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Management Theory And Practice

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This course explores the rich field of management in theory and practice, and as both a science and an art. Students learn to apply management concepts to current workplace issues. Other topics include increasing competitive forces, expectations for successful performance of employees and organizations, and achieving desired business goals.

This undergraduate-level course is 5 weeks This course is available to take individually or To enroll, speak with an Enrollment Representative.

Course details:

Credits: 3
Continuing education units: XX
Professional development units: XX
Duration: 5 weeks

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    Introduction to Management

    • Describe the role of manager.
    • Identify the skills for effective management.
    • Recognize how to shift from operational level employee to operational manager.

    Management in a Global Environment

    • Explain the management environment, innovation, change, and sustainability.
    • Explain the impact of global management practices and cultural diversity.
    • Identify management challenges for new ventures.
    • Differentiate how the elements of performance management (planning, facilitation, goal setting, feedback, and evaluation) align with new ventures.

    Planning and Controlling

    • Develop effective business decision making processes.
    • Identify planning and control processes for business.
    • Define strategic management practices and organizational structures.

    Organizational Design and Human Resources

    • Explore organizational structures and design.
    • Identify the importance of effective human resource management.
    • Explore the relationship of organizational culture to change.

    Learning to Lead

    • Define leading and leadership development.
    • Identify individual behavior versus team performance.
    • Recognize motivation theory and practices.
    • Explain the importance of communication and collaboration.
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