The course covers key issues of crucial importance for understanding the challenges facing today’s managers and firms. The course highlights various management perspectives and focuses on the human aspects of organizing, project management, change, and the strategy processes. It is an intellectually challenging course for students, who are required to demonstrate their abilities across various management areas as they complete the courses. 1. Perspectives on strategy, 7.5 hp/credits 2. People – the human side of organizing, 7.5 hp/credits 3. Project management, 7.5 hp/credits 4. Strategizing - planning and processes, 7.5 hp/credits
This is a course at Master's level in a MSc-degree at Umeå University. The course can also be included in study programmes in Business Administration and Economics at Umeå School of Business and Economics.
Courses in Business Administration (75 credits) At Basic level (A-level) and Intermediate level (B-level) a minimum of 60 credits in Management, Marketing, Accounting and Finance courses. At the C-level (Bachelor), a minimum 15 credits.
Proficiency in English equivalent to Swedish upper secondary course English B
Applicants in some programs at Umeå University have guaranteed admission to this course. The number of places for a single course may therefore be limited.
Application and Tuition fees
As a citizen of a country outside the European Union (EU), the European Economic Area (EEA) or Switzerland, you are required to pay application and tuition fees for studies at Umeå University.