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
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 2022 Schedule

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Instructor: Matthew Friedman
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$765.00
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Notes

Enrollment limited; early enrollment advised. Internet access required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after January 07, 2022
Course Requirements
Book: Leadership: Theory and Practice by Peter G. Northouse
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.

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