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TAXN401

TAXN401

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SOCI101

SOCI101

SOCI101 – Sociology This course explains the major classic and contemporary sociological perspectives to understand the tools of sociology. This course enables the students to describe sociology, the development of sociology, and the four dimensions of culture, symbolic interactionism & stratification, the concepts of racial and ethnic minorities, family and marriage, religion, power, and authority within a Canadian context.   Transfer Out

PSYC101

PSYC101

PSYC101 – Introduction to Psychology This course is an introduction to the basic concepts of human behaviour. The study will include, but not be limited to abnormal psychology; applied psychology; concepts of learning; human development; and major personality theories. An emphasis will be placed on abnormal psychology; human sexuality; intelligence; social psychology and states of consciousness. Transfer Out

POLI301

POLI301

POLI301 – Environmental Law and Policy This course is designed to introduce students to the most important environmental challenges of our time, with a focus on Canada. The course explores public policy solutions based on environmental economics. Topics discussed include an overview of environmental economics; sustainable development; causes and potential public policy solutions to air and water pollution; and global aspects of pollution.

POLI202

POLI202

POLI202 – International Organizations & Corporate Governance This course is designed to explore non-governmental, inter-governmental and financial institutions and select foundations such as the World Bank, the World Trade Organization, OPEC, and the Asia Development Bank. It will emphasize, in particular, their raison-d’etre, and the key challenges they face. Particular emphasis would be placed on their alliances such as NAFTA, MERCOSUR, and the EU. This course provides a comprehensive guide to the world body’s institutions, procedures, policies, specialized agencies, historic personalities, initiatives, and involvement in world affairs. It presents the UN in its evolving role in this new era since the Cold War and shows its responsibilities for meeting challenges to the global community. The course also studies corporate Governance and provides the structure through which corporations set and pursue their objectives, while reflecting the context of the social, regulatory and market environment.

POLI102

POLI102

POLI102 – Introduction to Canadian Politics This course introduces students to key institutions and processes of Canadian politics. Topics include political culture; the Canadian constitution, including the Charter of Rights and Freedom; the law-making process; and elections. When discussing these topics, students are encouraged to take a critical view to highlight the open-ended and subjective nature of politics. Transfer Out

MUSC100

MUSC100

MUSC100 – Music Appreciation This course is designed to encourage students to explore alternative ways of thinking, listening and feeling. Students will be introduced to the fundamentals of music, including melody, harmony, rhythm, form and how these elements evolved throughout history shaped by cultures and political events. A sample of composers and their compositions from each music period will be studied: Antiquity (0-1400); Renaissance (1400-1600); Baroque (1600-1760); Classical (1730-1820); Romantic (1815-1910); and Contemporary (1900-2014). Reference to major historical and political events will be shared to provide a broader context in which music evolved.

MIS490

MIS490

MIS490 – Management Information Systems Strategy This course is a capstone in the MIS concentration. It builds on the conceptual knowledge and practical skills acquired in prior MIS courses and integrates various concepts associated with managing information systems (IS) as a function and other informational resources. The course addresses issues related to defining the high-level IS infrastructure and the systems that support the operational, administrative and strategic needs of the organization. The themes developed and cultivated in this course are intended to provide an enduring perspective that can help managers provide strategic information systems solutions in an increasingly globalized and technology-intensive business environment.

MIS432

MIS432

MIS432 – Business Information System Analysis The course is designed to empower students with the knowledge and skillsets required to assume the overall responsibilities of administration and management of the security of a company’s information system and networks. Topics include information-security risk management, security policies, laws related to information security and management of operational systems, security standards, security planning, ethical and legal issues in information, privacy, traceability, and cyber-evidence.

MIS402

MIS402

MIS402 – Advanced MIS for e-business This is a course that explores the concepts, technology, and applications of electronic business (e-Business). Students will gain insights into the use of major technologies used to support e-business operations leading to efficiency and high performance. It provides students with the strategic management mindset to create a successful e-business plan and formulate e-strategies to gain a competitive edge in the market using advanced technology solutions. Students not only learn to design an efficient enterprise architecture for electronic communications and trading, but they also learn to evaluate various procurement methods, their benefits, and risks and to assess different options for integration of organizations’ information systems with e-procurement suppliers while managing suitable technologies to protect the various e-business operations through various controls and special defence mechanisms.