Founded in 1976 originally and under the name Association for Business Sponsorship of the Arts (ABSA), Arts & Business was based on a model developed in New York by David Rockefeller The first organisation of its kind in the UK, ABSA pioneered business sponsorship of the arts in the UK. Course work covers strategic planning and thinking, a specific focus on comprehensive revenue development in arts marketing and philanthropy, cultural policy, contract negotiations and labour relations, financial and management accounting, and digital entrepreneurship.
Scheduling Core Courses in Business Administration: It is recommended that courses in Group 1 below be completed before taking courses in Group 2 and that those in Group 2 be completed before taking courses in Group 3. It is required that courses in the first three groups be completed before taking MGT 498 Strategic Management.
The Division of Online and Professional Studies is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs ( ACBSP ). As part of the on-going accreditation process, regular reports are submitted which identify, among other things, our plan for assessing student learning, faculty qualifications, and the deployment of faculty resources.
First things first – a big congratulations to Alder Hey’s Children’s Hospital Arts for Health service, which has been successful in securing £50,000 from the People’s Project Big Lottery Fund to deliver a comprehensive programme of music with children and families on the wards.
Arts & Economic Prosperity Study IV – 2010 Data (City of Boulder) : This research was part of the most recent national study by Americans for the Arts and demonstrates that the nonprofit arts and culture sector is an important economic driver and contributed over $20 million of economic impact in the City of Boulder.