Course Summary
Credit Type:
ACE Course Number:
11 weeks (69.6 hours)
Dates Offered:
Credit Recommendation & Competencies
Level Credits (SH) Subject
Upper-Division Baccalaureate 3 Business Management


The course objective is to provide an overview of management and an organization level perspective of planning, organizational strategy, managing teams, situational and strategic leadership, and the control and management of information and operations to prepare learners for advancement in management positions in an organization.

Learning Outcomes:

  • Describe the keys to effective strategies
  • Upon completion of the course, the student will be able to define management and how organizational culture, ethics, and social responsibility impact the role of a manager
  • Apply planning and decision-making skills in the areas of organizational strategy, organizational change, and global management
  • Explain how to effectively manage teams, human resource systems, and diversity
  • Apply specific theories and strategies for motivation and leadership
  • Define control and how to manage information
  • Describe strategies companies use to compete in a global marketplace
  • Describe how managers can overcome obstacles to diversity
  • Discuss ways to manage technology for competitive advantage
  • And describe how to manage and lead change effectively.

General Course Topics:

  • Foundations of management
  • Planning: delivering strategic value
  • Organizing: building a dynamic organization
  • Leading: mobilizing people
  • Controlling: learning and changing
Instruction & Assessment

Instructional Strategies:

  • Classroom Exercise
  • Computer Based Training
  • Discussion
  • Lectures

Methods of Assessment:

  • Case Studies
  • Examinations
  • Quizzes

Minimum Passing Score:

Supplemental Materials

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