Semester: SPRING 2013
Instructor: Dr. Richard T. Mpoyi
Office Number:BAS N146
BUAD 4980-03MWF11:30am – 12:25pmBASS262
– 12:00pm – 02:00pm04:00pm – 05:00pm12:00pm – 02:00pm – * Other hours: By appointment
XMultiple-Choice ExamsXEssay TestsXWritten Homework
XWritten Papers/CasesXInternet AssignmentsXLibrary Assignments XOral PresentationsXClass DiscussionXMake-Up Policy
Students with Disabilities
Students with Disabilities: Students who have a disability that may require assistance or accommodation, or students who have questions related to any accommodations for testing, note takers, readers, etc., please speak with the course instructor as soon as possible. Students may also contact the Office of Disabled Student Services (898-2783) with questions about such services.
Tennessee Education Lottery Scholarship
To retain Tennessee Education Lottery Scholarship eligibility, you must earn a cumulative TELS GPA of 2.75 after 24 and 48 attempted hours and a cumulative TELS GPA of 3.0 thereafter. You may qualify with a 2.75 cumulative GPA after 72 attempted hours (and subsequent semesters), if you are enrolled full-time and maintain a semester GPA of at least 3.0. A grade of C, D, F, or I in this class may negatively impact TELS eligibility. Dropping a class after 14 days may also impact eligibility. If you withdraw from this class and it results in an enrollment status of less than full time, you may lose eligibility for your lottery scholarship. Lottery recipients are eligible to receive the scholarship for a maximum of five years from the date of initial enrollment, or until a bachelor‘s degree is earned. For additional lottery scholarship rules, please refer to your Lottery Statement of Understanding form, review lottery scholarship requirements on the web at http://scholarships.web.mtsu.edu/telsconteligibility.htm, or contact the Financial Aid Office at 898-2830.
Jennings A. Jones College of Business Mission
The Jennings A. Jones College of Business seeks to provide the intellectual foundation for our students' life-long learning and success. Drawing students extensively from the regional population with an increasing emphasis on national and international diversity, Jones College utilizes traditional and technology-based pedagogies to create a positive teaching/learning environment. In addition to a sustaining emphasis on quality teaching and learning through classroom research, student professional organizations, and advisory activity, the faculty of Jones College also contributes to business, professional, and civic affairs through public service and intellectual pursuits. Jones College commits to quality, accessibility, and value as guiding principles.
- Hill & Jones. 2013. Strategic Management Theory. 10th Edition. - The College of Business has subscribed to BusinessWeek Magazine for every student taking this class.
Strategic Management is a capstone course that enhances the understanding of why and how companies respond to environmental changes. The main objective of this class is to help the students to: - Integrate the materials learned in business courses (quantitative methods, accounting, finance, economics, marketing, management, information systems, etc.), and - Gain experience in applying the tools or frameworks necessary to conduct the strategic analysis of business issues that companies face. To achieve such objective, the course will blend theory with practice as follows: - Using business examples, the instructor will explain the foundations of strategic management - Each student will apply key concepts by conducting the...