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Penn State University

Bachelor of Science — December ’08
Major- Management Information System
Minor- Architecture

State College, PA 16802

www.psu.edu

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Course Schedule Per Semester

Course Schedule Per Semester
Freshman Year

1st Semester

Course Description Credits
AE 124 S Freshman Orientation 1
CHEM 06 Problem Solving Chem 1
CHEM 12 Chem Principals 3
CHEM 14 Experimental Chem Lab 1
ECON 2 Micro Economics 3
ENGL 15 Rhetoric & Comp 3

2nd Semester

Course Description Credits
ED&G 100 Intro to Engineering Design 3
HRIM 201 Intro to Hospitality Management 3
MATH 140 Calc W/ Analytic Geometry 4
PHYS 211 Mechanics 4
RPTM 101 Intro to Recreational Services 2
Sophomore Year

3rd Semester

Course Description Credits
ARCH 210 Design/Plan Theory 3
E MCH 11 Statics 3
MATH 141 Calc W/ Analytic Geometry 2 4
Math 220 Matrices 2
PHYS 212 Electricity and Magnetism 4
RL ST 140W Religion in American life 3

4th Semester

Course Description Credits
KINES 42A Ice Skating- Adv Beginner 1.5
BA 241 Legal Environment of Business 2
BA 242 Social and Ethical Environment of Business 2
ECON 4 Macro Economics 3
MS&IS 200 Intro to Statistics for Business 4
MIS 204 Intro to Business Information Systems 2
Junior Year

5th Semester

Course Description Credits
ACCTG 211 Financial Accounting for Decision Making 4
ARCH 130 A Basic Design & Research 1 3
CAS 100A Effective Speech 3
CMPSC 203 Business programming Application 4
GEOG 100 Economic Geography 3

6th Semester

Course Description Credits
ARCH 481 Digital Design 3
BA 302 Supply Chain 2
BA 303 Marketing 2
KINES 90 Volley Ball 1.5
MIS 431 Business Data Management 3
SPAN 20 Intensive Spanish 6
Senior Year

7th Semester

Course Description Credits
ARCH 497 B Digital Urban Design 3
BA 301 Finance 2
BA 304 Management and Organization 2
MIS 432 Business Information Systems Analysis 3
MIS 479W Management of Operations Information/ERP 3
PSYCH 100 Intro Psychology 3

8th Semester

Course Description Credits
ARCH 211 Design Plan Theory 2 3
ENGL 202D Business Writing 3
KINES 17 Ballroom Dance 1.5
LARCH 497 Continuation of Arch 497B 3
MIS 442 Business Information Systems Design 3
Super Senior Year

9th Semester

Course Description Credits
ARCH 497C Digital Design and Fabrication 3
BA 411 Analyzing Business and Industry 3
ECON 333 International Economics 3
MIS 434 Internet Technologies 3
R EST 301 Real Estate Fundamentals 3
Course Description by Subject Area

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Management Information Systems

M I S 204 INTRODUCTION TO BUSINESS INFORMATION SYSTEMS ( 2) Introduction to the use of information systems in business organizations.

M I S 431 Business Data Management (3) The architecture of business information processing systems and technical aspects of database management.

M I S 432 Business Information System Analysis (3) The analysis of business information systems and the requirements specifications of redesigned systems.

MIS 434 Internet Technologies (3) Technical foundations of the eBusiness environment and web applications development to support internet-based commerce.

MIS 442 Business Information Systems Design (3) Object-oriented concepts such as: object, instance, class, inheritance,polymorphism; application of these methodologies and design patterns to business system analysis.

M I S 479W Management of Operations Information/ERP (3) Management and implementation of enterprise information systems for business integration and supply chain management.

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General Business

ACCTG 211 FINANCIAL AND MANAGERIAL ACCOUNTING FOR DECISION MAKING ( 4) Introduction to the role of accounting numbers in the process of managing a business and in investor decision making.

B A 241 LEGAL ENVIRONMENT OF BUSINESS ( 2) Examines the legal system’s role and impact regarding business transactions, liability issues, and ownership of intellectual property. Students earning credit for B A 241 may not earn credit toward Smeal College baccalaureate degree for B Law 243 and/or B A 243.

B A 242 SOCIAL AND ETHICAL ENVIRONMENT OF BUSINESS ( 2) Explores the social and ethical environment of business and ethical decision making in a business context.

B A 301 Finance (2) This course provides an overview of finance. The primary focus is on financial decision making in organizations – also known as corporate finance. In addition to corporate finance, the course also covers the two other primary areas of finance: financial markets and institutions, and investments.

B A 302 Supply Chains (2) Introduction to key elements and strategic importance of supply chain networks.

B A 303 Marketing (2) Introduction to customer behavior and research, service/product development, pricing and promotion in diverse and international marketing contexts.

B A 304 Management and Organization (2) Introduction to key concepts for the design and management of organizations.

B A 411 Analyzing Business and Industry (3) Prepares students to read, interpret, and analyze financial statements effectively in order to evaluate business entities and their industries.

