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Course Number: BMGT 1191 (1 Credit Hours)
This course is not currently offered by Richland Campus.
Listed by Campus(es): BHC, EFC

Course Title: Special Topics In Business Administration and Management, General

This is a WECM Course Number.
Course Description: Topics address recently identified current events, skills, knowledge, and/or attitudes and behaviors pertinent to the technology or occupation and relevant to the professional development of the student. This course may be repeated if topics and learning outcomes vary. (1 Lec.)


Course Number: BMGT 1301 (3 Credit Hours)
Listed by Campus(es): BHC, CVC, EFC, ECC, MVC, NLC, RLC

Course Title: Supervision

This is a WECM Course Number.
Course Description: The role of the supervisor includes managerial functions as applied to leadership, counseling, motivation, and human relations skills. (3 Lec.)


Course Number: BMGT 1305 (3 Credit Hours)
This course is not currently offered by Richland Campus.
Listed by Campus(es): MVC

Course Title: Communications in Management

This is a WECM Course Number.
Prerequisite Recommended: Successful completion of all Internet Development Technologies core curricula, and concurrent enrollment in specialization track, or demonstrated competence approved by program director.
Course Description: Basic theory and processes of communication skills necessary for the management of an organization's workforce. (3 Lec.)


Course Number: BMGT 1306 (3 Credit Hours)
This course is not currently offered by Richland Campus.
Listed by Campus(es): EFC

Course Title: Facilities Management

This is a WECM Course Number.
Course Description: For individuals whose responsibility includes general management and supervision of public buildings, business and industrial facilities, and other complexes requiring supervision and control. Includes fire alarm maintenance, plant maintenance, occupational safety, OSHA rules and regulations, management of maintenance supervisors, and hazardous materials awareness. (2 Lec., 4 Lab.)


Course Number: BMGT 1309 (3 Credit Hours)
This course is not currently offered by Richland Campus.
Listed by Campus(es): EFC, ECC
(Single-Course Delivery for EFC. Single-Course Delivery courses do not qualify for Financial Aid at this campus.)

Course Title: Information and Project Management

This is a WECM Course Number.
Course Description: Critical path methods for planning and controlling projects. Includes time/cost tradeoffs, resource utilization, stochastic considerations, task determination, time management, scheduling management, status reports, budget management, customer service, professional attitude, and project supervision. (3 Lec.)


Course Number: BMGT 1313 (3 Credit Hours)
This course is not currently offered by Richland Campus.
Listed by Campus(es): BHC, MVC

Course Title: Principles of Purchasing

This is a WECM Course Number.
Course Description: The purchasing process as it relates to such topics as inventory control, price determination, vendor selection, negotiation techniques, and ethical issues. (3 Lec.)


Course Number: BMGT 1327 (3 Credit Hours)
Listed by Campus(es): BHC, CVC, EFC, ECC, MVC, NLC, RLC

Course Title: Principles of Management

This is a WECM Course Number.
Course Description: Concepts, terminology, principles, theories, and issues in the field of management. (3 Lec.)


Course Number: BMGT 1331 (3 Credit Hours)
Course not offered this year on any campus of Dallas College.

Course Title: Production and Operations Management

This is a WECM Course Number.
Course Description: Fundamentals of the various techniques used in the practice of production and operations management. Includes location, design, and resource allocation. (3 Lec.)


Course Number: BMGT 1382 (3 Credit Hours)
Listed by Campus(es): BHC, CVC, EFC, ECC, MVC, NLC, RLC

Course Title: Cooperative Education - Business Administration And Management, General

This is a WECM Course Number.
Course Description: Career-related activities encountered in the student's area of specialization offered through an individualized agreement among the college, employer, and student. Under the supervision of the college and the employer, the student combines classroom learning with work experience. Includes a lecture component. The student should have previous credit in or concurrent enrollment in BMGT 1301 or demonstrated competence approved by the instructor. (1 Lec., 14 Ext.)


Course Number: BMGT 1383 (3 Credit Hours)
Listed by Campus(es): BHC, CVC, EFC, ECC, MVC, NLC, RLC

Course Title: Cooperative Education - Business Administration And Management, General

This is a WECM Course Number.
Course Description: Career-related activities encountered in the student's area of specialization offered through an individualized agreement among the college, employer, and student. Under the supervision of the college and the employer, the student combines classroom learning with work experience. Includes a lecture component. The student should have previous credit in or concurrent enrollment in HRPO 2301 or demonstrated competence approved by the instructor. (1 Lec., 14 Ext.)


