This course provides students with an intensive introduction to core business disciplines, addressing a wide range of topics including business spreadsheets, presentation software, interviewing, resume creation, financial statements, product pitching, product pricing, company naming, and more. Students will apply their newly acquired business knowledge to a range of academic assignments and creative projects similar to those seen in undergraduate and graduate-level business courses. Through a mix of written analyses, competitions, oral presentations, simulations, and group projects, students will gain the technical and interpersonal skills necessary to navigate the business world.
SCHEDULED CLASS TIME*
Session One: 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM (PDT)
Session Three: 8:00 AM to 11:00 AM (PDT)
*The course will meet for two hours daily (Monday - Friday) for a live class during this window of time. The exact time will be set closer to the program start. In addition to the live meeting times, students will engage in out-of-class learning assignments such as assigned readings, group work, pre-recorded online lectures, and more.