FBS Study Plan

BA (HONS) BUSINESS STUDIES PROGRAMME:
NEW STUDY PLAN – 2012
TRACK – ACCOUNTING

I. No

Category

Credit Hours

1

University Requirements / Mandatory

18

2

University Requirements / Electives

3

3

Faculty Requirements / Mandatory

56

4

Faculty Requirements / Electives

0

5

Specialization Requirements / Mandatory

49

6

Specialization Requirements / Electives

3

Total

129

 

1. University Requirements / Mandatory         (18 credit hours)

 

Course Code

Course Title

Credit hours

Prerequisites

AR111

Arabic Communication Skills (I)

3

AR112

Arabic Communication Skills (II)

3

AR111

EL111

English Communication Skills (I)

3

EL099

EL112

English Communication Skills (II)

3

EL111

GR101

Independent Study Skills

3

TU170

Learning On-Line

3

EL099

Total

18

 

2. University Requirements / Electives            (3 credit hours)

Course Code

Course Title

Credit hours

Prerequisites

GR111

Arabic Islamic Civilization

3

-

GR131

History and Civilization of ***

3

-

Total

3

***represent the country in which AOU branch is domiciled.

3. Faculty Requirements / Mandatory           (56 credit hours)

Course Code

Course Title

Credit Hours

Equivalency from old plan

Prerequisite

B120

Introduction to Business

Studies

8

EL111

LB160

Professional communication

skills for business studies

8

EL111

MU 123

Discovering Mathematics

8

B200A

EL099

B203A

Business Functions in context (I)

8

B202A

B120

B203B

Business Functions in context (II)

8

B202B

B203A

B301A

Making Sense of Strategy (I)

8

B300A

B203B

B301B

Making Sense of Strategy (II)

8

B300B

B301A

Total

56

4. Faculty Requirements / Electives                                     (0 credit hours)

Course Code

Course Title

Credit Hours

Prerequisite

-

-

-

-

Total

0

5. Core Specialization / Mandatory                          (49 credit hours)

Course Code

Course Title

Credit Hours

Equivalency from old plan

Prerequisite

BE210/4

Introduction to Financial accounting

4

BE210

EL099

BE211/4

Introduction to Management accounting

4

BE211

BE210/4

BE310

Introduction to Cost accounting

3

BE210/4

B291

Financial accounting

8

B680A

BE210/4

B292

Managerial accounting

8

B680B

BE210/4

B293

Intermediate Financial accounting

3

BE210/4

BE302

Auditing Theory and practice

3

BE210/4

B326

Advanced financial accounting

8

B293

B321

Accounting for strategy implementation

8

B292

Total

49

 

6. Core Specialization / Electives                                 (3 credit hours)

 

Course Number

Course Title

Credit Hours

Equivalency from old plan

Prerequisite

BE200

Marketing Management

3

EL111

BE201

Consumer Behavior

3

BE200

BE220

Money & Banking

3

BE230

Financial Institutions

3

BE231

Financial Management

3

BE300

Marketing Research

3

BE200

BE320

Islamic Finance

3

--

BE321

Tax Accounting

3

BE322/4

Small Business Management

4

BE322

B120

Total

3

BA (HONS) BUSINESS STUDIES PROGRAMME

NEW STUDY PLAN – 2012

TRACK - ECONOMICS

I. No

Category

Credit Hours

1

University Requirements / Mandatory

18

2

University Requirements / Electives

3

3

Faculty Requirements / Mandatory

56

4

Faculty Requirements / Electives

0

5

Specialization Requirements / Mandatory

48

6

Specialization Requirements / Electives

3

Total

128

1. University Requirements / Mandatory                             (18 credit hours)

The following courses comprise the Mandatory General University Requirements.

