Courses Catalogue

Management Of Organizations

COURSE CODE: CIV3216
COURSE CREDIT UNIT: 3
ACADEMIC PROGRAMME: Civil Engineering, Bsc
COLLEGE/SCHOOL/FACULTY: School of Engineering and Applied Sciences
STATUS: Core
PROGRAMME TYPE: Undergraduate

Course Description

COURSE DESCRIPTION

The course introduces students to organization and management, theories of management, forms of ownership, organizational structure, purchasing and marketing management, personnel management, motivation, leadership and entrepreneurship.

 

COURSE JUSTIFICATION/RATIONALE

This course exposes students to companies' operations in a broad cultural and economic context, leadership and management, human resource management, organizing, and strategic management

 

LEARNING OBJECTIVES:

By the end of this course, the student should be able to:

·        Demonstrate competence in the field of organizational management and internal organization of companies required for managing an enterprise.

·        Acquire knowledge in the field of personnel management, motivation and leadership for developing managerial skills.

·        Gain knowledge for starting a small scale unit independently.

·        Acquire knowledge in purchasing, marketing and personnel management

 

LEARNING OUTCOMES

A student on completing this course is expected to:

·        Manage resources in an organization, company, industry or factory in the position of managers.

·        Practice motivational and leadership skills

·        Start a small scale unit independently