Credit Course Schedules

Business - Spring 2020

Intro to Business — 3205
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 without supports or Corequisite: ENG 1510 with supports. J fall, spring; C fall, spring; Online occasionally. Master Course Syllabus

Cattaraugus County Campus

Technology Center 209
Jan 14 – May 14 Tue, Thu 10:00 am – 11:15 am
Princ/Financial Accounting — 3128
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. Eligibility: ENG 1510 without supports or Corequisite: ENG 1510 with supports, and MAT 0600, MAT 1500, or higher. J fall, spring; C fall, spring; Online occasionally. Master Course Syllabus

Cattaraugus County Campus

Technology Center 207
Jan 13 – May 14 Mon, Wed 8:05 am – 9:45 am
Princ/Managerial Accounting — 3130
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 207
Jan 14 – May 14 Tue, Thu 8:05 am – 9:45 am
Professional Development — 3058
BUS 2420 – 0 credits
Jeanne L. Johnston

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 13 – May 14 TBD
Business Law I — 3569
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. Prerequisite/Corequisite: ENG 1530. J fall; C fall. Master Course Syllabus

Cattaraugus County Campus

Technology Center 204
Mar 12 – May 7 Thu 8:00 pm – 9:45 pm
Business Law II — 3520
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. Prerequisite/Corequisite: ENG 1530. J spring; C spring; Online occasionally. Master Course Syllabus

Cattaraugus County Campus

Technology Center 204
Jan 14 – May 14 Tue, Thu 2:40 pm – 3:55 pm
Mgmt / Organizational Behavior — 3580
BUS 2580 – 3 credits
James J. Chimenti

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. Prerequisite/Corequisite: ENG 1530. J spring; C spring. Master Course Syllabus

Cattaraugus County Campus

Technology Center 204
Jan 16 – Mar 5 Thu 6:00 pm – 7:45 pm
Human Resource Management — 3401
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. Prerequisite/Corequisite: ENG 1530. J occasionally; C occasionally. Master Course Syllabus

Cattaraugus County Campus

Jan 15 – May 14 Wed 2:40 pm – 3:55 pm