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On completion of this module students should be able to:
1.Understand the principal ideas and developments in the theory and practice of management
2.Appreciate the importance of planning as a central organisational activity and, in particular, to consider the process of business strategy development
3.Discuss the environment of management with particular reference to context.
4.Identify critical aspects of organisation, leadership and teamwork.
5.Explain the nature of control in management.
|Student Effort Type||Hours|
|Specified Learning Activities||
|Autonomous Student Learning||
no prior study of business managementLearning Exclusions:
Students from the following Programmes are excluded from completing this module - B Comm; B Comm (Business and Chinese Studies); B Comm International; Business and Legal Studies; B Sc Economics & Finance; Diploma in Foundations in Business.Learning Recommendations:
The module is designed for students from a non business background who wish to gain insights on management issues in the business world. It is aimed particularly at students pursuing medicine, engineering, social science who may in the future wish to set up / or get involved in business management.
|Description||Timing||Component Scale||% of Final Grade|
|Multiple Choice Questionnaire (Short): MCQ's||Varies over the Trimester||n/a||Graded||No||
|Group Project: Group Project||Varies over the Trimester||n/a||Graded||No||
|Examination: End of semester examination online via Brightspace||2 hour End of Trimester Exam||Yes||Graded||No||
|Resit In||Terminal Exam|
|Autumn||Yes - 2 Hour|
• Feedback individually to students, post-assessment
• Peer review activities
Not yet recorded.
|Professor Pamela Sharkey Scott||Subject Extern Examiner|