American University of Central Asia - AUCA - Major requirements
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Major requirements

 

Program Content and Requirements

The Social Entrepreneurship and Design Thinking concentration is comprised of both required and elective courses. Below is a list of these courses:

 

Required Core Courses

 

level

 

credits

 

 

1.      Ethics, Commerce and Society (BA/SOC)

 

100

 

3

 

 

2.      Introduction to Sociology (SOC/LAS)

 

100

 

6

 

 

3.      Intro to Microeconomic Theory (ECO)

 

100

 

6

 

 

4.      Cultural Concepts and Social Networks (ANTH)

 

100

 

6

 

 

5.      Civil Society Organizations Law (Non-commercial Law) (IBL)

 

200

 

3

 

 

6.      Design Thinking and Innovation Lab (BA/Software)

 

200

 

6

 

 

7.      Sociology of Development (SOC/LAS)

 

300

 

6

 

 

8.      Social Entrepreneurship (BA)

 

300

 

6

 

 

9.      Social Enterprise and Frugal Innovation (BA)

 

300   

                

6

 

 

Major elective courses – choose any 2 courses:

     

1.      Intro to Marketing (BA)

 

100

 

6

 

 

2.      Consumer Behavior (BA)

 

200

 

6

 

 

3.      Enterprise-Wide Risk Management (EMSD)

 

200

 

6

 

 

4.      Technology and Culture (SYS/HUM/ART/SS)

 

200

 

6

 

 

5.      Environmental and Social Impact Assessment (LAS/EMSD)

 

200

 

6

 

 

6.      International Environmental Law and Policy (LAS/EMSD)

 

300

 

6

 

 

7.      Introduction to Finance (BA/ECO)

 

300

 

6

 

 

8.      Investment Law and Sustainable Development (IBL)

 

300

 

6

 

 

9.      Cross-Cultural Management (BA/JMC)

 

300

 

6

 

 

10.  Accounting for Environmental Management & Sustainability (LAS/EMSD)

 

300

 

6

 

 

11.  Managerial Accounting

 

300

 

6

 

 

12.  Fund Development for Non-Profits (ICP/SOC)

 

300

 

6

 

 

13.  International Development: Donors, NGOs, Communities and Culture (ANT)

 

300

 

6

 

 

14.  Environment, sustainability and development in Central Asia (LAS/EMSD)

 

300

 

6

 

 

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