INTERNATIONAL BURCH UNIVERSITY
Graduate Study - Faculty of Economics and Social Sciences
Management PhD
2011-2012

SYLLABUS
Code Name Level Year Semester
BUS 603 Readings In Organization And Management Graduate 1 Spring
Status Number of ECTS Credits Class Hours Per Week Total Hours Per Semester Language
7.5 0 English Language

Instructor Assistant Coordinator
Muzaffer AYDEMİR, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Serkan BAYRAKTAROĞLU, Prof. Dr.
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COURSE OBJECTIVE
This course deals with the actual problems and issues in management; that is, how to identify and choose a effective ways to have well-designed organizations, how to understand influence of current developments, and finally how to create the organizational context to develop alternative approach to solve problems. As such, the objectives of this course are twofold: 1) to explore new conceptual frameworks and models which will assist you to understand current situation into management; 2) to help you acquire practical experience in dealing with managerial issues.

COURSE CONTENT
Week
Topic
  1. The Impact of Iformation Technology on Business Processes
  2. Business Groups in Turkey: Structure and Diversification Strategies
  3. Instituonal Theory: What It Brings to Organization Theory?
  4. Diversity Management in MNO’s : Managing HR in MNOs
  5. Business Ethics and Global Practises

LABORATORY/PRACTICE PLAN
Week
Topic

    TEACHING/ASSESSMENT
    Description
    • Lectures
    • Presentation
    • Project
    • Case Studies
    Description (%)
    Method Quantity Percentage (%)
    Project50
    Term Paper50
    Total: 100
    Learning outcomes
    • Formulate solutions to perceived current management problems by applying applicable business management research.
    • Evidence higher level management learning regarding current topics in management through written submissions
    • Extrapolate the outcomes of management developments using conceptual frameworks.
    • Defend the prediction of governmental, corporate, and non-profit policy makers and leaders.
    • Criticize the prediction of governmental, corporate, and non-profit policy makers and leaders.
    TEXTBOOK(S)

      ECTS (Allocated based on student) WORKLOAD
      Activities Quantity Duration (Hour) Total Work Load
      Lecture (14 weeks x Lecture hours per week) 0
      Laboratory / Practice (14 weeks x Laboratory/Practice hours per week) 0
      Midterm Examination (1 week) 0
      Final Examination(1 week) 0
      Preparation for Midterm Examination 0
      Preparation for Final Examination7.50
      Total Workload: 0
      ECTS Credit (Total workload/25): 0