Business photoIII. ASSOCIATE OF ARTS IN BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION

Description

The Associate of Arts is more academic in nature than the Associate of Applied Science. Students who satisfy the requirements for this programme will normally have completed the equivalent of the first two years of study towards a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration. Students will be particularly well prepared to continue in the University College Bachelor’s programmes.

Programme Objectives

Programme Objectives for the Associate of Arts in Business Administration:

  1. Students will be able to demonstrate skills in the principal functional areas of business administration.

  2. Students will be able to produce and present effective oral and written forms of business communication.

  3. Students will be able to use current technology and computer applications in business practices.

  4. Students will complete the necessary coursework to continue their studies at the Bachelor’s level in business administration.

Programme Length

This programme is two years for full-time students.

Students who do not have CXC/GCE/IGCSE pass at the prescribed level in Accounting are strongly advised to take ACC 121 as their elective in the Summer session.

Programme Requirements

cOURSE NUMBER

COURSE NAME

CREDIT HOURS

ACC 121

INTRODUCTION TO ACCOUNTING

3 CREDITS

BUS 205

BUSINESS LAW

3 CREDITS

COM 110

COMPUTER APPLICATIONS IN BUSINESS

3 CREDITS

ENG 101

COLLEGE COMPOSITION I

3 CREDITS

ENG 102

COLLEGE COMPOSITION II

3 CREDITS

MAT 111

INTRODUCTION TO STATISTICS

3 CREDITS

ACC 201

FINANCIAL ACCOUNTING

3 CREDITS

BUS 201

PRINCIPLES OF BUSINESS

3 CREDITS

MGT 260

HUMAN RESOURCES MANAGEMENT

3 CREDITS

BUS 280

BUSINESS IN ACTION

3 CREDITS

MGT 201

INTRODUCTION TO MANAGEMENT

3 CREDITS

ECO 221

PRINCIPLES OF MICROECONOMICS

3 CREDITS

ECO 222

PRINCIPLES OF MACROECONOMICS

3 CREDITS

ENG 231

BUSINESS COMMUNICATIONS

3 CREDITS

MAT 215

BUSINESS STATISTICS

3 CREDITS

PSY 101

INTRODUCTION TO PSYCHOLOGY

3 CREDITS

OR

SOC 101

SOCIOLOGY I

3 CREDITS

PSY 202

DEVELOPMENTAL PSYCHOLOGY

3 CREDITS

OR

SOC 202

SOCIOLOGY II

3 CREDITS

ELECTIVES

12 CREDITS

MINIMUM REQUIRED:

69 CREDITS

The following sequence is suggested for all full-time AAS (Business Administration) students. If this recommended sequence is not followed, the student is not guaranteed to graduate on time.

FALL I

SPRING I

SUMMER I

FALL II

SPRING II

SUMMER II

ENG 101

ENG 102

BUSINESS STUDIES 200 LEVEL COURSE

ACC 201

BUS 280

ELECTIVE 6

MAT 105 OR 111

ACC 121

ELECTIVE 2

ENG 231 OR OTHER HUMANITITIES EQUIVALENT

ECO 222

COM 11O

BUS 205

MAT 215

ELECTIVE 3

BUS 201

ELECTIVE 1

ECO 221

ELECTIVE 4

SOCIAL SCIENCE 1

SOCIAL SCIENCE 2

BUSINESS STUDIES 200 LEVEL COURSE

ELECTIVE 5