University of London
Explore Management Concepts through Metaphor and Music
University of London

Explore Management Concepts through Metaphor and Music

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Dr Amal El-Sawad

Instructor: Dr Amal El-Sawad

4.9

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There are 3 modules in this course

This week includes: management and organisational metaphors, musical management metaphors, classical management theory and the machine metaphor and McDonaldization.

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2 videos14 readings2 quizzes3 discussion prompts

This week includes: career metaphors, the concept of the McJob, the lived experience of work through the eyes and musical performances of workers.

What's included

1 video14 readings1 quiz3 discussion prompts

This week includes: music and its impact on productivity and motivation, company songs and corporate anthems, leadership and musical management metaphors.

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2 videos13 readings1 peer review4 discussion prompts

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4.5 (7 ratings)
Dr Amal El-Sawad
University of London
3 Courses5,140 learners

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