Business - Fall 2018

Keyboarding/Word Processing — 3124
BUS 1360 – 3 credits
Jeanne L. Johnston

Students will learn the fundamentals of skill building using Microsoft Word. Document formatting for business correspondence, reports, and tables will be emphasized. A major emphasis is placed on increasing speed/accuracy and improving proofreading skills. No requisites. Master Course Syllabus

Cattaraugus County Campus

Technology Center 313
Aug 28 – Dec 20 Tue 11:30 am – 12:45 pm
Keyboarding/Word Processing — 3125
BUS 1360 – 3 credits
Melanie J. Zandi

Students will learn the fundamentals of skill building using Microsoft Word. Document formatting for business correspondence, reports, and tables will be emphasized. A major emphasis is placed on increasing speed/accuracy and improving proofreading skills. No requisites. Master Course Syllabus

Cattaraugus County - Online

SUNY Learning Network - Cattaraugus County
Aug 27 – Dec 20 TBD
Keyboarding/Word Processing — 3145
BUS 1360 – 3 credits
Jeanne L. Johnston

Students will learn the fundamentals of skill building using Microsoft Word. Document formatting for business correspondence, reports, and tables will be emphasized. A major emphasis is placed on increasing speed/accuracy and improving proofreading skills. No requisites. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Hultquist Library 287
Aug 30 – Dec 20 Thu 11:30 am – 12:45 pm
Keyboarding/Word Processing — 3649
BUS 1360 – 3 credits
Katharina Santiago Reisenweber

Students will learn the fundamentals of skill building using Microsoft Word. Document formatting for business correspondence, reports, and tables will be emphasized. A major emphasis is placed on increasing speed/accuracy and improving proofreading skills. No requisites. Master Course Syllabus

North County Center

North County Campus Center 202
Aug 28 – Dec 20 Tue, Thu 8:30 am – 9:45 am
Accounting Fundamentals — 3152
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 - Online

SUNY Learning Network - Cattaraugus County
Aug 27 – Dec 20 TBD
Accounting Fundamentals — 3470
BUS 1410 – 3 credits
William G. Lasher

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

Jamestown Campus

Hultquist Library 287
Aug 28 – Dec 20 Tue, Thu 10:00 am – 11:15 am
Entrepreneurship I — 3158
BUS 1430 – 3 credits
Sarah L. Bray

This course provides the student with skills and resources necessary to assess current personal, economic, social, and business environment for opportunities for new ventures. Students will assess their business ideas based on their own strengths and skills, by looking internally at prior experience, education and skills. In addition the student will begin an external analysis of area trends. Business ideas will be matched with the student's skills, as well as personal, professional, and financial goals. Students will finalize their business concept and conduct a feasibility study of their local market. Eligibility: ENG 1510. Master Course Syllabus

Cattaraugus County Campus

Allied Health & Sciences Center 103
Aug 27 – Dec 20 Mon 1:15 pm – 2:30 pm
Entrepreneurship I — 3159
BUS 1430 – 3 credits
Sarah L. Bray

This course provides the student with skills and resources necessary to assess current personal, economic, social, and business environment for opportunities for new ventures. Students will assess their business ideas based on their own strengths and skills, by looking internally at prior experience, education and skills. In addition the student will begin an external analysis of area trends. Business ideas will be matched with the student's skills, as well as personal, professional, and financial goals. Students will finalize their business concept and conduct a feasibility study of their local market. Eligibility: ENG 1510. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Hultquist Library 148
Aug 27 – Dec 20 Mon 1:15 pm – 2:30 pm
Intro to Business — 3004
BUS 1500 – 3 credits
Martha A. Zenns

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

Jamestown Campus

Hultquist Library 215
Aug 27 – Dec 20 Mon, Wed, Fri 10:00 am – 10:50 am
Intro to Business — 3157
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 209
Aug 28 – Dec 20 Tue, Thu 10:00 am – 11:15 am
Intro to Business — 3474
BUS 1500 – 3 credits
William G. Lasher

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

Jamestown Campus

Hultquist Library 208
Aug 28 – Dec 20 Tue, Thu 1:15 pm – 2:30 pm
Intro to Business — 3650
BUS 1500 – 3 credits
David L. Andersen

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

North County Center

North County Campus Center 226
Aug 28 – Dec 20 Tue, Thu 11:30 am – 12:45 pm
Intro to Business — 3736
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

Sep 5 – Oct 17 Wed 6:00 pm – 7:45 pm
Intro to Business — 3882
BUS 1500 – 3 credits
James J. Chimenti

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

Jamestown Campus

Katharine Jackson Carnahan Center 123
Sep 6 – Oct 18 Thu 6:00 pm – 7:45 pm
Intro to Business — 3896
BUS 1500 – 3 credits
Carole L. Fasso

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

Jamestown - Online

SUNY Learning Network - Jamestown
Aug 27 – Dec 20 TBD
Princ/Financial Accounting — 3146
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
Aug 28 – Dec 20 Tue, Thu 8:05 am – 9:45 am
Princ/Financial Accounting — 3147
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 - Online

