|Prerequisites for Module|
To have passed the relevant first year modules or equivalent.
Aims of Module
To demonstrate knowledge of the operational functions of organisations through application of strategic objectives.
Learning Outcomes for Module
On completion of this module, students are expected to be able to:
||Analyse and evaluate the principles of organisational functions within the business environment.|
||Apply knowledge and understanding of an organisation.|
||Demonstrate the ability to effectively communicate an understanding of operational interactions within the management functions of an organisation.|
Indicative Module Content
Finance, Marketing, Human Resources, Information Systems, Operations Management, Ethics.
Indicative Student Workload
|Virtual lectures, tutorials and activities||5|
|Directed research and reading||25|
|Private study||30||Mode of Delivery|
The mode of delivery is Distance Learning - with a focus on the use of interactive online activities such as forums and chat rooms.
||Learning Outcomes Assessed|
|Component 1 ||1,2,3|
Component one consists of coursework.
|1.||CAMERON, S., 2008. The business student's handbook. 4th ed. Harlow: Pearson Education. |
|2.||CREME, P. and LEA, M.R., 2008. Writing at university: a guide for students. 3rd ed. Maidenhead: Open University Press.|
|3.||WORTHINGTON, I. and BRITTON, C., 2006. The business environment. 5th ed. Harlow: FT Prentice Hall.|