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2021-2022 Catalog 
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BA 258 - Principles of Management

5 credits

READ 090 ENGL 095  or instructor permission.

A study of leadership and executive behavior and how to develop a successful leadership style. Employee motivation, managerial environment, planning, controlling, and organizing are also studied. A “systems” approach to management is emphasized.

Theory Hours
5 theory hours.

Vocational Program Course
Vocational program course.

AA General Elective
May be used as a general elective in the AA degree.

Course Outcomes
  • Understand the challenges of today’s managers and identify the skills and characteristics of a successful manager
  • Explain the importance of teamwork and how to lead a team to higher productivity
  • Understand how to utilize plans and controls
  • Describe guidelines for making decisions and thinking creatively
  • Identify ways managers can communicate, motivate, and discipline employees
  • Gain the skills to become a better manager

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