Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
1302007722014MANAGEMENT PHILOSOPHYElective485
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle
Objectives of the Course
• To investgate the organizational structures of organizations • To investigate the cultural differences and evaluate their implications on organizations • To analyze tle leadership styles within the context of EU countries
Name of Lecturer(s)
PROF. DR. JÜLİDE KESKEN
Learning Outcomes
1To be able to evaluate the organizational structures
2To be able to evaluate the managerial culture, philosophy and basic values
3To be able to understand managerial dynamics in planning, organization, coordination and control activities.
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
This course aims to teach the organizational structures, dominant managerial culture, philosophy and core values
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1Management Philosophy Concept
2The Evolution of Management Philosophy
3Managerial Culture, Philosophy, Basic Values
4The Structure of Organizations
5The Management of Organizations and the Problems Faced During The Management Process
6The Leadership Styles That Are Effective in Organizations
7The importance of motivation in Organizations
8Midterm Exam
9The Managerial Dynamics of Organizations
10The importance of Planning in Organizations
11The importance of Organizing in Organizations
12The importance of Coordination in Organizations
13The Formation of Control Systems in Organizations
14The presentations regarding the subject
15The presentations regarding the subject
16Final Exam
Recommended or Required Reading
Kirkeby O. F., “Management Philosophy: A Radical-Normative Perspective”, Springer Verlag, (2000)
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
SUM0
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
SUM0
SUM0
Language of Instruction
Turkish
Work Placement(s)
None
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesNumberTime (hours)Total Work Load (hours)
Midterm Examination111
Final Examination111
Attending Lectures16348
Project Presentation6212
Self Study14114
Individual Study for Homework Problems14114
Individual Study for Mid term Examination10220
Individual Study for Final Examination20240
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)150
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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4
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9
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10
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* Contribution Level : 1 Very low 2 Low 3 Medium 4 High 5 Very High
 
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