plan for a small business. Emphasizes the development of the financial, managerial, and marketing components, including electronic commerce and Internet strategies. [D; CSU]
BUS 143 Sections Offered
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83619 BUS 143 501 ONLINE ONLINE ONLINE Fredericks,Nancy 9 5*
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ONLINE Begins: 3/24/2014 Ends: 5/21/2014 *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 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
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83624 BUS 150 501 ONLINE ONLINE ONLINE Lucas,Yvonne 8 7*
ONLINE Begins: 1/21/2014 Ends: 3/15/2014 *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
BUS 151 PRINCIPLES OF OPERATIONS MANAGEMENT 3 Units [Recommended Preparation: RDG 158 or the equivalent skill level as determined by the Southwestern College Reading Assessment or equivalent.] Provides a fundamental overview of operations management. Covers operating processes, project management, facilities and capacity planning, quality management, just-in-time and lean systems, forecasting, aggregate planning, inventory management, and resource management. [D; CSU]
BUS 151 Sections Offered
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83625 BUS 151 531 ONLINE ONLINE ONLINE Weisblat,Irina 8 13*
ONLINE Begins: 1/21/2014 Ends: 3/15/2014 *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
BUS 152 HUMAN RELATIONS IN ORGANIZATIONS 3 Units [Recommended Preparation: RDG 158 or the equivalent skill level as determined by the Southwestern College Reading Assessment or equivalent.] Develops the ability to nurture good relationships on the job which has been identified as a key to promotion and success in business. Focuses on techniques and behaviors that develop this potential in individuals, creating opportunities for higher salary, advancement, and leadership. [D; CSU]
BUS 152 Sections Offered
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83626 BUS 152 501 ONLINE ONLINE ONLINE Lucas,Yvonne 9 7*
ONLINE Begins: 3/24/2014 Ends: 5/21/2014 *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
BUS 173 TRANSPORTATION MANAGEMENT 3 Units [Recommended Preparation: RDG 158 or the equivalent skill level as determined by the Southwestern College Reading Assessment or equivalent.] Provides an understanding of transportation in a logistics context. Emphasizes transportation procedures and concepts of efficiency. [D; CSU]
BUS 173 Sections Offered
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83628 BUS 173 531 ONLINE ONLINE ONLINE Andrade,Bernardo 19 6*
ONLINE Begins: 1/21/2014 Ends: 5/30/2014 *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
BUS 174 INTRODUCTION TO MARKETING AND SOCIAL MEDIA PRACTICES 3 Units Discusses current marketing methods, institutions, and practices, including social media, traditional, and emerging methods. Provides an understanding of the roles of marketing and social marketing in the economy and the firm, and develops a rationale for a marketing perspective as a guide to organizational and individual actions. [D; CSU]
BUS 174 Sections Offered
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83629 BUS 174 501 ONLINE ONLINE ONLINE Fredericks,Nancy 19 7*
ONLINE Begins: 1/21/2014 Ends: 5/30/2014 *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 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
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83633 BUS 183 501 ONLINE ONLINE ONLINE D'Agata,Nicolas 19 13*
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ONLINE Begins: 1/21/2014 Ends: 5/30/2014 *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 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
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83640 BUS 210 501 ONLINE ONLINE ONLINE Scott,Tanya 19 0*
ONLINE Begins: 1/21/2014 Ends: 5/30/2014 *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
83641 BUS 210 502 ONLINE ONLINE ONLINE Hall,Timothy 19 0*
ONLINE Begins: 1/21/2014 Ends: 5/30/2014 *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 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
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83642 BUS 211 501 ONLINE ONLINE ONLINE Duver,Stephanie 19 4*
ONLINE Begins: 1/21/2014 Ends: 5/30/2014 *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
83643 BUS 211 502 ONLINE ONLINE ONLINE Alston,Kevin 19 0*
ONLINE Begins: 1/21/2014 Ends: 5/30/2014 *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
BUS 239 PROJECT MANAGEMENT 3 Units [Recommended Preparation: BUS 70 or CIS 122B or equivalent.] Trains students to successfully manage projects working alone or with a team---an essential skill in today's job market and often the impetus for future job promotions. (Same as CIS 239.) [D; CSU]
BUS 239 Sections Offered
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83651 BUS 239 501 ONLINE ONLINE ONLINE Lingvall,Robert 19 11*
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ONLINE Begins: 1/21/2014 Ends: 5/30/2014 *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM

Total Courses: 21 Total Sections: 27