General Questions

What will I learn in Introduction to Management?

The Introduction to Management course is a survey course covering the fundamental processes of management in terms of planning, organizing, leading and controlling in an organization. For a more detailed summary, we recommend watching this introductory video

When will the course run?

The course will start on June 10 and run through July 15.

Does this class require a textbook?

The course will use two textbooks. The first textbook is a traditional textbook and can be purchased here. The second textbook is a graphic novel textbook and can be purchased here. Other than that you will just need a computer with an internet connection.

Can I earn college credit taking this course?

There are two options: MOOC and For-Credit. The MOOC option is open to anyone, anywhere and enrollment is free. The For-Credit option is only open to University of Oklahoma students.

Are there other ways in which the MOOC and For-Credit options differ?

Most aspects of the MOOC and For-Credit options for the course are the same. However, they do differ in a few ways (like different quizzes)

MOOC Enrollment Option

What is a MOOC?

A massive open online course (MOOC) is an online course aiming at large-scale participation and open access via the web. (From http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mooc)

Is the MOOC free?

Absolutely! There are two enrollment options for the class: MOOC and credit. The MOOC option is completely free. You can enroll for the MOOC option here.

Do I have to be a University of Oklahoma student to enroll in the MOOC?

No! The MOOC option is open to anyone anywhere, regardless of your affiliation with the University of Oklahoma.

Can I switch my enrollment from MOOC to For-Credit?

If you are a University of Oklahoma student and the enrollment deadline has not yet passed, you may switch your enrollment to For-Credit. However, because the quizzes for the For-Credit option are different than for the MOOC option you will have to retake all of the quizzes.

Will I receive course credit from the University of Oklahoma for passing the MOOC?

No, if you wish to receive course credit from the University of Oklahoma, you must enroll as a student and elect to take the For-Credit option.

Will I receive a certificate of completion for passing the MOOC?

Yes, any student who completes the MOOC option with a grade of 70% or higher will receive a certificate of completion if desired.

For-Credit Enrollment Option

Who can enroll in the For-Credit option?

Any current student at the University of Oklahoma can enroll in the For-Credit option through OZONE. The enrollment info is Summer 2013 – MGT 2013-995 – CRN: 19859.Enroll for credit

Is enrollment in the For-Credit option free?

No, students enrolling in the For-Credit option must pay the tuition and fees associated with all web-delivery credit courses.

What is the enrollment deadline?

The last day for registration is June 12, 2013.

How can I use this course toward the completion of my degree?

This course can be used toward several enterprise/business-related minors and as an undergraduate free elective. For more specific guidance on degree planning, please talk with undergraduate advising.

Can I switch my enrollment from For-Credit to MOOC?

If the university deadline for dropping courses has not yet passed, you may switch your enrollment to MOOC. However, because the quizzes for the For-Credit option are different than for the MOOC option you will have to retake all of the quizzes.

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