Applied business, industry statistical methods, quality management sciences
BADM 1260 - First-Year Global Experience
Spring 2019 / Spring 2020
In today's world of increased mobility, globally aware students have more choices for employment upon graduation and are immediately ready to contribute in global environments. They are aware of global issues and cultural differences, and their global mindset allows them to recognize good ideas from whenever they might come and new market/product opportunities wherever they might exist. This course is the first step toward the development of a global mindset. It provides a meaningful global experience to first-year business students through an in-depth perspective of a specific country or region outside the United States and a short academic trip to the region.
BADM 2010 - Excel in Business
Teaches beginner to intermediate level Excel skills, emphasizing efficient use of Excel to make sense of substantial data sets. The course is designed to increase students' proficiency with Excel through a series of hands-on workshops. The workshops have a business problem solving orientation and use real data from Leeds' corporate partners. The workshops emphasize the most important skills that employers value.
BCOR 1025 - Statistical Analysis in Business
Spring 2018 / Fall 2018 / Spring 2019 / Fall 2019 / Spring 2020
Covers sampling concepts, graphical and numerical data summaries, basic probability theory, discrete and continuous probability models, sampling distributions, hypothesis testing, correlation and both simple and multiple regression analysis. Students learn decision making and solving business problems by using data. Uses statistical features of Excel. Course requirements: laptop with Excel 2013 or newer; clickers. Credit not granted for this course and BCOR 1020.
BCOR 2001 - Principles of Marketing and Management
Spring 2018 / Summer 2018
Focuses on the basic principles of marketing and management. Within the marketing domain, students will be exposed to the role of marketing within a market economy, along with managerial decision making with respect to the marketing mix variables of price, product promotion and distribution. Within the management domain, students will learn how modern businesses compete in the global marketplace by utilizing the knowledge and skills of managers. Credit not granted for this course and BCOR 2300 and BCOR 2400.
BCOR 2202 - Principles of Organizational Behavior
Fall 2018 / Spring 2019 / Summer 2019 / Fall 2019 / Spring 2020
Focuses on the fundamentals of management. Students will learn the basic concepts and best practices in the behavioral sciences that can improve their abilities to lead and manage in organizations. Frameworks for individual, team, and organizational behavior are presented and discussed. Topics include personality traits, culture, decision making, teams, planning, motivation, leadership, well-being and human resources. A group project provides practice in teamwork and in applying the frameworks in practice. Credit not granted for this course and BCOR 2300, BCOR 2001