BUS137 FALL 2010 Syllabi

BUS137 FALL 2010 Syllabi - WAKE TECHNICAL COMMUNITY COLLEGE...

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WAKE TECHNICAL COMMUNITY COLLEGE Course Syllabus Principles of Management · BUS 137 Instructor: Marilyn Terrill Office: Modular Building, Main Campus Phone: 919-866-5691 Office Hrs: M/W 8-11a.m.; 12:30-2:30p.m. TTH 8a.m.- 2:30 p.m. F 12:30-2:30 p.m. Text: MANAGEMENT Thomas S. Bateman and Scott A. Snell; McGraw-Hill; 2 nd Edition; ISBN: 978-0-07-813723-5 Credit Hours: Three semester hours Prerequisite None Co-Requisites: None Scantrons Required by Students: 3 - Scantron Form No. 882-E, 100 questions Course Description This course is designed to be an overview of the major functions of management. Emphasis is placed on planning, organizing, controlling, directing, and communicating. Upon completion, students should be able to work as contributing members of a team utilizing these functions of management. Course Goals 1. To develop knowledge and selected skills in the major management functions, including planning, organizing, staffing, directing, and controlling. 2. To develop communicating skills, particularly in organizational settings. 3. To develop decision-making skills, particularly in participative settings. 4. To develop knowledge and skills in team building and maintenance. Course Objectives Upon successfully completing this course, students will be able to. .. 1. Demonstrate their knowledge of the roles and purposes of management, and to identify similarities and differences in management levels. 2. Demonstrate their knowledge of the environments in which management must plan and make decisions. 3. Demonstrate their knowledge of managerial planning, including strategic, tactical, operations, and contingency planning. 4. Demonstrate their knowledge of goals, objectives, policies, and procedures as they relate to organizations. 5. Demonstrate their knowledge of managerial organizing, including organization types and trends. 6. Demonstrate introductory knowledge of staffing, including human resource planning, selection, and appraisal. 7. Demonstrate their knowledge of managerial directing, including leadership and motivation. 8. Demonstrate their knowledge of managerial controlling, including project management tools such as creating a Gant Chart. 9. Demonstrate their knowledge and skills in organizational communicating, especially how to improve outcomes and avoid communication errors. 10. Demonstrate their knowledge and skills in team building and contributing in a course project. 11. Demonstrate their knowledge and skills in decision-making to achieve organizational goals.
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This note was uploaded on 10/22/2011 for the course ACCT 3551 taught by Professor Brown during the Spring '11 term at UNC.

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