Course Number: BMGT 1391 (3 Credit Hours)
Listed by Campus(es): BHC, CVC, EFC, MVC, RLC

Course Title: Special Topics in Business Administration and Management, General

This is a WECM Course Number.
Course Description: Topics address recently identified current events, skills, knowledge, and/or attitudes and behaviors pertinent to the technology or occupation and relevant to the professional development of the student. This course may be repeated if topics and learning outcomes vary. (3 Lec.)


Course Number: BMGT 1397 (3 Credit Hours)
This course is not currently offered by Richland Campus.
Listed by Campus(es): NLC
(Single-Course Delivery for NLC. Single-Course Delivery courses do not qualify for Financial Aid at this campus.)

Course Title: Special Topics in Sales, Distribution and Marketing Operations, General

This is a WECM Course Number.
Course Description: Topics address recently identified current events, skills, knowledge, and/or attitudes and behaviors pertinent to the technology or occupation and relevant to the professional development of the student. This course may be repeated if topics and learning outcomes vary in the area of business analytics. (3 Lec.)


Course Number: BMGT 1482 (4 Credit Hours)
This course is not currently offered by Richland Campus.
Listed by Campus(es): EFC

Course Title: Cooperative Education - Business Administration and Management, General

This is a WECM Course Number.
Course Description: Career-related activities encountered in the student's area of specialization offered through an individualized agreement among the college, employer, and student. Under the supervision of the college and the employer, the student combines classroom learning with work experience. Includes a lecture component. (1 Lec., 21 Ext.)


Course Number: BMGT 1483 (4 Credit Hours)
This course is not currently offered by Richland Campus.
Listed by Campus(es): EFC

Course Title: Cooperative Education - Business Administration and Management, General

This is a WECM Course Number.
Course Description: Career-related activities encountered in the student's area of specialization offered through an individualized agreement among the college, employer, and student. Under the supervision of the college and the employer, the student combines classroom learning with work experience. Includes a lecture component. (1 Lec., 21 Ext.)


Course Number: BMGT 2303 (3 Credit Hours)
Listed by Campus(es): BHC, CVC, EFC, ECC, MVC, NLC, RLC

Course Title: Problem Solving and Decision Making

This is a WECM Course Number.
Course Description: Decision-making and problem-solving processes in organizations utilizing logical and creative problem solving techniques. Application of theory is provided by experiential activities using managerial decision tools. (3 Lec.)


Course Number: BMGT 2309 (3 Credit Hours)
This course is not currently offered by Richland Campus.
Listed by Campus(es): ECC

Course Title: Leadership

This is a WECM Course Number.
Course Description: Concepts of leadership and its relationship to management. Prepares the student with leadership and communication skills needed to motivate and identify leadership styles. (3 Lec.)


Course Number: BMGT 2341 (3 Credit Hours)
This course is not currently offered by Richland Campus.
Listed by Campus(es): ECC

Course Title: Strategic Management

This is a WECM Course Number.
Course Description: Strategic management process involving analysis of how organizations develop and implement a strategy for achieving organizational objectives in a changing environment. (3 Lec.)


Course Number: BMGT 2382 (3 Credit Hours)
Listed by Campus(es): BHC, CVC, EFC, ECC, MVC, NLC, RLC

Course Title: Cooperative Education - Business Administration And Management, General

This is a WECM Course Number.
Course Description: Career-related activities encountered in the student's area of specialization offered through an individualized agreement among the college, employer, and student. Under the supervision of the college and the employer, the student combines classroom learning with work experience. Includes a lecture component. The student should have previous credit in or concurrent enrollment in HRPO 2307 or demonstrated competence approved by the instructor. (1 Lec., 14 Ext.)


Course Number: BMGT 2383 (3 Credit Hours)
Listed by Campus(es): BHC, CVC, EFC, ECC, MVC, NLC, RLC

Course Title: Cooperative Education - Business Administration And Management, General

This is a WECM Course Number.
Course Description: Career-related activities encountered in the student's area of specialization offered through an individualized agreement among the college, employer, and student. Under the supervision of the college and the employer, the student combines classroom learning with work experience. Includes a lecture component. The student should have previous credit in or concurrent enrollment in BMGT 2303 or demonstrated competence approved by the instructor. (1 Lec., 14 Ext.)


Course Number: BMGT 2384 (3 Credit Hours)
This course is not currently offered by Richland Campus.
Listed by Campus(es): CVC, NLC

Course Title: Cooperative Education - Operations Management and Supervision

This is a WECM Course Number.
Course Description: Career related activities encountered in the student's area of specialization are offered through a cooperative agreement between the college, employer, and student. Under supervision of the college and the employer, the student combines classroom learning with work experience. Directly related to a technical discipline, specific learning objectives guide the student through the paid work experience. (1 Lec., 20 Ext.)


