MG 261 Business Law II
F2SS 2006 RA
Cox, Tiffany T.
October 23 - December 17, 2006
4:55 - 10:20 PM
Textbook: The required textbook for this course is "Business Law", 13th ed, by Mallor. ISBN: 007327139X
Textbooks can be purchased through the MBS bookstore
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Educational Philosophy: The facilitator's education philosophy is one based in active learning and interactive participation, based on lectures, discussion and dialogues, and writing assignments. The facilitator will encourage each learner to participate in a lively exploration of ideas, issues, and analysis of the current law surrounding the modern business environment.
Learning Outcomes: Core Learning Outcomes
There is a final exam consisting of 13 True or False
questions, 25 Multiple Choice questions and four short answer essay questions.
Class Assessment: Written assignments and class discussions / participation are used throughout the course. A final exam is also given in the last week of class. The comprehensive final is not a take-home tests. The comprehensive final is a closed book and closed notes exam.
150 possible points
100 possible points
250 possible points
Proctored Final Examination
1000 total points
Late Submission of Course Materials: Work submitted late will be subject to 10% penalty each week, unless the student and instructor have a previous agreement to accept late work for extraordinary circumstances.
Classroom Rules of Conduct: Students are expected to arrive in class prepared to participate substantively in each class session. Professional behavior is also expected, and inappropriate comments or behavior will not be allowed at any time.
Week 1: Introduction to course; review Business Law I essentials. Text reading and case studies.
Week 2: Credit and Secured Transactions. Text reading and case studies.
Week 3: Negotiable Instruments. Text reading and case studies.
Week 4: Liability of Parties. Text reading and midterm exam.
Week 5: Checks and Electronic Transfer. Text reading and case studies.
Week 6: Agency and Third-Party Relations. Text reading and case studies.
Week 7: Regulation of Business. Text reading and case studies.
Week 8: Course review and Final Exam
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Last Updated:9/25/2006 9:21:15 PM