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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Classroom
Starting at $765.00
As few as 11 weeks
4.0 Credits

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.

Fall 2018 Schedule

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

Available
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Tuesday 6:30PM - 9:30PM
Location: UCLA
Instructor: Kevin Grachi
363251
Fee:
$765.00
4 days left. Enroll by Sep 25, 2018
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Notes

Enrollment limited; early enrollment advised. Enrollment deadline: October 8, 2018. Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after October 8, 2018
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Book: Understanding Management by Richard L. Daft and Dorothy Marcic
(Optional) Book: The Goal: A Process of Ongoing Improvement by Eliyahu Goldratt
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Tue Sep 25, 2018
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
Rolfe Hall 3129
Lecture
Tue Oct 2, 2018
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
Rolfe Hall 3129
Lecture
Tue Oct 9, 2018
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
Rolfe Hall 3129
Lecture
Tue Oct 16, 2018
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
Rolfe Hall 3129
Lecture
Tue Oct 23, 2018
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
Rolfe Hall 3129
Lecture
Tue Oct 30, 2018
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
Rolfe Hall 3129
Lecture
Tue Nov 6, 2018
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
Rolfe Hall 3129
Lecture
Tue Nov 13, 2018
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
Rolfe Hall 3129
Lecture
Tue Nov 20, 2018
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
Rolfe Hall 3129
Lecture
Tue Nov 27, 2018
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
Rolfe Hall 3129
Lecture
Tue Dec 4, 2018
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
Rolfe Hall 3129

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