2021-2022 Catalog

MBA 500 Essentials of Business Management

Successful managers need to understand the fundamentals of business practices within a global context. This course will introduce students to the overall MBA program where business decision-making through the use of simulations and practical, analytical, and conceptual foundations in team-based learning will be practiced. Learning how to find relevant data through the use of credible sources will also be a main focus of this course, including the development of effective communication skills.

Credits

3

Corequisite

MBA 11

Outcomes

  1. This course will prepare students to:
  2. Given participation in a business simulation, articulate gaps in business knowledge, MBA program goals and professional goals.
  3. Implement business strategy.
  4. Analyze personal business strengths and weaknesses, and team function.
  5. Use effective research strategies and research business ideas.
  6. Document strategic decision-making.
  7. Demonstrate effective team participation.