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Syllabus 2018-19 - 14411010 - Business Administration (Administración de empresas)

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DEGREE: Grado en Ingeniería química industrial (14411010)
FACULTY: SCHOOL OF ENGINEERING OF LINARES

DEGREE: Grado en Ingeniería eléctrica (14711001)
FACULTY: SCHOOL OF ENGINEERING OF LINARES

DEGREE: Grado en Ingeniería mecánica (14611001)
FACULTY: SCHOOL OF ENGINEERING OF LINARES

DEGREE: Doble grado en Ingeniería eléctrica e Ingeniería química industrial (14911001)
FACULTY: SCHOOL OF ENGINEERING OF LINARES

DEGREE: Doble grado en Ingeniería eléctrica e Ingeniería mecánica (14811001)
FACULTY: SCHOOL OF ENGINEERING OF LINARES

ACADEMIC YEAR: 2018-19
SYLLABUS
1. COURSE BASIC INFORMATION
NAME: Business Administration
CODE: 14411010 (*) ACADEMIC YEAR: 2018-19
LANGUAGE: English LEVEL: 1
ECTS CREDITS: 6.0 YEAR: 1 SEMESTER: SC
 
2. LECTURER BASIC INFORMATION
NAME: NÚÑEZ-CACHO UTRILLA, PEDRO VICTOR
DEPARTMENT: U136 - ORG. DE EMPRESAS, MÁRKETING Y SOCIOLOGÍA
FIELD OF STUDY: 650 - ORGANIZACIÓN DE EMPRESAS
OFFICE NO.: D - 157 E-MAIL: pnunez@ujaen.es P: 953648602
WEBSITE: www.ujaen.es
LANGUAGE: - LEVEL: 1
 
NAME: MOYANO FUENTES, JOSÉ
DEPARTMENT: U136 - ORG. DE EMPRESAS, MÁRKETING Y SOCIOLOGÍA
FIELD OF STUDY: 650 - ORGANIZACIÓN DE EMPRESAS
OFFICE NO.: D - 155 E-MAIL: jmoyano@ujaen.es P: 953-648571
WEBSITE: -
LANGUAGE: - LEVEL: 1
 
3. CONTENT DESCRIPTION

The ultimate objective of this course is to provide students with the basic knowledge and skills needed to become an intermediate manager in a company in the industrial sector.

Overall, students, after having studied this course will be able to:

- Understand the concept of the enterprise as a system and analyse the functioning of the enterprise from the subsystems within it.
- Understand the nature of managerial work.
- Analyze the efficiency of the decisions related to the operations management.
- Implement the scheduling production techniques.
- Recognize the importance of quality as a key management variable.
- Evaluate the profitability of an investment.
- Identify preferable funding sources consistent with the investment to be undertaken.

. Understand how calculte the statistical process control and know how interpret a quality situation

4. COURSE DESCRIPTION AND TEACHING METHODOLOGY

Lecture (Theory)

30

Hours per week

Lecture (Practice):

30

Hours per week

 

   

Homework:

90

Hours per week

Students with special educational needs should contact the Student Attention Service (Servicio de Atención y Ayudas al Estudiante) in order to receive the appropriate academic support

5. ASSESSMENT METHODOLOGY

Practical and theoretical exam together with solved cases and academically driven activities

6. BOOKLIST
MAIN BOOKLIST:
  • The management of strategy : concept and cases. Edition: 10th ed.. Author: Ireland, R. Duane. Publisher: Mason (Ohio) : Thomson South-Western, [2011]  (Library)
ADDITIONAL BOOKLIST:
  • Production and operations management systems [Recurso electrónico]. Edition: -. Author: Gupta, Sushil (Business scholar). Publisher: Boca Raton, FL : CRC Press, c2014  (Library)
  • The handbook for quality management [Recurso electrónico] : a complete guide to operational excellen. Edition: 2nd ed. Author: Pyzdek, Thomas. Publisher: New York : McGraw-Hill, c2013  (Library)
  • Theory of strategic management : with cases. Edition: 10th ed. Author: Jones, Gareth R. Publisher: [Mason, Ohio] : South-Western Cengage Learning, cop. 2013  (Library)
  • Introducción a la administración de empresas. Edition: 6ª ed.. Author: -. Publisher: Madrid : Thomson-Civitas, 2008.  (Library)