Business - Spring 2017

College Keyboarding — 3019
BUS 1220 – 3 credits
Melanie J. Zandi

Students will master the keyboard and develop skills and techniques in accuracy, proofreading, speed, and document production. Basic letters, one-page reports, and a variety of business documents are introduced and keyed using the computer. Skill building is emphasized through individualized instruction. No prerequisites. Master Course Syllabus

Cattaraugus County Campus

Technology Center 313
Jan 17 – May 18 Tue, Thu 11:30 am – 12:45 pm
Word Processing — 3020
BUS 1320 – 3 credits
Jeanne L. Johnston

Students will learn to create, edit, save, and print documents. Preparation of business letters and reports will enhance basic and production skills and office simulation activities. The ability to produce and edit professional business documents is strengthened. The course provides hands-on training in word processing software. Prerequisite: BUS 1220. Master Course Syllabus

Cattaraugus County Campus

Technology Center 207
Jan 17 – May 18 Tue 11:30 am – 12:45 pm
Accounting Fundamentals — 3345
BUS 1410 – 3 credits
Valerie Goodwin

Students will gain an understanding of the accounting principles and procedures used to record, classify, and summarize financial data. Students will become familiar with accounting terminology and many of the financial records, forms, and statements used in an electronic environment. No prerequisites. Master Course Syllabus

Cattaraugus County Campus

Technology Center 313
Jan 18 – May 18 Mon, Wed 2:40 pm – 3:55 pm
Intro to Business — 3347
BUS 1500 – 3 credits
Sarah L. Bray

Students will study the elements and characteristics of a free enterprise system and will be presented an overview of functional areas of business and basic concepts of the business world. Some topics include the environment of business, organization and management of the enterprise, management of human resources and production, marketing, finance, government's role in business, social responsibility, and cultural diversity, as well as major societal issues facing today's business executives. Recommended for beginning business students and non-business majors. Eligibility: ENG 1510. Master Course Syllabus

Cattaraugus County Campus

Technology Center 306
Jan 18 – May 18 Mon, Wed 1:15 pm – 2:30 pm
Princ/Financial Accounting — 3348
BUS 1510 – 4 credits
Cindy L. Hinz

Students will gain a broad view of accounting's role in satisfying society's need for financial information. In an overview of the accounting profession, students will understand generally accepted accounting principles underlying the design, integrity, and effectiveness of accounting information systems. Providing relevant financial statements for the decision maker and the use of computers to generate financial information are outlined. Prerequisite:must meet minimum college level reading score: Accuplacer 80+. Eligibility: MAT 0600 or MAT 1500. Master Course Syllabus

Cattaraugus County Campus

Technology Center 313
Jan 18 – May 18 Mon, Wed 9:00 am – 10:40 am
Princ/Managerial Accounting — 3349
BUS 1520 – 4 credits
Cindy L. Hinz

Students will demonstrate basic decision making and analyzing skills in management accounting. Financing a business through debt or capital structures, analysis of cash flows, financial ratios, manufacturing costs, budgeting, cost-volume-profit analysis, and current managerial accounting topics are covered. Prerequisite: BUS 1510. Master Course Syllabus

Cattaraugus County Campus

Technology Center 313
Jan 17 – May 18 Tue, Thu 8:05 am – 9:45 am
Business Internship I — 3352
BUS 2010 – 1 credit
Sarah L. Bray

Students will receive on-the-job experience consisting of 135 hours of supervised activity in a local business or industry. Students work in conjunction with a faculty member and a supervisor at the job site. All guidelines in the original internship policy will be followed. Prerequisite: sophomore standing. Master Course Syllabus

Cattaraugus County Campus

Technology Center
Jan 17 – May 18 TBD
Business Internship I — 4100
BUS 2010 – 1 credit
Cindy L. Hinz

Students will receive on-the-job experience consisting of 135 hours of supervised activity in a local business or industry. Students work in conjunction with a faculty member and a supervisor at the job site. All guidelines in the original internship policy will be followed. Prerequisite: sophomore standing. Master Course Syllabus

Cattaraugus County Campus

Technology Center
Jan 17 – May 18 TBD
Professional Development — 3024
BUS 2420 – 5 credits
Jeanne L. Johnston, Angela R. Honeck

Students will learn to integrate theory and practice in a business setting by working 10 hours per week in a business organization. Student, instructor, and internship site supervisor will jointly plan the experience and help the student develop as a professional. A weekly, two-hour seminar focuses on topics related to the professionalism that is required in today's business world. Prerequisites: sophomore standing and must be program major. Master Course Syllabus

Cattaraugus County Campus

Technology Center
Jan 17 – May 18 TBD
Professional Development — 3025
BUS 2420 – 0 credits
Jeanne L. Johnston, Angela R. Honeck

Students will learn to integrate theory and practice in a business setting by working 10 hours per week in a business organization. Student, instructor, and internship site supervisor will jointly plan the experience and help the student develop as a professional. A weekly, two-hour seminar focuses on topics related to the professionalism that is required in today's business world. Prerequisites: sophomore standing and must be program major. Master Course Syllabus

Cattaraugus County Campus

Technology Center
Jan 17 – May 18 TBD
Business Law II — 3050
BUS 2540 – 3 credits
Gregory P. Rabb

Students will study and examine the legal environment of business using the case method in which law is applied to factual situations. In BUS 2530, students study court systems and procedural law, tort and criminal law, constitutional law, and contract law. In BUS 2540, students study the law related to personal property and bailments, real property, secured transactions and bankruptcy, business structure including partnerships and corporations, and the Uniform Commercial Code. Eligibility ENG 1530. Master Course Syllabus

Cattaraugus County Campus

College Center 227
Jan 17 – May 18 Tue, Thu 2:40 pm – 3:55 pm
Human Resource Management — 3879
BUS 2630 – 3 credits
Sarah L. Bray

Students will learn the basic functions of human resource management in organizations. Topics include organization of jobs, employment, training, labor relations, compensation, appraisal, and benefits. Eligibility: ENG 1530. Master Course Syllabus

Cattaraugus County Campus

Technology Center 311
Jan 17 – May 18 Tue, Thu 10:00 am – 11:15 am