BUA 101 Financial Accounting for Management Decision Making

An introductory course emphasizing the understanding of financial statements.Students will learn how to prepare, read, interpret, analyze and communicate financial information for making business decisions.Topics covered include a user perspective of the balance sheet, income statement, equity statement, cash flows statement, and their related accounts. Prerequisite: MAT 030 or permission of the instructor.

WEB
(Meets one additional hour on web.)
25064 Vlaisavljevic 3 

 

BUA 211 Accounting for Management Decisions

This course focuses on financial decision making at a management level. Topics covered include relevancy of information, internal financial statement analysis, inventory management, performance measurement, cost analysis, budgeting, and management decision making. Prerequisite: BUA 101 or permission of instructor.

WEB (The class is a video-stream of the ITV class broadcast from Augusta.)
30102 Bean 3

 

BUA 223 Principles of Management

(This course is cross-listed with JUS 223 and POS 223) A comprehensive study of management in public and private sectors. The influence of human, social and political factors is integrated with treatment of managers structural and technical processes. Analyses focus on such theories as planning, controlling, decision making, organizational design, administrative skills, communications and information systems. It is recommended that ENG 101 be taken prior to or concurrently with this course.

WEB

25080 Boone 3
30101 Bean 3 (The class is a video-stream of the ITV class broadcast from Augusta.)

 

BUA 276 Taxation

This course will acquaint students with tax laws with an emphasis on income tax strategies related to individuals and small businesses. Topics include the theory of taxation, types of taxation, filing requirements, gross income, exclusions, deductions, exemptions, tax credits, and tax planning. Comparisons between individuals, partnerships, and corporations will be made. Prerequisite: BUA101 or permission of instructor.

WEB
29120 Giordano 3 *This class is a video stream of the ITV class broadcast from Augusta

 

BUA 301 Governmental and Not-for-Profit Accounting

An examination of the accounting principles used by not-for-profit organizations. Accounting and reporting concepts, standards and procedures and evaluating and interpretation of data will be looked at. This course may be used as an upper-level accounting elective. Prerequisite: BUA101 or permission of the instructor.

WEB
25085 Vlaisavljevic 3

 

BUA 357 Business Finance

The use of data to reach business financial decisions. The concepts of projecting data for decision purposes is emphasized. Short- and long-term sources of financing, ratio analysis, leverage, break-even, capital budgeting, working-capital management, investments and dividend policy all are examined. Prerequisite: ECO 201 or 202 andBUA 211, or permission of the instructor.

WEB
30103 Bean 3 (The class is a video-stream of the ITV class broadcast from Augusta.)

 

BUA 365 Organizational Behavior

(This course is cross listed with POS 365.) An analysis of the interaction between individual and work group behavior leadership styles and organizational cultures. Applications of behavioral sciences are made in areas of motivation and influence, structure of work, leader group relations and organizational design and change. Emphasis is on application of theory in case studies and simulations. Prerequisite: BUA 223

WEB
28955 McAleer 3 *This class is a video stream of the ITV class broadcast from Augusta.

 

BUA 361 Human Resource Management

(This course is cross listed with POS 361.) The management of human resources in both public and private sectors. Planning recruitment, training, compensation administration and legal and social responsibilities are analyzed for the student interested in personnel administration in a wide range of organizational structures. Prerequisite: POS/JUS/BUA223

WEB 
(This class is a video-stream of the ITV course broadcast from Augusta on Fridays from 4:00 - 6:45. Students must take exams at the regularly scheduled times.)
30453 Butler 3

 

BUA 369 Marketing

This course is an introduction to the principles of marketing. Strategy and planning considerations are covered. Emphasis is on buyer behavior, the employment of the marketing mix to successfully reach that buyer, and the environment of marketing. Attention is paid to the goods, service, and not-for-profit sectors. Care is taken to address both similarities and differences among the sectors. This course makes use of numerous illustrations and examples. Prerequisite: PSY 100. It is recommended that ENG 101 be taken prior to or concurrently with this course.

WEB
29119 Giordano 3 *This class is a video stream of the ITV class broadcast from Augusta.

 

BUA 458 Accounting Seminar

This course is designed to acquaint the advanced accounting student with a variety of current topics in accounting theory and practice. The course will cover the development of accounting standards, current accounting pronouncements, and recent controversies in financial reporting. Recent trends and issues facing the accounting profession will be analyzed and discussed. Specific content will be based on relevant topics and accepted standards in the accounting profession. Prerequisite: BUA202 and senior standing.

WEB

29125 Giordano 3 *This class is a video stream of the ITV class broadcast from Augusta.

 

BUA 487 Advanced Fraud Examination

This course is designed to provide advanced coverage of Fraud Examination topics. Areas of coverage include Fraud Prevention and Deterrence, Financial Transactions and Fraud Schemes, Investigation and the Law related to fraud. (upper-level accountingng elective /business elective) Prerequisite: BUA 387 Fraud Examination. 3 Credits

WEB
29099 Boone