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MGC1010 - Managing people and organisations

6 points, SCA Band 2, 0.125 EFTSL

Undergraduate Faculty of Business and Economics

Leader: Dr Elizabeth Prior Jonson and Dr Jan Schapper


Clayton First semester 2007 (Day)
Clayton Second semester 2007 (Day)


This unit examines the nature of managerial work in organisations; theories of management; the management of people as individuals and groups; the importance of leadership and motivation; the principles by which change is introduced into organisations; and the key factors in the organisation's environment that impact on the work of managers and the organisations.


The learning objectives of this unit are to:


Written assignments of 1500 words (15%) and 2500 words (25%)
Tutorial participation: 10%
Examination (2 hours): 50%

Contact hours

Three hours of class contact.


MGF1010, MGW1010