This course helps students to capitalize on the entrepreneurship way of thinking and approach to initiate and develop new business and venture. Students will also learn to deal with usual matters and threats related to the survival of the new venture and how to successfully grow within the context of very competitive and evolving markets.
This course is an introductory course to entrepreneurship. It covers topics related to the nature and importance of entrepreneurship, forms of entrepreneurship, the entrepreneurial mind and the entrepreneurial process. It also explains the process of developing successful business ideas including recognizing opportunities and generating ideas, encouraging creativity, conducting feasibility analysis, developing an effective business model, conducting industry and competitor analysis and writing/presenting a business plan.
This self-paced course is aimed primarily at AZMUni staff who are new to Moodle as well as those wishing to brush up on their knowledge.
The course introduces key ideas and tools enabling participants to construct or improve their own Moodle courses
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This is a 3 credit course that aims at developing the appropriate linguistic and communicative skills needed to tackle different coursework assignments in English. Through an integrated approach, a wide variety of contemporary reading material, communicative tasks as class discussions and oral presentations, and writing activities, learners will develop not only their respective competences in the four language skills but also their critical thinking and study skills.
- Teacher: Maria Habboushi
This is a 3 credit advanced level course that provides more opportunities for overall general language development in the four skills of listening, speaking, reading and writing. However, more attention is given to the writing skill with particular focus on producing a documented, argumentative research paper. The course will build on the skills and the understanding of the academic norms that were fostered in English Communication Skills I and will help learners acquire the skills necessary to produce more extensive analytical and evaluative term papers.
- Teacher: Maria Habboushi
Accounting II expands on what the student learns in Accounting I by focusing on corporate accounting. This course discusses how corporations are structured and formed with an emphasis on corporate characteristics. Stocks, bonds, notes, purchase investments and analysis of financial statements are included, as well as an in-depth look at managerial accounting. Statements of cash flow, budgets, and budget management are also examined. Prerequisite: ACCO 202 Financial Accounting I.
- Teacher: Mona Osman
This is a 3 credit course that serves as an introduction to the major theories, concepts, and applications of psychology. Topics in neuropsychology, sensation and perception, human development, learning and memory, social cognitive psychology, and personality theory will be covered. Throughout the course, an emphasis is placed on understanding the link between theory and real-world application of psychological principles. The course provide students with a basic understanding of the psychological principles involved in well-being and their input in attaining positive outcomes. Drawing on theories from positive psychology, this course seeks to assist students in understanding human happiness and well-being.
- Teacher: Sahar Yaacoub