JARVIS CHRISTIAN COLLEGEHAWKINS, TEXASCourse: BUSI 1301 1A – INTRODUCTION TO BUSINESSInstructor: MRS. R. ANITA FREEMAN-TAYLORTerm: (SS) Summer II 2018-2019Time: OnlineRoom: N/AOffice Location: EBS Administration Building(Registrar’s Office)Office Hours: By appointment only903-730-4890 Extension: 2452 Feel free to email me any time. Please give me 24-Jarvis Email: [email protected] 48 hours to respond.Alternate Email:I. COURSE DESCRIPTION1. Description: Surveys the entire field of business. Builds a business vocabulary. Broadens the student’sperspective of the business field and aids in selecting a field of vocational specialization.2. Prerequisites: None3. Corequisites: NoneII. COURSE INSTRUCTIONAL GOALS:1. Provide students with an overall picture of business operations.2. Develop a business vocabulary.3. Direct the thinking of the student to the field of business best suited to his/her interest and talent.4. Analyze the specialized fields within the business organization and the role of business in society.III. STUDENT LEARNING EXPECTED OUTCOMES/COMPETENCIES:After completing this course, students should be able to:1. Understand the world of business and economics.2. Analyze the role of the consumer.3. Demonstrate effective leadership/communication skills.
4. Understand business ownership.5. Explore the issues of global and domestic business issues.6. How to create a flexible organization and attract the best employees.7. Explain the importance of ethics in business ownership.8. Demonstrate critical thinking and writing skills.9. Explain how to build customer relationships through marketing.10. Explain the importance of banking among government, business and the consumer.Student Responsibility: Typically, for a student to excel in college, he/she should put in at least twohours outside of class (or more, if necessary) for each hour spent in the classroom.IV. METHODS OF INSTRUCTION:Homework, exams, models, charts, and graphs, etc.Look for online quizzes and/or forum discussions each week.V. COURSE CONTENTSubject to Revision 2A. Required Materials: Textbook: Business. Pride/Hughes/Kapoor 11th Edition (ISBN:9780538478083)***I will upload Chapters 1 & 2 notes to help with your assignments until you purchase thetextbook. I will also upload some power point slides, but the slides will not cover everything.B. One simple folder for unit tests and homework. Microsoft Word, Excel, Powerpoint.C. Weekly OutlineWeek Chapters/Topics/Assignments LearningOutcomeTEKS CCRS1Read syllabus and upload the last page with yoursignature. Order textbook: Business.