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Introduction to Business

Introduction to Business

Sophia's Introduction to Business course helps you understand the fundamentals of business. In this course you will explore the environment of business, the art and science of marketing, what successful management of human resources looks like, and the basics of business finance. As you learn about these topics you'll be exposed to examples of how these basic concepts apply to big, small, and even entrepreneurial companies. Full Description

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  • 5 quarter credits at Walden University
  • Walden University Equivalency: General Elective
  • Category: Business

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This Introduction to Business Course uses problem-based learning that shows you how to apply your knowledge in real-world situations. Our Many Ways™ learning model feature multiple teachers and various instructional styles for each concept so you can find a style that meshes with your individual learning preference. This rich, immersive experience helps you better understand and retain information, for an all-around smarter way to learn.

Sophia's Introduction to Business Course helps understand the business world. In this course you will examine the environment of business, the art and science of marketing, what successful management of human resources looks like, and the basics of business finance and business investment. You will also learn how these concepts apply to companies of all sizes whether big, small or even entrepreneurial.

In Sophia's Introduction to Business Course, you will complete a series of assessments comprised of 12 Challenge assessments and 4 Milestone assessments tied to the following learning outcomes:

  • Describe the environment of business
  • Examine the art and science of marketing
  • Analyze the successful management of human resources
  • Evaluate finance and investment in business

Reviews

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324 Student Reviews
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by Dustie D. on May 23, 2019
Easy course to navigate and the tutorials and guides were very helpful in passing this course.
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by Valencia M. on May 23, 2019
Challenging and filled with tons of information.
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by ASHLEY P. on May 22, 2019
Quite easy. Very straightforward course.
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by Joely C. on May 20, 2019
Great course! Completed in four days.
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by Melissa E. on May 19, 2019
This was one of the worst courses that I have taken with Sophia. The questions and the responses do not all make sense and/or match. Some of the terms that are used in the question or for answers are not the same that are used in the tutorial. Overall, it was confusing, frustrating and I feel that I hardly learned anything from this course as a result of this. I would not recommend taking Intro to Business.
Sophia replied on May 20, 2019

Hi Melissa -- thank you for your concern and feedback. If you encountered questions or concepts that were not clear to you, I do hope you reached out to our team of Learning Coaches. Our team is here to help clarify content when needed, and provide other assistance to students. We hope to see you again in a future Sophia course.

— Mike F. | Sophia Learning Coach
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by REBECCA B. on May 14, 2019
This is my first experience taking an online course, and while at first I had trouble navigating through, I quickly learned how to utilize the tools I was given.
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by Donna N. on May 13, 2019
Not to hard . Straightforward.
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by Elizabeth N. on May 13, 2019
Great structure, educational and engaging.

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  • Q: Does Sophia accept third-party payment for tuition, such as financial aid or military benefits?
    A: Sophia courses are not eligible for most third party payment methods, and must be paid for by credit or debit card. Tuition is due at the time of course registration. Sophia offers both full and partial payment plans as part of the registration process.
  • Q: When do the courses start and how long do I have to complete a course?
    A: You choose your own start date and have 60 days to complete each course. However, because the courses are self-paced, you can complete them in fewer than 60 days.
  • Q: Where do I get the textbooks for my course?
    A: You do not need any textbooks for Sophia courses. All material is taught by video and text-based tutorials that are in the course room, and are included in the cost.
  • Q: How am I graded in the course?
    A: Your overall score is derived from how you do on two types of assessments: Challenges, which are formative assessments, and Milestones, which are summative assessments. Sophia’s English Composition I, Foundations of English Composition, and Public Speaking courses also include written assignments, called Touchstones, that also contribute to your overall score.
  • Q: How do I know which courses I should take?
    A: Consult with your academic adviser at your university to determine specifically which Sophia courses could fit into your program. You can download the course syllabus directly from our site to share with your school advisor.

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