Required Classes

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Complete these classes with a grade of "C" or better to earn your certificate.

Course material requirements are subject to change. Please confirm required textbook and materials using the UCC Online Bookstore before ordering.

  • SDP 113: Human Relations for Supervisors

    This course analyzes the mutual relationships of employees, customers, and others outside the work place. Studies and provides critical thinking about teamwork, coaching, counseling, and mutual respect, personal integrity, and acceptance of others. Students gain insight into the human and organizational factors that influence the workplace beyond the traditionally measured outcomes of performance, production, and profitability.

    • 3 credits

    ORGB4Textbook

    ORGB Version 4 2015 (ORGB4)

    Publisher: South-Western Cengage

    Authors: Debra L. Nelson and James Campbell Quick (Nelson/Quick)

    ISBN 978-1-285-42329-6.

    The textbook is available at the UCC Bookstore. You may use online sites to purchase the book however; it is your responsibility to ensure that you obtain the same version of the text as required for class.

    Get it at Amazon

    Note: The Amazon link and other sites may include the CourseMate Access card. There is no price difference, just ensure that you get the 4th edition.

  • BA231: Computers in Business

    Computers in Business is project based software applications course designed for business and retail management students. Assignments will apply technology solutions to real world business tasks. Students will produce professional-style documents using a popular suite of software applications. A final integrative project will be prepared and presented as a group project.

    • 4 credits

    Supplies

    No textbook is required. The Instructor will provide required materials for assignments.

    Windows version of Microsoft Office 2013 or newer with Access. This can be purchased through book store at a discounted price; 2) USB 4 GB jump drive; 3) High Speed Internet Access; 4) Computer running Windows 8 or newer. If you are running Windows Vista or Windows 7, you assume responsibility for translating instructions provided for Windows 8. Mac users must Windows for this course, as the Mac version of MS Office is not sufficient to complete the projects in the course.

    IMPORTANT – BA231 is a computer class with very precise software requirements. Students are encouraged to purchase this software from the UCC Bookstore. The software is available on CD for about $35, including shipping. Click on the Buy Books link, chose a term, chose BA for department, chose BA 231 for the course, and then chose the course number. The software will be listed for purchase. If your computer does not have an optical (CD) drive, the product key from the CD can be used to download the software from Microsoft. If you need or want to order the software early please contact the bookstore directly and let them know you are an RMC student.

    You will need high speed internet access in order to be productive in the course.

    You must have the ability to record voice using either an external or internal microphone on a computer. A webcam is not required for this course, but will be useful for communications with classmates on the group project.

  • BA214: Business Communications

    This course covers strategies in effective business communication.

    • 3 credits
    • Prerequisite: WR 115 or equivalent.

    Business CommunicationTextbook

    Business Communication, 3rd Edition

    Publisher: McGraw-Hill

    Author: Kathryn Rentz

    ISBN 978-0-073-40322-9

    The textbook is available at the UCC Bookstore. You may use online sites to purchase the book however; it is your responsibility to ensure that you obtain the same version of the text as required for class.

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  • BA206: Management Fundamentals

    This is a basic course in management with emphasis on the application of sound managerial practices and techniques. Managerial functions including planning, organizing, leading, and controlling are studied in the framework of this course.

    • 3 credits

    Textbook

    The textbook for this class is an Open Educational Resources (OER) book that is provided with the Canvas Distance Learning platform. You do not need to purchase a textbook for this class. You will find links to the digital textbook in the Canvas class shell.

  • BA223: Marketing

    Covers the basic components of marketing such as consumer behavior, marketing research, production, distribution, promotion and price planning. Includes current marketing emphasis on customer service and global marketing. Case studies, videos, and guest speakers enhance student learning.

    • 3 credits

    Textbook

    The textbook for this class is an Open Educational Resources (OER) book that is provided with the Canvas Distance Learning platform. You do not need to purchase a textbook for this class. You will find links to the digital textbook in the Canvas class shell.

  • SDP 208: Human Resources for Supervisors

    This course prepares students for real issues and current challenges in human resource management. Problem-solving and decision-making skills are developed and emphasized.

    • 3 credits

    Textbook

    This class utilizes a digital textbook option from FlatWorld publishing. You can purchase an access card from the UCC Bookstore. You can also wait until the start of class and purchase directly from FlatWorld publishing at the same price. From FlatWorld you will have the option of purchasing a paper copy of the textbook if you prefer paper over digital.

    In either case you do not have to purchase the textbook prior to the class opening in the Canvas Distance Learning System.

  • BA233: Accounting for Managers

    NOTE: This course was previously listed as BA160. Students that completed BA160 do not need to take BA233.

    Gain an understanding of accounting and how it can be used to make financial decisions. Topics include: calculating interest and payroll, measuring and reporting data, understanding financial systems, using computer applications, and performing cost analysis.

    • 4 credits

    Textbook

    This class utilizes a customized textbook create for UCC ONLY. It can only be purchased directly from the UCC bookstore. Please order allowing sufficient time for shipping. Questions? Call the UCC bookstore at 541-440-4664.

  • BA249: Retailing

    Designed to acquaint students with the nature and scope of retailing. Learn about the history of retailing, managing retail operations, including financial planning, merchandise buying and handling, as well as store design and layout.

    • 3 credits 

    Competing in Tough TimesTextbook 1

    Competing in Tough Times

    Publisher: Pearson Education

    Author: Barry Berman

    ISBN 978-0-132-45919-8

    The textbook is available at the UCC Bookstore. You may use online sites to purchase the book however; it is your responsibility to ensure that you obtain the same version of the text as required for class.

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    Retail OperationsTextbook 2

    Retail Operations, 2nd Edition

    Publisher: Prentice Hall

    Author: Angie Tang

    ISBN 978-9-810-67938-5

    The textbook is available at the UCC Bookstore. You may use online sites to purchase the book however; it is your responsibility to ensure that you obtain the same version of the text as required for class.

    Get it at Amazon