SUNY Learning Network - Cattaraugus County
Aug 27 – Dec 20 TBD
Princ/Financial Accounting — 3476
BUS 1510 – 4 credits
William G. Lasher

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

Jamestown Campus

Hultquist Library 208
Aug 27 – Dec 20 Mon, Wed 9:00 am – 10:40 am
Princ/Financial Accounting — 3486
BUS 1510 – 4 credits
William G. Lasher

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

Jamestown Campus

Hultquist Library 208
Aug 28 – Dec 20 Tue, Thu 8:10 am – 9:50 am
Princ/Financial Accounting — 3646
BUS 1510 – 4 credits
Kevin M. Karr

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

North County Center

North County Campus Center 107
Aug 27 – Dec 20 Mon 6:20 pm – 9:50 pm
Princ/Financial Accounting — 3892
BUS 1510 – 4 credits
James J. Chimenti

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

Jamestown Campus

Hultquist Library 211
Aug 28 – Dec 20 Tue, Thu 11:30 am – 1:10 pm
Princ/Managerial Accounting — 3150
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
Aug 27 – Dec 20 Mon, Wed 8:05 am – 9:45 am
Princ/Managerial Accounting — 3151
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 - Online

SUNY Learning Network - Cattaraugus County
Aug 27 – Dec 20 TBD
Princ/Managerial Accounting — 3490
BUS 1520 – 4 credits
William G. Lasher

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

Jamestown Campus

Hultquist Library 208
Aug 28 – Dec 20 Tue, Thu 11:30 am – 1:10 pm
Personal Finance — 3009
BUS 1610 – 3 credits
Martha A. Zenns

Students will gain an appreciation of the need for personal financial planning and will learn how to apply such planning to goal setting and budgets. They will evaluate exposures to risk and how insurance fits into a risk management plan. Students will have the ability to coordinate income, assets, and spending into a comprehensive program that takes the planner through the various stages of their life cycle, from college to retirement. Eligibility: ENG 1510. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Hultquist Library 215
Aug 28 – Dec 20 Tue, Thu 1:15 pm – 2:30 pm
Personal Finance — 3155
BUS 1610 – 3 credits
Cindy L. Hinz

Students will gain an appreciation of the need for personal financial planning and will learn how to apply such planning to goal setting and budgets. They will evaluate exposures to risk and how insurance fits into a risk management plan. Students will have the ability to coordinate income, assets, and spending into a comprehensive program that takes the planner through the various stages of their life cycle, from college to retirement. Eligibility: ENG 1510. Master Course Syllabus

Cattaraugus County Campus

Technology Center 306
Aug 29 – Dec 20 Wed 1:15 pm – 2:30 pm
Personal Finance — 3651
BUS 1610 – 3 credits
David L. Andersen

Students will gain an appreciation of the need for personal financial planning and will learn how to apply such planning to goal setting and budgets. They will evaluate exposures to risk and how insurance fits into a risk management plan. Students will have the ability to coordinate income, assets, and spending into a comprehensive program that takes the planner through the various stages of their life cycle, from college to retirement. Eligibility: ENG 1510. Master Course Syllabus

North County Center

North County Campus Center 226
Aug 28 – Dec 20 Tue, Thu 1:15 pm – 2:30 pm
Global Business — 3006
BUS 1650 – 3 credits
Martha A. Zenns, Gregory P. Rabb

Students will learn how and why countries differ. More specifically, they will learn about the economics, politics, and global monetary system of international trade. Students will develop an understanding of the global marketplace, different cultures, and the role of management and labor in international business. (Previous knowledge of economic, business, geography, and world politics is helpful, but not a requirement.) Eligibility: ENG 1510; must meet minimum college level reading score: Accuplacer 80+. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Hultquist Library 207
Aug 27 – Dec 20 Mon, Wed 1:15 pm – 2:30 pm
Intro to Tourism & Hosptality — 3160
BUS 1700 – 3 credits
Michele L. Dawley

Students will discover career options within the tourism and hospitality industries. Coverage includes industry pioneers and their contributions; the different forms of industry businesses including independent, chain, franchise, and e-commerce; the daily functions of lodging and food service; and the role of customer service within the industry. Eligibility: ENG 1510. J occasionally; C occasionally. Master Course Syllabus

Cattaraugus County - Online

SUNY Learning Network - Cattaraugus County
Aug 27 – Dec 20 TBD
Business Internship I — 3893
BUS 2010 – 3 credits
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
Aug 27 – Dec 20 TBD
Word Processing Production — 3126
BUS 2320 – 3 credits
Jeanne L. Johnston

Students will refine basic skills mastered in word processing and practice more sophisticated features of Microsoft Word for multi-page documents including page formatting, footnotes, macros, merge, document assembly, sort, select, tables, and graphics. Documents similar to those encountered in business organizations are prepared. Projects simulating real-life situations will reinforce word processing and desktop publishing skills. Prerequisite: BUS 1320 or equivalent experience. Master Course Syllabus

