• SSPL9041
  • Management Studies

  • Credits (ECTS): 5
  • Spatial Planning and Transport

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Module Description

The module provides an introduction to managerial effectiveness and behaviour which will assist the student improve their organisational performance through the better use and the management of human resources.

Module Aims

To provide students with a greater understanding of the theory and practice of management and to develop skills in interpersonal communication and team working.

Indicative Syllabus

Assertive communication
Component A
Component B
Conflict Resolution
Current Management theories including
Current management practices including
Definition of communication
Leadership Styles and Skills
Managerial Behaviour and Effectiveness
Managing Meetings
Negotiation Skills
Organisational Structure and Design
The Group Process
The Nature of Entrepreneurial Leadership
The Nature of Management
The application of Power and Control in organisations
The meaning and theory of Motivation
Time Management
Transactional Analysis

Total Contact Teaching Hours:36
Class Size:20

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