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Bachelor of Business AdministrationBack

  • Mission and Learning Outcomes

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    Program Mission

    The BBA BA program in General Business is designed to provide its students with unique opportunities for personal and professional growth by improving their skills of learning, analyzing, and critical thinking. The program is based on providing a breadth of essential business knowledge to help students to understand the business world around them. It is devoted to achieving excellence in the development, dissemination, and application of general business knowledge for the effective management of private, public, and non-profit organizations in the manufacturing and service sectors of the industry both locally and internationally.

    Learning Outcomes

    BBAgraduates should be able to:

    • Communicate effectively.
    • Understand legal, social, professional and/or ethical responsibilities in business environment.
    • Apply analytical and critical thinking to specialized business problems.
    • Use information technology for data analysis, problem solving and/or communication.
    • Understand the dynamics of the global environment.
    • Take responsibility for the achievement of team goals.
    • Demonstrate theoretical knowledge of the functional and/or cross-functional areas of business.
  • Course Requirements

    Requirements Credit Hours
    University Requirements 39 credit hours
    College Requirements 42 credit hours
    Major Requirements 12 credit hours
    Major Electives 15 credit hours
    Open Electives 12 credit hours

    These courses can be chosen from set of courses in the major apart from the above courses (9 credits) and from any other program at the University for which you meet the entry requirements (9 credits). Alternatively, you can choose a Minor (6 courses) in a specialization other than English.

  • Curriculum

    TOTAL CREDITS: 120 Credit Hours

    University Requirements: 39 Credit Hours

    COURSE CODE COURSE TITLE PREREQUISITE(S) CREDIT HOURS
    ARL 100 (A) Communication Skills in Arabic I No Prerequisite 3
    ENG 100 English I No Prerequisite 3
    ENG 105 English II ENG 100 (C grade)+UNS 100 3
    ENG 201 Business and Technical Communications ENG 105 3
    ISL 100 (A) Islamic Culture No Prerequisite 3
    ITE 100 Introduction to Information Technology Applications No Prerequisite 3
    MTB 101 Mathematics and Calculus for Business & Economics MTG100 (C grade) or MPT 3
    NSC 201 Natural Sciences No Prerequisite 3
    PHI 300 Professional Ethics ENG 105 3
    PSY 201 General Psychology No Prerequisite 3
    SOC 201 UAE and GCC Society No Prerequisite 3
    BUS 200* Business Statistics STT 100 or SPT 3
    UNS 100 University Study Skills No Prerequisite 3

    COLLEGE REQUIREMENTS: 42 Credit Hours

    COURSE CODE COURSE TITLE PREREQUISITE(S) CREDIT HOURS
    ACC 200 Principles of Financial Accounting ENG 105 + MTB 101 + ITE 100 3
    ACC 201 Principles of Managerial Accounting ACC 200 3
    BUS 301 Business Law ENG 201 3
    BUS 304* Business Research Methods BUS200 3
    BUS 306 Applied  Management Science MGT 200 + BUS 200 + ECO 201 3
    ECO 201 Principles of Microeconomics ENG 105 + MTB 101 3
    ECO 202 Principles of Macroeconomics ENG 105 + MTB 101 3
    FIN 200 Principles of Finance ACC 200 3
    MGT 200 Principles of Management ENG 105 3
    MGT 308 Operations Management MGT 200+ BUS200 3
    MGT 406 Strategic Management Last semester only 3
    MIS 200 Introduction to Management Information Systems ENG 105 + ITE 100 3
    MKT 200 Principles of Marketing ENG 105 3
    MGT 402 International Business Management MGT 200 + ECO 202 3

    MAJOR REQUIREMENTS: 12 Credit Hours

    COURSE CODE COURSE TITLE PREREQUISITE(S) CREDIT HOURS
    FIN 301 Managerial Finance FIN 200 (C grade) +ECO 201 (C grade) 3
    MGT 301 Principles of Organizational Behavior PSY 201+ MGT 200 (C grade) + EN G 201 (C grade) 3
    MKT 301 Consumer Behavior MKT 200(C grade) +ENG 201 (C grade) 3
    MGT411 Project Management Co-requisite of BUS 306 3

    Business Electives: 15 Credit Hours

    (Take at least one course from ACC/FIN, HRM/MGT, and MKT from the list below) and Only one course from (MGT399-I/P, MKT399-I/P,

