BUS 125 :: Starting a Small Business
Fall 2012 @UH Maui College

CRN: 46709 (KAH), 47039 (MOL), 46710 (LAN/HAN), 46711 (DE)
Credit Hours: 3
Instructor: K. Watanabe
kellyaw@hawaii.edu
984-3348 (Ph)
984-3251 (Fax)
Instructional Mode: Online
Dates: 08/20/2012 - 12/14/2012
Course Requirements: For course information email instructor at kellyaw@hawaii.edu after registering.
Course Prerequisites: ENG 19 with grade C or better, or placement at least ENG 22or 55, or consent.
Course Description: Surveys the small business environment, establishing a firm, decision-making processes, marketing assesments, financing, operations consideration, and government regulations. Covers development of a business plan. Designed for those who wish to start or are currently operating their own small business.
Textbooks: Books may be purchased at the Maui CC bookstore or ordered online at http://www.bookstore.hawaii.edu/maui/home.aspx. If you do not have access to the Internet or unable to travel to the bookstore, you may also order by phone at 1-800-UHBOOKS
Technical Requirements: The Internet allows students to take a course at home using a personal computer. Depending on the online course, students may be required to log in at a specific day and time or at any time. Students taking an online course should always contact their instructor after registration or prior to the first day of class to get detailed information regarding the course.

Minimum Computer Hardware/Software Requirements:
PC with Windows 98, NT, 2000 or XP or a Macintosh II running System 9. Netscape Navigator 7.0 or higher, or Internet Explorer 6.0 or higher; a 56k modem connection (DSL or Roadrunner recommended); an e-mail client; word procession software (e.g. Microsoft Word/Works, Clarisworks, etc.); and basic internet skills (browsing, sending email, saving/sending files. It is also required that you obtain a UH Email account. Go to the following URL for information: http://www.hawaii.edu/askus/563. Laulima Help: http://www.hawaii.edu/talent/laulima_students.htm
Updated: Friday, March 23, 2012 16:07:25