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National College Credit Recommendation Service

Board of Regents  |  University of the State of New York

Consortium for International Studies | Evaluated Learning Experience

Law of Business and Business Organizations BUS 105


Varies; self-study.

Various; distance learning format.

September 2018 - Present.

Instructional delivery format: 
Hybrid course/exam
Learner Outcomes: 

Upon successful completion of the course, students will be able to: understand what is meant by the terms: ethics, sustainability, social responsibility, and the law; understand the fundamentals of how the United States legal system operates; understand how business entities and corporations are established, run, and are accountable legally and ethically; analyze business dealings in ethical terms; understand the impact of business decisions on stakeholders; understand the fundamentals of contract law from both a legal and ethical perspective; explain how firms sustain and renew resources, capabilities and core competencies to support international growth strategies; improve critical and strategic thinking, primarily through interpreting complex business contracts and contract law; and understand the principles of insurance law, corporate criminal law, and contract law.


This 15-week course provides students with the understanding of the legal, regulatory and ethical environment within which a business operates. The course includes a textbook and study guide, along with a final examination.

Credit recommendation: 

In the lower division baccalaureate/associate degree category, 3 semester hours in Business Law, Legal Environment of Business, and Law and Society (8/18) (9/23 revalidation).