Basics of Management
MODULE TYPE: SDG11
Basics of Management is an introduction to the fundamental principles and practices of modern management. The purpose of the module is to provide a set of integrated frameworks highlighting why firms exist, and how these business organizations are structured and function. Drawing upon transaction cost thinking, each organisation is treated as a work in progress that has permeable boundaries and may always give birth to new enterprise. The module also aims at providing a practice-based introduction to understanding of business strategy and the relationship between business strategy and goals. Learning is facilitated and reinforced through the analysis of case studies and class discussions.
Discover what management really is; the market and the nature of the firm; organization and Functions; the strategy; production; knowledge and Culture.
Module level: Basic
Degree level: Bachelors, Masters, Doctoral
Study mode: Mixed
SDG11 Theme: Suitable for All Themes
Open to Life Long Learners: Yes
Starting date: March 2022
Finishing date: May 2022
Enrolment period: December 2021