Catalogue 2012 - 2013

BUS 101 First Year Business Seminar


3 cr.

Course Description

This is a course designed specifically for new college students in the College of Business. The emphasis, which is on personal development, focuses on an understanding of self and the habits necessary for personal effectiveness and for effective relationships with others. Key learning outcomes include: time management skills, listening skills, oral presentation skills, critical thinking skills, and information literary skills. The course includes a term project and exposure to the range of career options consistent with students' personal mission statements. There is a high level of interaction with the faculty and peers both inside and outside the classroom.


This course is a prerequisite.