This unit aims to introduce students to the nature and context of management. It explores the functions and processes of management and encourages students to critically reflect on management theory and practice. It can be taken as a standalone unit for students enrolled in various specialist masters programs and also prepares students for further study in strategic management, organisational analysis and strategy and human resource management.
1 x 3 hour seminar/tutorial per week
quiz (10%), assignment (20%), essay (35%), participation (10%), final exam (25%)