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Accelerated Courses on Campus

Accelerated learning is an approach to course design that brings together the best of both face-to-face and online strategies. This combination aims to build from each approach to create an innovative and effective learning experience for students.

Courses are held in Room 103, John J. Romano Building, Penn State York, and may be broadcasted from a different campus.


FALL 2014 YORK ACCELERATED COURSES

SCM 301 SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT

An introductory course that provides an overview of key logistics and supply chain management processes, concepts, and methodologies.

Prerequisite: ACCTG 211, ECON 102, SCM 200 or STAT 200; limited to students in baccalaureate status.

  • Schedule Number: 380623
  • Section Number: 077E
  • Days: Saturdays
  • Times: 8:30 a.m.–12:00 p.m.
  • Dates: September 6–October 18, 2014
  • Location: Penn State York, 103 Romano
  • Instructor: Alan Randzin

ENGL 419 ADVANCED BUSINESS WRITING

Preparing and editing reports and presentations common to business, industry, and government.

Prerequisite: ENGL 202A, ENGL 202B, ENGL 202C or ENGL 202D

  • Schedule Number: 380626
  • Section Number: 077E
  • Days: Saturdays
  • Times: 1:00–4:30 p.m.
  • Dates: September 6–October 18, 2014
  • Location: Penn State York, 103 Romano
  • Instructor: Donna Tallis

MKTG 330 CONSUMER BEHAVIOR

Application of behavioral science concepts to the understanding of buyer behavior as a basis for marketing management decision making.

Prerequisite: B A 303 or MKTG 301

  • Schedule Number: 380629
  • Section Number: 077E
  • Days: Saturdays
  • Times: 1:00–4:30 p.m.
  • Dates: October 25–December 13, 2014
  • Location: Penn State York, 103 Romano
  • Instructor: Elios, Lori

BA 420 PREPARATION FOR CAREER MANAGEMENT

This course emphasizes effective career planning by closely examining oneself, the business world, communication styles and strategies.

Prerequisite: B A 321 or B A 322

  • Schedule Number: 380635
  • Section Number: 077E
  • Days: Web
  • Times: Web
  • Dates: October 25–December 13, 2014
  • Location: Web
  • Instructor: Yanoshak, Kathleen Marie

BA 421 PROJECT MANAGEMENT

Introduction to Project Management covering all phases of a project including proposal development, planning, execution, and closing.

Prerequisite: B A 321 or B A 322

  • Schedule Number: 381133
  • Section Number: 077E
  • Days: Saturdays
  • Times: 8:30 a.m.–12:00 p.m.
  • Dates: October 25–December 13, 2014
  • Location: Penn State York, 103 Romano
  • Instructor: Yanoshak, Kathleen Marie

(Pre-requisites for Saturday BSB)

ECON 102 Introductory Microeconomic Analysis and Policy (3)

Methods of economic analysis and their use; price determination; theory of the firm; distribution.

This accelerated section is limited to students in fifth semester baccalaureate status or above.

  • Schedule Number: 435220
  • Section Number: 077E
  • Days: Mondays
  • Times: 6:10–8:40 p.m.
  • Dates: September 8–October 10, 2014
  • Location: Penn State York, 103 Romano
  • Instructor: Scott Glenn
ECON 104 Introductory Macroeconomic Analysis and Policy (3)

National income measurement; aggregate economic models; money and income; policy problems.

This accelerated section is limited to students in fifth semester baccalaureate status or above.

  • Schedule Number: 435229
  • Section Number: 077E
  • Days: Mondays
  • Times: 6:10–8:40 p.m.
  • Dates: October 27–December 8, 2014
  • Location: Penn State York, 103 Romano
  • Instructor: Scott Glenn


FALL 2014 LANCASTER ACCELERATED COURSES

SCM 301 SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT

An introductory course that provides an overview of key logistics and supply chain management processes, concepts, and methodologies.

Prerequisite: ACCTG 211, ECON 102, SCM 200 or STAT 200; limited to students in baccalaureate status

  • Schedule Number: 380644
  • Section Number: 077E
  • Days: Saturdays
  • Times: 8:30 a.m.–12:00 p.m.
  • Dates: September 6–October 18, 2014
  • Location: Lancaster Center
  • Instructor: Alan Randzin

BA 420 PREPARATION FOR CAREER MANAGEMENT

This course emphasizes effective career planning by closely examining oneself, the business world, communication styles and strategies.

Prerequisite: B A 321 or >B A 322

  • Schedule Number: 430681
  • Days: WEB
  • Times: WEB
  • Dates: October 25–December 13, 2014
  • Location: WEB
  • Instructor: Yanoshak, Kathleen Marie

BA 421 PROJECT MANAGEMENT

Prerequisite: B A 321 or B A 322

Introduction to Project Management covering all phases of a project including proposal development, planning, execution, and closing.

  • Schedule Number: 430684
  • Section Number: 077E
  • Days: Saturdays
  • Times: 8:30 a.m.–12:00 p.m.
  • Dates: October 25–December 13, 2014
  • Location: Lancaster Center
  • Instructor: Yanoshak, Kathleen Marie


SUMMER 2014 YORK ACCELERATED COURSES

MGMT 321 LEADERSHIP & MOTIVATION

Applies organizational behavior theories, concepts, and skills to leading and motivating individuals and groups.

Prerequisite: B A 304, MGMT 301, or 3 credits of psychology, sociology, or cultural anthropology

  • Schedule Number: 366529
  • Section Number: 077E
  • Days: Saturdays
  • Times: 8:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
  • Dates: May 17-July 12, 2014
  • Location: Penn State York, 103 Romano
  • Instructor: Brigitte GerritsenVanderhoop

BA 322 NEGOTIATION SKILLS FOR BUSINESS PROFESSIONALS

Emphasizes the preparation and conduct of business negotiations in a range of situations.

  • Schedule Number: 366538
  • Section Number: 077E
  • Days: Saturdays
  • Times: 1:00-4:30 p.m.
  • Dates: May 17-July 12, 2014
  • Location: Penn State York, 103 Romano
  • Instructor: Alan J. Randzin


Other Courses

 

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