Integrated Business Topics –
The integrated business topics course examines strategic business management while integrating topics from previously completed business foundation coursework. This allows students to demonstrate a comprehensive understanding of the undergraduate business curricula with a significant emphasis placed on the assessment of individual outcomes to determine content mastery.
This undergraduate-level course is 5 weeks. This course is available as part of a degree or certificate program. To enroll, speak with an Enrollment Advisor.
Introduction to Strategic Management
- Define strategic management and planning.
- Create an organizational mission and vision statement.
- Analyze an organization in terms of its structure, culture, and purpose.
- Develop a strategic plan.
Internal and External Environment
- Conduct a SWOTT (Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities, Threats, and Trends) analysis.
- Analyze the impact of the external and internal environments on an organization's strategic plan.
- Develop strategic objectives.
- Create organizational objectives and goals.
- Recommend an implementation strategy for a strategic plan.
Monitoring and Control
- Develop methods to monitor and control the implementation of a strategic plan.
- The University of Phoenix reserves the right to modify courses.
- While widely available, not all programs are available in all locations or in both online and on-campus formats. Please check with a University Enrollment Advisor.
- Transferability of credit is at the discretion of the receiving institution. It is the student’s responsibility to confirm whether or not credits earned at University of Phoenix will be accepted by another institution of the student’s choice.