BUS 240: Principles of Management

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General Elective

Study of management theory and concepts to provide students with practical tools for planning, leading, organizing, staffing and controlling within a dynamic organizational environment. Decision-making techniques for developing competitive advantages based on cost, quality, innovation and speed are emphasized. Student's will develop a comprehensive, industry-specific management project.

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Core Topics

Topics will include, but are not be limited to: the evolution of management, managerial decision making, strategic management, ethical issues in management, external environments, organizational structure, organizational responsiveness, human resource management, cultural diversity, managing teams, leadership, motivation, communications, control, operations management, technology, managing for quality.