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International Business Professions

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IBP 067 Oral Business Communications • 5 Cr.

Designed to improve the spoken job performance of non-native English speaking employees. Focus is on developing formal presentation skills, effective telephony techniques and interpersonal communication strategies appropriate to the business environment. Prerequisite: Acceptance into program or permission of instructor.

IBP 068 Written Business Communications • 5 Cr.

Improves the written effectiveness of non-native English speaking interns. Focus is on grammar, word choice, tone, and writing for a specific purpose and audience. Prerequisite: Acceptance into the IBP program or permission of director.

IBP 069 Introduction to Business • 5 Cr.

Improves understanding of business trends including sustainability, technology, and corporate social responsibility. Develops students? knowledge of economics, human resources, operations management, marketing, and finance. Prerequisite: Acceptance into the IBP program or permission of director.

IBP 076 International Business • 5 Cr.

Students gain an understanding of the international marketplace. Focus is on economics, culture, legal and political issues in a global context. Prerequisite: Acceptance into the IBP program or permission of director.

IBP 077 Observation Preparation • 5 Cr.

Prepares students with the skills, strategies, and resources to secure internships in their fields of interest. Prerequisite: Acceptance into the IBP program or director's permission.

IBP 086 Observation Placement • 2 Cr.

Students apply skills learned in Observation Preparation to secure an observational internship with guidance from instructor. Prerequisite: Acceptance into the IBP program or director's permission.

IBP 087 Pronunciation Workshop • 2 Cr.

Students learn how to communicate more effectively and naturally in English. Prerequisite: Acceptance into the IBP program and placement by director.

IBP 096 Workplace Support • 2 Cr.

Students learn how to increase responsibility, contribute to an organization, navigate workplace issues, and build a professional network. Prerequisite: Acceptance into the IBP program or director's permission.

IBP 097 Observation • 5 Cr.

Students apply workplace support knowledge to participate in an unpaid practical experience in a U.S. organization. Prerequisite: Acceptance into the IBP program.