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What you will learn

  • Explain the difference between managers and leaders

  • Describe the five functions of management

  • Use the SMART goal-setting technique

  • Understand the power of building a network

Skills you will gain

Management TheoryManagement StylesLeadershipManagement

Learner Career Outcomes

61%

started a new career after completing these courses

37%

got a tangible career benefit from this course

17%

got a pay increase or promotion
Shareable Certificate
Earn a Certificate upon completion
100% online
Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.
Course 7 of 10 in the
Flexible deadlines
Reset deadlines in accordance to your schedule.
Approx. 7 hours to complete
English

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University of California, Irvine

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

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Week
1

Week 1

3 hours to complete

Managers vs Leaders

3 hours to complete
9 videos (Total 88 min), 5 readings, 1 quiz
9 videos
1.2 The Manager's Role12m
1.3 Organizational Behavior10m
1.4 Lean10m
1.5 The Nine Wastes8m
1.6 Change and Transition10m
1.7 Behavior Change9m
1.8 Facilitating Change11m
1.9 Common Reactions to Change7m
5 readings
About this Course10m
Please Take this Survey10m
Lecture Slides10m
Leadership Tool Box10m
Lecture Slides10m
1 practice exercise
Review30m
Week
2

Week 2

1 hour to complete

Skills for Today's Manager

1 hour to complete
3 videos (Total 32 min), 2 readings, 1 quiz
3 videos
2.2 Management Functions 7m
2.3 The Fundamental Business Model18m
2 readings
Module 2 Lecture Slides10m
Suggested Readings10m
1 practice exercise
Review30m
Week
3

Week 3

1 hour to complete

Planning

1 hour to complete
4 videos (Total 30 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
4 videos
3.2 Goal Setting 6m
3.3 The Planning Process 5m
3.4 Planning Tools3m
1 reading
Module 3 Lecture Slides10m
1 practice exercise
Review30m
Week
4

Week 4

2 hours to complete

Management Styles and Networking

2 hours to complete
4 videos (Total 38 min), 3 readings, 1 quiz
4 videos
4.2 Leadership Styles9m
4.3 Control Process13m
4.4 Networking12m
3 readings
Module 4 Lecture Slides10m
Course Wrap-Up10m
End of Course Survey10m
1 practice exercise
Review30m

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