Course: OBHR 22100 – Principles of Management

Do you know what managers do? How can you be a better manager? This course will help you develop management skills and knowledge. This is an introductory management course which allows students to learn various management concepts and theories such as leadership, motivation, organization design, strategic management, self-leadership, organizational learning, emotional intelligence etc. Many topics will be covered in a general fashion. Students will understand and use language and terminology used by managers. Students should finish the course with an understanding, familiarity, and attitude towards management and business.

The course has three major components: readings (chapters), assignments and tests. The chapters cover the basic management knowledge and frameworks. Assignments will enhance comprehension. These assignments will allow students to apply and further explore and integrate theories with real business practices.