Introduction to Ross: Foundations in Learning Business

Course Code
BA 100
Hours
1 hours
Type
Core
Offered
  • Fall 21
  • Fall 22
  • Winter 22
  • Winter 23
Prerequisites
BBA Freshman

Introduction to Ross: Foundations in Learning Business --- This course introduces students to the world of business while supporting their transition and building a collaborative learning community, providing students with a foundation to make the most of their time at the Ross School of Business and the University of Michigan. To accomplish this goal, the course blends three interrelated topics that explore: 1. What is business, what do businesses do, and what does it mean to be business literate? 2. How can you engage in building a collaborative culture at Ross, and what's the value in doing so? 3. What is needed for you to transition successfully as a Ross business student?

Taught By
Paul Clyde
  • President, William Davidson Institute at the University of Michigan
  • Tom Lantos Professor of Business Administration
  • Movses and Maija Kaldjian Collegiate Lecturer of Business Economics and Public Policy
Paul Clyde is President of the William Davidson Institute at the University of Michigan, the Tom Lantos Professor of Business Administration, the...
Carolyn Yoon
  • Associate Dean for Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion
  • Wilbur K. Pierpont Collegiate Professor of Management
  • Professor of Marketing
  • Faculty Director of Diversity and Inclusion
Carolyn Yoon's research seeks to advance the understanding of psychological and neural mechanisms underlying judgment and decision processes...
Sarah Miller
  • Associate Professor of Business Economics and Public Policy
Norman Bishara
  • Associate Dean for Undergraduate Programs
  • Executive Director, Thomas C. Jones Initiative for Undergraduate Business Education
  • Professor of Business Law and Ethics
Scholarly Interests: human capital law and policy, including employee noncompete agreements and the Future of Work, corporate governance with a focus...
Brad Killaly
  • Associate Dean for Full-Time MBA Programs
  • Clinical Associate Professor of Strategy
Brad Killaly is the Associate Dean for the Full Time and Global MBA Programs. He returned to his alma mater in 2014, when he joined the Strategy...