Structure of Degree Programs

Program structure: -

 

The program of Accounting major consists of 30 credit hour from general education (24 credit hour are compulsory and 6 credit hours as an elective); 54 credit hours are compulsory from business core, while 33 credit hours from Accounting major contains on 27 credit hour compulsory and 6 credit hour as elective courses, also students will select 6 credit hours form list of elective courses to complete 123 credit hours.

Requirements

Compulsory
CR. H.

Elective
CR. H.

Free Elective

CR. H.

Total

CR. H.

General Education Requirement

24

6

-

30

Business Core Requirement

54

-

-

54

Major Requirement

27

6

-

33

Elective Requirements 

-

-

6

6

Total

105

18

123

 

The University Requirements: -

 

University Requirements are 30 credits out of which 24 credits Compulsory Courses and 6 are electives. The compulsory 24 credit hours consists of: 2 English communications courses, 1 mathematics course, 1 Islamic culture, UAE Society and Innovation Creativity, Arabic as well as a computer literacy course which focuses on application of Excel. The remaining 6 credits include one course in the Natural or physical science and one course in behavioral sciences.

Course Code

Course Title

Pre-requisite

Cr. H

1) English language, mathematics and use of computers

ENG

101

Composition and Modern English I

None

3

ENG

102

Composition and Modern English II

ENG 101

3

MTH

100

College Algebra

None

3

CIT

100

Computer Concepts and Applications

None

3

Islamic studies, history, or culture

GED

100

Islamic Studies

None

3

Humanities or arts

GED

110

UAE Society

None

3

IEC

111

Innovation, Creativity & Entrepreneurship

None

3

English, Arabic, or other languages

GED

120

Communication Skills in Arabic

None

3

Natural or physical sciences requirement: student will select one course (3 credits) from the following

GED

130

Introduction to GIS

None

3

GED

140

Conceptual Physics

None

3

Social or behavioral Sciences requirement: student will select one course (3 credits) from the following

GED

150

Critical Thinking

None

3

GED

160

Psychology in Everyday Life

None

3

GED

180

Human Behavior and Socialization

None

3

Total

30

 

Program Requirements (54) Hrs = 18 Courses

A) Compulsory Requirements (54) Hrs = 18 Courses

Course Code

Course Title

Pre-requisite

Cr. H

ACT

191

Principles of Accounting I

None

3

ACT

292

Principles of Accounting II

ACT 191

3

ECO

251

Principles of Microeconomics

MTH 100

3

ECO

252

Principles of Macroeconomics

ECO 251

3

ENG

202

Business Communication

ENG 102

3

FIN

331

Managerial Finance

ACT 292

3

CIT

200

Introduction to Information Systems

CIT 100

3

LAW

231

Legal and Ethical Environment of Business

None

3

MGT

271

Principles of Management

None

3

OBV

290

Organisational Behaviour

MGT 271

3

BUS

380

Business Research  Methods

QM 241

3

BUS

390

Internship

90 cr hours and not less than 2 GPA

3

MGT

476

Strategic Management (Capstone Course)

Senior standing

3

MKT

290

Principles of Marketing

MGT 271

3

MTH

120

Business Calculus

MTH 100

3

QM

241

Business Statistics I

MTH 100

3

QM

341

Business Statistics II

QM 241

3

BUS

360

Business Analytics

QM 241, CIT 100

3

Total

54