Professional Development at the Perdue School
Development is an important part of a student's learning experience at the
Perdue School of Business. To help students better understand the
professional expectations in a business environment, BUAD 300: Personal and
Professional Development is now a co-requisite with MGMT 320. This is a 1-credit course
that provides a valuable foundation for
transitioning from student to professional.
Business minors and Economics majors do not need to complete the
BUAD 300 course.
A $25 course fee will be
imposed when the student is
enrolled in BUAD 300. An
additional line item will be on their bill indicating a
course fee. The $25 fee
covers the course materials, specifically
electronic delivery of the videos.
Course requirements include the following:
- Complete online orientation module
- Complete 2 writing assignments.
- Attend "THE Meeting" is
Feb. 21, 2013. Mark your calendar!
- Attend 2 mandatory speaking events:
(1) ELS (2) WHM and 1 additional event from the pre-approved
- Attend 1 mandatory class session
"ABLE Workshop" and complete
a short online quiz afterwards. NOTE: students must complete
an online sexual harassment tutorial prior to attending
workshop" class session.
- Assigned readings in the textbook,
5 Steps to Professional Presence.
Students planning to take BUAD 300
in Fall 2013:
When enrolling in MGMT 320, students must
also register for its matching BUAD 300 co-requisite
in the same transaction. Attempting to enroll in an incorrect
section of BUAD 300 will result in an error. Minors should not
enroll in BUAD 300 as they do not need the course. Those who do
removed by the Registrar's office.
Students who have previously
completed MGMT 320 or who need to re-take BUAD 300 must
register for Dr Christy Weer's section.
All students enrolled in BUAD 300 will receive more
information via campus email prior to the beginning
of the semester on how to get started on BUAD 300 requirements.
Services also offers many great professional
development opportunities. Though not necessarily required
for BUAD 300, these opportunities to learn can benefit students
tremendously as they enter the workplace.
You must sign-up for MOST of these events by using
It is easy! Sign-in (using your GroupWise log-in) and access the
calendar at the top of the page and go from there!
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