MG 352 Principles of Management
F2AA 2008 LC
BS Speech Communication/Organizational Mgmt (UT Austin)MBA University of Phoenix (Aviano AB,Italy)
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20 October 08 – 14 December 08
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Principles of Management examines the functions, activities and principles of leadership in business and other institutions. Philosophy, history, current practice and issues in leading, planning, organizing, and controlling organizations such as communication, motivation and interpersonal relations. Lecture, discussion and cases are used. 3:0:3
The classroom will be quite active, with students participating in a mix of large group discussions, small group activities, lecture, and solitary reflection. Even in formal assessment activities, I incorporate many modalities, including quizzes, presentations, and research papers involving both library and interview research. The student’s goal in is to improve their critical thinking skills and learn more about themselves as individuals.
Teaching is both a privilege and a responsibility. As the students’ guide, I believe it is important to understand their motivations for taking the class and their preferred method of learning. My role is to help students to find questions, not just answers, and to learn new ways of discovering knowledge.
Learning Outcomes: Core Learning Outcomes
Quizzes: 20% (20 points)
Core Assessment: 20% (20 points)
Final Exam: 30% (30 points)
Total: 100 points
70-79 points =C
60-69 points =D
Below 60 points =F
The course grade for students will be based on the overall average of homework and tests taken during the course in accordance with the weighting of the various requirements as stated in the syllabus.
All final exams in all School of Business and Management courses will be comprehensive and will be closed book and closed notes. They will constitute 30% of the total course grade and will not be a take-home exam. They will be completed during the test week in the period designated by the registrar or by the Proctor in the case online courses. If calculators are allowed, they will not be multifunctional electronic devices that include features such as: phones, cameras, instant messaging, pagers, and so forth. Electronic Computers will not be allowed on final exams unless an exception is made by the Dean of the School of Business and Management.
Classroom Rules of Conduct:
The instructor reserves the right to submit changes in the course assignments, and dates.
Academic Honesty:Academic integrity is the foundation of the academic community. Because each student has the primary responsibility for being academically honest, students are advised to read and understand all sections of this policy relating to standards of conduct and academic life. Park University 2008-2009 Undergraduate Catalog Page 87
Plagiarism:Plagiarism involves the use of quotations without quotation marks, the use of quotations without indication of the source, the use of another's idea without acknowledging the source, the submission of a paper, laboratory report, project, or class assignment (any portion of such) prepared by another person, or incorrect paraphrasing. Park University 2008-2009 Undergraduate Catalog Page 87
Attendance Policy:Instructors are required to maintain attendance records and to report absences via the online attendance reporting system.
Park University 2008-2009 Undergraduate Catalog Page 89-90
Disability Guidelines:Park University is committed to meeting the needs of all students that meet the criteria for special assistance. These guidelines are designed to supply directions to students concerning the information necessary to accomplish this goal. It is Park University's policy to comply fully with federal and state law, including Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, regarding students with disabilities. In the case of any inconsistency between these guidelines and federal and/or state law, the provisions of the law will apply. Additional information concerning Park University's policies and procedures related to disability can be found on the Park University web page: http://www.park.edu/disability .
Last Updated:9/28/2008 8:38:10 PM