Course Details

MAN 254 Fundamentals of Management
2021-2022 Fall term information

The course is not open this term

Timing data are obtained using weekly schedule program tables. To make sure whether the course is cancelled or time-shifted for a specific week one should consult the supervisor and/or follow the announcements.

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Course Name Code Semester Theory
Credit ECTS
FUNDAMENTALS of MANAGEMENT MAN254 4th Semester 3 0 3 4
Course languageEnglish
Course typeMust 
Mode of DeliveryFace-to-Face 
Learning and teaching strategiesLecture
Problem Solving
Instructor (s)Dr. Eren MĘSKĘ AYDIN  
Course objectiveTo provide students with knowledge about management and management functions, management environment and basic management principles. 
Learning outcomes
  1. - To understand what is management
  2. - To learn basic principles to be applied in management decisions
  3. - To know management functions
  4. - To explain strategic management process
  5. - To establish a link between organizations? environment and strategies
  6. - To have basic informations related to business management
Course ContentManagement, principles of management, management approaches,management functions 
ReferencesStephen P. Robbins, Fundamentals of Management: Essential Consepts and Applications, Pearson and Prentice Hall 

Course outline weekly

Week 1Introduction to management, managers and organization
Week 2The Management Environment
Week 3Planning
Week 4Decision Making
Week 5Organizational Design
Week 6Mid-term Exam
Week 7Human Resources Management
Week 8Organizational Change and Its Management
Week 9Foundations of Individual and Group Behavior
Week 10Motivation
Week 11Leadership
Week 12Mid-term Exam
Week 13Communication
Week 14Control
Week 15Recitation
Week 16Final Exam

Assesment methods

Course activitiesNumberPercentage
Field activities00
Specific practical training00
Final exam145
Percentage of semester activities contributing grade succes1555
Percentage of final exam contributing grade succes145

Workload and ECTS calculation

Activities Number Duration (hour) Total Work Load
Course Duration (x14) 14 3 42
Laboratory 0 0 0
Specific practical training000
Field activities224
Study Hours Out of Class (Preliminary work, reinforcement, ect)12336
Presentation / Seminar Preparation000
Homework assignment000
Midterms (Study duration)2918
Final Exam (Study duration) 12020
Total Workload3137120

Matrix Of The Course Learning Outcomes Versus Program Outcomes

D.9. Key Learning OutcomesContrubition level*

*1 Lowest, 2 Low, 3 Average, 4 High, 5 Highest

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