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
Online
Hybrid
Starting at $765.00
As few as 11 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 2021 Schedule

Available Format(s):

These courses are fully online and have no regular meeting times.

Enrollment Closed
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This section has no set meeting times.
Instructor: Matthew Friedman
377329
Fee:
$765.00
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Notes

Enrollment limited; early enrollment advised. Internet access required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after January 08, 2021
Course Requirements
Book: Leadership: Theory and Practice by Peter G. Northouse
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.

Available Format(s):

Hybrid courses have both regular remote meeting times and online instruction. Click “See Details” for more information.

Future Offering (Opens February 01, 2021 12:00:00 AM)
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Tuesday 6:30PM PT - 8:00PM PT
Location: Online
378790
Fee:
$765.00
See Details
Notes

Enrollment limited; early enrollment advised. Internet access required. 

Refund Deadline
No refunds after April 12, 2021
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Tue Mar 30, 2021
6:30PM PT - 8:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Tue Apr 6, 2021
6:30PM PT - 8:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Tue Apr 13, 2021
6:30PM PT - 8:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Tue Apr 20, 2021
6:30PM PT - 8:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Tue Apr 27, 2021
6:30PM PT - 8:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Tue May 4, 2021
6:30PM PT - 8:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Tue May 11, 2021
6:30PM PT - 8:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Tue May 18, 2021
6:30PM PT - 8:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Tue May 25, 2021
6:30PM PT - 8:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Tue Jun 1, 2021
6:30PM PT - 8:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Tue Jun 8, 2021
6:30PM PT - 8:00PM PT
Online

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