INTERNATIONAL BURCH UNIVERSITY
Faculty of Economics and Social Sciences
Department of Management
2015-2016

SYLLABUS
Code Name Level Year Semester
MAN 107 Introduction To Business Undergraduate 1 Fall
Status Number of ECTS Credits Class Hours Per Week Total Hours Per Semester Language
Non-area Elective 6 2 + 1 0

Instructor Assistant Coordinator
Merdzana OBRALIC, Assist. Prof. Dr. Muhammet Sait Dinc Merdzana OBRALIC, Assist. Prof. Dr.
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COURSE OBJECTIVE
This course presents a balanced view of business; the strengths, weaknesses, successes, failures, problems, and challenges. It provides students a base for more advanced courses. The objective of this course is to provide students a clear and complete description of the concepts underlying business and illustrate the dynamism and liveliness of business organizations and people who operate them with real life examples..

COURSE CONTENT
Week
Topic
  1. Introduction - Motives and Functions of a Business (Ch.1)
  2. Business Ethics and Social Responsibility (Ch.2)
  3. Business Ethics and Social Responsibility (Ch.2)
  4. Assessing Economic Conditions (Ch.3)
  5. Assessing Global Conditions (Ch.4)
  6. Selecting a Form of Business Ownership (Ch.5)
  7. Selecting a Form of Business Ownership (Ch.5)
  8. MIDTERM EXAM
  9. Entrepreneurship and Business Planning (Ch.6)
  10. Entrepreneurship and Business Planning (Ch.6)
  11. Managing Effectively (Ch.7)
  12. Organizational Structure (Ch.8)
  13. Improving Productivity and Quality (Ch.9)
  14. Motivating Employees (Ch.10)
  15. Project Presentations

LABORATORY/PRACTICE PLAN
Week
Topic
  1. 4Eyes DVD
  2. Cool Jewel Company
  3. College Health Club: Responsibility Decisions at CHC
  4. Prestige Tile Company
  5. Victory Company
  6. Rugged Bike Shop
  7. College Health Club: Business Ownership at CHC
  8. MIDTERM EXAM

  1. Deciding Whether to Create a New Business
  2. College Health Club: Developing a Business Plan
  3. Zycles Company
  4. Mars Technology Company
  5. Cell One Company
  6. Players Company
  7. Project Presentations

TEACHING/ASSESSMENT
Description
  • Interactive Lectures
  • Practical Sessions
  • Excersises
  • Presentation
  • Assignments
  • Case Studies
  • Guest instructor
  • Use of educational films
Description (%)
Method Quantity Percentage (%)
Quiz35
Term Paper110
Attendance5
Final Exam145
Total: 65
Learning outcomes
    TEXTBOOK(S)

      ECTS (Allocated based on student) WORKLOAD
      Activities Quantity Duration (Hour) Total Work Load
      Lecture (14 weeks x Lecture hours per week) 0
      Laboratory / Practice (14 weeks x Laboratory/Practice hours per week) 0
      Midterm Examination (1 week) 0
      Final Examination(1 week) 0
      Preparation for Midterm Examination 0
      Preparation for Final Examination 0
      Assignment / Homework/ Project 0
      Seminar / Presentation 0
      Total Workload: 0
      ECTS Credit (Total workload/25): 0