Course Number

Course Title

Credit hours

Prerequisites

AR111

Arabic Communication Skills (I)

3

AR112

Arabic Communication Skills (II)

3

AR111

EL111

English Communication Skills (I)

3

EL099

EL112

English Communication Skills (II)

3

EL111

GR101

Independent Study Skills

3

TU170

Learning On-Line

3

EL099

Total

18

2. University Requirements / Electives                                    (3 credit hours)

Course Code

Course Title

Credit hours

Prerequisites

 

GR111

Arabic Islamic Civilization

3

-

 

GR131

History and Civilization of ***

3

-

 

Total

3

             

***represent the country in which AOU branch is domiciled.

3. Faculty Requirements / Mandatory                                 (56 credit hours)

Course Number

Course Title

Credit Hours

Equivalency from old plan

Prerequisite

B120

An Introduction to Business Studies

8

EL111

LB160

Professional communication skills for business studies

8

EL111

MU123

Discovering Mathematics

8

B200A

EL099

B203 A

Business Functions in context – I

8

B202A

B120

B203 B

Business Functions in context – II

8

B202B

B203 A

B301 A

Making Sense of Strategy – I

8

B300A

B203B

B301 B

Making Sense of Strategy - II

8

B300B

B301 A

Total

56

4. Faculty Requirements / Electives                                                 (0 credit hours)

Course Code

Course Title

Credit Hours

Prerequisite

-

-

-

-

Total

0

5. Specialization Requirements / Mandatory                               (48 credit hours)

 

Course

Code

Course Title

Credit Hours

Equivalency from old plan

Prerequisite

B121

Managing in the workplace

8

B200B

B120

DD202A

Economics and economic change I

8

B120

DD202B

Economics and economic change II

8

DD202A

M248

Analyzing data

8

MU123

DD309A

Doing economics I

8

D319A

DD202A

DD309B

Doing economics II

8

D319B

DD309A

Total

48

 

6. Specialization Requirements / Electives                                  (3 credit hours)

 

Course Number

Course Title

Credit Hours

Equivalency from old plan

Prerequisite

BE200

Marketing Management

3

EL111

BE201

Consumer Behaviour

3

BE200

BE300

Marketing research

3

BE200

BE210/4

Financial Accounting

4

BE210

EL099

BE211/4

Managerial Accounting

4

BE211

BE210/4

BE310

Cost Accounting

3

BE210/4

BE220

Money & Banking

3

--

BE230

Financial Institutions

3

BE231

Financial Management

3

--

BE322/4

Small Business Management

4

BE322

B120

BE321

Taxation (Branch course)

3

--

BE320

Islamic Finance

3

--

Total

3

BA (HONS) BUSINESS STUDIES PROGRAMME

NEW STUDY PLAN – 2012

TRACK - MANAGEMENT

I. No

Category

Credit Hours

1

University Requirements / Mandatory

18

2

University Requirements / Electives

3

3

Faculty Requirements / Mandatory

56

4

Faculty Requirements / Electives

0

5

Specialization Requirements / Mandatory

48

6

Specialization Requirements / Electives

3

Total

128

 

1. University Requirements / Mandatory     (18 credit hours)

Course Number

Course Title

Credit hours

Prerequisites

AR111

Arabic Communication Skills (I)

3

AR112

Arabic Communication Skills (II)

3

AR111

EL111

English Communication Skills (I)

3

EL099

EL112

English Communication Skills (II)

3

EL111

GR101

Independent Study Skills

3

TU170

Learning On-Line

3

EL099

Total

18

2. University Requirements / Electives            (3 credit hours)

Course Code

Course Title

Credit hours

Prerequisites

 

GR111

Arabic Islamic Civilization

3

-

 

GR131

History and Civilization of ***

3

-

 

Total

3

             

***represent the country in which AOU branch is domiciled.

3. Faculty Requirements / Mandatory           (56 credit hours)

Course Number

Course Title

Credit Hours

Equivalency from old plan

Prerequisite

B120

An Introduction to Business Studies

8

EL111

LB160

Professional communication skills for business studies

8

EL111

MU123

Discovering Mathematics

8

B200A

EL099

B203 A

Business Functions in context – I

8

B202A

B120

B203 B

Business Functions in context – II

8

B202B

B203A

B301 A

Making Sense of Strategy – I

8

B300A

B203B

B301 B

Making Sense of Strategy - II

8

B300B

B301A

Total

56

4. Faculty Requirements / Electives                                     (0 credit hours)

Course Code

Course Title

Credit Hours

Prerequisite

-

-

-

-

Total

0

5. Core Specialization / Mandatory                             (48 credit hours)

 

