Organisation and Management
Course code
old course code
Course title in Estonian
Organisatsioon ja juhtimine
Course title in English
Organisation and Management
ECTS credits
Assessment form
lecturer of 2022/2023 Autumn semester
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lecturer of 2022/2023 Spring semester
lecturer not assigned
Course aims
The objective of the course is to provide an overview of organizational and managerial studies in order to enable the students to comprehend the terminology, aspects of the field, and methods, as well as to work independently with respective literature.
Brief description of the course
The history of management. Organizational environment. Planning. Organizing. Organizational structure. Configurations: machine bureaucracy, professional bureaucracy, division structure, adhocracy. Types of managers, decision process and organizational pathologies. Motivating and leadership. Organizational culture and types of culture. Power and politics in organizations.
Learning outcomes in the course
Upon completing the course the student:
The student comprehends the terminology of organizations and management;
Ability to read respective literature in Estonian and English;
Ability to solve easier exercises and case studies independently.
Birgit Vallmüür