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GBUS 1 Fundamentals of Business

Units: 3     Hours: 3 Lecture

Advisory: Eligible for English 250 and English 260.

Transferable: CSU; UC; GAV-GE: D2

This course introduces students to business and the array of opportunities that it offers. The course will help students recognize careers that will be of interest to them with consideration of their own skills and aptitudes. Different facets of business will be covered and students will learn about establishing their own business. This course has the option of a letter grade or credit/no credit.


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GBUS 11 Statistics for Business and Economics

Units: 4     Hours: 4 Lecture

Prerequisite: Mathematics 233.

Transferable: CSU; UC; CSU-GE: B4; IGETC: 2A; GAV-GE: B4

Statistical methods for business/economics analysis; descriptive statistics, inference, correlation and regression, probability, time series analysis. This course has the option of a letter grade or credit/no credit. This course is also listed as ECON 11.


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GBUS 80 Business Law

Units: 3     Hours: 3 Lecture

Advisory: Eligible for English 250 and English 260.

Transferable: CSU; UC; CAN: BUS 12

Introduction to the law applicable to business institutions and their operations; social forces and their effect upon the development of law; sources of law, agencies for enforcement, and court procedure and administration agencies. Substantive law, that law which includes rights and duties, will include contracts, agency employment relationships, torts and crimes. This course has the option of a letter grade or credit/no credit.


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GBUS 100 Business Correspondence

Units: 3     Hours: 3 Lecture

Advisory: CSIS 122, 126 or equivalent; Eligible for English 1A;

Transferable: CSU

Development of business writing techniques and English usage skills for effective communication through various forms of business correspondence. Emphasizes the public relations function of correspondence; covers a review of grammar, punctuation, and job application techniques. This course has the option of a letter grade or credit/no credit.


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GBUS 102 Business Mathematics

Units: 3     Hours: 3 Lecture

Advisory: Eligible for Mathematics 402 and English 260.

Transferable: CSU

Basic concepts of business mathematics with emphasis on problem solving. Covers arithmetic fundamentals, business applications, percentages, merchandising, accounting, and measuring business performance and success. This course has the option of a letter grade or credit/no credit.


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GBUS 190 Occupational Work Experience General Business

Units: 1-4     Hours: 3 Laboratory

Required: Declared vocational major. Concurrent enrollment in seven or more units (including CWE units, except for summer school. For summer school enrollment in one other class is required.) Minimum 2.00 G.P.A.

Transferable: CSU

College credit for learning experience obtained on the job in accordance with a training plan developed cooperatively between the employer, college and student. 75 hours per semester per unit or 60 hours per semester for unpaid experience. This is a credit/no credit course. May be taken for a maximum of 16 work experience units.