Management Theory, Policy, and Process

MGMT X 190

Develop your management skills with this introductory course on the theory and applications of managerial functions.

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Fall
Winter
Spring
Summer
Classroom
Online
Starting at $765.00
As few as 6 weeks
4.0

What you can learn.

  • Learn about the theories of management and how to use them in practice in a wide variety of organizational settings
  • Accomplish organizational goals by learning how to manage people and resources
  • Apply theories to managerial problem solving and decision making
  • Learn about leadership and communication, as well as working through contemporary management issues

About this course:

This course presents the theory and application of managerial functions; the processes of planning, organizing, leading, and controlling in a wide variety of organizational settings; and how the management of people and resources can accomplish organizational goals. Systems theory, contingency approaches, and socio-technical systems are used to explain managerial problem solving and decision making in organizational contexts and a global environment. Other topics include motivation and participation, leadership and communication, management information systems, human resources management, management of technology, managerial ethics, and other contemporary management issues. Transferable for UC credit.

Winter 2020 Schedule

Available Format(s):

These courses are fully online, and there are no in-person classroom meetings.

Future Offering (Opens November 04, 2019 12:00:00 AM)
-
Instructor: Matthew Friedman
370741
Fee:
$765.00
See Details
Notes

Enrollment limited; early enrollment advised. Internet access required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after January 10, 2020
Course Requirements
Book: Leadership: Theory and Practice by Peter G. Northouse
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Course syllabus not yet available.

These courses meet in person and make use of an online presence to varying degrees.

Future Offering (Opens November 04, 2019 12:00:00 AM)
-
Tuesday, Thursday 9:00AM - 12:00PM
Location: UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
370740
Fee:
$795.00
See Details
Notes

Enrollment limited; early enrollment advised. Internet access required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after January 13, 2020
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Course syllabus not yet available.
(Optional) No required textbook for this section.
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Tue Jan 7, 2020
9:00AM - 12:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 408
Lecture
Thu Jan 9, 2020
9:00AM - 12:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 408
Lecture
Tue Jan 14, 2020
9:00AM - 12:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 408
Lecture
Thu Jan 16, 2020
9:00AM - 12:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 408
Lecture
Tue Jan 21, 2020
9:00AM - 12:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 408
Lecture
Thu Jan 23, 2020
9:00AM - 12:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 408
Lecture
Tue Jan 28, 2020
9:00AM - 12:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 408
Lecture
Thu Jan 30, 2020
9:00AM - 12:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 408
Lecture
Tue Feb 4, 2020
9:00AM - 12:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 408
Lecture
Thu Feb 6, 2020
9:00AM - 12:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 408
Lecture
Tue Feb 11, 2020
9:00AM - 12:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 408

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