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Number:MG224
Name:Management Principles
Description:This is an introductory course designed to provide the student with a strong foundation in the four functions of management - planning, organizing, leading, and controlling. While the focus of the course is to familiarize the student with the terminology and concepts of management, through discussions and class activities, students will have the opportunity to examine and apply, when appropriate, various theories and concepts about managing effectively in this rapidly changing, globally competitive environment.
Credit(s):3
Offered (DAY schedule):Every semester
Instructor Permission Required:N
Pre-Requisite(s):

Course Objectives

By the completion of the course, students will have studied, discussed, and developed an understanding of: The history of organizations and the necessity for business organizations globally. The roles, responsibilities, and expectations of today’s managers. The definition of management and how this field has evolved. The need for increased skills for managers. An appreciation for the study of management. The ability to transfer this knowledge into practical application in the work environment.

Books Previously Used in this Course

Term Year Title ISBN Author Edition Publisher
S 2013 Essentials of Contemporary Management 0-07-802934-1 Jones, Gareth R. 5TH 13 Richard D. Irwin, Inc.
F 2012 Essentials of Contemporary Management 0-07-802934-1 Jones, Gareth R. 5TH 13 Richard D. Irwin, Inc.
F 2012 Supervisory Management 0-538-73707-7 Mosley, Donald C. 8TH 11 South-Western Publishing
F 2011 MANAGEMENT NOW (2ND) 0-07-337729-5 GHILLYER MCG
S 2011 MANAGEMENT 0-07-337701-5 GHILLYER MCGRAW-HILL
F 2010 MANAGEMENT 0-07-337701-5 GHILLYER MCG
F 2010 SUPERVISORY MANAGEMENT 0-538-73707-7 MOSLEY 8 SW
S 2010 ESSENTIALS OF CONTEMPORAR 0-07-353024-7 JONES 3 MCG
V 2010 Supervisory Management Mosley 8 Cengage
V 2010 SUPERVISORY MANAGEMENT 0-538-73707-7 MOSLEY 8 SW
F 2009 ESSENTIALS OF CONTEMPORAR 0-07-353024-7 JONES 3 MCGRAW-HILL PUBLISHING
F 2009 ESSENTIALS OF CONTEMPORAR 0-07-353024-7 JONES ESSENTIA 3 MCG
F 2009 SUPERVISORY MANAGEMENT 0-324-42143-5 MOSLEY 7 SW
S 2009 CONTEMPORARY MANAGEMENT 0-07-353022-0 JONES 5 MCGRAW-HILL PUBLISHING
V 2009 SUPERVISORY MANAGEMENT 0-324-42143-5 MOSLEY 7 CENGAGE LEARNING
F 2008 CONTEMPORARY MANAGEMENT 0-07-353022-0 JONES 5 MCGRAW-HILL PUBLISHING
S 2008 CONTEMPORARY MANAGEMENT JONES 5 MCG
F 2007 MANAGEMENT ROBBINS PEA031
F 2007 SUPERVISORY MANAGEMENT MOSLEY 7 SW
S 2007 CONTEMPORARY MANAGEMENT (W/CD) 0-07-304921-2 JONES 4 MCGRAW-HILL PUBLISHI
S 2006 CONTEMPORARY MANAGEMENT-W/DVD JONES 4TH 06
F 2005 CONTEMPORARY MANAGEMENT-W/DVD JONES 4TH 06
F 2005 SUPERVISORY MANAGEMENT MOSLEY 6TH 05
F 2005 Supervisory Management 0-324-17892-1 Mosley Sixth Thomson/South West
F 2003 Contemporary Management 007291890x Jones 3 McGraw
F 2002 CONTEMPORARY MANAGEMENT-W/CD 0072551003 JOENS 3 MCG
F 2002 CONTEMPORARY MANAGEMENT-W/CD 0072551003 JONES 3 MCG
S 2002 CONTEMPORARY MANAGEMENT-TEXT ONLY 0-07-228147-2 JONES 2ND 00 MCGRAW
S 2002 Contemporary Management-W/2-CD's 0-07-242483-4 Jones 2nd MCG
S 2002 MANAGEMENT 02/03 0-07-250686-5 DUSHKIN GROUP 10TH 02 MCGRAW
F 2001 Contemporary Management-W/2-CD's 0-07-242483-4 Jones 2nd MCG
F 2001 Management 0-13-031965-1 Robbins 7th Pearson
S 2001 Contemporary Management w/Powerweb 0-07-242483-4 Janes MCG
S 2001 Contemporary Management w/Powerweb 0-07-242483-4 Jones MCG
S 2001 Management 0-07-228885-X Rue 9 MCG
S 2000 Contemporary Management w/ Management 99/00 0-07-403126-0 Jones MCG
S 2000 Management (w/ cd) 0-13-921503-4 Robbins 6 PH
S 2000 Management (w/CD) 0-13-921503-4 Robbins 6 PH
W 2000 Management w/ Cd 0-13-921503-4 Robbins 6 PH
U 1999 Management (w/CD) 0-13-921503-4 Robbins 6 PH
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