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KATJOA14 Management and organizations I (literature) 5 ECTS
Period I Period II Period II Period IV
Language of instruction
Type or level of studies
Intermediate studies
Course unit descriptions in the curriculum
Degree Programme in Business Studies
Management and Organization
Faculty of Management

Learning outcomes

After completing the course, the student will have a broad understanding of the management field. The student is able to evaluate and analyse the challenges related to management and development of employees, organizations and business.


Riikka Tapaninaho, Teacher responsible


Numeric 1-5.

Evaluation criteria


Study materials

Exam on two books:

  1. Cole, G.A. & Kelly, P. (2011) Management theory and practice. 7th Edition. South Cengage Learning: Melbourne, pages: 4-337 (part one and two). 
  2. Prahalad, C.K. & Krishnan, M.S. (2008) The new age of innovation: driving created value through global networks. McGraw-Hill:New York. OR Hamel, G. 2012.  What Matters Now: How to Win in a World of Relentless Change, Ferocious Competition, and Unstoppable Innovation. Jossey-Bass. E-Book.

Further information

No registration for the course. The exam consists of essay questions about the books. Please, register for the electronic exam: https://tenttis.uta.fi