BUS101e Management is an introductory course in management theory and application, in the Asian context. This course introduces the fundamental concepts and principles of Business Management to students. It provides knowledge of the four management functions – Planning, Organising, Leading and Controlling in the light of the ever changing and turbulent business environment. It addresses some key themes and issues that are directly relevant to day to day business operations. This foundational knowledge base of management principles and concepts will enable students to enhance their own management capabilities and to understand what it takes to manage resources (including people) in an organisation.
Credit Units: 5
Presentation Pattern: Every semester
E-Learning: BLENDED - Learning is done MAINLY online using interactive study materials in Canvas. Students receive guidance and support from online instructors via discussion forums and emails. This is supplemented with SOME face-to-face sessions. If the course has an exam component, this will be administered on-campus.