Course Description: This course provides a survey of the business world. Topics include the basic principles and practices of contemporary business. Upon completion, students should be able to demonstrate an understanding of business concepts as a foundation for studying other business subjects.
Course Student Outcomes:
1. Identify various forms of business organizations.
2. Define business vocabulary.
3. Describe the basics of business ethics.
4. Explain basic management principles.
Customization and community sharing areas (may require sign up): Global: OER Commons / Open Education Consortium / NC Live / Community of Research Assignments Local: You Tube Channel: / Google Docs: TR / Backboard:
- Sharing : YouTube: call for ID and password
Potential Projects (select one or create your own): Simple Financial Analysis / Business Simulation from MIT / Business Cases aligned to SLO’s / Business Plan Workshop / Career Portfolio / Student Applied Benchmark / Shark Tank / Collaboration of Research Assignments
Additional Instructor Resources: News/Publications / Podcasts / Simulations / Case Studies / Flash Cards / Service Learning / Employment Skills Tool Kit / OER Resources / Achieving the Dream Grant / NBC Learn / Lumen Sample Course (Tidewater CC) / SBA / Critical Commons / MSNBC Your Business / Finance & Capital / History of World Population / Effective Research Assignments / World Fact Book /
Collaboration Topics: Why do airlines overbook flights ? / Disney America/ Can you survive on $1,000 ?/ Rate the ethics of the Love Canal Participants / Siemens Public Relations or bribes ? / Magic Johnson / Would you invest in Daisy Cakes ? / Four most important words / Value of honest performance feedback / What motivates employees (surprising truth) / Would you hire Brianna ? / Effective Leadership / Remaking of a Coke ad / Kindness is free / Last Lecture on career and trust.
Potential In Class Activities or Assignments : C1/C2/C3/C4/C5/C6/C7/C8/C9/C10/C11/C12/C13/C14/ Google Link(TR) /Business Form Case / Financial Case /Case Studies/Lumen Sample Course (Tidewater CC) / Mkt the Met / We need to talk / Shark Tank / 12 O’ Clock High War Movie/ Climate Change / Service Learning / Student Applied Benchmark / Podcasts / Financial Literacy / Simulations / 40 Best Business cases of 2017
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