    COURSE CODE COURSE TITLE PREREQUISITE(S) CREDIT HOURS
    ACC 302 Intermediate Accounting ACC 200 (C grade) 3
    ACC 306 Cost Accounting ACC 201 3
    ECO 401 Labor Economics ECO 201 + BUS 304 3
    FIN 302 Financial Statement Analysis FIN 200 3
    FIN 303 Risk Management FIN 200 3
    HRM 313 Human Resources Management Co requisite of MGT 301 + MGT 200 3
    MGT 321 Change Management MGT 301 3
    MGT 314 Entrepreneurship Management MGT 301 3
    HRM 404 Employee Relations HRM 313 3
    HRM 422 Management and Leadership Development MGT 301 3
    MIS 304 Business System Analysis and Design MIS 200 3
    MKT 303 Retail Marketing MKT 200 3
    MKT 304 Marketing Communication MKT301 3
    MKT 305 Marketing Research MKT 200 + BUS 304 3
    MKT 401 International Marketing MKT 200+ ECO 202 3

    Open Electives: 12 Credit Hours

    COURSE CODE COURSE TITLE PREREQUISITE CREDIT HOURS
    OE1 Open Elective I - 3
    OE2 Open Elective II - 3
    OE3 Open Elective III - 3
    OE4 Open Elective IV - 3
  • Study Plan

    Bachelor of Business Administration Study Plan (Abu Dhabi)

    First Year (Freshman)
      Code Title Credit Prerequisite(s)
    Fall (Semester 1) ARL 100 (A) Communication Skills in Arabic I 3 No Prerequisite
    ENG 100 English I 3 No Prerequisite
    ISL 100 (A) Islamic Culture 3 No Prerequisite
    MTB 101 Mathematics and Calculus for Business & Economics 3 MTG 100 (C grade) or MPT
    UNS 100 University Study Skills 3 No Prerequisite
    Total Credit Hours 15  
    Spring (Semester 2) ENG 105 English II 3 ENG 100 (C grade)+UNS 100
    ITE 100 Introduction to Information Technology Applications 3 No Prerequisite
    PSY 201 General Psychology 3 No Prerequisite
    SOC 201 UAE and GCC Society 3 No Prerequisite
    BUS 200* Business Statistics 3 STT 100 or SPT
    Total Credit Hours 15  
    Second Year (Sophomore)
      Code Title Credit Prerequisite(s)
    Fall (Semester 3) ENG 201 Business and Technical Communications 3 ENG 105
    ACC 200 Principles of Financial Accounting 3 ENG 105+ MTB 101 + ITE 100
    ECO 201 Principles of Microeconomics 3 ENG 105 + MTB 101
    MGT 200 Principles of Management 3 ENG 105
    MIS 200 Intro. to Management Information Systems 3 ITE 100 + ENG 105
    Total Credit Hours 15  
    Spring (Semester 4) ACC 201 Principles of Managerial Accounting 3 ACC 200
    ECO 202 Principles of Macroeconomics 3 ENG 105 + MTB 101
    NSC 201 Natural Sciences 3 TOEFL 500
    FIN 200 Principles of Finance 3 ACC 200
    MKT 200 Principles of Marketing 3 ENG 105
    Total Credit Hours 15  
    Third Year (Junior)
      Code Title Credit Prerequisite(s)
    Fall (Semester 5) MGT 301 Principles of Organizational Behavior 3 PSY 201 + MGT 200 (C grade) + ENG 201 (C grade)
    FIN 301 Managerial Finance 3 FIN 200 (C grade) + ECO 201 (C grade)
    MKT 301 Consumer Behavior 3 MKT 200 (C grade) + ENG 201 (C grade)
    BUS 304 Business Research Methods 3 BUS 200
    BUS ELECT 1 ACC/FIN Electives 3 -
    Total Credit Hours 15  
    Spring (Semester 6) PHI 300 Professional Ethics 3 ENG 105
    BUS 306 Applied  Management Science 3 BUS 200 + ECO 201 + MGT 200
    BUS 301 Business Law 3 ENG 201
    MGT 308 Operations Management 3 MGT 200 + BUS 200
    BUS ELECT 2 HRM/MGT Electives 3 -
    Total Credit Hours 15  

    Students will be expected to either complete a three (3) credit Summer internship course (BUS 399-I) during their last senior year of study or take a project course (BUS 399-P) during their last semester. Three (3) credits are awarded for BUS 399 I/P

    Fourth Year (Senior)
      Code Title Credit Prerequisite(s)
    Fall (Semester 7) BUS 399-I or
    BUS 399-P
    Internship/Project 3 Consent of the Dept.
    MGT 411 Project Management 3 Co-requisite of BUS 306
    MGT 402 International Business Management 3 MGT 200 + ECO 202
    BUS ELECT 3 MKT Electives 3 Consent of the Dept.
    ELECT-1 Open Electives 3 Co-requisite of BUS 306
    Total Credit Hours 15  
    Spring (Semester 8) MGT 406 Strategic Management 3 Last Semester only
    BUS ELECT 4   3 -
    ELECT-2 Open Electives 3 -
    ELECT-3 Open Electives 3 -
    Total Credit Hours 12  

    * Courses are offered in both Fall and Spring semesters.

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