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FRR 162
Small Business Management for Farriers


Credits: 2
Clock Hours per Quarter: 20

AA Discipline:

Lecture Hours:20


Description
Introduction to management tools for small business. Includes knowledge of financial statements, business planning and budgeting, inventory control, financing and marketing.

Intended Learning Outcomes
  • Demonstrate knowledge of different forms of business organization and advantages of each.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of basic financial statements and financial terms.
  • Prepare a cash budget.
  • Write a business mission statement and demonstrate knowledge of the benefits of a business having such a statement.
  • Write a business’ objectives and do a strengths and weakness analysis.
  • Identify necessary financial planning needed to begin operation of a small business.
  • List elements of a business plan.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of sources of funds for a business and what elements a lender looks for when making a loan.
  • List types of insurance available for small business.
  • Compute depreciation using the straight line and MACRS methods and determine what assets can be depreciated.
  • Calculate breakeven.
  • List and understand terms used in marketing.
  • List elements of a marketing strategy.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of supply purchasing procedures and supplier selection.
  • Identify costs of holding inventory.

  • Course Topics
  • Types of Business Organizations
  • Financial Statements / Cash Budget
  • Mission Statements, Objectives, Goals
  • Financial Planning
  • Business Plan
  • Financing, Credit, Loans
  • Risk / Insurance
  • Depreciation
  • Profit Planning
  • Marketing Strategies
  • Purchasing

  • Syllabi Listing See ALL Quarters
    Course
    Year Quarter
    Item
    Instructor  
    FRR 162
    Spring 2014
    1126
    Debora Frazier
    FRR 162
    Spring 2013
    1126
    Debora Frazier
    FRR 162
    Spring 2012
    1126
    Debora Frazier
    FRR 162
    Winter 2011
    1126
    Debora Frazier
    FRR 162
    Winter 2005
    1126
    Debora Frazier


    Two Year Projected Schedule

    Year One* Year Two**
    Fall
    Winter
    Spring
    Summer
    Mini 
    Fall
    Winter
    Spring
    Summer
    Mini
     
     
    X
     
     
     
     
     
     
     

    *If fall quarter starts on an odd year (2003, 2005, etc.), it's Year One.
    **
    If fall quarter starts on an even year (2002, 2004, etc.), it's Year Two.