Course Number

Course Title

Credit Hours

Equivalency from old plan

Prerequisite

B222 A

Managing Technology and Innovation   for competitive advantage - I

4

B200B

B120

B222 B

Managing Technology and Innovation for competitive advantage – II

4

B222 A

B628

Managing   Organizations and People

8

B322

B203 B

B325

Managing across organizations and cultural boundaries

8

B321

B203 B

B121

Managing in the Work Place

8

T175(A&B)

EL111

DD202 A

Economics and Economic Change - I

8

M248

B120

BE210/4

Introduction to financial accounting

4

BE210

EL099

BE322/4

Small Business Management

4

BE322

B120

Total

48

 

6. Core Specialization / Electives                                  (3 credit hours)

 

Course Number

Course Title

Credit Hours

Equivalency from old plan

Prerequisite

BE200

Marketing Management

3

 

EL111

BE201

Consumer Behaviour

3

 

BE200

BE300

Marketing Research

3

 

BE200

BE211/4

Introduction to Management Accounting

4

BE211

/4BE210

BE310

Introduction to Cost Accounting

3

 

/4BE210

BE220

Money & Banking

3

   

BE320

Islamic Finance

3

--

BE231

Financial Management

3

--

BE321

Taxation

3

--

BE230

Financial Institutions

3

--

Total

3

BA (HONS) BUSINESS STUDIES PROGRAMME

NEW STUDY PLAN – 2012

TRACK - MARKETING

I. No

Category

Credit Hours

1

University Requirements / Mandatory

18

2

University Requirements / Electives

3

3

Faculty Requirements / Mandatory

56

4

Faculty Requirements / Electives

0

5

Specialization Requirements / Mandatory

49

6

Specialization Requirements / Electives

3

Total

129

1. University Requirements / Mandatory                             (18 credit hours)

Course Number

Course Title

Credit hours

Prerequisites

AR111

Arabic Communication Skills (I)

3

AR112

Arabic Communication Skills (II)

3

AR111

EL111

English Communication Skills (I)

3

EL099

EL112

English Communication Skills (II)

3

EL111

GR101

Independent Study Skills

3

TU170

Learning On-Line

3

EL099

Total

18

2. University Requirements / Electives                                  (3 credit hours)

Course Code

Course Title

Credit hours

Prerequisites

 

GR111

Arabic Islamic Civilization

3

-

 

GR131

History and Civilization of ***

3

-

 

Total

3

             

***represent the country in which AOU branch is domiciled.

3. Faculty Requirements / Mandatory                                 (56 credit hours)

Course Number

Course Title

Credit Hours

Equivalency from old plan

Prerequisite

B120

An Introduction to Business Studies

8

EL111

LB160

Professional communication skills for business studies

8

EL111

MU123

Discovering Mathematics

8

B200A

EL099

B203 A

Business Functions in context – I

8

B202A

B120

B203 B

Business Functions in context – II

8

B202B

B203A

B301 A

Making Sense of Strategy – I

8

B300A

B203B

B301 B

Making Sense of Strategy - II

8

B300B

B301A

Total

56

4. Faculty Requirements / Electives                                                 (0 credit hours)

Course Code

Course Title

Credit Hours

Prerequisite

-

-

-

-

Total

0

5. Specialization Requirements / Mandatory                                (49 credit hours)

 

Course Number

Course Title

Credit Hours

Equivalency from old plan

Prerequisite

B322

Investigating Entrepreneurial Opportunities

8

B203B

B324

Marketing & Society

8

B203B

M248

Analyzing Data

8

MU123

DD202 A

Economics and Economic Change – I (Microeconomics)

8

B200B

B120

B122

An Introduction to Retail Management

8

T175(A&B)

