Principles of Management
This course teaches management and the management functions of planning, organizing, directing and controlling. Focuses on application of management principles to realistic situations managers encounter as they attempt to achieve organizational objectives. This course provides the student with a theoretical knowledge of the role, functions, and environment of the manager. The student will learn about the development of management principles and their integration into modern management theory. The primary management functions and skills required to perform those functions will be studied and analyzed by the student. The course is a basic preparation for the knowledge and understanding required to (1) become an effective manager and (2) study management application techniques offered in BUS 202 - "Applied Management Principles." The student should also have completed BUS 100-Introduction to Business or the equivalent. Lecture 3 hours per week.