[ 986BOOTBC1K22 ] KS BC1: Foundations of management

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 2022W
  • 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.

Äquivalente Lehrveranstaltungen: 986BOOTBC2K19 BC2: Foundations of management

Earlier variants They also cover the requirements of the curriculum (from - to)
986BOOTBC2K19: KS BC2: Foundations of management (2019S-2022S)
On-site course
Maximum number of participants 40
Assignment procedure Direct assignment