Distance Learning Courses

Courses for Spring 2018

MAN 4720:  Strategic Management and Business Policy

Instructor:  Dr. Steven Williamson

Description:  This course demonstrates an analysis of how functions such as sales, finance, procurement, distribution and personnel are correlated to form an integrated business policy and how corporate strategy is formulated, implemented and evaluated.  This course is taken in a student's final term at UNF.

Prerequisites:  MAR 3023 or equivalent, FIN 3403 or equivalent, and MAN 3025 or equivalent, and at least a 2.0 GPA

MAN 6726:  Advanced Strategic Management
Instructor:  Dr. Steven Williamson
Description:  Advanced Strategic Management (ASM) is the Capstone course of the MBA program.  This course requires the student to assimilate and integrate the knowledge acquired from the functional disciplines through application utilizing a strategic framework.  Further, students utilize various models and theories of firm structure and performance to understand how to evaluate, allocate and deploy the various resources that an enterprise controls in order to develop and achieve integrated strategic objectives.

Prerequisites:  Students must be in their last semester of graduate work, have an overall graduate GPA of 3.0 or better on their degree evaluation courses and have attained permission to register from a graduate advisor.





BCN 4708:  Construction Documents & Contracts
Instructor:   James Sorce
Description:  A study of the legal and protective documentation used in the construction field.  These documents include contracts, specifications, insurance and bonds.

Prerequisites:  All program prerequisites should be completed prior to taking this course. 




 CEG 4104:  Analysis Design of Earth Retaining Systems
Instructor:  Dr. Nick Hudyma

Description: This course provides comprehensive coverage of the principles for geotechnical analysis and design of earth retaining systems.  Course topics include earth pressure theories, design of rigid and flexible retaining structures, design of braced and anchored shoring systems, design of reinforced earth walls, and stability analyses for earth slopes.


Prerequisites:  CEG 3011C




 CGN 6933:  Coastal Structures
Instructor:  Dr. Raf Crowley

Description:  Planning and design for beach nourishment, breakwaters, jetties, seawalls and coastal protection structures.


Prerequisites:  Graduate school admission or special permission from instructor