Short Title:Business Management 2
Full Title:Business Management 2
Module Code:BMAN H1002
Credits: 5
Field of Study:Management and administration
Module Delivered in no programmes
Reviewed By:Raymond Keaney
Module Description:This module aims to provide students with a comprehensive overview of key management activities applicable to all industries. This knowledge provides the students with an insight into the demands placed on management in today’s dynamic work environment.
Learning Outcomes
On successful completion of this module the learner will be able to:
LO1 Identify and explain the activities of Human Resource Management and Industrial Relations.
LO2 Identify and Explain Emplyee Relations and discuss the key players involved.
LO3 Analyse the issues involved in Entrepreneurship and will be familiar with the practical requirements of a Feasibility study and a Business Plan.
LO4 Explore the issues facing business from an ethical context. To learn about the ethical responsibilities of companies in today's business environment.

Module Content & Assessment

IT Tallaght reserves the right to alter the nature and timings of assessment


Module Workload

Workload: Full Time
Workload Type Workload Description Hours Frequency Average Weekly Learner Workload
Lecture Class Based Instruction 3.00 Every Week 3.00
Independent Learning Projects / business reports / medial information 6.00 Every Week 6.00
Total Weekly Learner Workload 9.00
Total Weekly Contact Hours 3.00
This module has no Part Time workload.

Module Resources

Required Book Resources
  • Tiernan, S., & Morley, M.J., 2013, Modern Management: Theory and Practice for Irish Students, 4th Ed., Gill and Macmillan Dublin
  • Kinicki & Williams 2013, Management: A practical Introduction., 6th Ed., McGraw Hill International New York
Recommended Book Resources
  • David Boddy with Steve Patton 2010, Management; An Introduction, 5th Ed., Financial Times/ Prentice Hall
  • Tim Hannigan 2008, Management Concepts and Practices, 5th Ed., Financial TImes Prentice Hall UK
  • Henry McClave 2008 2008, Communication for Business, 4th Ed., Gill and Macmillan Ireland
This module does not have any article/paper resources
Other Resources
  • DVD / Video: DVDs, Case Studies and other online resources.
  • Sunday Business Post: Sunday Business Post 2102, Sunday Business Post
  • Electronic Library Journals: ITT Dublin LibraryWARC / Business Source Complete / Emerald
  • Electronic Library Journals: Irish Times Online - Business Section
  • Electronic Library Journals: New York Times Business Section