Cattaraugus County - Online

SUNY Learning Network - Cattaraugus County
Aug 27 – Dec 20 TBD
Professional Development — 3148
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 - Online

SUNY Learning Network - Cattaraugus County
Aug 27 – Dec 20 TBD
Professional Development — 3149
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
Aug 27 – Dec 20 TBD
Business Law I — 3118
BUS 2530 – 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

Jamestown Campus

Hultquist Library 207
Aug 27 – Dec 20 Mon, Wed, Fri 11:00 am – 11:50 am
Business Law I — 3121
BUS 2530 – 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

Jamestown Campus

Hultquist Library 294
Aug 28 – Dec 20 Tue, Thu 10:00 am – 11:15 am
Business Law I — 3122
BUS 2530 – 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

Technology Center 204
Aug 28 – Dec 20 Tue, Thu 10:00 am – 11:15 am
Business Law II — 3894
BUS 2540 – 3 credits
Lawrence J. Chase

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

Jamestown - Online

SUNY Learning Network - Jamestown
Aug 27 – Dec 20 TBD
Marketing — 3003
BUS 2550 – 3 credits
Martha A. Zenns

Students will study the process of planning and putting into practice various activities involved in the marketing of products, services, or ideas, and analyze the theories involved in the flow of goods and services from the producer to the consumer. The dynamic nature of the American economy requires students to demonstrate a knowledge of the marketing concept, buyer behavior, product analysis, pricing factors, institutions and channels of distribution, and promotional strategies. Prerequisite: ENG 1530. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Hultquist Library 215
Aug 27 – Dec 20 Mon, Wed, Fri 9:00 am – 9:50 am
Marketing — 3156
BUS 2550 – 3 credits
Dion Daly

Students will study the process of planning and putting into practice various activities involved in the marketing of products, services, or ideas, and analyze the theories involved in the flow of goods and services from the producer to the consumer. The dynamic nature of the American economy requires students to demonstrate a knowledge of the marketing concept, buyer behavior, product analysis, pricing factors, institutions and channels of distribution, and promotional strategies. Prerequisite: ENG 1530. Master Course Syllabus

Cattaraugus County - Online

SUNY Learning Network - Cattaraugus County
Aug 27 – Dec 20 TBD
Princ of Management — 3154
BUS 2570 – 3 credits
Catherine A. Moody

Students will learn the basic concepts, factors, functions, and techniques of management in organizations. Students will obtain specific knowledge of planning, organizing, directing, and controlling and the interconnectedness of these functions in productive organizations. Upon course completion, students will demonstrate a knowledge of the principles of good management in individual and team-based environments. Eligibility: ENG 1530 and sophomore standing. Master Course Syllabus

Cattaraugus County Campus

Sep 5 – Oct 17 Wed 6:00 pm – 7:45 pm
Princ of Management — 3644
BUS 2570 – 3 credits
James J. Chimenti

Students will learn the basic concepts, factors, functions, and techniques of management in organizations. Students will obtain specific knowledge of planning, organizing, directing, and controlling and the interconnectedness of these functions in productive organizations. Upon course completion, students will demonstrate a knowledge of the principles of good management in individual and team-based environments. Eligibility: ENG 1530 and sophomore standing. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Hultquist Library 211
Aug 28 – Dec 20 Tue, Thu 1:15 pm – 2:30 pm
Princ of Management — 3645
BUS 2570 – 3 credits
James J. Chimenti

Students will learn the basic concepts, factors, functions, and techniques of management in organizations. Students will obtain specific knowledge of planning, organizing, directing, and controlling and the interconnectedness of these functions in productive organizations. Upon course completion, students will demonstrate a knowledge of the principles of good management in individual and team-based environments. Eligibility: ENG 1530 and sophomore standing. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown - Online

SUNY Learning Network - Jamestown
Aug 27 – Dec 20 TBD
Princ of Management — 3886
BUS 2570 – 3 credits
James J. Chimenti

Students will learn the basic concepts, factors, functions, and techniques of management in organizations. Students will obtain specific knowledge of planning, organizing, directing, and controlling and the interconnectedness of these functions in productive organizations. Upon course completion, students will demonstrate a knowledge of the principles of good management in individual and team-based environments. Eligibility: ENG 1530 and sophomore standing. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Katharine Jackson Carnahan Center 123
Sep 10 – Oct 29 Mon 8:00 pm – 9:45 pm
Mgmt / Organizational Behavior — 3895
BUS 2580 – 3 credits
David L. Andersen

Students will develop an understanding of the basic concepts of behavioral sciences and their application to performance of individuals working in organizations. Students will study key attitudes and behavior that affect productivity. Upon course completion, students will demonstrate an understanding of the factors that affect performance such as leadership, motivation, communication, absenteeism, and job satisfaction as well as a basic understanding of how diverse individual styles of interaction contribute to an organization. Eligibility: ENG 1530 and sophomore standing. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown - Online

SUNY Learning Network - Jamestown
Aug 27 – Dec 20 TBD