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Undergraduate Business Learning Goals

Principles of Undergraduate Learning

Undergraduate Business Learning Goals

1a Business Language

Students will prepare and deliver written and oral messages that effectively express ideas and facts to others. Students will prepare and deliver effective oral and written persuasive arguments.

Maps to IUPUI PUL 1a - Language Skills 
1b Business Quantitative Skills

Students will perform quantitative analysis and use the results to make business decisions.

Maps to IUPUI PUL 1b - Quantitative Skills
1c Information and Business Resource Skills

Students will analyze business problems, situations and opportunities by identifying appropriate and relevant information.

Maps to IUPUI PUL 1c – Information Resource Skills
2 Critical Thinking in Business

Students will arrive at reasoned conclusions and make informed decisions in assessing current and predicted business situations by applying course concepts learned across the curriculum.

Maps to IUPUI PUL 2 – Critical Thinking
3 Professional Skills & Competencies

Students will apply substantial knowledge and understanding in their chosen major in the study of business.

Maps to IUPUI PUL 3 – Integration & Application of Knowledge
4 Integrative Business Reasoning

Students will assimilate data from different sources, and use more than one business discipline to develop a model to solve a business problem.

Maps to IUPUI PUL 4 – Intellectual Depth Breadth & Adaptiveness
5 Diversity & Collaboration in Business

Students will use their understanding of the importance of diverse worldviews and practices, cultural competencies, and sociocultural and socioeconomic factors to foster cooperation and teamwork.

Maps to IUPUI PUL 5 – Understanding Society & Culture
6 Business & Management Ethics

Students will make business decisions that seek to align their personal values and beliefs (integrity) and respond to the expectations of others, the organization, and society.

Maps to IUPUI PUL 6 – Values & Ethics