General Studies Courses

General Studies courses may be an option for students interested in taking one or two credit-based courses but who are not currently interested in seeking a credential. Students who successfully complete General Studies courses may be eligible to transfer credit toward a certificate, diploma or degree upon formal admission to a program.

Permission to register in General Studies courses requires approval by the Dean or designate. Supporting documentation and/or prerequisites may be required.

For information about non-credit courses, visit Continuing Studies.

Upcoming Start Dates

MGMT562: International Business Strategy

 Course Description: Examines new and old mental models to foster a strategist perspective in international business practitioners. Students will explore and think critically about the core strategic international business notions, concepts, tools, models and economic trade theories required by managers to manage and lead their organizations in today’s challenging and turbulent international business ecosystem. Co-requisites: MGMT 561,568, 541A.  Credits: 3.00

MGMT562: International Business Strategy

 Course Description: Examines new and old mental models to foster a strategist perspective in international business practitioners. Students will explore and think critically about the core strategic international business notions, concepts, tools, models and economic trade theories required by managers to manage and lead their organizations in today’s challenging and turbulent international business ecosystem. Co-requisites: MGMT 561,568, 541A.  Credits: 3.00

Start Date End Date Tuition (Domestic) Delivery
February 24, 2020 May 10, 2020 1974.29 On Campus
February 24, 2020 May 10, 2020 1974.29 On Campus
February 24, 2020 May 10, 2020 1974.29 On Campus
July 6, 2020 September 20, 2020 1974.29 On Campus
July 6, 2020 September 20, 2020 TBD On Campus
July 6, 2020 September 20, 2020 TBD On Campus
October 16, 2020 February 7, 2021 TBD Online
October 19, 2020 January 17, 2021 TBD On Campus
October 19, 2020 January 17, 2021 TBD On Campus
October 19, 2020 January 17, 2021 TBD On Campus
February 22, 2021 May 9, 2021 TBD On Campus
July 12, 2021 September 26, 2021 TBD On Campus
November 22, 2021 February 13, 2022 TBD Online

MGMT565: International Accounting Tools for Financial Health

 Course Description: Considers financial tools and performance measurements that are widely used in both the public and private sectors. The course focuses on tools that are required by both experienced and aspiring leaders, providing opportunities for hands-on application of tools and measurements by course participants. In individual and team projects, students will examine the controls used by organizations.  Credits: 3.00

MGMT565: International Accounting Tools for Financial Health

 Course Description: Considers financial tools and performance measurements that are widely used in both the public and private sectors. The course focuses on tools that are required by both experienced and aspiring leaders, providing opportunities for hands-on application of tools and measurements by course participants. In individual and team projects, students will examine the controls used by organizations.  Credits: 3.00

Start Date End Date Tuition (Domestic) Delivery
January 6, 2020 March 15, 2020 1974.29 Online
January 6, 2020 March 22, 2020 1974.29 On Campus
January 6, 2020 March 22, 2020 TBD On Campus
January 6, 2020 March 22, 2020 TBD On Campus
April 27, 2020 July 12, 2020 TBD On Campus
April 27, 2020 July 12, 2020 TBD On Campus
April 27, 2020 July 12, 2020 1974.29 On Campus
August 17, 2020 November 1, 2020 TBD On Campus
January 1, 2021 March 28, 2021 TBD On Campus
January 11, 2021 March 21, 2021 TBD Online

MGMT566: Ethics, Law and Corporate Social Responsibility

 Course Description: Examines theories, models and practices associated with ethical business practices in an international and intercultural context. Issues are examined involving conducting business across different legal contexts and corporate governance systems that exist across national and cultural boundaries. Focuses on the inter-relationships between ethics and business, different legal systems, and systems of corporate governance. Particular attention is paid to the differences that exist across cultures and jurisdictions, recognizing the difficulties and challenges businesses face when operating internationally. Core competencies and strategies required for navigating through these often conflicting and contradictory systems are examined. Pre-requisite: MGMT 540.  Credits: 3.00

MGMT566: Ethics, Law and Corporate Social Responsibility

 Course Description: Examines theories, models and practices associated with ethical business practices in an international and intercultural context. Issues are examined involving conducting business across different legal contexts and corporate governance systems that exist across national and cultural boundaries. Focuses on the inter-relationships between ethics and business, different legal systems, and systems of corporate governance. Particular attention is paid to the differences that exist across cultures and jurisdictions, recognizing the difficulties and challenges businesses face when operating internationally. Core competencies and strategies required for navigating through these often conflicting and contradictory systems are examined. Pre-requisite: MGMT 540.  Credits: 3.00

Start Date End Date Tuition (Domestic) Delivery
April 6, 2020 June 21, 2020 1974.29 On Campus
April 6, 2020 June 21, 2020 TBD On Campus
April 6, 2020 June 21, 2020 TBD On Campus
June 8, 2020 August 16, 2020 1974.29 Online
July 20, 2020 October 4, 2020 TBD On Campus
July 20, 2020 October 4, 2020 TBD On Campus
July 20, 2020 October 4, 2020 1974.29 On Campus
November 9, 2020 February 7, 2021 TBD On Campus
April 12, 2021 June 27, 2021 TBD On Campus
June 14, 2021 August 22, 2021 TBD Online

PJMN501: Managing Complex Projects

 Course Description: Project managers use specific proven techniques and strategies for achieving outstanding results. Several models have evolved to provide contextual frameworks for integrating projects within an organization’s strategic goals. This course includes and examines the benefits realization approach and the SMART (strategically managed, aligned, regenerative and transitional) model.  Credits: 3.00

PJMN501: Managing Complex Projects

 Course Description: Project managers use specific proven techniques and strategies for achieving outstanding results. Several models have evolved to provide contextual frameworks for integrating projects within an organization’s strategic goals. This course includes and examines the benefits realization approach and the SMART (strategically managed, aligned, regenerative and transitional) model.  Credits: 3.00

Start Date End Date Tuition (Domestic) Delivery
March 23, 2020 May 24, 2020 TBD Online
September 28, 2020 November 29, 2020 TBD Online
October 19, 2020 December 20, 2020 TBD Online
October 4, 2021 December 5, 2021 TBD Online