University Catalog 
    Mar 17, 2018  
University Catalog

Course Descriptions

Courses at Furman are typically identified by codes separated into three distinct parts. The first segment designates the academic subject of the course, the second component relates to the level of instruction, and the final element (when displayed) assists with the identification of the meeting times and location for individual course sections.

Credit bearing undergraduate courses typically are numbered between 100 and 599, graduate instruction is typically numbered between 600 and 999, while zero credit experiences frequently have numbers between 001 and 099. Undergraduates can further expect courses numbers to reflect:

100-299 introductory courses, geared to freshmen and sophomores
300-499 advanced courses, designed for majors and other students with appropriate background and/or prerequisites
500-599 individualized instruction, including internships, research, independent study, and music performance studies

Business Administration

   •  BUS-150 Perspectives on Business
   •  BUS-200 Business At the Top of the World
   •  BUS-230 Problem Solving and Decision Making for Management
   •  BUS-300 International Business Practices
   •  BUS-305 Global Sustainability
   •  BUS-310 Business, Government and Society
   •  BUS-311 International Business
   •  BUS-312 Sustainable Corporation
   •  BUS-315 Human Resource Management
   •  BUS-320 Marketing Principles
   •  BUS-321 Marketing Strategy
   •  BUS-325 Digital Marketing
   •  BUS-330 Operations Management
   •  BUS-331 Operations and Technology Management
   •  BUS-335 Management Information Systems
   •  BUS-337 Business Analytics
   •  BUS-340 Introduction to Finance and Markets
   •  BUS-341 Introduction to Corporate Finance
   •  BUS-350 Business Law
   •  BUS-360 Performance Management Analysis
   •  BUS-411 Entrepreneurship and New Venture Development
   •  BUS-420 Marketing Research
   •  BUS-421 International Marketing
   •  BUS-422 Integrated Marketing Communications
   •  BUS-423 Consumer Behavior
   •  BUS-430 Integrated Process Improvement
   •  BUS-440 Investments Management
   •  BUS-441 International Finance
   •  BUS-442 Financial Institutions
   •  BUS-450 Strategic Management
   •  BUS-501 Independent Study
   •  BUS-503 Individualized Internship
   •  BUS-505 Structured Internship