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MGW1010 - Managing people and organisations

6 points, SCA Band 2, 0.125 EFTSL

Undergraduate Faculty of Business and Economics

Leader: Wendy Webber


Berwick First semester 2007 (Day)
Berwick Second semester 2007 (Day)
Gippsland First semester 2007 (Day)
Gippsland First semester 2007 (Off-campus)
Gippsland Second semester 2007 (Off-campus)
Gippsland Summer semester A 2007 (Off-campus)
Hong Kong First semester 2007 (Off-campus)
Malaysia First semester 2007 (Day)
Malaysia Second semester 2007 (Day)
Malaysia Summer semester A 2007 (Day)
Peninsula First semester 2007 (Day)
Peninsula Second semester 2007 (Day)
Singapore First semester 2007 (Off-campus)
Singapore Summer semester A 2007 (Off-campus)
South Africa First semester 2007 (Day)
South Africa Second semester 2007 (Day)


On completion of this unit students should have an understanding of: the nature of managerial work in organisations; theories of management and their historical development; the management of people as individuals and groups; the importance of leadership and motivation; the principles by which change is introduced into organisations; the key factors in the organisation's environment that impact on how managers and organisations work.


The learning objectives of this unit are to:


On-campus: Two written assignments: 40%
Tutorial participation: 10%
Examination (2 hours): 50% Off-campus: Two written assignments: 50%
Examination (2 hours): 50%

Contact hours

3 hours class contact


MGC1010, MGF1010