C 204 Principles of Management

Course Objectives

Understanding and mastering the principles of management will prepare the students to the world of management and business involving the development of their leadership skills and the adjustment to a cross-cultural world.

Course Content

Managers and Management
Historical Roots of Contemporary Management Practices
Managing in a contemporary world
Foundations of Planning
Foundations of decision making
Basic Organization Designs
Staffing & human resource management
Managing change & innovation
Foundations of individual & group behavior
Understanding Work
Motivation & rewarding employees
Leadership & Trust
Communication & Interpersonal Skills

Recommeded Text:

J. Crawshaw & J. Chambers. A Concise Course in Advanced Level Statistics. Stanley Thornes (ltd). 2001.

John E. Freund & Benjamin M. Perles. Statistics, A First Course. Prentice Hall. 2003.