INTERNATIONAL BURCH UNIVERSITY
Faculty of Economics and Social Sciences
Department of International Relations and European Studies
2014-2015

SYLLABUS
Code Name Level Year Semester
FES 105 Fundamentals of Management Undergraduate 1 Fall
Status Number of ECTS Credits Class Hours Per Week Total Hours Per Semester Language
5 0 English

Instructor Assistant Coordinator
Edin SMAJIC, Senior Teaching Assistant Edin Smajić Edin SMAJIC, Senior Teaching Assistant
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COURSE OBJECTIVE
This course teaches management and the management functions of planning, organizing, directing, and controlling.
A comprehensive immersion in the fundamentals of management. This course provides a thorough understanding of what is required to set up organization, motivate and manage your team successfully and provides clear structures and tools to enable you to do this. It will show you how to master the five key areas of modern management: Goal Setting; Effective Time Management; Performance Management; Motivating Your Team.

COURSE CONTENT
Week
Topic
  1. Introduction to Management and Basics
  2. Managing and the Manager's Job
  3. The Environment and Culture of Organizations
  4. The Ethical and Social Environment
  5. The Global Environment and The Multicultural Environment
  6. Basic Elements of Planning and Decision Making
  7. Managing Decision Making and Problem Solving
  8. Basic Elements of Organizing, Managing Organization Design and Managing Organization Change and Innovation
  9. Basic Elements of Individual Behavior in Organizations
  10. Managing Employee Motivation and Performance
  11. Managing Leadership and Influence Processes and Managing Interpersonal Relations and Communication
  12. Managing Work Groups and Teams
  13. Managing Human Resources in Organizations
  14. Basic Elements of Control
  15. Managing Operations, Quality, and Productivity

LABORATORY/PRACTICE PLAN
Week
Topic

    TEACHING/ASSESSMENT
    Description
    • Lectures
    • Presentation
    • Case Studies
    Description (%)
    Method Quantity Percentage (%)
    Quiz10
    Homework10
    Midterm Exam(s)130
    Final Exam150
    Total: 100
    Learning outcomes
      TEXTBOOK(S)
      • 1- Management, Ricky W. Griffin, Houghton and Mifflin, 9th Edition, South Western Cenage Learning

      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 Examination 0
      Assignment / Homework/ Project 0
      Seminar / Presentation 0
      Total Workload: 0
      ECTS Credit (Total workload/25): 0