Module Details for the Academic Year 2017/2018

BMGT44990 Executive Decision Making

This module focuses on understanding and improving decision-making processes, acquiring tools for making difficult decisions, and understanding behavioural issues that can lead to poor decisions.
By the end of the module, participants are expected to be able to:
- Structure a complex decision into a manageable model of the problem
- Analyse decision options and identify optimal choices based on desired selection criteria
- Identify and explain behavioural traps that jeopardise effective decision-making
- Explain factors influencing the quality of group decisions and select appropriate group decision-making approaches
- Appraise the strengths and weaknesses of different qualitative and quantitative decision-making approaches and select effective approaches on the basis of this appraisal. 
Item Workload
Specified Learning Activities 60 hours
Autonomous Student Learning 48 hours
Lectures 24 hours
Description FINAL Timing
Continuous Assessment :Individual Assignment Work 40% of Final Grade Unspecified
Group Project :Group Project 30% of Final Grade Unspecified
Journal :Learning Journal 30% of Final Grade Unspecified
Resit Opportunities

In-semester assessment


If you fail this module you may repeat, resit or substitute where permissible 
Curricular information is subject to change

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