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FIT Senior Learner Courses: School of Business and Technology

Fall 2018 Semester: August 27 - December 20, 2018

Senior Learners may only enroll in the courses identified on the Lists of Available Courses to qualify for the special auditors fee of $55. If you wish to enroll in a course not on these lists, you may do so as a Continuing Education student and pay the full, non-degree tuition rate.

BE 261 Starting a Small Business
3.0 credits
Investigates the problems and challenges of opening and managing a small business. Emphasis is placed on analysis of financial statements and on developing a business plan.

CRN     SECTION       DAY                    TIME                        ROOM
20854       201               T               2:10 PM-5:00 PM       DUBINSKY 341A
26578       202               R              2:10 PM-5:00 PM        FELDMAN 807
21542       25A              W              6:30 PM-9:20 PM        FELDMAN 507

FM 114 Introduction to the Fashion Industry
3.0 credits
This survey covers the history, characteristics, and global interrelationships of all segments of the fashion industry. The course explores how fiber, textile, and apparel producers, retailers, and home furnishings companies merchandise and market their products within the industry and to the ultimate consumer.

CRN     SECTION       DAY                    TIME                        ROOM

20863        219             F              12:10 PM-3:00 PM        DUBINSKY 324
4109          25A            W               6:30 PM-9:20 PM        DUBINSKY 324
4110          25B            R                6:30 PM-9:20 PM        DUBINSKY 306

FM 116 Fashion Business Practices
3.0 credits
A comprehensive introduction to the modern fashion business environment with insight to the structures, finances, management, leadership, organization and ethical responsibilities of varied global fashion enterprises. Emphasis is placed on careers, job descriptions and the preparation necessary for a successful career in the fashion business.

CRN     SECTION       DAY                    TIME                           ROOM
20247        201              M               11:10 AM-2:00 PM         DUBINSKY 324
26484        210              F                 8:10 AM-11:00 AM        FELDMAN 513
26348        211              F                 9:10 AM-12:00 PM        BUSINESS & LIBERAL ARTS 309
26485        212              F                 9:10 AM-12:00 PM        BUSINESS & LIBERAL ARTS 304
26487        215              F                 3:10 PM-6:00 PM          DUBINSKY 336
29019        226              F                 12:10 PM-3:00 PM        DUBINSKY 336
4660          25F             W                 6:30 PM-9:20 PM          DUBINSKY 342
28559        25H             R                  6:30 PM-9:20 PM          FELDMAN 314

FM 117 Introduction to Fashion Marketing
3.0 credits
This course focuses on the integration of fashion marketing concepts, practices, and applications and facilitates the development of a marketing/merchandising plan. Through a case study approach, students analyze opportunities regarding merchandise positioning, brand imagery, targeting, and segmentation of an apparel or other fashion product.

CRN     SECTION       DAY                    TIME                              ROOM
26136        208              F                  9:10 AM-12:00 PM        FELDMAN 406
26138        25A             M                  6:30 PM-9:20 PM          DUBINSKY 321
26656        25B             T                   6:30 PM-9:20 PM          BUSINESS & LIBERAL ARTS 304
26139        25C             W                  6:30 PM-9:20 PM          BUSINESS & LIBERAL ARTS 304

FM 228 Business of Fashion Styling
3.0 credits
In the course, students explore the role of a fashion stylist as it applies to the field of merchandising. They learn about career opportunities in fashion styling and wardrobe consulting. The business requirements and entrepreneurial opportunities in the field of fashion styling are explored.

CRN     SECTION       DAY                    TIME                              ROOM
29213       203               F                12:10 PM-3:00 PM          FELDMAN 312
29214       25C              R                 6:30 PM-9:20 PM           BUSINESS & LIBERAL ARTS 303

MG 153 Excel for Business
2.0 credits
This course provides a comprehensive presentation of Microsoft Excel. Topics include charting, data tables, financial functions, formatting, formulas, functions, what-if analysis, working with large worksheets, and other business-related topics.

CRN        SECTION       DAY                     TIME                             ROOM
25707           25A             M                 6:30 PM-9:20 PM           FELDMAN 313
25709           25B             W                 6:30 PM-9:20 PM           FELDMAN 415C
25711           25D             W                 6:30 PM-9:20 PM           FELDMAN 409
26546           25E             T                  6:30 PM-9:20 PM           FELDMAN 415C
27814           25F             R                  6:30 PM-9:20 PM           FELDMAN 415B
30804           25G            R                   6:30 PM-9:20 PM          FELDMAN 415A

MG 242 Principles of Accounting
3.0 credits
This introductory course covers the accounting cycle leading to the creation of a business' financial statements. Topics include double-entry accounting, adjusting and closing entries, trial balances, inventories, bank reconciliation, specialized journals, accounts receivable, bad debts, and depreciation. Partnership and corporation accounting are also covered.

CRN         SECTION         DAY                   TIME                                ROOM
22727           201                T                9:10 AM-12:00 PM          FELDMAN 406
26093           25A                M               6:30 PM-9:20 PM            FELDMAN CC40