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ECONOMICS & STATISTICS Concentration (24 credits)

The Economics concentration emphasizes the quantitative analytical approach to dealing with economic problems in both the public and private sectors, providing students with marketable skills and the intellectual foundation for career growth. Graduates are prepared for entry-level managerial and analytical positions in both industry and government and to pursue graduate studies in economics, business, and law. The economics curriculum develops communication, computational, and management skills in addition to economic reasoning and quantitative abilities. The program's required courses develop student's abilities to apply economic analysis to real-world problems. Liberal arts courses enhance oral and written communication skills. Business courses include accounting and finance. Quantitative analytical skills are developed by a course sequence that includes computer science, mathematics, and statistics.

Required courses    
ECON – 101 Principles of Microeconomics 3 credits
ECON – 201 Principles of Macroeconomics     3 credits
ECON – 403 Econometrics I 3 credits
Elective Courses    
ECON – 402 Intermediate Macroeconomic Theory 3 credits
ECON – 405 International Trade and Finance 3 credits
ECON – 421 Natural Resource Economics   3 credits
ECON – 422 Benefit-Cost Analysis 3 credits
ECON – 431 Monetary Analysis and Policy 3 credits
ECON – 441 Labor Economics 3 credits
ECON – 444 Public Finance 3 credits
ECON – 448 Development Economics 3 credits
ECON – 520 Environmental Economics 3 credits

 


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GRAPHIC DESIGN & MULTIMEDIA Concentration (24 credits)

The Graphic Design & Multimedia concentration combines contemporary visual communication and multimedia theory and tools to prepare students for effective communications across a wide variety of media. The course sequencing prepares students with practical and theoretical aspects of graphic design, web development, print design and multimedia production, communication techniques and digital asset management. A student completing the Graphic Design & Multimedia concentration is prepared with the theoretical framework and hands-on technical skills needed to organize, design and communicate ideas and information in the 21st century global market and to meet the projected national market needs in the greater Kosovo region. It is also an excellent compendium to RIT Kosovo (A.U.K)'s other concentration offerings and provides a useful skill set for private and family business operations.

Courses:    
COMM – 223 Digital Design in Communications 3 credits
TCOM – 270 Effective Web Design 1 3 credits
TCOM – 271 Effective Web Design 2 3 credits
TCOM – 365 Video Productions 3 credits
TCOM – 380 Design for Print and Web 3 credits
TCOM – 381 Photo Imaging I 3 credits
TCOM – 382 Photo Imaging II 3 credits
TCOM – 383 Designing Vector Graphics 3 credits


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MANAGEMENT & ENTREPRENEURSHIP Concentration (24 credits)

The Management concentration prepares students for management and specialist careers in a variety of enterprises and organizations. Students develop the skills and concepts needed to become effective leaders, ethical decision makers, and creative innovators. The management curriculum provides both depth and flexibility in its offerings so that students may maximize their educational experience.

Required Courses:    
BUSI – 205    Managing the Workforce 3 credits
ACBS – 201   Financial Accounting  3 credits
ACBS – 203   Managerial Accounting 3 credits

Elective Courses:
   
ACBS – 353    Management Science 3 credits
BUSI – 221    New Venture Development 3 credits
BUSI – 263   Advertising Principles 3 credits
BUSI – 361    Marketing Principles 3 credits
HRDE – 386  Human Resource Management 3 credits
BUSI – 410    Project Management 3 credits
BUSI – 450    Intro to Logistics and Transportation 3 credits

 


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PUBLIC POLICY & GOVERNANCE Concentration (24 credits)

The Public Policy and Governance concentration provides students with a clear understanding of public policy, the policy process, and policy analysis. Students have the opportunity to develop perspectives on a variety of contemporary public policy issues, especially those that emerge from scientific and technological advancements. Students are introduced to the concept of public policy and the policy making process and methodologies associated with policy analysis. The roles of stakeholders and interest groups are discussed in the context of contemporary cases in various policy arenas.

Required Course:    
PUBL – 101 Foundations of Public Policy 3 credits

Electives Courses:
   
PUBL – 201    Ethics, Values and Public Policy 3 credits
STSO – 201    Science and Technology Policy   3 credits
PUBL – 210    Introductions to Qualitative Policy Analysis                3 credits
POLS – 220    Global Political Economy               3 credits
PUBL – 301    Public Policy Analysis      3 credits
SOCI – 340     Urban Planning and Policy            3 credits
POLS – 345    Politics and Public Policy 3 credits
STSO – 421    Environmental Policies 3 credits

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WEB & MOBILE COMPUTING (IT) Concentration (24 credits)

The Web & Mobile Computing (IT) concentration emphasizes the basics of both applied informatics and web development. The web has become the ubiquitous communication medium. Therefore knowledge of how the web works and how to effectively develop dynamic websites has value to students enrolled in many concentration areas and with different career goals. Upon completing this concentration, students will have the broad range of skills and understanding necessary to design and build a basic, but complete, web presence in your selected area of interest. Students will also gain an understanding of how to use multimedia and create systems that allow the subject matter expert to leverage available information. The courses in this concentration are applied and focus on hands-on learning, including projects that will be beneficial outside of the university setting.

Courses:    
ISTE – 120 Computer Problem Solving: Information Domain I 4 credits
ISTE – 121 Computer Problem Solving: Information Domain II 4 credits
ISTE – 131 Discrete Mathematics 4 credits
ISTE – 140 Web and Mobile I 3 credits
ISTE – 230 Introduction to Database and Data Modeling 3 credits
ISTE – 240 Web and Mobile II 3 credits
ISTE – 252 Foundations of Mobile Design 3 credits
ISTE – 260 Designing the User Experience 3 credits
ISTE – 340 Client Programming 3 credits

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See also: Minors | Immersions

Last updated: June 2017

 

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