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Administrative Systems & Business Education Courses (ABED)


ABED 3100 Business Communication

Prerequisites: ENGL 1101 and Area B1 course.
A study of written and oral business communication to develop process and theory skills including writing, speaking, listening, business meetings, teamwork, presentations, and cross-cultural communication. Students write standard business letters and deliver oral and written presentations and reports. Management concepts of business ethics and problem analysis are integrated with communication process and theory. (Syllabi - Thompson, Hall, Hazari)

ABED 4118 Web Page Design

The purpose of this course is to provide an introduction to Web design. Students will learn concepts related to planning and developing web sites by studying Web usability, multimedia, and Web 2.0 applications for business and education web sites. (Syllabus- Hazari)

ABED 6100 Advanced Business Communication

A study of intrapersonal, interpersonal and cultural communications found in the corporate structure and the effect a global community has had upon corporate communications. (Syllabus- Hall)

ABED 6106 Evaluation and Testing in Business Education

Evaluation methods, tests and measurements in Business Education. (Syllabus- Hazari)

ABED 6107 Instructional Strategies for Technology

A study of issues, methodologies, applications, and current research in business technology courses. Students will learn an object-oriented language for business teachers and the layout and design concepts related to the development of Web pages, with special emphasis on instructional strategies designed to improve the quality of instruction. (Syllabus- Hazari

ABED 6128 Instructional Strategies for Basic Business

A study of the issues, trends, methodologies, and current research in teaching basic business subjects. (Syllabus- Hazari)

ABED 6146 Supervision and Leadership

A study of the meanings and functions of administration, supervision, and leadership in business education. This course will provide the student with an opportunity to gain an understanding of administrative processes and educational leadership roles. (Syllabus- Hazari)

ABED 6160 Instructional Strategies for Keyboarding

A study of the trends, methods, software selection, and current research in keyboarding.  Emphasis will be placed on curriculum development and hardware/software selection. (Syllabus- Hall)

ABED 6183 Introduction to Research in Business Education

Methods and techniques of research applied to the field of Business Education. (Syllabus- Hazari)

ABED 6507 Curriculum in Business Education

Students will gain skills in making curricular decisions that are involved with designing, implementing, and evaluating instruction.  Course content will focus on both skills and non-skills areas in business education.  Field experience will be incorporated into this course.  Prior application for field placement is required. (Syllabus- Hall)

ABED 6537 Methods in Teaching Business Education

A comprehensive treatment of basic methods, strategies, and knowledge that relate to the teaching of business education.  Emphasis is placed on student teacher field-based experience and seminar instructions.  Field experience is incorporated into this course.  Prior application for field placement is required. (Syllabus- Hall)