- One Semester or equivalent
- 36 hours
On-campus unit delivery combines face-to-face and digital learning. For Online unit delivery, learning is conducted exclusively online.
Aims and objectives
This unit provides a broad understanding of the management role and its significance in enabling organisations to operate effectively within a fast paced, increasingly complex and diverse global environment.
Students who successfully complete this unit will be able to:
1. Critically analyse environmental pressures on management historically and contemporarily, and the responsiveness of the managerial function to environmental shifts.
2. Demonstrate coherent and advanced knowledge of managerial functions of planning, organising, leading and controlling across the organisation in diverse and complex environments.
3. Critically analyse managerial roles and functions at different organisational levels and in different types of organisations.