Spring 2011 Class Schedule (FLC)



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MGMT 310    Introduction to Public Management    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course provides an introduction to the field of public management. It introduces students to the fundamental components of public management including public organizational relations and roles, leadership, ethics, fiscal management and policymaking. It also addresses the political, intergovernmental, and external environments in which public managers function.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 15-May 18
TBA       TBA             LEC K.Fisher             FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      23706 
Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. Prior to enrolling in the course, please review orientation information and course requirements at www.flc.losrios.edu/Academics/Kent_Fisher_Gateway.htm. For more information, please contact the instructor at fisherk@flc.losrios.edu


MGMT 311    Introduction to Public Financial Administration    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course provides an overview to the field of Public Financial Administration. It examines financial administration in public and not-for-profit organizations. Topics include: concepts and activities in public financial management, budgeting, taxation, revenue planning, borrowing, fiscal controls, and the analytical skills needed to direct and control public fiscal activities.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 15-May 18
TBA       TBA             LEC G.Tryhane            FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      23306 
Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. The orientation for this course is online and can be found at ClassJump.com. Click on "Student Log-in" and after logging in click on "Introduction to Public Financial Administration Message Board" to start the course.


MGMT 315    Government Relations and Policy Development    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course provides a practical overview of the public policy process and its implication for government decision-making. It explores a number of concepts associated with policy analysis and aims to provide students with practical hands-on skills that can be used in a variety of policy settings. Topics covered in this course will include policy writing and research, political lobbying, the legislative process, stakeholder consensus building, and ethics in policy making.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 15-May 18
TBA       TBA             LEC C.Smith              FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      23578 
Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. The orientation for this course is online and can be found on the Los Rios eLearning website at D2L.losrios.edu. Please follow the login instructions to access the course site and login to the eLearning system. For more information, please go to www.flc.losrios.edu/~smith.


MGMT 362    Techniques of Management    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is designed for entrepreneurs and other managers as well as those entering mid-management positions. It focuses on primary management functions of planning, organizing, controlling, and leading. Related skills such as time management, cost control, performance evaluation, motivation, communication techniques, and the social responsibility of managers are also emphasized. The course provides a clear understanding of management and leadership tasks as well as skill development in essential management activities.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 15-May 18
TBA       TBA             LEC A.Gibson             FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      22590 
Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. For more information, please go to www.motivatetheworld.com


MGMT 372    Human Relations and Organizational Behavior    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course emphasizes the psychology of human relations management. It covers human interaction principles that build confidence, competence, leadership and management plans and positive attitudes in work organizations. Topics include the basis for human behavior, perception, communication, motivation, performance improvement, group behavior, negotiation, ethics and social responsibility.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 15-May 18
TBA       TBA             LEC O.Ghamami            FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      22592 
Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. Course information for this class can be found on the Los Rios eLearning website at D2L.losrios.edu. Please follow the login instructions to access the course site and login to the eLearning system. For more information, please contact the instructor at ghamamo@flc.losrios.edu

Spring 2011 Class Schedule

Updated: April 25, 2011