MG 260 Business Law I
SP 2007 HO
Miratsky, Matthew J.
BA History Doane CollegeJD Creighton University School of Law
1-16 to 5-11
7:20 - 8:35 AM
Required: Richard A. Mann & Barry S. Roberts, BUSINESS LAW AND THE REGULATION OF BUSINESS. 8th edition. ISBN# 0-324-27074-7.
Textbooks can be purchased through the Parkville Bookstore
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Learning Outcomes: Core Learning Outcomes
Course grades will consist of the following:
(1) Attendance / Class Participation / Assignments: 10%. (100 points).
(2) 3 Exams – 25% each. 250 points each exam.
(3) Core Assesment - 20%, comprehensive final. This is not a take-home test and is closed book and notes. Use of electronic devises during the exam is prohibited, absent instructor approval. 200 points.
A: 90% and up. 900 points and above.
B: 80-89%. 800 - 899 points.
C: 70% to 79%. 700 to 799 points.
D: 60% to 69%. 600 to 699 points.
F: Less than 60%. Below 600 points.
All final exams will be comprehensive and will be closed book and closed notes. If calculators are allowed, they will not be multifunctional electronic devices that include features such as: phones, cameras, instant messaging, pagers, and so forth. Electronic Computers will not be allowed on final exams unless an exception is made by the Associate Dean.
Jan 18 Part I – Introduction to Law & Ethics 1,2
Jan 23-25 Part II – Legal Environment of Business 3,4,5,6
Jan 30-Feb 1 Part II – Legal Environment of Business (cont’d) 7,8
Feb 6 Exam over Part II 3-8
Feb 8 Part III – Contracts 9
Feb 13-15 Part III – Contracts (cont’d) 10,11
Feb 20-22 Part III – Contracts (cont’d) 12,13
Feb 27-Mar 1 Part III – Contracts (cont’d) 14,15
Mar 6-8 Part III – Contracts (cont’d) 16,17
Mar 13-15 SPRING BREAK?
Mar 20 Part III – Contracts (cont’d) 18
Mar 22 Exam over Part III 9-18
Mar 27-29 Part IV – Sales 19,20
April 3-5 Part IV – Sales (cont’d) 21,22
April 10-12 Part V – Negotiable Instruments 23,24
April 17-19 Part V - Negotiable Instruments (cont’d) 25,26
May 1-3 Review for Final
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Last Updated:1/10/2007 9:39:57 PM