Foundations of Art and Business (6 Hours)
This course is a survey and examination of the fundamental cycles and operations of managerial accounting, managerial economics, and finance methods. It includes analysis, interpretation and application of financial principles for organizational decision-making. Students will review supply, demand, and elasticity principles; study how firms should price products and the power of incentives; examine how firms apply time value, and use probability and statistical concepts.
This introductory class acquaints students with basic design fundamentals through the use of the formal elements and concepts of 2D design. Students will solve a series of design problems through a hands-on approach. The course stresses visual communication, critical thinking, creativity, skill and craft development.