CMPSC 203 (GQ) PRINCIPLES OF PROGRAMMING WITH BUSINESS APPLICATIONS ( 4) Programming in a high-level language; introduction to computers; packaged software: statistical packages and spreadsheets; designed for business students. Prerequisite: 2 entrance units in mathematics

ECON 002 (GS) INTRODUCTORY MICROECONOMIC ANALYSIS AND POLICY ( 3) Methods of economic analysis and their use; price determination; theory of the firm; distribution

ECON 004 (GS) INTRODUCTORY MACROECONOMIC ANALYSIS AND POLICY ( 3) National income measurement; aggregate economic models; money and income; policy problems

ECON 333 (GS) INTERNATIONAL ECONOMICS(3) Why nations trade, barriers to trade, balance of payments adjustment and exchange rate determination, eurocurrency markets, and trade-related institutions.

MS&IS 200 INTRODUCTION TO STATISTICS FOR BUSINESS ( 4) Introduction to business statistics including topics in probability theory, sampling, inference, quality assurance, regression, forecasting, and simulation.

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Engineering

ED&G 100 INTRODUCTION TO ENGINEERING DESIGN ( 3) Introduction to engineering design through team-oriented design projects supported by communication skills: graphical, verbal, written.

E MCH 211 Statics (3) Equilibrium of coplanar force systems; analysis of frames and trusses; non coplanar force systems; friction; centroids and moments of inertia.

Architecture

A E 124S Architectural Engineering Orientation (1) Introduction to architectural engineering; lectures and discussions with special reference to the relation of architectural engineering to the building industry.

ARCH 210 (GA) CONTEMPORARY DESIGN AND PLANNING THEORIES ( 3) Central concepts, fundamental values, philosophy, and processes leading to the design and planning of buildings and man-made environments.

ARCH 211 (GA) Contemporary Design and Planning Theories II (3) Continuation of ARCH 210, with an in-depth analysis and study of significant and current environmental constructs and issues.

ARCH 130A BASIC DESIGN AND RESEARCH I ( 3 – 6) Multidimensional design and perceptual development. Formulation of abstracted concepts and logical visual models. Prerequisite: Architectural Engineering majors only

ARCH 481   Digital Design Media (3) Advanced course in digital modeling, rendering, animation and non-linear video for architectural investigations.

ARCH 497B DIGITAL URBAN DESIGN (3) A student centered, paperless interactive digital design/information technology studio.

ARCH 497C Digital Design and Fabrication (3) This course investigates both the conceptual and practical implications of digital fabrication technologies in the process of design construction.

DRAFTING – High school tech program that spent 3/4’s of two semesters learning the basics of drafting and architectural and mechanical design

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Science

CHEM 012 (GN) CHEMICAL PRINCIPLES ( 3) Basic concepts and quantitative relations. The following combinations of courses must be taken to receive General Education credit in chemistry

CHEM 014 (GN) EXPERIMENTAL CHEMISTRY ( 1) Introduction to quantitative experimentation in chemistry. The following combinations of courses must be taken to receive General Education credit in chemistry: CHEM 012 GN (or CHEM 017 GN) and CHEM 014 GN;

PHYS 211L (GN) GENERAL PHYSICS: MECHANICS ( – 4) Calculus-based study of the basic concepts of mechanics: motion, force, Newton’s laws, energy, collisions, and rotation.

PHYS 212 (GN) GENERAL PHYSICS: ELECTRICITY AND MAGNETISM ( 4) Calculus-based study of the basic concepts of electricity and magnetism.

PSYCH 100 (GS) Introductory Psychology (3) Introduction to general psychology; principles of human behavior and their applications.

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Math

MATH 140 (GQ) CALCULUS WITH ANALYTIC GEOMETRY I ( 4) Functions, limits; analytic geometry; derivatives, differentials, applications; integrals, applications.

MATH 141 (GQ) CALCULUS WITH ANALYTIC GEOMETRY II ( 4) Derivatives, integrals, applications; sequences and series; analytic geometry; polar coordinates.

MATH 220 (GQ) MATRICES ( 2) Systems of linear equations; matrix algebra; eigenvalues and eigenvectors; linear systems of differential equations.

Language

CAS 100A GWS) EFFECTIVE SPEECH ( 3) Principles of communication, implemented through presentation of speeches, with some attention to group discussion and message evaluation.

ENGL 015 (GWS) Rhetoric and Composition (3) Instruction and practice in writing expository prose that shows sensitivity to audience and purpose.

ENGL 202D (GWS) Effective Writing: Business Writing (3) Writing reports and other common forms of business communication.

SPAN 020   Intensive Spanish (6) Basic and intermediate Spanish grammar, oral, aural, and writing skills (essentially equivalent to second half of SPAN 002 and all of SPAN 003).

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Career Related

HRIM 201 INTRODUCTION TO MANAGEMENT IN THE HOSPITALITY INDUSTRY ( 3) Introduction to the hospitality industry and hospitality management.

R EST 301 Real Estate Fundamentals (3) Introduction to urban real estate; economic forces affecting property rights;real estate markets and finance; land-use analysis; government policies.

RPTM 101 INTRODUCTION TO RECREATION SERVICES ( 2) Introduction to discipline and exploration of professional career models/ paths, historical development of profession, expectations and opportunities in recreation services.

Other/ Gen Ed

GEOG 126 (GS;US;IL) ECONOMIC GEOGRAPHY ( 3) The location of economic activity at both macro- and micro-regional levels on the earth’s surface

RL ST 140Y (GH;US) (AM ST) RELIGION IN AMERICAN LIFE AND THOUGHT ( 3) The function, contributions, tensions, and perspectives of religion in American culture.

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