Course

Course Summary
Credit Type:
Course
ACE Course Number:
SDCM-0085
Organization Course Number:
Business 314
Organization:
Location:
Online
Length:
20 weeks (41 hours)
Dates Offered:
Credit Recommendation & Competencies
Level Credits (SH) Subject
Upper-Division Baccalaureate 3 Business Law
Description

Objective:

The course objective is to provide learners a broad overview of legal issues that govern and impact U.S employment relationships. Students will study and analyze a wide-range of relevant Federal and state laws, statutes, and regulations that impact the workplace.

General Course Topics:

  • Employment relationships
  • Employment law doctrines
  • Employment law and regulations
  • Employment law issues and trends
  • Torts in employment law
  • Labor laws and unions
  • Employment discrimination
  • Workplace sexual harassment laws and issues
  • Diversity in the workplace
  • Employee rights and privacy
  • Employee protections against retaliation
  • Workplace health and safety requirements
  • Compensation, wage and hour regulation
  • Benefit programs
  • Performance management in the workplace
Instruction & Assessment

Instructional Strategies:

  • Audio Visual Materials

Methods of Assessment:

  • Examinations
  • Quizzes
  • Written Papers

Minimum Passing Score:

70%
Supplemental Materials