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Foundations Of Business

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In this course, students will explore and understand the foundation of business. Topics include the evolution of business, analysis of economic systems, global considerations, the role of business ethics, and business forms. Upon completion, students are better prepared to make informed decisions regarding business types, structures, and behaviors.

This undergraduate-level course is 5 weeks To enroll, speak with an Enrollment Representative.

Course details:

Credits: 3
Continuing education units: XX
Professional development units: XX
Duration: 5 weeks

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    The Global Context of Business

    • Examine the implications of global considerations on the contemporary business environment.
    • Describe the role of multinational corporations in the global business environment.

    Legal and Ethical Considerations in Business

    • Recognize the effects of ethical decisions on business.
    • Compare business ethics and the law.

    Business Forms and Roles

    • Explain the different forms of business organization.

    What is Business?

    • Describe the main components of contemporary business.
    • Describe the focus of nonprofit organizations.
    • Explain the five elements in the business environment.

    The Economic Landscape

    • Compare the economic systems and how they affect business.
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