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BUSINESS AND LAW DEPARTMENT

1 INTRODUCTION TO BUSINESS
Prerequisite: None | Lecture: 3 hours. UC:CSU 3 UNITS
Recommended as the basic business course for all business programs. The student will learn the various forms of business organizations. The student will study business management, organization, financing, and marketing, and will also become acquainted with the risks involved in business and with government's role in business.

5 BUSINESS LAW I
(CAN BUS 8)
Prerequisite: None | Lecture: 3 hours. UC:CSU 3 UNITS
Same as Law 1
Business 5 is a study of the fundamental principles of law as they apply in the business world. The course examines legal rights and remedies, business torts and crimes, contracts, agency, employment, and negotiable instruments. Acceptable for credit: CSUN: Business Law 280.

6 BUSINESS LAW II
Prerequisite: None | Lecture: 3 hours. UC:CSU 3 UNITS
Same as Law 2
Business 6 is a further study of the fundamental principles of law as they apply in the business world. The course examines bailment: principles of agencies, principles and third parties, partnerships, formation and management of California corporations; legal aspects of negotiable instruments and securities.

15 BUSINESS STATISTICS
Prerequisite: Math 238 | Lecture: 3 hours. UC:CSU 3 UNITS
Examines the collection, tabulation, and graphic presentation of data, average and index numbers, economic trends and cycles, correlation, and the applications.

31 BUSINESS ENGLISH
Prerequisite: None | Lecture: 3 hours. 3 UNITS
Same as Computer Applications and Office
Technologies 31
Course is a direct and realistic approach to the problem of business communications. Emphasis is placed on effective as well as grammatically correct business communications.

32 BUSINESS COMMUNICATIONS
Prerequisite: Bus 31 or CAOT 31 | Lecture: 3 hours. CSU 3 UNITS
This course is designed to solve business problems through effective expression of both verbal and nonverbal communications (writing, speaking and listening). Skills developed: How to generate business letters and reports, inter-office memorandums, application letters, resumes, and follow-up communications. Practical tips on interviews and discussion on new communication channels.
Acceptable for credit: CSUN: Business 105

38 BUSINESS COMPUTATIONS
Prerequisite: None | Lecture: 3 hours. CSU 3 UNITS
A course designed for the fundamentals of mathematics in business. Practical problems in trade and cash discounts, interest, taxes and insurance, accounting and finance, fractions and decimals, banking and payroll, and percentage applications.

185 DIRECTED STUDY
CSU 1 UNIT RPT2

285 DIRECTED STUDY
CSU 2 UNITS

385 DIRECTED STUDY
CSU 3 UNITS
Conference: 1 hour per unit.
Directed study on a contract basis under the supervision of an instructor. Credit limit: Maximum of 3 units may be taken for credit.

921 COOPERATIVE EDUCATION
CSU 2 UNITS RPT3

931 COOPERATIVE EDUCATION
CSU 3 UNITS RPT3

941 COOPERATIVE EDUCATION
CSU 4 UNITS RPT3
Supervised training is conducted in the form of on-the-job training in an employment area that will enhance the student's educational goals. Limits to transfer credit: See Cooperative Education Credit
Guide.

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