Organizations are complex and can be difficult to manage well, so managers need tools to help them better understand and deal with the many complexities and challenges associated with organizational life. In this course, you will learn theories, principles, and frameworks that will help you design more effective organizations.
About this Course
Skills you will gain
- Organizational Structure
- Knowledge of General Business Functions
- Organization Design
- Organizational Theory
- Strategic Management
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Syllabus - What you will learn from this course
MODULE 1: PURPOSE AND GOVERNANCE
MODULE 2: ORGANIZATIONAL STRUCTURE
MODULE 3: GROWTH AND ORGANIZATIONAL LIFE CYCLES
Module 4: EXTERNAL ENVIRONMENT
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- 4 stars18.05%
- 3 stars4.90%
- 2 stars1.61%
- 1 star0.64%
TOP REVIEWS FROM DESIGNING THE ORGANIZATION
This was my first Coursera and iMBA course and it was a great introduction to an MBA in my opinion. Lots of useful and revealing information about organizations.
Very interesting course. It gives solid foundations for understanding how organization are designed and how to adapt when external changes are faced. Recommended.
Watch the summary videos at the end of module four of managing the organization first, they provide great structure to attach your learning to.
This course is very well designed. It makes you think and understand the main ponder points you need to think about when designing or redesigning the organization.
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