B120

BE200

Marketing Management

3

EL111

BE201

Consumer Behaviour

3

BE200

BE300

Marketing research

3

BE200

Total

49

 

6. Specialization Requirements / Electives                                  (3 credit hours)

 

Course Number

Course Title

Credit Hours

Equivalency from old plan

Prerequisite

BE210/4

Introduction to Financial Accounting

4

BE210

EL099

BE211/4

Introduction to Managerial Accounting

4

BE211

BE210/4

BE310

Introduction to Cost Accounting

3

BE210/4

BE220

Money & Banking

3

BE231

Financial Management

3

--

BE322/4

Small Business Management

4

BE322

B120

BE321

Taxation (Branch course)

3

--

BE320

Islamic Finance

3

--

BE230

Financial Institutions

3

--

Total

3

BA (HONS) BUSINESS STUDIES PROGRAMME

NEW STUDY PLAN – 2012

TRACK – SYSTEMS

I. No

Category

Credit Hours

1

University Requirements / Mandatory

18

2

University Requirements / Electives

3

3

Faculty Requirements / Mandatory

56

4

Faculty Requirements / Electives

0

5

Specialization Requirements / Mandatory

40

6

Specialization Requirements / Electives

11

Total

128

1. University Requirements / Mandatory                             (18 credit hours)

Course Number

Course Title

Credit hours

Prerequisites

AR111

Arabic Communication Skills (I)

3

AR112

Arabic Communication Skills (II)

3

AR111

EL111

English Communication Skills (I)

3

EL099

EL112

English Communication Skills (II)

3

EL111

GR101

Independent Study Skills

3

TU170

Learning On-Line

3

EL099

Total

18

2. University Requirements / Electives                                  (3 credit hours)

Course Code

Course Title

Credit hours

Prerequisites

 

GR111

Arabic Islamic Civilization

3

-

 

GR131

History and Civilization of ***

3

-

 

Total

3

             

***represent the country in which AOU branch is domiciled.

3. Faculty Requirements / Mandatory                                 (56 credit hours)

Course Number

Course Title

Credit Hours

Equivalency from old plan

Prerequisite

B120

An Introduction to Business Studies

8

EL111

LB160

Professional communication skills for business studies

8

EL111

MU123

Discovering Mathematics

8

B200A

EL099

B203 A

Business Functions in context – I

8

B202A

B120

B203 B

Business Functions in context – II

8

B202B

B203A

B301 A

Making Sense of Strategy – I

8

B300A

B203B

B301 B

Making Sense of Strategy - II

8

B300B

B301A

Total

56

4. Faculty Requirements / Electives                                                 (0 credit hours)

Course Code

Course Title

Credit Hours

Prerequisite

-

-

-

-

Total

0

5. Specialization Requirements / Mandatory                                (40 credit hours)

 

Course Number

Course Title

Credit Hours

Equivalency from old plan

Prerequisite

B121

Managing in the Work Place

8

B200B

B120

T205A

Systems Thinking: Principles and Practice (I)

8

B120

T205B

Systems Thinking: Principles & Practice (II)

8

T205A

T306A

Managing Complexity: A Systems Approach (I)

8

T205B

T306B

Managing Complexity: A Systems Approach (II)

8

T306A

Total

40

 

 

6. Specialization Requirements / Electives                                    (11 credit hours)

 

Course Number

Course Title

Credit Hours

Equivalency from old plan

Prerequisite

BE200

Marketing Management

3

EL111

BE201

Consumer Behaviour

3

BE200

BE300

Marketing research

3

B200

BE210/4

Introduction to Financial Accounting

4

BE210

EL099

BE211/4

Introduction to Managerial Accounting

4

BE211

BE210/4

BE310

Introduction to Cost Accounting

3

BE210/4

BE230

Financial Institutions

3

--

BE220

Money & Banking

3

--

BE231

Financial Management

3

--

BE322/4

Small Business Management

4

BE322

B120

BE320

Islamic Finance

3

--

BE321

Taxation

3

--

Total

11