Personal development courses are intended to help students adjust to college life and to get the most from their college careers.
A first-semester seminar focusing on a topic (often interdisciplinary) chosen by the individual instructor as appropriate to allow students to connect the academic content of the material to their growth and development as first-year college students. Recent examples have included American pop culture, the rights and responsibilities of citizenship, and the relationship of science and religion to human society. 2 SH. CC: Perspectives.
MGMT-102 Global Business Perspectives
An overview of business fundamentals, functional areas of business, business careers and opportunities provided by the Sigmund Weis School of Business. A case-based approach emphasizing teamwork and communication skills. A team presentation of case analyses to invited business executives is a key component and highlight of the course. 4 SH. CC: Oral Intensive, Perspectives, Team Intensive.