[ 986BOOTBC2K19 ] KS BC2: Foundations of management

Es ist eine neuere Version 2022W dieser LV im Curriculum Master's programme Leading Innovative Organizations 2022W vorhanden.
Workload Education level Study areas Responsible person Hours per week Coordinating university
6 ECTS M1 - Master's programme 1. year Business Administration Elke Schüßler 2 hpw Johannes Kepler University Linz
Detailed information
Pre-requisites keine
Original study plan Master's programme Leading Innovative Organizations 2020W
  • Understand fundamental tools and functions of management
  • Know how to apply fundamental tools in various functions to solve managerial problems
Subject This course provides a basic understanding of management and is structured in three parts:

  • Management Theory: Introduction and Classical Approaches to Management, Motivation, Groups and Leadership; Systems and Contingency Approaches to Management; Contemporary Approaches to Management
  • Management Practice: Context of Management, Strategy, Organization Design and Change
  • Functional Management: Marketing Management, Operations Management, Human Resource Management, Information Resource Management
Criteria for evaluation Individual Assignment (66%), Group Assignment (34%)
Methods Self study, question-based learning, online-mediated discussions, case studies
Language English
Study material Cole, Kelly (2015): Managment Theory and Practice (8th ed). Cengage Learning (ISBN 978-1-4080-9527-0)
Changing subject? No
Further information Study Material should be accessed before the start of the course.
On-site course
Maximum number of participants 40
Assignment procedure Direct assignment