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BUS 189
Principles of Management


Credits: 5
Clock Hours per Quarter: 50

AA Discipline:

Lecture Hours:50


Description
Modern management is both exciting and challenging today. Through the use of the internet and other related digital applications managers today have at their request the most revolutionary tools since the development of the assembly line and Henry Ford. The course is organized around the four traditional functions of management: planning, organizing, leading and controlling. There will also be contemporary topics discussed such as technology, empowerment, diversity and TQM. Formerly BA 189.

Intended Learning Outcomes
  • Describe the functions of management.
  • Describe new employer-employee relationships in the workforce.
  • Identify the current forces shaping management practice today and for the future.
  • List the skills you need to be an effective manager.
  • Identify the keys to gaining advantage over your organization’s competitors.
  • Identify the basic business activities involving management

  • Course Topics
  • The Evolution of Management Theory
  • The Organizational Environment
  • The Global Environment
  • Ethics and Social responsibility
  • Decision Making
  • The Planning Process
  • Organizational Control
  • Motivation Theories
  • Operations Management

  • Syllabi Listing See ALL Quarters
    Course
    Year Quarter
    Item
    Instructor  
    BUS 189
    Spring 2014
    6043
    Linda Lane
    BUS 189
    Spring 2013
    6998
    Linda Lane
    BUS 189
    Spring 2012
    6043
    Linda Lane
    BUS 189
    Spring 2012
    0295
    Bridget Bergiel
    BUS 189
    Spring 2011
    6043
    Linda Lane


    Two Year Projected Schedule

    Year One* Year Two**
    Fall
    Winter
    Spring
    Summer
    Mini 
    Fall
    Winter
    Spring
    Summer
    Mini
     
     
    X
     
     
     
     
    X
     
     

    *If fall quarter starts on an odd year (2003, 2005, etc.), it's Year One.
    **
    If fall quarter starts on an even year (2002, 2004, etc.), it's Year Two.