• UWA Lower-Level Degree Requirements for a

    Major in Management

    COLLEGE OF BUSINESS
    Effective: Fall 2015

    Core Curriculum Requirements

    Students transferring from Alabama public two-year and four-year colleges and universities should consult the AGSC site for complete details regarding Areas I-IV for all majors, including the list of approved courses for each institution. Specific requirements for students majoring in Management at Alabama public two-year schools and for UWA pre-management majors are included below.

    AREA I -- Written Composition (6 semester hours)

    AGSC: No specific courses required for Management majors beyond the AGSC requirements.

    UWA Course Titles AL College System Course Titles
    Choose from one of the following sequences:
    EH 101 and 102, Written English I and II or
    EH 103 and 104, Honors English I and II
    ENG 101 and 102, Written Composition I and II

     

    AREA II -- Humanities and Fine Arts (12 semester hours)

    AGSC: There are no specific courses required for Management majors beyond the AGSC requirements, but the following course is strongly preferred:

    AL College System Course Titles
    SPH 107, Fundamentals of Public Speaking

    UWA: Students planning to complete the bachelor's degree in Management are required to complete the pattern in humanities and fine arts as listed below:

    UWA Course Titles AL College System Course Titles
    Choose one of the following sequences:
    EH 221 and 222, British Literature or
    EH 231 and 232, American Literature or
    EH 213 and 214, Honors Literature I and II
    ENG 251 and 252, American Literature I and II
    ENG 261 and 262, English Literature I and II
    ENG 271 and 272, World Literature I and II
    SH 100, Principles of Public Speaking or
    SH 150, Professional Speaking
    SPH 106, Fundamentals of Speech Communications
    SPH 107, Fundamentals of Oral Speaking
    Choose one of the following:
    AT 100, Introduction to Art
    MU 100, Introduction to Music
    TH 100, Introduction to Theatre
    or
    HR 100, Honors Forum
    HR 200, Honors Special Topics: Interdisciplinary
    ART 100, Art Appreciation
    MUS 101, Music Appreciation
    THR 120, Theatre Appreciation
    THR 126, Introduction to Theatre

     

    AREA III -- Natural Sciences and Mathematics (17 semester hours)

    AGSC: Students planning to complete the bachelor's degree in Management are required to complete the pattern in natural science and mathematics as listed below:

    UWA Course Titles AL College System Course Titles
    Choose two of the following:
    BY 101, Principles of Biology
    BY 103, Honors Biology
    EN 100, Introduction to Environmental Science
    ES 100, Introduction to Geology
    PH 190, Astronomy
    CH 101, Introductory General Chemistry
    PH 201, College Physics
    BIO 101, Introduction to Biology I
    BIO 102, Introduction to Biology II
    BIO 103, Principles of Biology I
    AST 220, Introduction to Astronomy
    CHM 104, Introduction to Inorganic Chemistry
    CHM 105, Introduction to Organic Chemistry
    CHM 111, College Chemistry I
    CHM 112, College Chemistry II
    GLY 101, Introduction to Geology I
    PHY 120, Introduction to Physics
    PHY 201, General Physics I
    Choose one of the following:
    MH 113, Precalculus Algebra
    MTH 112, Precalculus Algebra

     

    AREA IV -- History, Social, and Behavioral Sciences (12 semester hours)

    AGSC: Students planning to complete a bachelor's degree in Management must take a course in microeconomics, macroeconomics, and the behavioral sciences (psychology, sociology, or anthropoloy or an integrated course covering some of these topics)

    UWA Course Titles AL College System Course Titles
    EC 201, Macroeconomics
    EC 202, Microeconomics
    Choose one of the following:
    AN 100, Introduction to Anthropology
    PY 100, General Psychology
    SY 100, Principles of Sociology
    ECO 231, Principles of Macroeconomics
    ECO 232, Principles of Microeconomics
    Choose one of the following:
    PSY 200, General Psychology
    SOC 200, Introduction to Sociology

    UWA: Students planning to major in Management at UWA should select one course from the following:

    UWA Course Titles AL College System Course Titles
    HY 101, History of Western Civilization I
    HY 103, Honors Western Civilization I
    HY 104, Honors Western Civilization II
    HY 211, American History I
    HY 212, American History II
    HIS 101, Western Civilization I
    HIS 102, Western Civilization II
    HIS 121, World History I
    HIS 122, World History II
    HIS 201, United States History I
    HIS 202, United States History II

    AREA V -- Pre-Professional, Major, and Elective Courses for Management Majors at UWA (19 semester hours)

    Contact Name: Dr. Wayne Bedford
    Title: Dean, College of Business
    Phone: (205) 652-3471
    e-mail: dbedford@uwa.edu

    1. Required courses ratified by the AGSC for Business:

    Requirements ratified by AGSC for Business with UWA Course Numbers AL College System Course Titles
    Introduction to Computer Applications (3 semester hours)
    CS 205, Microcomputer Application
    CIS 146, Microcomputer Applications
    Statistical and Quantitative Methods (3 semester hours)
    BQ 271, Business Statistics
    BUS 271, Business Statistics I
    Introduction to Financial and Managerial Accounting (6 semester hours)
    AC 211, Accounting I
    AC 212, Accounting II
    BUS 241, Principles of Accounting I
    BUS 242, Principles of Accounting II
    Other required courses
    BA 263 Business Law and the Legal Environment
    BUS 263, The Legal and Social Environment of Business
    Additional Math Requirement
    MH 266, Business Calculus
    MTH 120, Calculus & Its Applications or
    MTH 125, Calculus I

    Total = 18 semester hours

    2. List of courses to fulfill Area V for major in Management at UWA:

    The additional one semester hour to complete Area V should be fulfilled by choosing from the following:

    UWA Course Titles AL College System Course Titles
    Elective Elective

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