Business management (2015/2016)

Course code
4S00124
Name of lecturers
Federico Brunetti, Angelo Bonfanti
Coordinator
Federico Brunetti
Number of ECTS credits allocated
9
Other available courses
Academic sector
SECS-P/08 - MANAGEMENT
Language of instruction
Italian
Period
secondo semestre triennali dal Feb 15, 2016 al Jun 1, 2016.

Lesson timetable

secondo semestre triennali
Day Time Type Place Note
Wednesday 8:15 AM - 10:45 AM lesson Lecture Hall Auditorium  
Thursday 11:00 AM - 1:30 PM lesson Lecture Hall Auditorium  
Friday 11:00 AM - 12:40 PM 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 corporation and its identity: what is a corporation, aims, role, vision, mission, strategy, social responsibility, profit, risk, short and long term
The firm's life cycle: birth, evolution, and survival
The company and its environment: complexity, pace of change, shareholder and stakeholder approach
Human resources in the company: entrepreneur, entrepreneurship, manager, leader and leadership
Creativity and Innovation
Corporate strategy and competitive strategy
Decision-making in the firm

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.

STUDENT MODULE EVALUATION - 2015/2016