Business management (2014/2015)



Course code
4S00124
Credits
9
Coordinator
Federico Brunetti
Other available courses
Other available courses
    Academic sector
    SECS-P/08 - MANAGEMENT
    Language of instruction
    Italian
    Teaching is organised as follows:
    Activity Credits Period Academic staff Timetable
    lezione 8 Secondo semestre Federico Brunetti
    esercitazione 1 Secondo semestre Angelo Bonfanti

    Lesson timetable

    Secondo semestre
    Activity Day Time Type Place Note
    lezione Tuesday 10:00 AM - 11:40 AM lesson Lecture Hall Auditorium  
    lezione Wednesday 8:10 AM - 9:50 AM lesson Lecture Hall Auditorium  
    lezione Thursday 10:00 AM - 11:40 AM lesson Lecture Hall Auditorium  
    lezione Friday 8:30 AM - 10:10 AM lesson Lecture Hall Auditorium  

    Learning outcomes

    The course aims to provide students with the basic knowledge in the field of business management and decision-making process.

    Syllabus

    The module involves a range of teaching strategies including lectures, case studies and guest lectures. Additional material will be in the form of web-based reading and research, selected texts, journal articles and contemporary magazine and press articles. Independent research and study will be encouraged throughout to complement group work activities.

    TEXTBOOKS

    ATTENDING STUDENTS
    1. notes form the lectures and documents delivered through e-learning platform
    2. Claudio Baccarani, Federico Brunetti, Elena Giaretta (eds.), Impresa e management tra competitività e progresso”, seconda edizione, Giappichelli, Torino, 2015
    3. Federico Brunetti, Pervasività d'impresa e relazioni di mercato: quale futuro?, Giappichelli, Torino, 2004.


    NON ATTENDING STUDENTS

    1. Claudio Baccarani, Federico Brunetti, Elena Giaretta (eds.), Impresa e management tra competitività e progresso”, seconda edizione Giappichelli, Torino, 2015

    2. further materials (available on e-learning platform):
    1. The Good Company – HBR
    2. Beyond CSR: Integrated External Engagement – McKinsey
    3. Meaning Quotient of Work – McKinsey
    4. Decisioni intuitive - G. Gigerenzer
    5. Driving growth with business model innovation – BCG

    3. Federico Brunetti, Pervasività d'impresa e relazioni di mercato: quale futuro?, Giappichelli, Torino, 2004

    Assessment methods and criteria

    1 hour written examination made up of open questions to test basic knowledge. If passed, oral examination to test critical analysis skills will take place.

    Teaching aids
    Title Format (Language, Size, Publication date)
    A cosa serve studiare - M. Nussbaum  pdfpdf (it, 86 KB, 17/03/15)
    Antifragile - Nassim N. Taleb  pdfpdf (it, 1308 KB, 28/10/14)
    Atenei e classifiche - Corriere della Sera  pdfpdf (it, 67 KB, 28/10/14)
    Idea aziendalista dello studio  pdfpdf (it, 366 KB, 17/03/15)
    In compagnia degli estranei - P. Seabright  pdfpdf (it, 111 KB, 17/03/15)
    L'impresa come vocazione - M. Novak  pdfpdf (it, 128 KB, 17/03/15)
    Vita mortale dei fatti - Corriere della Sera  pdfpdf (it, 126 KB, 28/10/14)