Course Number: BUSG 1302 (3 Credit Hours)
Listed by Campus(es): BHC, ECC, RLC

Course Title: E-Business Management

This is a WECM Course Number.
Prerequisite Recommended: Integrated Software Applications I.
Course Description: Unique aspects of creating and managing an E-Commerce business; topics address the Internet, infrastructure for electronic commerce, markup languages, web-based tools and software, security issues, electronic payment systems, strategies for marketing, sales and purchasing, legal, ethical and tax issues, management functions including how managers plan, exercise leadership, organize, and control the operations. (3 Lec.)


Course Number: BUSG 1303 (3 Credit Hours)
This course is not currently offered by Richland Campus.
Listed by Campus(es): NLC

Course Title: Principles of Finance

This is a WECM Course Number.
Course Description: Financial dynamics of a business. Includes monetary and credit theory, cash inventory, capital management, and consumer and government finance. Emphasizes the time value of money. (3 Lec.)


Course Number: BUSG 1304 (3 Credit Hours)
This course is not currently offered by Richland Campus.
Listed by Campus(es): NLC

Course Title: Financial Literacy

This is a WECM Course Number.
Course Description: A study of the financial problems encountered by financial advisors when managing family financial affairs. Includes methods to advise clients on topics such as estate planning, retirement, home ownership, savings, and investment planning. (3 Lec.)


Course Number: BUSG 1315 (3 Credit Hours)
This course is not currently offered by Richland Campus.
Listed by Campus(es): BHC, ECC

Course Title: Small Business Operations

This is a WECM Course Number.
Course Description: A course in the unique aspects of managing a small business. Topics address management functions including how managers plan, exercise leadership, organize, and control the operations. (3 Lec.)


Course Number: BUSG 1341 (3 Credit Hours)
This course is not currently offered by Richland Campus.
Listed by Campus(es): BHC, ECC

Course Title: Small Business Financing

This is a WECM Course Number.
Course Description: A study of the financial structure of a small business. Topics address business finance, including where the funds come from and what they are used for; budgeting including planning and preparing, record keeping, taxation, insurance, and banking. (3 Lec.)


Course Number: BUSG 2309 (3 Credit Hours)
Listed by Campus(es): BHC, ECC, RLC

Course Title: Small Business Management/Entrepreneurship

This is a WECM Course Number.
Course Description: Starting, operating, and growing a small business. Includes essential management skills, how to prepare a business plan, accounting, financial needs, staffing, marketing strategies, and legal issues. (3 Lec.)


Course Number: HRPO 1311 (3 Credit Hours)
This course is not currently offered by Richland Campus.
Listed by Campus(es): CVC

Course Title: Human Relations

This is a WECM Course Number.
Course Description: Practical application of the principles and concepts of the behavioral sciences to interpersonal relationships in the business and industrial environment. (3 Lec.)


Course Number: HRPO 1391 (3 Credit Hours)
Course not offered this year on any campus of Dallas College.

Course Title: Special Topics in Human Resource Management

This is a WECM Course Number.
Course Description: This course provides students with a global perspective of the history, development, methodology, ethical and societal issues and trends in Alternative Dispute Resolution. This course may be repeated if topics and learning outcomes vary. (3 Lec.)


Course Number: HRPO 2301 (3 Credit Hours)
Listed by Campus(es): BHC, CVC, EFC, ECC, MVC, NLC, RLC

Course Title: Human Resources Management

This is a WECM Course Number.
Course Description: Behavioral and legal approaches to the management of human resources in organizations. (3 Lec.)


Course Number: HRPO 2307 (3 Credit Hours)
Listed by Campus(es): BHC, CVC, EFC, ECC, MVC, NLC, RLC

Course Title: Organizational Behavior

This is a WECM Course Number.
Course Description: The analysis and application of organizational theory, group dynamics, motivation theory, leadership concepts, and the integration of interdisciplinary concepts from the behavioral sciences. (3 Lec.)



ACGM (Lower-Division Academic Course Guide Manual) Courses

Designated by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board for general academic transfer among community, state, and technical colleges in Texas; and state public four-year colleges and universities as freshman and sophomore general education courses.


WECM (Workforce Education Course Manual) Courses

Designated by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board as workforce education (technical) courses offered for credit and CEUs (Continuing Education Units). While these courses are designed to transfer among state community colleges, they are not designed to automatically transfer to public four-year colleges and universities.