MGT191 - Management II

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Subject Title
Management II

Subject Description
This course prepares students to evaluate and manage organizational assets to support strategic objectives within organizations.  The students are introduced to how value is created across the organization and how evidence-based decision-making models enable managers to apply the principles of management science to common management tasks and outcomes through the use of standardized frameworks.  The students undertake a detailed investigation of the four functions of management: planning, organizing, leading and controlling.

Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of this subject the student will be able to:

1. Describe planning, organizing, leading and controlling in each functional area within an organization. 
2. Examine how the needs of internal and external stakeholders contribute to the value creation process and inform business strategies.
3. Discuss the contribution of each internal functional area to value creation.
4. Interpret operational and tactical plans using accounting information, financial statements, and key business analytics.
5. Describe the role of the budgeting process in managing business objectives.
6. Recommend strategies to safeguard assets using principles of internal control.
7. Apply evidence-based decision making models to support human resource needs and common management tasks.
8. Identify the role and impact of labour relations and collective bargaining on the organization’s ability to manage the workplace.

Essential Employability Skills
Communicate clearly, concisely and correctly in the written, spoken and visual form that fulfils the purpose and meets the needs of the audience.

Respond to written, spoken, or visual messages in a manner that ensures effective communication.

Apply a systematic approach to solve problems.

Use a variety of thinking skills to anticipate and solve problems.

Analyze, evaluate, and apply relevant information from a variety of sources.

Show respect for diverse opinions, values, belief systems, and contributions of others.

Interact with others in groups or teams in ways that contribute to effective working relationships and the achievement of goals.

Manage the use of time and other resources to complete projects.

Take responsibility for one's own actions, decisions, and consequences.

Academic Integrity
Seneca upholds a learning community that values academic integrity, honesty, fairness, trust, respect, responsibility and courage. These values enhance Seneca's commitment to deliver high-quality education and teaching excellence, while supporting a positive learning environment. Ensure that you are aware of Seneca's Academic Integrity Policy which can be found at: http://www.senecacollege.ca/about/policies/academic-integrity-policy.html Review section 2 of the policy for details regarding approaches to supporting integrity. Section 2.3 and Appendix B of the policy describe various sanctions that can be applied, if there is suspected academic misconduct (e.g., contract cheating, cheating, falsification, impersonation or plagiarism).

Please visit the Academic Integrity website http://open2.senecac.on.ca/sites/academic-integrity/for-students to understand and learn more about how to prepare and submit work so that it supports academic integrity, and to avoid academic misconduct.

Discrimination/Harassment
All students and employees have the right to study and work in an environment that is free from discrimination and/or harassment. Language or activities that defeat this objective violate the College Policy on Discrimination/Harassment and shall not be tolerated. Information and assistance are available from the Student Conduct Office at student.conduct@senecacollege.ca.

Accommodation for Students with Disabilities
The College will provide reasonable accommodation to students with disabilities in order to promote academic success. If you require accommodation, contact the Counselling and Accessibility Services Office at ext. 22900 to initiate the process for documenting, assessing and implementing your individual accommodation needs.