Short Title:Principles of Business 2
Full Title:Principles of Business 2
Language of Instruction:English
Module Code:FNBS H1001
 
Credits: 5
Field of Study:Business & Administration
Module Delivered in 7 programme(s)
Reviewed By:Christine Nangle
Module Author:Caroline Tansey
Module Description:The purpose of this module is to give the student a fundamental grasp on the challenges that all managers face in an increasingly complex world. The module aims to be engaging and concise whilst communicating the most important contemporary concepts in management and business.
Learning Outcomes
On successful completion of this module the learner will be able to:
LO1 Appreciate contemporary management in an international setting.
LO2 Define and understand the concepts of society and sustainability in the modern world.
LO3 Construct the relevant strategies and tactics for dealing with and promoting diversity.
LO4 Comprehend the realities of the virtual office.
LO5 Develop an understanding of and appreciation for the role of social entrepreneurship in society.
LO6 Define creativity and gain an awareness of its importance and relationship with innovation & scepticism in organizations. .
 

Module Content & Assessment

Course Work
Assessment Type Assessment Description Outcome addressed % of total Assessment Date
Assignment This may be an individual or group assessment. Sample of practical skill application: Students will present a scenario where they shall demonstrate the concepts associated with contemporary management. Following is a sample scenario: Your manager has asked you to research the benefits and challenges associated with sustainable business practices. You must present your findings with recommendations to her. 1,2,3,4,5,6 30.00 Week 8
End of Module Formal Examination
Assessment Type Assessment Description Outcome addressed % of total Assessment Date
Formal Exam Students shall sit a formal examination. The exam paper will have 5 questions and students must answer 3. 1,2,3,4,5,6 70.00 End-of-Semester

TU Dublin – Tallaght Campus 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 In class lectures 3.00 Every Week 3.00
Independent Learning Independent research and study 6.00 Every Week 6.00
Total Weekly Learner Workload 9.00
Total Weekly Contact Hours 3.00
Workload: Part Time
Workload Type Workload Description Hours Frequency Average Weekly Learner Workload
Lecture In class lectures 2.00 Every Week 2.00
Independent Learning Independent research and study 7.00 Every Week 7.00
Total Weekly Learner Workload 9.00
Total Weekly Contact Hours 2.00
 

Module Resources

Required Book Resources
  • Stephen P. Robbins,Mary A. Coulter 2018, Management, Global Edition, 14th Edition Ed., Pearson Higher Education [ISBN: 1292215836]
Recommended Book Resources
  • Robbins, Coulter and De Cenzo 2017, Fundamentals of Management: Essential Concepts & Applications, 10th Ed Ed., Pearson
  • Samuel Certo & Trevis Certo 2016, Modern Managment: Concepts and Skills, 14th Ed Ed., Pearson
Recommended Article/Paper Resources
  • 2018 Supplements from appropriate media on relevant module content
  • 2018 Articles relevant to Contemporary Management
Other Resources
  • Digital Resources: Robbins & Coulter 2018, MyLab Support resources for text: Management Global Edition, Pearson
  • Digital Resources: Mylab Support resources for text: Certo & Certo 2016, Modern Management: Concepts and Skills
  • Digital Resources: MyLab Support resources for text: Robbins, Coulter & De Cenzo 2017, Fundamentals of Management: Essential Concepts and Skills
 

Module Delivered in

Programme Code Programme Semester Delivery
TA_BAACC_B Bachelor of Business (Honours) in Accounting & Finance 2 Mandatory
TA_BAMNG_B Bachelor of Business (Honours) in Management 2 Mandatory
TA_BITNL_B Bachelor of Business (Hons) International Business 2 Mandatory
TA_BAACC_D Bachelor of Business in Accounting & Finance 2 Mandatory
TA_BAMNG_D Bachelor of Business in Management 2 Mandatory
TA_BITNL_D Bachelor of Business International Business 2 Mandatory
TA_BADMN_C Higher Certificate in Business in Business Administration 2 Mandatory