IS 540 Applied Business Research

As an experiential learning class, this course covers advanced techniques of business research with an emphasis on managing real-world client projects. Students will be assigned to teams and work with clients to identify research requirements and construct recommendations. Students will acquire critical skills in creating professional deliverables through client engagements. Students will build professional research portfolios at the conclusion of their projects.

Recent syllabus

Scheduled Offerings

  • Spring 2020

    • IS540A
      Thu, 9:00 am - 11:50 am
      Room 53
      On-Campus
      Students must contact Professor Yoo-Seong Song at Yoosong@illinois.edu for approval to register.
      Instructor
      Yoo-Seong Song
      CRN
      67382
      Length
      16 weeks
    • IS540B
      Thu, 2:00 pm - 4:50 pm
      Room 53
      On-Campus
      Students must contact Professor Yoo-Seong Song at Yoosong@illinois.edu for approval to register.
      Instructor
      Yoo-Seong Song
      CRN
      69786
      Length
      16 weeks
  • Fall 2019

    • IS540A
      Tue, 3:30 pm - 6:20 pm
      Room 46
      On-Campus
      Prerequisite: IS 530 BIO (Business Information) or IS 539 (Information Consulting) and instructor?s approval, please email yoosong@illinois.edu.
      Instructor
      Yoo-Seong Song
      CRN
      70329
      Length
      16 weeks

Textbooks and Course Materials

Available from the Illinois Union Bookstore (IUB).